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July 2016

Ideas to Improve your Life

I've been wanting to write down these ideas for awhile in the hopes that someone else might find them useful. I certainly do not intend these …

Positive Vibes for Rio Olympics

I am usually pretty stoked about Olympics, looking forward to this one especially.  Slightly off topic but the sentiment has been so negat…

Tesla Gigafactory Unveiled

A joint effort between Tesla and Panasonic, the Gigafactory is a $5 billion project that will create the world's premier battery manufactur…

Bodhi 4.0.0 to be released in September

Image Credit: Oxtechnix.com Based on the latest technologies and software updates from the Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus) operating system, …

International Tiger Day

Image Credit: Greenpeace It’s ‪‎International Tiger Day‬ today and I'd like to say something chirpy and cheerful like 'Happy Internati…

Amazon Profits rise to $857 million

Amazon Sees profits in Sales, Credit: Google Images. Amazon posted a profit of $857 million, or $1.78 a share, on revenue of $30.1 million. - S…

AMD to release entry level Graphic Card Soon

Radeon (Photo credit: Wikipedia ) Back in May, AMD unveiled its Radeon RX480 , which became the cheapest VR-capable graphics card available. The…

Samsung sold 70 million Units beating Apple

Image Credit: The Verge Samsung had the best SoC of it's year, UFS handily beating all other Android offerings, the best display, the actu…

Wonder Woman Trailer is Out

I can safely say I am pumped. Ok, yeah there is another year to wait but I feel like enough was shown to get a good idea of what the movie is ab…

Casual Conversation with him

Had the following conversation with a guy I went to high school with: Him: "Hey, what does 'redundant' mean?" Me: "It mean…

Motorola can't commit to monthly security updates

Quality assurance of the security patches is definitely important; I don't think anyone is going to want an update on their phone if it will ma…

A Tribute to former President of India

Former President of Republic of India Abdul KALAM, a great man with greatest vision, lead a very exemplary life,he did so much for his nation, …

Pokemon Thoughts

Palms are sweaty Level's weak Ball is heavy He's force quitting the app already... Mom's spaghetti He's angry but the game keeps hi…

FreeType 2.7 Bringing DirectWrite/ClearType-Like Rendering -- Much Better Looking Fonts On Linux

FreeType 2.7.0 will be shipping with the v40 TrueType instructions interpreter enabled by default. This interpreter is going to "finally brings…

India plans on going Electric for its Public Transport

India’s transport Minister visits Tesla, offers up land for factory in the country. @GangsOfGtown Given high local demand, a Gigafactory i…

Pale Blue Dot

Mr Robot - Season 1 Recap

USA's Mr. Robot quickly became a TV series that everyone was talking about. If you haven't seen the first season, or need a quick refres…

Pokemon Go: Good or Bad ?

Photo Credit: IGN Its great that people are having fun with Pokemon! Good to see a huge amount of people getting into AR gaming. But the mechani…

The 'Bing' hate

Whenever i use bing by accident, i always give it a chance. Many things I don't remember the long hyperlink for, i know how to find it with g…

View of Earth from Moon

Apollo 15 View of Earth from Moon

The future of Microsoft

For over a decade I have been following MS complete their One Windows vision. From conception to completion. Now that its here, I was thinking, what…

Get Signal, Get Privacy

Think end to end encryption should be on by default? Get Signal .  Available for iOS and Android . It's like iMessage for Android, handles r…

Soon Linux will not longer support 32-bit architecture

AMD and Intel released the first 64-bit CPUs for consumers back in 2003 and 2004 . Now, more than a decade later, Linux distributions are looking…