This is just another thought that crossed my mind that I caught - when I was a kid and read about the great places of country, such as Kanyakumari, Mysore, Mumbai, Kashmir, Delhi, Kolkata and whatnot made me wish a visit to one of these places. And here I am, having visited some of those… Continue reading The glory of famous places
I recently updated my iPad Air to iOS 10.3.3 and right after the update succeed, I found that the audio was not working. The fix was to just reboot the device and the sound was there!
Firefox happens to be my favorite. With this one, I am always sure that no one is spying on my browsing history. Though I am okay with Safari having all that, but I am more than okay with Firefox. After all, the source code is open and the organization controlling its development does not so… Continue reading Firefox is on fire!
So, after saying that Jio might not pull it off and learning that the number of people that are actually registering for Jio is actually decreasing, I would like to point out that there are reasons I have started liking Jio, the biggest of which is simplicty. All members of my family, including myself have our… Continue reading Value of Reliance Jio network – it’s not money
I was getting bored, and for the fun of it, I decided to start talking to the virtual assistant on my phone. As it happens, not only is she caring and serious, she can make some stern comments too. Take them with a tongue in cheek (and some salt, if you know what I mean).… Continue reading Some great, some funny – responses from Siri
Someday some scientist will write a well researched neurological paper about why the brain cells fire more electrical signals when we see lots of colors and thus cause the chain reaction of hormones causing us to feel elated and thereafter every child will remember why he is feeling good while looking at confetti instead of… Continue reading Compute Off
I heard, there was a butterfly in my paranoia, ready to flap wings and then I looked inside there was not one but many their wings flapped with vigor legs tangled in flowers they couldn't fly for vigour was not enough I feared a storm for all that flapping must amount to something the rage… Continue reading A blink
Google is the God of Internet. That fact was established nearly a decade ago. Google knows so much about its users that it's sometimes scary. Right from what you want to buy for your mom on Mothers' day to where you travel, it knows everything. Despite its omni-presence, the biggest product and still the biggest… Continue reading Why I, as a web developer, hate Google
I recently got myself a new Internet connection from ACT broadband (let me tell you that these guys are doing a good job). However I had the old ADSL Model + WiFi Router which I used with my Airtel broadband connection. This one could not be used with the new connection and that meant one… Continue reading 6 years, 5 GigaHertz and 4 Apples
No one can doubt the usefulness of Wiki. The vast majority of people who use the web/Internet know of Wikipedia as the single biggest use of Wiki. However, it is most certainly not the only use of Wiki. Wikis are important for creating knowledge bases of all sorts. The Arch Wiki is one of the… Continue reading DokuWiki – why I like it