Archive for the ‘References’ 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 [...]

This was posted under category: Amazement, Internet, Moods, Opinion, References

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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Email forwards .. and Hoaxes ..

Wednesday, November 5, 2008 0:10 2 Comments

Forwarding emails is a part of our lives. If sending emails could generate money, the email forward business would be one of the biggest in the world. I know I am talking like Donald Trump, but cannot help, I am an ardent fan of the man! Anyway, this post is not about Mr. Trump or [...]

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The £50 expresso !

Thursday, October 30, 2008 11:21 No Comments

I wonder who was the first one ever to try processing and consuming something like this! I’m sure he/she was not out looking for this. Having said that, I wonder wtf he was up to when he accidentally made this discovery ??!! No one knows that what is passing through me has previously passed through [...]

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