Get rid of Mosquitoes – The Modern Way!

It is hell. My city – Cochin, also called the commercial capital of Kerala, is fast becoming the capital for advanced breeding of mosquitoes. These things are smart as far as I can see, they have survived the worst of human attempts to eradicate them, growing immune to most repellents. There is no such thing […]

FREE Broadband Access with Airtel

Enjoy Airtel Broadband now with unlimited download limits and speeds more than 512kbps. And I mean FREE as in “Freedom”. The other day while aimlessly surfing the web, I came across a forum which discussed about Airtel Broadband Services. It contained a topic by a user in which he asks i know that the login […]

Adsense TOS Updated – Do no Evil?…hmm…

Adsense updated their TOS [Terms Of Service] with a few changes that shows how much they hate competition! Competitive Ads and Services In order to prevent user confusion, we do not permit Google ads or search boxes to be published on websites that also contain other ads or services formatted to use the same layout […]

Orkut Tip – Unban a member

The other day I was banned from my company community on Orkut due to some misunderstanding with the owner. When the issue was solved, the owner was at a loss on how to unban me and get me back to the community. After gooogling for a while I found this important post in Devil’s Workshop […]

Guru – The movie review

Production Directed by Mani Ratnam, who has written the script with Suhasini Mani Ratnam and Vijay Krishna Acharya. Shooting for the film took place in Turkey and Badami, Karnataka, as well as in Chennai and Madurai, Tamil Nadu. The music is composed by A.R. Rahman, with lyrics by Gulzar. Cinematography for the film is handled […]

5.2 lakh SMSes in a month!

5.2 lakhs or half a million is the number of SMSes sent by a Indian on his quest to enter into the Guinness Books. Sounds crazy? It sure did to me! That is some way to spend a whole month. The guy – Deepak Sharma. The Operator – Airtel. The Phone – Nokia 6600. It […]

How to Access Orkut from mobile?

Few days ago, I was kind of disappointed when I found that Orkut is not accessible on my mobile phone. The problem is the same with rediffmail too. They use javascript which the Opera Mobile and the built-in browsers are not able to decipher. Recently, I found this link which allows you to access your […]

Invite yourself to Yahoo! Beta

If you have not got into the new Yahoo! Mail Beta yet, now is the best time to do it. It is a very hip and rocking mail client, very different from anything provided by anyone. Here is a cool tip to get your self into the new beta with a little bit of hacking.;-)This […]

Must Have Plugins for Firefox:2006

As we near the end of another year in the 21st Century, I thought it is the right time to publish a set of must have plugins for the best browser ever – Firefox. 1. Adblock: This essential plug-in helps in blocking unwanted advertisments from displaying in the web pages you visit.You can use filters […]

Paid Surveys – Easy Money, Well, almost!

Believe it or not. There are companies out there who are willing to pay you, to know what you think about their products/services which range from video games to painkillers. Answering surveys can be a fun way to earn some extra cash. Most surveys are short and last about 20-25 minutes for which the payout […]