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July 2014

Spreading the Goodness in Me

I want to bring a positive outcome from the people whom I've touched (emotionally) in all my life. I have this urge right now, of spreading what…

Movie Review: The Expendables 3

Finished downloading movie ' The Expendables 3 ' (Pirated Copy). It was still awesome. But this part maybe an underachiever . Why …

An Urge to Change our Education System

I'm a final year student who pretty much hates the way I'm taught in College just like every other College/UG Student . Nowadays there…

Science Channel Confusing People with Unproven Alien Encounters

I am a firm believer of science and it angers me that a concept yet to be proven true would have its own TV show on the Science Channels. I underst…

Making Money on College TextBooks

Buy all your college textbooks with cash, hold onto the receipt. Go back into bookstore with your receipt, and pick up another copy of all of the…

Attention all Readers.

There will be no barbecue at my house rather it'll be held at city bowling club. Sometimes blunt is better. Are you with a small business? bec…

Israel holds the key to Peaceful Solution

Everyone is different. No two people are the same, and it is therefore ignorant to pass judgment on any group as a whole, or base your opinion …

Why Developing Android Apps is Difficult ?

So you're the new kid on the block trying to get your hands on Android Application Development ? If you're developing apps as an hobby t…

Smartphone User Interfaces Are Getting Bad.

Ever thought like the older versions of apps seemed much more simpler & clutter free than the present day User Interfaces that are coming i…

Tailoring everything for Smartphones

Today I updated Firefox for Linux, the new UI design changes reminded me of how much I despise the modern design trend of tailoring every…

Every Girl is the Same

I won't tell if I'm being serious here or just fooling around myself. I leave it upto you to decide. Every girl that I've encountered …

Do you still believe blood is blue ?

I bet a lot of people said this, but I'll say it anyway. My teacher taught me blood was blue until it hit air. I didn't argue the point …

Open Access

Virtual Government, governed by all. Online voting and open and free access to all information, with elected moderators. Just like standard governme…

Life is all about Perception

Life is like waking up one day to find yourself in a movie where you try to tell everyone they aren't actors but still they all go about belie…

The Fermi Paradox

Our planet has been around for (approx) 4.5 billion years. In that span of time, Earth has gone from a complete lack of life to the society th…

Weirdest thing that happened to me

This incident happened when I was in my sophomore year of graduation. As usual I was getting ready to go to college. Mom had put breakfast & m…

Closing my facebook account

Due to privacy reasons, I'm closing my facebook account permanently. Today Mark Zuckerberg made $2 billion of which pretty much everything is a…

Technology Advancement in 21st century

Technology is not a linear curve. Its exponential. These advancements may or may not be exponential, in the long run, it's not clear yet. …

Why is Chrome the most preferred web browser ?

Chrome has the benefit of being a Google product and Google has one of the fastest DNS services in the world. DNS is like the Internet-equivale…

High School Drama

When I was in high school there was this girl who was terribly mean to my friends. We didn't really interact at all but I just didn't lik…

Promed - Program for Monitoring Emerging Diseases

It is an Internet-based reporting system dedicated to rapid global dissemination of information on outbreaks of infectious diseases and acute expo…

I hate Wed & Thursday Period.

I have often disagreed with the standard and ever-popular "I hate Mondays" rhetoric. It is understandable that the first day back to work…

Gate 2015: Should I or Should I Not ?

This month (july) has almost come to an end, aspirants & attendees of Gate Exam 2015 have already started taking coaching classes for their pref…

Israel's treatment of Palestinians is unjust

Israel occupies and forces Palestinians to live in The West Bank and The Gaza Strip against their wishes. They are forced to live in terrible …

Evolution of Good Morning

My Mom and I used to say goodbye to one another in the morning by saying, "Have a good day!" It first evolved into, " Ab a good day…

Hamas deserves to die

Anyone that joins an organization devoted to racial genocide that is perpetuating a war against civilian targets deserves to die. This is absolut…

Being Aware makes us something

All the little things are cool. Coffee, spring mornings, croissants, falling in love and feeling the wind in your hair. Gotta love it. But the best …

At Some Point in Future

"Some day soon, perhaps in forty years, there will be no one alive who has ever known me. That's when I will be truly dead - when I exis…

What I've learned so far

One of the most important lessons I've learned in my 21 years of existence is the lesson of self love and self worth. You have to love yoursel…

In few years from now, every household will have these

Growing up in the third world is very difficult. I had the opportunity to see a very big change since the 90's. I've seen basic electro…

Is US clamping corporate rights ?

Earlier today ArsTechnica published an article ' Obama administration says the world’s servers are ours '. Basically the article states …

Learning in College

learning (Photo credit: Anne Davis 773 ) I came into college with such passion. I thought I was going to actually learn, strive, and excel my m…

GTA is Playable

I've seen people complain about GTA, 'how violent it is?', the swearing, blood and the weapons. But the only people who think it&…

I'm snob about Computers

I have an unfortunate tendency to look down on people if they have a default background, use Internet Explorer, et cetera. I also look down on peo…

Privacy is Important

Privacy has less to do with logic and more to do with ethics and society. The feeling for the need to have privacy has its root in fear of others…

Its Raining

This time of year, rain just moves the dirt/salt/chemical onto the road or on the footpath. I hate rain, the idea of getting wet and heavy and then …

Movie Review - Transformers Age of Extinction

Cover of Mark Wahlberg This movie has been hyped too much among TF series lovers. I mean I liked the transformers movie until the 2nd part. Afte…

Not want to go to Sleep but will go to Sleep

Can you believe a person sitting in front of his pc, staring, typing , tweeting stuff ? Firstly when i was writing this blog post, i was having a …

Foss is an Idealogy

People tend to try to sway others to their beliefs. Some go too far; others do not. I advocate for Linux based on its technical …

Religion is the worst creation of this world

I really don't care what people have to believe in, in order to get through life. It's when they try to force what they think on to other…

Last conscious thought of the universe.

Last conscious thought of the universe. ~10 80 years from now. We were unsuccessful in overcoming the laws of thermodynamics . Entro…

We still laugh over this Compliment

I wouldn't call it the best, but it was definitely the strangest/most hysterical. My close buddy has a girlfriend who is notorious for being …

Israels Iron Dome

The article ( Isreals - Palestinians Iron Dome ) itself hardly touches on the technical merits of the missile system. It mentions how …

Internet's Own Boy taken down from Youtube based on bogus DMCA Claims

When the DMCA laws were first proposed, there was supposed to be a penalty for making a false claim. Obviously this needs to be re-visited. Aut…

Schrodinger's Cat

Day after day, week after week, people on the Internet in general use Schrodinger's Cat to mean "something that may be one thing or ano…

Dear Printer, Will You Please talk to me ?

Listen, babe. I know you're going through a lot of things right now, what with all the errors, and just being installed, and all that, but we…

Citizen of Internet

I have been using the Internet 8hrs+ a day for the last 10 years a larger part of my life then anything else, ....I grew up on-line I am a citi…

CISA has been approved by Senate Intelligence Committee

Previously #SOPA , #PIPA , #CISPA , CISPA v2, now #CISA ...? This is absurd ! Do we have another #privacy killing law ? http://t.co/B0PickUCAe …

Mens Right

I believe that men should be allowed to wear shorts in any workplace that a woman is allowed to wear a skirt . With the temperatures scorching…

IBM Bets $3B That the Silicon Microchip Is Becoming Obsolete

I really hope graphene and tri-gate transistors are in the future. It looks pretty promising so far. Especially since IBM was looking into graphe…

Day 5 at the College

Day 5:  Something things don't change and same goes for people too. The habit of leaving something that is incorporated in our minds is diffi…

Horrible Joke

So a rapist , a masochist , a pyromaniac , a necrophile , a sadist, a pedophile , and a zoophile are all standing in a jail cell . The rapist say…

Why has India never qualified for the FIFA WorldCup ?

2014 FIFA World Cup I used to play football in my high school, that was it. After high school I never got time to play football. And on the…

Bra vs Ger; Most tweeted Game

The FIFA World Cup has just helped Twitter break its own record, again. The dramatic Brazil vs Germany semi-final match last night scored a wh…

The Next Big Programming Language You’ve Never Heard Of

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Coming back to my Senses

I remember the first time we met, I fell in love with you that instant. I know after our initial meeting I called you, texted you , fb'ed you ma…

Mom's advice on 1st day of my College

Recently I finished my Pre-final year exams, today was the first day of my 4th year under graduation course. So on the morning of my first day …

Browse Anonmyously using Firefox

Firefox with the following extensions enabled can provide an anonymous way to browse the Internet: Permit Cookies (works with FF 8.0 but mus…

Alchohism: Is it a disease ?

I'm not really surprised that this question keeps popping up so much. Classify alcoholism whatever you want. It is what it is a crippling deb…

Collection of must watch Documentaries

Internet Archive (Photo credit: blmurch ) Included in this post are some of the documentaries that have received huge appreciation from pe…

Random Acts of Kindness

The Random Acts of Kindness Barnstar may be awarded to those that show a pattern of going the extra mile to be nice, without being asked. (Photo…

My family has no sense of privacy

Everyone in my family is a  f**king uncivilised gossiping animal with no filter or respect for the basic concept of privacy. Then again, I don&#…

Nuclear Weapons are keeping us together

This image was selected as a picture of the week on the Malay Wikipedia for the 44th week, 2009. (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) World wouldn't h…

Dreams are noises in our Head

Brain met (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) Why do we sleep? Because our brains run on electricity , and need to recharge. The brain is a ton of li…

Water Scarcity

Česky: Pitná voda - kohoutek Español: Agua potable (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) Every glass of water we drink is quite the blessing indeed. Somet…

Exams should be Open Book

Exam (Photo credit: albertogp123 ) I don't see how tests as they now represent how well you are in a subject. All you have to do is …

Maybe a Relationship

Its been over 2 years since my first breakup with a girl whom I met in my college. We are no longer together & we don't even talk, NO not e…

Humanity Serves No Greater Purpose

I think humanity as a whole will always show egoistical characteristics and since most people will choose for themselves instead of the greater …

Giving Power to thoughts

Your thoughts are simply something you perceive, like the sounds you hear and the things you see with your eyes. Start seeing your thoughts as jus…

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward Documentary

Zeitgeist: Moving Forward (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) A Futurist engineer, Jacque Fresco , inspires a global grassroots movement (currently in …

I don't believe in Astral Projections

The Astral Sleep - by Jeroen van Valkenburg (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) I remember hearing about a study were researchers were trying to find …

Micheal Bay deserves more credit for his Artistic Creativity

People are extremely quick to dismiss Bay's films as dumb action flick full of explosions and running action sequences. Well its true that h…

Morality come from Society

Morality arises from society wherever individual and general interests collide. Guided by the desire to maintain and foster society, morals are va…