Google, GoDaddy and the HTTPS Conundrum

I like to stay active on this blog, and I love the constant tinkering on WordPress (right from identifying which plugins to install to customizing the theme). This is one of the main reasons I am able to blog on a┬áregularish basis. Obviously, since it’s a content driven site, the bulk of my traffic comes […]

Net Neutrality or Why I have picked up Tor

The recent Net Neutrality debate has me scared. The very notion that the internet (which has always been considered as a free medium) needs to be regulated and controlled by a select few gives me the creeps. India has been always pro for regulation, and this has resulted in fewer scams, but take the Telecom […]

Life without Google – Gives me the heebie jeebies!

For all the awesome things that Google does, there are always concerns about privacy, data sharing and access to insane personal information. So much so that there is an interesting site out there in the blue nothing – One Day without Google. This got me thinking. As a collective, we criticize the Search Giant so […]

Are Interstitial Ads “successful” due to fat-fingers?

Folks who have worked in launching mobile marketing campaigns would be familiar with the term Interstitial Ads. What are Interstitial Ads? Those pesky ads which take up the entire screen space in the middle of an app or a website. Yes, the ones which block the content underneath and make you click on the small […]