demo demo  /ˈdɛ moʊ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a visual presentation showing how something works
  2. (v) give an exhibition of to an interested audience

Usage(s):

  1. Next he did the demo, and afterward he signed autographs for about 250 fans.
  2. I saw a demo of this a couple of weeks ago, and I gotta say, it's impressive.
  3. Though the demo was short and shoddily made, Katsuragi was mesmerized by the then 19-year-old prodigy's presence.

News

  1. Batman: Arkham Origins Gameplay Demo

    IGN has uploaded and interview and demo for the Batman: Arkham City sequel, Batman: Arkham Origins . The new game premiered this week at E3. You’ll get a ton of footage and information here on the third installment of Batman: Arkham Saga . The game takes place on Christmas Eve and features Black Mask as the chief heavy. He has put a price on Batman’s head and the world's greatest assassins are ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Mania

  2. Demo Europe Hits Russia — and Start-ups Have To Beg

    judgecorp writes "The Demo VC funding event has hit Europe (Moscow, specifically), and it is very clear that start-ups in Europe have to compete hard for any venture capital. In its 20 year history in Silicon Valley, Demo is famous for highlighting subsequent success stories such as Netscape, Skype and Salesforce.com. Demo Europe began with a venture capitalist waxing lyrical on how the shortage ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Slashdot

  3. FinCapDev $100K Demo Day Judges Announced

    The Financial Capability Development Competition has announced the judges for the FinCapDev $100K Demo Day to whom Finalist Teams will present and demo their innovative, market-ready mobile apps that will help consumers control and shape their financial futures and provide better access to financial services.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. Duke, the former Klan leader, posted an essay on his Web site in June titled, "Obama Wins Demo Nomination: A Black Flag for White America."
    on Aug 8, 2008 By: David Duke Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. In an interview with MTV Italy, Gallagher said: "We've been demo-ing some songs that we've had about, that we've had for a bit. Just doing that, on the quiet, not making a big fuss about it." "After Christmas we might go in the studio and...
    on Nov 19, 2009 By: Liam Gallagher Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  3. "It supports this freemium idea," he added. "It gets around this horrible concept of demos. Anyone out there who thinks a demo is a good idea is crazy. It's never a good idea, because demos are usually done at the end of a game and they...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Peter Molyneux Source: Videogamer.com

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