After the grand success of its Redmi Note 3, Xiaomi has launched its much awaited Redmi Note 4 here in India today just a while back from now. It will be available in three versions – 4 GB – 64… Read moreRedmi Note 4 – 4 GB RAM, 64 GB ROM Launched @ Rs. 12,999
A few days ago OneMint was attacked, and embarrassingly enough someone or some machine had simply guessed my password. I now know that this wouldn’t be too hard as it would have taken a desktop PC just 3 days to… Read moreA practical way of generating strong and unique passwords
There is nothing more frustrating in MS Excel and Google Spreadsheets than their inability to recognize a pattern in referenced cells. For example, if you type 1, 3, 5 and 7 in four cells and then drag them down, Excel… Read moreHow to skip rows in an Excel formula?
I’m a fairly heavy user of Ola Cabs and Uber; I really like their service, and often feel that they are currently under pricing and making a loss to gain a lead on each other in the taxi aggregator business. This is… Read moreOla and Uber: Win – Win For Everyone
Ever since Airtel launched the ‘Airtel Zero‘ program, there has been a lot of anger against this program by netizens, and the anger is not going unnoticed either. In fact, Flipkart which was one of the partners of the Airtel Zero… Read moreNet Neutrality in India
Cricket World Cup 2015 has started with a big bang for India. India have beaten its biggest sporting rival Pakistan by 76 runs. It seems that Pakistan cricket team require some kind of commando training before they can even think… Read moreCricket World Cup 2015 Schedule – How to Add it to Google Calendar
I had reviewed “How to Fail at Almost Everything and Still Win Big: Kind of the Story of My Life” written by Dilbert creator Scott Adams a few months ago, and one of the key ideas in that book was working… Read moreSystems versus Goals: There’s an app for that
Twitter released a transparency report today much like Google’s transparency report and this describes how governments around the world request Twitter for information on users and also request them to remove content from Twitter’s website. The US accounts for the… Read moreTwitter Transparency Report
Facebook filed the fourth amendment to its S-1 today and I found some really interesting numbers going through it. I’m sure everyone has read the 901 million and 500 million number which is the number of active Facebook users and… Read moreFacebook’s 51 million Indian active users and other interesting numbers
A lot of US carriers subsidizeÂ smartphones and sell them to customers with a contract, and the catch is that the phone can’t be used with another carrier. In an Indian context, this would be something like Vodafone selling an… Read moreHow to unlock a Blackberry in India?