There’s intent for that

Categories: Exploring Design, Internet & Technology

Last week was an interesting week in the world of technology and gadgets. Google’s Android 5.1 started rolling out, bringing fixes and some new features to the popular mobile os. Google calendar is finally available as a native app on the iPhone. And Apple gave us a spring forward event to begin the season… While […]

What’s your resolution for 2015?

Categories: Life!

As another year comes to a close, and the time for resolutions comes around, I thought of something which stayed with me from a movie I watched a while ago. Charlie Chaplin’s The Great Dictator – is both an amusing and a thought provoking movie. The caricature of Hitler in the form of the Romanian dictator and […]

Accessibility and the digital arts

Categories: Advertising and Marketing, Exploring Design

Accessibility is the science of developing technologies and interfaces in such a way that users with limited abilities (visual, auditory or control impairments) can use tools and channels to achieve parity with those whose abilities are not. Web pages separate text from the interface and the design, so that screen readers can read out text […]

100 Posts

Categories: Life!

In cricket I think this is a ton… And just like that with my last post – I have made 100 posts on this experiment of mine. On 13th August 2008 – I made my first post – Questioning Google. Google bashing continues to be one of my favourite topics. What with questioning the abilities […]

Varuna – the Elder God

Categories: Exploring Hinduism

Varuna is one of the elder gods, sovereign of the water. He is the first god of the Hindu pantheon accredited with the creation of the world. He was the first king and law giver. The prime mover of the universe, he was mostly concerned with moral and societal affairs than being a deification of nature.