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Brexit to an outsider 0

Sure, EU will be a weaker world power without GB. Maybe, GB will probably end up opening its borders without having a say in EU policy. Maybe there will be a lot of financial turmoil too in the next couple of years. And it is too bad that the people who will have to live Read more…


ICICI, ACT – Customer Service Woes 0

Warning – long post, rant. Two occasions recently when customer service let me down. Both companies to which I have been loyal for a number of years. ICICI Bank – A cancelled transaction cost me Rs. 5000 in credit card charges. Yes, no typo. The merchant (international) refunded in full, but apparently ICICI has a Read more…


Things I want to build 0

Cellphone attachment to use a standard tripod with it. Wrist band cum indicator which blinks when you raise your hand (for cycling). Any of the many hacks on hackaday.com A super steady cycle mount for my flip




Check that to-do item out 0

So i’ve been hobbling the past few days. Which is an indirect reference that I finished my first full marathon at Auroville on 12th feb. The official certificates are out and my time says 4hrs 38minutes. And, i’m not happy about it at all (with my performance that day). Over the last 4 months, the Read more…


Stocktaking 1

I think I failed in achieving all three big personal goals I put for myself last year –Mastering Spanish – I started off well with my friend Marissa helping me out with grammar, etc. I try to keep up these using the audio books i’d downloaded and by keeping my default FB and CS websites Read more…