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July 23, 2004 by LifeIs42
I will be leaving for Australia tomorrow,
will be there for two months......

any aussies here who can tell me what to look for there..., places, food.....

for next few days this will be more like my travel log..

keep checking for a virtual trip to australia..............
July 14, 2004 by LifeIs42
"Knock... Knock...."
"who's there??"

"Vatsal....."

"Vatsal who....?"

"Umm....I used to hang out at this place few months back and i am back again to blog......."

Ok, that was a poor joke,
but jokes apart i am Back to Blog(B2B), its been a long time since i wrote last.
lot has happened since then, actually i was too busy with my day job, i don't know whether to call it a day job or nite job as everyday i used to leave late at nite rather early morning, was buried neck deep in wor...
April 28, 2004 by LifeIs42
For all those geeks, whom News for nerds, stuff that matters is an integral part of their daily breakfast, lunch and dinner, here's a dessert.....

Satire for nerds, Geek Humour that matters

After /. effect, it is time for some /0 effect..................
April 9, 2004 by LifeIs42
Can you identify this GIRL,

for that you will have to "search" hard because that's Sergey Brin, co founder of Google in his college days !!!!!!!!!
April 8, 2004 by LifeIs42
Gmail, Google's new web based email service generated lot of interest recently, primarily due to its 1 GB account size and secondly because it comes from Google, some thought it was an April Fool joke (like lunar jobs).

Although Gmail is still in testing phase, some reviews have come up to give you an idea about how gmail will look like, you can find one here

If you can't wait to have a 1 GB email account and hard pressed for space you can try SpyMac these guys too offer 1 GB email space a...
April 8, 2004 by LifeIs42
Tried this Grammar Quiz(Courtsey MMK) and got the following results:

"
You are a GRAMMAR GOD!


If your mission in life is not already to
preserve the English tongue, it should be.
Congratulations and thank you!"



Test is easy, don't think it tests your grammar in detail.....
Anyway, just for kicks..............

Take the test
March 30, 2004 by LifeIs42
Here's how different time zones can help ppl in avoiding boredom...

At 3.30 a.m. Phantom of the night finds me one of the few ppl blogging, the trick here is i m in a totally different timezone, i blog in broad daylight and still can provide him company on this site.....

Phantom of the night blogs....
March 30, 2004 by LifeIs42
* Sol 2: So Happy Together, by the Turtles (First full sol with both rovers on Mars.)
* Sol 3: The Spirit of Radio, by Rush (HGA release.)
* Sol 4: n/a
* Sol 5: Stand, by REM; I'm Still Standing, by Elton John (Standup.)
* Sol 6: Lookin' Out My Back Door, by Creedence Clearwater (Revival.); Release Me, by Elvis Presley (Middle wheel release); Born to Run, by Bruce Springsteen (Wake up.)
* Sol 7: I'm Free, by The Who (Cable Cut #3); Going Mobile, by The Who (Egress....
March 24, 2004 by LifeIs42
Today i got my first "Cellphone SPAM message".

i got one message which was trying to sell me a database of some thousand companies and some lakh indian email ids for 800 rs.
This was different from the ones which i normally get from my Telecom Service Provider(TSP), some third party was trying to sell me something and the funny part was at the end of message S/he didn't forget to mention "This is not a SPAM message"

Those days are not far when my cell phone inbox will be flooded by these,...
March 24, 2004 by LifeIs42
My last post conveys that for past two months it was all work andno play for me, but thats not completely true...

i did get time to breathe, had good time at two weekends, the onesworth mentioning are

visit to Trans Indus for Rain Seed Festival and

visit to Nandi Hills by bike.

RainSeed festival happens every month where you get to listen to“Thermal and aQuarter”(TAAQ) along with other bands and musicians whoplay from jazz to blues, experimental to percussion(do i need tome...
January 27, 2004 by LifeIs42
I will be part of a NASA mission "Deep Impact" and will be heading for an encounter with a comet on July 4, 2005,


Dont belive me,

NASA says so..


Okay, okay i lied, not me, my name will be on the spacecraft and that spacecraft will collide with Comet Tempel 1(and thats true, not lying this time),forming a deep crater so that scientists can study it!!!


By forming a deep crater in Comet Tempel 1, scientists want to find clues to the formation of the solar system.



I wonder ...
January 25, 2004 by LifeIs42
Here's my weblog with SLASHDOT look and feel!!!

My Own Slashdot

Not very sensible but Cool....

You can mix two websites of your interest and be amazed!!!!

This is possible by this

Thanks to mmk for this!!!!!
So get on to the turntables.............!!!!!!!!
January 14, 2004 by LifeIs42
Google Dance is the process in which Google updates its indexes!!!

Find out yourself what a Google Dance is.......

Ever wondered how Google ranks its pages, here's how

A more geeky explaination is here
December 13, 2003 by LifeIs42
This is funny!!!!!















Hey stopoffshoreoutsourcing.compals!!! Companies want to be * Bangalored * for obvious reasons, andthis will go on, Companies are in business to make money and reapprofits!!!!!

Corporate Mantra of the Day- Get Bangalored!!!!
December 13, 2003 by LifeIs42
Chek out how Google used to look like in its initialdays.

The logo was designedusing Gimp and before google.comit was google.stanford.edu.

And this was the whole google setup when it started



Also, Froogle, Google'sproduct search service which was in Google labs only is now on themain google page, though still in beta stage.