Archive for the ‘Amazement’ Category

The “business” cycle

Tuesday, August 25, 2009 22:58 No Comments

I recently stumbled upon a startup, Fonolo – a web-app that lets you skip the phone menus when calling large companies. The need for this kind of an application is completely understandable in a place like US where you have to wait for 15-20 minutes to get to a human being when you call the [...]

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When mis-information makes money..

Wednesday, February 4, 2009 8:00 No Comments

Stock investors are information-hungry because it is the percolation of information in the system that can make or break your wealth. But this incident displays that life is not too bad for mis-informed investors either!

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A must read article for my generation

Saturday, November 8, 2008 1:05 No Comments

I believe this article comes the closest to echoing what 20-something cricket-lovers have in their heart at the present moment. Sachin Tendulkar spoilt us. He commanded that we sit in front of the television sets. He ensured we got late with homework, he took care of our lunch-break discussions. He was not all that much [...]

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Hired or Fired?

Friday, October 10, 2008 18:09 No Comments

“You’re fired !! “ “You’re hired !!” Do these phrases sound familiar? If the answer is yes, then you are most likely one of the two: A fan of Donald Trump‘s The Apprentice. Related to finance industry. Donald Trump made these words (hired and fired) somewhat common in my life, but at the end of [...]

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My encounters with 19

Thursday, June 1, 2006 14:08 3 Comments

This is real interesting.. when you keep encountering a number again and again in life, you tend to associate yourself with it. That number becomes “your” “lucky number”. My case is a no different.. but interesting. The number 19 has a good association with me. Well its not that often that i encounter this number, [...]

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