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April 2018

Live fast, die Young ?

For the sake of philosophical conversation, why is it the best of us are always leaving us too soon?  I feel like the death of a friend or lo…

Amazon unveils In-Car Delivery

New Bezos scheme opens up vehicles as drop-off points. The world's largest online retailer is rolling the program out in 37 U.S. cities fo…

Venom: Official Trailer Review

Venom has always been my favourite villain from the Spider-Man universe because he’s the anti Spider-Man. Definitely not hating on this movie …

Apple releases iOS 11.3.1 with 3rd party display & bug fixes

Apple has released a new software update for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. iOS 11.3.1 is likely a bug fix update to the iOS 11.3 software update…

Track Migratory Birds Online, In Near Real Time

Cornell's BirdCast site gets an upgrade that bird-watchers will love. Bird watchers may soon experience an entirely new way to enjoy their …

An Interesting reply from Amazon to one of its Users on Twitter

The world is full of amazing people and interesting things happening every day. Thanks to social media, we are being fed with a hearty laugh al…

Smartphones are great Supplement for PC’s, not Replacements

Am I the only one tiring of how increasingly people seem to think they no longer need a computer because " my phone is enough ." No it is N…

Introducing Microsoft Azure Sphere

Microsoft just unveiled a mostly open source, embedded Arm SoC design with a custom Linux kernel. Microsoft’s Azure Sphere announcement was surprisi…

Freedom of Speech exists for Constructive Criticism

I feel like soap-boxing on this subject since I have been dwelling on it quite a bit and it is evermore relevant in these times. For me the con…

Apple sells user information too, just not directly.

Apple claims to protect user privacy unless the law compels them, but I’m going to argue against that. I’m going to argue that Apple’s stance on pr…

How to use Flatpak on Ubuntu

Universal packages are the way of the future. Don't be limited to only snaps on Ubuntu. Flatpak was developed by the Free Desktop Project and off…

China to build new giant panda breeding centre in East China

Technorati Tags: Panda , China China has announced plans to build a new giant panda research and breeding centre in the eastern city Hangzhou, which …

Depression is a Disease

Depression is a disease that should be taken seriously, no doubt. A quick way to shut a criticizer of drug-users up is to bring up the fact that…

Open Live Writer Review

An independent group of volunteers within Microsoft has successfully open sourced and forked Windows Live Writer. The fork is called Open Live Writer…

Ready Player One Movie Review

As I was watching this movie, I couldn't help but think of a number of isekai anime (i.e. KonoSuba, Re: Zero, Overlord, etc.), mainly because ma…

AIB has been an Utter trash off late

AIB used to be a pinnacle of social commentary and pushed the boundaries of political comedy in India. Before AIB very few did what they were doing a…

Ex-ASG Indira Jaising's NGO suspended for 6 months for alleged FCRA violation

Back in 2016 their FCRA license was cancelled because of fishy accounting. Source -  FCRA licence of Indira Jaising’s NGO Lawyers Collective can…

Chrome Is Scanning Files on Your Computer

Last year, Google announced some upgrades to Chrome, by far the world’s most used browser—and the one security pros often recommend. The compa…

Holding Facebook Accountable

It’s been a tough year for Facebook. The social networking juggernaut found itself engulfed by controversies over fake news, electoral interfere…

Social Media has become Politically Extreme

Politics is just about a part of every platform nowadays. I mean every platform. It has even found its way into sports, which I thought was darn…

In the wake of #deletefacebook, the grand movement towards FOSS

In the wake of #DeleteFacebook , it's become clear that a grand movement towards FLOSS (Free/Libre and Open Source Software) is a necessi…