I’m finally getting a vacation, so I’m off to trek in the foothills of the Himalayas. Incidentally, my new year celebration will be trekking 10 km in the snow, from Khajjar to Mangla.
Gopal, I’ve added the jump feature, but sorry, no UI for it :-)
ShreeKumar’s at it again: Itâ€™s december, and I am bitten by the travel bug again. This time, I intend to cover the areas on the western coast of India on my cycle. The trip would cover 2000+ kms of gruelling terrain and span 21 days ! From Mangalore, I am cycling to Goa. From there,Continue reading “ShreeKumar cycling again”
He’s back! I want to watch this new CNN-IBN channel soon. Rajdeep was is one of my favorite journalists, it’s good to see him back in action. (via DesiPundit)
If you have read the article in today’s Times of India on “The Battle for Bangalore” (page 16, bottom left corner), please do read the full article in the UK Sunday Times. The Times of India story is one-sided and leaves out a vital part of the original article. (via Praveen)
Guido van Rossum now works at Google.
I would’ve never expected to see the Dakshana Kannada Police blogging. They have updates on the ZP/TP election results. Also, they have entries in Kannada. (via Sharath)
An uncle had come down from US yesterday, and we were having a long discussion over breakfast. One of the things that he raved about was GeekSquad. GeekSquad is a company run entirely by college students. What do they do? They fix any kind of computer problem for you. “Whether your laptop is dead, yourContinue reading “Geek Squad”
I was bored with a work-related issue, so veered off to do something fun. I ended up porting Sebastian Riedel’s Text::SimpleTable to Python. Here’s the result. The module is in the CheeseShop list, for those of you who want to EasyInstall it.
After reading some good reviews about Madonna’s Confessions on a Dance Floor album, I bought the CD at Planet M today. I had installed Kubuntu 5.10 (breezy) recently and have been hooked to it. I especially like the way it has good support for restricted formats, and the Ubuntu wiki helped me fix the jerkyContinue reading “Madonna’s Oggs”