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…and I sang! I started of somewhat skeptically but the audience liked it i guess, 100+ of them were screaming ‘once more!’ I was overwhelmed. I also did another number ‘koi kahe kehtha rahe’ from Dil Chahta Hai’. By the way this is the first time I am singing on stage… boy am I happy!…

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Usability applied to life Interesting. A parallell between us people and computers. I got to it thorough webword. My commment? The inspiration for design comes from nature. Birds inspired us to design air-planes, and i think our brains should have been the inspiration for designing computers & software. Read more of Zen Haiku: Usability applied…

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I am singing! Tomorrow (10th August 2002) I will be singing in our office culturals. I am singing that soul-stirring number jiye tho jiye from ‘Saajan’, sung by Kumar Sanu and SPB. I don’t know how my voice sounds on the mic… but for whatever it is worth, I am gonna record it. This evening…

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First Images From NASA’s “Thermometer in the Sky” Sizzle First images from the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder spectrometer and its two companion instruments–the Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit and the Humidity Sounder for Brazil–are exceeding the expectations of the world meteorological community. Read more from NASA Earth Observatory site…

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Boys, boys, boys – (From The Guardian website) Kate Watson-Smyth Monday August 5, 2002 The Guardian You might think that in the brave new world of interactive design the battle of the sexes has been won. New industry, new men, new network. You would be wrong. At this year’s ICA festival of digital art and…

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Accessing POP Email without an email client by Arnab Nandi authored on April 10 2002@18:30 hrs UTC Picture this situation: You use a POP email account provided by your ISP, and you’re expecting a very urgent mail that evening. And all of a sudden our mail client crashes!! Most ISPs don’t have browser based access…

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Mails. Years of mails I got my first e-mail account – thanks to hotmail – I think in 1996. Since then I have written/received thousands of mails. If you take the case of my fiance and I, e-mail is the only way to communicate, given we live in different towns. E-mail has been (and still…

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Sundays Suck Yea, especially if you’re living all by yourself. I haven’t had my breakfast, only black coffee… without sugar i have ran out of sugar.. time to get married i guess!…

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The doors – Part 2 Guess what? They are putting up proximity locks on all the doors. Earlier, you could open a door both ways (in and out) but now, since the locks are in place, you can do it one way (either push or pull). So if you try to open a door the…

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The doors I keep refering to door knobs whenever I speak of usability to my friends. I noticed something this morning. One of my colleagues pushed a door where he should have pulled it. The door didn’t open when he pushed, he immediately realised his mistake and pulled it. I did a study and observed…

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