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Thursday, 28 August 2008

Latest Microsoft browser challenges Google

Microsoft released a web browser on Wednesday that includes a feature that could affect the advertising model of internet rivals such as Google.

Why don’t they teach like this???

Seriously…Someone show this to Gopi! Had he taught like this, life would have been soooo much better!

Monday, 25 August 2008

untitled document

This is probably the best ‘untitled document’ page I’ve come across till now. Have a look. Warning - Not suited for people below 18 years of age!

Friday, 22 August 2008

We Are Here: The Pale Blue Dot

“We are only a fraction of this dot”. There’s something that you feel when you know how special it feels to be on this Earth and our place in this vast lifeless world. Try and listen to the words said in the video.

Al-Qa’eda threatened by cucumbers!

I think US forces should bomb areas where the Al-Qaeda is prominent with cucumbers. The women will be happy, and the men, humiliated by the slur on their manhood, will be too demoralised to fight. History could refer to this, then, as The Cucumber Wars. [via IndiaUncut]

Think the Unthinkable

A brilliant article by Vir Sanghvi - asking the Indian govt to finally get rid of the Kashmir problem.

Saturday, 9 August 2008

Across The Universe

If you in a mood for a musical movie, a fan of the Beatles songs, at 60/70’s lover with a modern touch, go ahead and watch this movie. The imagery, costumes and adaptations of the songs is surely commendable.

Thursday, 7 August 2008

Culture Shock: The Rat Temple (Part 1)

Check out parts 1-4 of the pilot. Its a very interesting series, and wikipedia says the pilot is currently being developed for a 13 episode series. Hope we get to see that soon.

And this is the kind of stuff I like to do when I travel.

Tuesday, 5 August 2008

In between the bread, witness a radical joint venture

Not really surprised at the two-facedness of Shiv Sena, though am really looking forward to the McD Vada Pav!

Monday, 4 August 2008

Anil Ambani to take over Newcastle United FC

Finally an Indian jumping into Football Clubs. Interesting.

Friday, 1 August 2008

A Qik from new technology

“What if there had been Qik-enabled cell phones during the Burma protests a few months ago? Snap your fingers and it’s there on whatever channel.” What a great technology! Man I can already think of a thousand situations where I could have used such a thing during my exchange!

Depp to be next Batman villain?

I am so looking forward to seeing Johhny Depp as the the Riddler. He would be perfect. Also rumored is Robin’s entry in the next movie. I just hope that doesn’t happen though.

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