Saturday, July 31, 2004

Simpler pump boosts failing hearts| New Scientist

Another good one today. Interestingly, this leads in patients having no pulse - since the heard does not beat !!!
Article: Simpler pump boosts failing hearts| New Scientist

interesting.. isn't it?
-A

Friday, July 30, 2004

What's Next: Fleeting Experience, Mirrored in Your Eyes (NYTimes)

Nice article on "eye info extraction" on the New York Times website.
The New York Times > Technology > Circuits > What's Next: Fleeting Experience, Mirrored in Your Eyes

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-A

Tuesday, July 27, 2004

A Penny For Your Idea : OutLookIndia.com

Excellent article on outlook. Thanks to gaurav for pointing it out.
A Penny For Your Idea : OutLookIndia.com
enjoy!
-A

Monday, July 26, 2004

Want a job in google ???

Came across Google's number theory AD. Really cool stuff these guys are up to :-)
cheers
-A

Sunday, July 25, 2004

The New York Times - Indians Go Home, but Don't Leave U.S. Behind

Excellent article on reverse-brain-drain :-)
The New York Times - Indians Go Home, but Don't Leave U.S. Behind
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Friday, July 23, 2004

PC World New Zealand - PC World at 15

This is an excellent article showing how technologychanges too fast for anyone to imagine.
PC World New Zealand - PC World at 15
Check it out folks.. it is really cool!!!
-A

Thursday, July 22, 2004

Army rations rehydrated by urine | New Scientist

Found this extremely interesting article in the New Scientist magazine! Read on..
Army rations rehydrated by urine | New Scientist

cheers
-A

Wednesday, July 21, 2004

Will this whistle blower survive? - The Times of India

Came across this article today.
Will this whistle blower survive? - The Times of India

I hope something is done soon in this regards. Feels kinda ashamed to be the citizen of a country which cannot protect its honest people.

My prayers are with him.

-A

Monday, July 12, 2004

Fasting to fight corruption!

Today, July 12, 2004, I am keeping a sunrise to sunset fast to show solidarity with the fight against corruption in India. Please visit the S.K.Dubey Foundation site for more details. It will be great if you also volunteer to keep the relay fast going.
-A

Friday, July 09, 2004

Latest Pics ... july 4th weekend

Hi all,
click here(opens a new page) for the latest snaps from my digicam.

Brief list of captions:
- Marybeth, our cookie fairy!
- Ron's birthday celebrated in office.
- Zack and I in mirror opposite poses.
- Prof's little angel, Avanti.
- Visit to Ujj Nath's place (do these guys look like they graduated from ITBHU in 1979!).
- Enjoying around LA with Nitin and his friends from UWisc.
- Malibu temple (see the tilak on our foreheads in the snap with the car)
- 3rd Street Promenade.
- This waitress at a greek restaurant reminded us of Preity Zinta. She was so happy when we told her she resembled an Indian actress!!

That's it folks...
enjoy!
-A

Tuesday, July 06, 2004

Courageous Cop gets award.

Came across an article about a gallant Indian cop today who acted bravely in the gujarat riots.
Hope you all will like it.
People like this give us all courage.
-A