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Consumer Complacence is just as bad as B...

We often hear stories about many once successful corporations losing their market positions, their customer loyalty and decline at a precipitous rate, eventually going bankrupt or being swallowed by one of their newer competitors. There could be many factors that may push companies towards this state of affairs. Sudden changes in consumer habits, emergence of […]

Deep Thinking : Garry Kasparov

I have had the pleasure of reading this seminal book by world chess champion Garry Kasparov. As the name makes it obvious, this book was  mainly about Kasparov’s two matches with IBM Deep Blue  supercomputer. As the reigning world champion at the time, Kasparov was the man to beat for intelligent machines to prove that […]

Time for the southern states to rise up ...

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”The honeymoon is finally over for Modi”][vc_column_text]For four long years the entire southern India has endured Modi’s step-motherly treatment in terms of allocation of funds and infrastructure projects, and his heavy handed use of justice system as a tool to inflict political vendetta on regional leaders. Over these four years, South has received fewer […]

Testing Oracle DRM Webservices with Soap...

Oracle Data Relationship Manager ships with a robust webservice API which can be used to develop customised screens and workflows uisng Java. However, one of the first steps before embarking on that process is to deploy the DRM Webservice API onto Oracle Weblogic application server. Oracle have provided a very good tutorial on how to […]

If the real world were like India’s cong

If the real world were anything like the dynastic congress part of India, fools will be running the world, idiots would be in charge of universities, and thieves be policing the streets. Merit or talent would have no standing except for one’s birth.

Kingsman 2 : The Golden Circle — A refre

I haven’t written a movie review in a very long time because, let’s face it, there isn’t a movie worth reviewing. Amidst the constant stream of superhero franchises churning up the same old shitty formulaic action films year after year, and the sappy Oscar bait movies from time to time, Hollywood has bored me to […]

New scam using iSelect Insurance.

Hi everyone, very embarrassed to admit that I fell for a very simple fraud from online scammers. Its not even for a get rich or too good to be true scams. The beauty of the scam was the simplicity of the scam. It all started with a simple phone call from someone claiming to be […]

India, don’t fall for drugs!! They are n

As India is getting wealthier, it is starting to see problems once confined to the west. Notable among them is alcoholism, and even worse drug addiction. It has become fashionable to do drugs, and kids are falling for this nasty demon because of peer pressure and bad influence from pop culture.   Let’s hope the […]