Vikram's "Muse"

“And this one thing is what gives the confidence, however out of place this confidence might seem, to be absolutely unworried about the permanence of this bond. How can you somehow lose your reflection?” - Vikram

Emerald Baby

I tried Zooomr a long time ago but it never stuck. I hold a pro account on Flickr - and that was the most I did with photos. I decided to try Zooomr again, and was surpised that they didn't offer an easy way to move from flickr (unless I ...

Not to say the scientists are any less..

...smarter than the undergrads that is. Groundbreaking (old) news from CalTech, Caltech Laboratory Animals Discover Secret to Life, the Universe, and Everything Taking the campus completely by surprise, physicists at the California Institute of Technology announced today that a pair of white mice from one of the biology laboratories has discovered the ...

The Disappearing Penny

I am back in India for a short while - and while waiting for the power to come back on so I can get some more work done I decided to clean up my personal email. And as always, I found another testament to my claim that we were all ...

Creative India

Since the time when I use to bunk school to go watch TV (one government channel really, but it did carry cricket!) at neighbour's houses I was never let down by the amount of creativity displayed in Indian advertisements. I always look forward to watching a bit of tv when ...

June 6th 2010
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Hacked By GeNErAL

Hacked By GeNErAL
May 22nd 2010
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The propensity to dream…

The sun broke out of the clouds then, and it filled the world with sunshine. A few small earthern lamps had filled a boy's hearts with hope in a dilapidated temple decades back. The same brightness and warmth now pervaded the hearts of everyone magnified - from the boy to ...
May 14th 2010
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Things I overheard from myself: Cosmetic Testing

I understand the reasoning behind why animal testing needed to be banned. A question that popped in my head this morning was - if animal testing is gone, what is the alternative? How do cosmetic (and other) manufacturers test to make sure their product does not have short and long ...
May 14th 2010
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Things I overheard from myself…

I like thinking. Except when things at work keep me insanely busy to the point of exhausting every mental pore - I love thinking. In the shower, under warm covers, driving along green tinged roads and even while waiting for certain meetings to end, I am constantly thinking. Intensity might ...
June 11th 2009
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Instant Translations in Bing

The Bing instant answer feature powered by Microsoft Translator went live yesterday. I wanted to highlight some tips and caveats. On availability: This has currently been rolled out to all English and Spanish speaking markets. Other language markets will follow shortly. You get the instant answer if your to: ...

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