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October 2014

Linux GUI is equally appreciated if not even more than Windows

Xfce graphical user interface (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) To be honest, I have noticed less complaints about Linux desktops compared to the desk…

China to Upgrade all PCs to Ubuntu Kylin by 2020

Tux, the Linux penguin (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) China have announced a new time frame in which they will move to a new operating system. It w…

Jealous Personality of my Class

Ever came across a friend who is always sticking up with you in every occasion ? Getting too attached? I'm having dispute with one such person w…

Excitement or Nervousness ?

Today marks the 2nd successful day of performing practicals for my mini project. Two days back, I was assigned a group of 4 members including myself…

Tim Cook comes out proud: "I am Gay"

Very happy that Tim has made this announcement. Personally, I would have thought it would be a great "One More Thing" but... hopefully t…

Twitter and IBM Form Global Partnership to Transform Enterprise Decisions

Twitter and IBM ( NYSE : IBM ) today announced a landmark partnership that will help transform how businesses and institutions understand their…

Little Moments of Happiness can make you feel Better

Emotions associated with happiness (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) You know these rare moments when everything is just great? It can happen at any…

My Conspiracy Theory

I always have a reverse conspiracy theory , that nobody on earth is in control of anything secretive. Nobody is in constant knowledge of the goin…

Breaking Up is totally normal, you know ?

I think about this every time someone shares their story about getting dumped. Without context, usually people side with the person who got dump…

Thank you Blogger for giving me this Oppurtunity

Thanks for giving me a chance to interact with people about the things I love the most and topics I think about a lot but normally cannot talk a…

Contact is the most accurate sci-fi movie till date

Cover of Contact The most scientifically accurate science fiction film has to be " Contact ". It gives perhaps the most plausible …

No advancement in Technology to cure Cancer

English: Cancer cells photographed by camera attached to microscope in time-lapse manner. (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) No matter how much we boast…

A Story of a Rock that Glows & Screams

There is a rock sitting in the direct center of Antarctica. Eventually a scientist will spot it, because it is glowing green and is constantly scr…

Linux transition from Older Pc to Newer One

EasyBCD (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) When I bought a new laptop, the first thing i did was to figure out installing linux. I thought it was simila…

Computer Revolution will help us Evolve in future

Conflict Resolution in Human Evolution I believe that once our computers are smarter than us, it's only a matter of time before we are able…

Ideas Worth Sharing: Gaming

Dragon Ball: Advanced Adventure (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) I was playing FIFA a while back and started having these crazy, funny ideas for gam…

An Apple a Day keeps Doctor Away

You know the saying "an apple a day keeps the doctor away"? Well its a lie. Eating apples is why people get sick, so then they go to th…

Emergence of Cell Phone Spying

Mobile phone evolution  One of the most clever things about that late 1990s (1999?) was its foresight. The snoops saw that a large number o…

Google is not What it Seems ! : Assange

The article talks about how Google uses its influence to help DC representatives- higher up advisers and officials for the Whitehouse- get access …

Grades are valued more than Knowledge

The sad thing going around is that I'm pretty sure grades are more valued than knowledge that and networking. The doors networking with people o…

Technological Progress is Bad

Smartphones are rapidly increasing in popularity. I don't necessarily mind them, they are good when you're bored outside of home. It's w…

A Soldiers rant

A soldier rants rhetorically about risking his ass while weapons contractors get stinking rich and risk nothing. NOTE: He rants along with a hard ro…

Just another day In College

Today again, no classes. I was looking forward to learn something new after a week of holidays. Apparently there's another issue in our college.…

Why should You Update Kernel ?

Every kernel update includes several bug fixes, security fixes...ok maybe some regressions too, but usually bug fixes and security patches are mor…

Dad gifted me an HP laptop

I had not anticipated that I'd get a laptop before the 1st semester of my final year. This came to me as a surprise. We went to reliance digit…