This actually took place in the recently held #Future Conference, in Kochi, where Nandu Nilenkani's said that Indians may be poor economically but have become data rich with the help of Aadhar and UPI, and can now sell or barter their info to get economic benefits. Wow!
This post is not a personal shouting board towards Mark or any of the other Social Media Platforms. Nor is it a promotional platform for Julian. Hey, without them, I would not be getting this across. Apologies, if I have offended anybody!
“A person who is happy is not happy, because everything is right in his life. He is happy because his attitude towards everything in his life is right.” — Sundar Pichai, Google Inc. CEO
The New Patanjali Substitute For Viagra... Don't use Viagra or Cialis, Instead, concentrate and do it through Yoga...and it shall rise to the occasion! In other words, where there is a Will-ie, there is a Way! The Willie-Whanker-Aasana ! (No offense to Ms. Shetty or Ramdev Guruji) Have a good day!
That age old dilemma of what to tip in an unfamiliar country is solved for you with the below travel guide to tipping. Once you are armed with your new found tipping savvy, head off to our great locations to try it out. Essentially, a tip is given based on the level of service an … Continue reading A Travel Guide to Tipping
Matt Cutt’s blog is one of the few blogs that I religiously check every morning.. Most people in my field have surely heard of Matt… and it’s terrible to hear that he lost his wife last week (RIP)…. This fortnight has largely been dreadful… it has brought a lot of us down to earth… Am … Continue reading You Think That You Have Enough Time
Translation is a lot funnier than you thought. I can say that for sure, as my wife is in a professional translator, who is into transliteration, and subtitling of movies etc., Besides, my father in law, has translated over 30 odd books. To add to my worries, my knowledge of the local language is something … Continue reading The Funny Side Of Translation
This dissertation given by an Arizona Physics student, has appeared quite a number of times on the net. Being a Physicist, I felt that this student's dissertation was one of the best ways to describe Thermodynamics to any freshman struggling with Physics. In fact, this is an actual answer turned in by a student, in … Continue reading Is Hell Exothermic Or Endothermic
When Bob Dylan sang “Forever Young” in the early ’70s, he did so in the context of a prayer for a newborn child. Then there came an entirely different version by Alphaville in 1984, having the same title. They turned that quest for eternal youth into a first-person plea. Formed in 1982, in Münster, Germany, … Continue reading Forever Young
Time Magazine did an article on breastfeeding in May 2012, the now-infamous cover-shot of Jamie Lynn Grumlet nursing her three plus-year-old son. The mother and child both standing and gazing solemnly at the camera. Obviously, the first thought that would have come into your mind would have been… "What friggin’ misogynistic hell is this?" The … Continue reading Cut The Baloney, I Just Want It Smooth
A blast from the past… Leonard Cohen dies…. and, Donald Trump gets elected…. “Analyzing”… we have no choice, but to support elected leaders for their full term or, it will reflect on us, the people, and the cuntry...whether it's Dump or Moodi...it means the same… (Crap coming out of the hole… in local parlance or … Continue reading I Am Your Man
Babe, the Psycho has got me now... And, am talking to myself. Babe, the Psycho has got me now... And, I don’t know what I’m writing now. Yeah, the Psycho has got me... Yeah, the Psycho has got me... Babe, I'm in trouble again... And, I can't break free. The Psycho, his little guitars, they … Continue reading The Psycho Has Got Me Now
I have done a lot of things that I regret, but I have certainly paid for my mistakes. I have tried to make amends whenever possible, so that I am no longer burdened by guilt. You have to continuously ask for forgiveness, until you feel that you are really doing good, and doing right for … Continue reading The Itch
Today, as religion emerges as the main source of murderous violence around the world… and the human mind is beginning to lose its ethics, moral codes, rules, excuses and justifications and begun to "hijack events" and misinterpret them as self-created, psychologically referred to as the 'illusion of control'. Unfortunately, it is such that the complexities … Continue reading Sugar Hot Iced Tea