Sep 272014
 

Its bigger then the Kumbh Mela. Its bigger then the world cup. Seems lie its supposed to be bigger than anything we’ve seen. But what is it?? It is some kind of a big sale being organised by Flipkart on october 6th 2014. As per the website, you need to keep your profile updates, and add your favourite items to wish list to get timely offer notifications. It also recommends downloading flipkart app(I guess the

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Sep 212014
 
Moto 360 in India!!

EDIT : NOW AVAILABLE!!   So how many of you Tech Buffs have been waiting for this. The motorola Moto 360, since its announcement couple of months back and the subsequent launch few days back, has made quite some waves, rather tsunami of waves in tech world. It has become an object of desire due to its superiorly crafted design and of course, the huge marketing. But we all in India, as usual may not

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Sep 092014
 

For a person with limited linguistic capabilities, watching a film of an unknown language with subtitles can be an ordeal. More so if the film has been rated a lot, but after viewing it, turns out to be flop. I rarely venture into watching films of languages I don’t know, unless it had been appreciated by the critics. Another such movie which I had reviewed previously was Hemlock Society. Bangalore Days, mind you, is not

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Sep 052014
 

At the beginning of this year, flipkart had been instrumental in launching the Moto G smartphone by Motorola. Those abreast with updates in the tech world, know how they sold those hot cakes. It was one of the best smartphones for that price point and it seemed to have throttled the necks of the budding newbies of the smartphone industry in India. I say seemed to have throttled because they are back to clean off

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Aug 252014
 
The Suburban Ordeal

Few of my previous posts were dedicated to the Mumbai Suburban Commuter Trains or “Local” as they are referred to in Mumbai. One of them highlights the snobbish “high class passenger” behavior by “the elite” travelling in the first class compartment, observed time and again. While another one discusses ticketless travels, the everyday grind to catch a seat and life and death on Mumbai Local. A very recent one deals with the undesirable events of

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Aug 172014
 

A Lucky break from the un”entertainment” weekend. Inspector Bajirao Singham, from Colva, returns as DCP Bajirao Singham of Mumbai Police. It was all about stopping the gundaraaj in Goa. In mumbai, its not all together a different scenario. Just some added complexity. Politics funded by black money belonging to self proclaimed saintly man, and the related criminal activities. All being taken care of by Singham and his team of vest clad policemen. And then there

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Aug 132014
 
The Goofed Up case of two “Exclusive” launches

We got our first Television in the 80s and were instantly hooked to it. Soaps, epics, news, films, sports and such proved to be thrilling and entertaining. But of all these, advertisements captured our imagination the most. 20 seconds of quick burst of the most vividly colorful, imaginative and sometimes, unknown to us, fake entertainment. At times, a film would be so boring that we would be waiting for the Ads to be played for

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Jul 162014
 

Disclaimer : I do not wish to defame any bank in any way as I type this post. I just intend to create awareness amongst the readers about their options. If you own a bank which conducts fair business practices, I am pretty sure yours is not the bank that I mention henceforth. In one of my previous posts I had tried to elaborate on the various measures we can take while carrying out online

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Jul 062014
 
The Fashion Sale is On

It’s that time of the year when everything gets wet and stockists get concerned about their stocks in the godowns getting ruined and the best way they feel to avoid huge loss is by selling. Or in other words by ‘sale’ ing. Sellers loss, buyers gain!! We buyers are not going to show sympathy for a change. Come monsoon sellers come up with variety of Sale advertisements and we stand to gain from it. Higher

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