May 2013

Where’s My Show?

For the last two days, I’ve been trying to book tickets for The Hangover Part III from Bookmyshow.com. The theater is just two kilometers away from my house, but being the lazy fellow that I am, I always prefer booking online. However,… Continue Reading →

Windows 8.1 Preview Around The Corner

Gone are the days of the service packs; Microsoft is now issuing major updates to Windows by means of….well, an update. Windows 8 will get a major update in the form of Windows 8.1, due to be released “later this… Continue Reading →

Flipkart Decides To Shut Down Flyte MP3 Store

A few days back, I was a bit surprised to notice that the Flyte MP3 category was missing on Flipkart’s home page. It was accessible through the “Music, Movies and Posters” category, but the prominent “Flyte” category was gone. The… Continue Reading →

Hapi Burthde, WordPress

WordPress turned 10 years old yesterday. The once unknown blogging platform is today one of the world’s leading content management systems (CMS), and it apparently powers 18% of the world’s websites. That’s an impressive statistic by any measure. The open-source nature… Continue Reading →

An Update On Book Crossing

A year ago, I discovered Book Crossing.com. I was immediately enthralled by the concept, and was eager to see it in action. In June 2012, I introduced the concept to my new classmates. As expected, they weren’t too enthusiastic about… Continue Reading →

Six Years of IPL

Well finally, the season is over. Under heavy fire for allegations of spot fixing, the IPL has come to an end today, with its final match seeming to raise suspicions of fixing (on twitter of course!) yet again. Of course… Continue Reading →

Simulation Gaming At Its Best

Today I played a game that was released nearly four years back, and which has earned the reputation of being one of the bestselling video games ever – The Sims 3. More specifically, I played the recently released expansion pack, The Sims… Continue Reading →

The Killer Summer

An hour ago there was a news flash that around 130 people had died in the state today, due to sunstroke. And in the newspaper today was a story of a student who died while traveling in a bus from Warangal… Continue Reading →

Reboot, PC

A few days ago I started thinking about a small experiment in upgrading my old PC. And today, that experiment ended. (I’m too lazy for long experiments, okay?) The additional 1GB of RAM gave my PC enough boost to work… Continue Reading →

It *WAS* A Good Idea

Owning my very own laptop was a long-pending dream, which got fulfilled in 2010, when I bought my very own netbook. It was not a full-fledged laptop, but it looked like one, did almost everything that a regular laptop did… Continue Reading →

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