Monthly Archives: February 2010


Traveling shraveling 0

So I did my first official Half Marathon. My timing was ok for a first timer, but I SO wanted to finish in under 2hrs. I totally underestimated the humidity and was tired right at the end of the first km itself. Nevermind, I’m still sticking with my aim of finishing a full marathon before Read more…


Reading update 0

Finished – The White Tiger – Aravind Adiga Abandoned – The Glassblower’s Breath – Sunetra Gupta (couldn’t get past the first couple of pages – too descriptive and too many references to people/authors/whoever I didn’t know) Still reading – Dune – Frank Herbert, Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy Omnibus – Douglas Adams


Reading update 0

Finished (still 50 pages left, but abandoning) – The Martyrdom of Man – Currently reading (again) – Dune – Frank Herbert Hitchiker’s guide to the galaxy (the entire series) – Douglas Adams


How to fix a broken Western Digital Passport external hard drive 0

Ok, so I was answering a question on the Hyderabad startups forum and thought this might be useful to many others. I not-so-recently had my external hard drive stop working – it wasn’t getting detected on any of the laptops at home. I was quite worried because it had all my pictures from the past Read more…