Tag: News

  • Correlation is not causation

    Porn companies know their audience well. So they were braced when, on Friday 3rd March 2017, their traffic began to nosedive. That weekend, Nintendo released its new Switch console, a highly-anticipated event in the gaming world. Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide had pre-ordered the Switch to arrive that day, and by the end of… via […]

  • India Bandh, A waste of time and money

    The entire nation was in uproar with the recent price hike in petrol prices. A 10% hike essentially meant that suddenly the 14 litres of petrol I bought with INR 1000 would be reduced to 13. Agreed, that the uproar seemed to be fueled by the opposition party, but hey, that’s why they are there […]

  • Johnny Walker Budget

    Well, the Budget is out and the Hon. Fin. Min. (HFM … no, not the magazine) has finished his speech. I was going over the salient points and realized that the budget does not do anything great for the country or the economy. An additional Service tax … iffy … yay! more money for the […]

  • The Blue Nothing Digest

    The internet is virtually an infinite source of inspiration, great news, stupidity and entertainment. I thought that I might share some gems which are either relevant to me, or which I think you might find interesting. It’s been a month that I have been a father of two, oh, we are going to name him […]

  • World Champions!

    World Champions!

    It’s Diwali in Mumbai. I can hear to the fireworks still going on … as Dhoni and the Indian team is getting prepared for lifting the world cup. Cricket is a religion in India, and you could see it today as many Indians in the stadium were praying during the last few tense moments. The […]

  • Happy New Year!

    Wishing you all a very happy and prosperous new year! May you do awesome work instead of making up useless resolutions, may your work be noticed by every one that matters and may all of us get more energy and inspiration to do great stuff!! PS – incidentally today also is the date 1/1/11 and […]

  • Adobe and Apple: The feeling is mutual

    I was on Google Suggest, and it’s wonderful what little insights you can get on how and what are people searching for – go figure!