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January 2015

Bill Gates Likes Indian Food

Yesterday on Reddit, Bill Gates had his 3rd AMA(Ask me anything) event. There were many questions regarding Gate's Foundation, current challenge…

Unity 4.6.2 is out, added Support for IOS 64-bit

In October, Apple announced that all new app submissions have to support 64-bit ARM starting February 1st 2015. Unity have tackled this issue by i…

Reading Movie Review Helps

I decide if I want to see a movie based on what it's about and who is in it. There are some actors that I'll watch in anything, and there …

RPO Hyderabad Sucks on many Levels

I was appalled by the way the Regional Passport Office Hyderabad works, which is now shifted to Secundrabad. People who have no knowledge would ge…

Linux makers release patch to thwart new 'Ghost' cyber threat

The previously undisclosed vulnerability, dubbed "Ghost," is deemed critical because attackers could exploit it to covertly gain comple…

Wi-Fi rolling out in Kolkata

With a multitude of restaurants, offices and clubs, the area is expected to have heavy usage once the service is rolled out, initially free of cha…

Rahul Cries over Modi's Appearance

Congress made lot of promises like we will end corruption, but they looted india in 2g, commonwealth, coalscam etc. Atleast we are happy modi is not…

Google got Stagnant ?

Google is hardly making a move to be the second, if anything they're regressing on that front, and is only making a move to be the third in Ameri…

My thoughts on Free Speech

We can all stand in solidarity with Charlie Hebdo and still believe in censorship or not. Washington Post seems to be jealous of Huffington Post&…

Bodhi Linux Returns after 1 Year

Bodhi Linux with Sky Theme (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) Last year the developer behind Bodhi Linux distro confirmed that he will end development …

Learning the Basics of Programming: Python

I haven't had the time to learn this in a formal way. So Today I took up the Initiative to really learn it conceptually + hands on using the cou…

Linus Torvalds Interview about niceness in Open Source

not really sure !! I totally understand what Linus is saying, and I agree 100% that ideas should be attacked and defended in an open arena where…

One of those projects

I've been meddling with a project for over 2 days. Actually I'm thinking of building an online community for my college, being my last sem…

Internet of Things (IOT) surpassed $2 billion in Business

The Internet of things is on track to be a $71 billion industry by 2018 . A future where your refrigerator knows when you’re out of milk and your …

Movie 'BlackHat' an anti-hacking Propaganda ?

I saw the trailer. I am going to enjoy the hell out of it, but it sure looks like anti-hacking propaganda, well in line with all the "hackers…

Reddit Co-Founder Urges to Voice your Opinions Today

In an attempt to over throw FCC's rule on Net Neutrality. Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian urged all the redditors to voice their opinion on Net…

We Owe Everything to Black Holes

I'm completely fascinated by black holes and especially super-massive black holes.  The fact that not even our greatest minds are able to…

Primtwv Redirect Virus

Primtwv.com is created to interfere with innocent computer users' browsing activities and cause browser hijacking. If users' computers get…

How to Install Firefox 35 in Linux ?

Mozilla recently introduced Firefox Hello , the first global communications system built directly into a browser to help make things easier. …

A lot of free software available on the Internet is not Free at all

Now you might be thinking that I must be out of my mind? But the very definition of free has changed. Today, there are sites like Download.com or …

Movie Review - 'Expelled'

High School teenage Drama about a student, who gets expelled for his notorious Intelligent Extra Circular Activities at school (so to put it). Wh…

The Interview By Kim Jong Un

Comedy movie 'The Interview' by Seth Rogen which was released during Christmas has seen widespread talks about the movie & in particul…

Our Universe has no Center

From our vantage point, the Universe is expanding and cooling, with all but a few of the closest galaxies receding from our view. In fact, the far…

Finding Happiness in our 20's

During Freshers Party As teenagers we tend to look around and notice that the adults in our lives have made several mistakes that we consider…

Quote attributed to Socrates around 400 BC

Kids have always been kids, adults have always been exasperated by them.  There's Even a quote attributed to Socrates which follows... "…

Evolution of Texting

There was a time when messages were just a simple, short pieces of Information used to convey a message. For example consider this: Hello Hie…

Samsung CES 2015 Press Conference

Year 2014 can be labelled as Samsung's Year, the company has seen great success among its wide range of products from Mobile Smartphones to En…

Today we read about Death

"Death is nothing to us. When we exist, death is not; and when death exists, we are not." - Epicurus. “I do not fear death. I had been …

LG CES Live press Conference

Was watching LG Live news press conference where they unveiled 3 no... make that 4, four products... 1) Lg Flex 2 Smartphone 2) LG double door R…

Movie Review: 'Time Lapse'

Director -: Bradley King Casting In Movie -: Danielle Panabaker, Matt O’Leary, George Finn Released Year -: 2014 Country From -: USA Language …

The Left & Right Parties

I say this as a non American who doesn't identify with either parties in US. Both democrats and republications are the same party. Different…

Japanese Student Kidnapped and Gang Raped In India

Image for Illustration Purpose A 22-year-old Japanese student was kidnapped and gang raped for nearly three weeks during a Buddhist pilgrimage…

Counting Down to 1st Feb

Temporarly down because MPAA/RIAA/etc are above the law. 3 weeks ago, police raided one of their major data centers in Sweden. When they raided…

Is Blogger in for a long run ?

Is Google actually working on its Blogger platform ? I keep asking myself this question more often. There has been no features development for over …

An Anonymous Blog

I've been thinking of creating another blog where I won't disclose my name or credentials, anything that'd give me away. Just feeling ki…

How physics in India is different from the World's ?

Talk about unreal, the carnage on Indian roads is far worse than this.

Happy New Year folks

January, February, March, April, May. The first five months are A-OK. June and July, August, September, How many summers can you remember? …