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When the opponents are formidable, you expect to see a good fight. Such should be the show displayed by Indiaplaza and indiatimes in the online business. However, there are questions about the performance level and if indeed, they compete to provide excellent quality and service. Let us have a look at how these two online  [ Read More ]

Categories: Social

More than 200 students from schools and pre-university (PU) colleges in Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, and Kasaragod participated in competitions based on open-source software in a city P.A. College of Engineering college (PACE) on Thursday. The event titled “Byte-Struck ’12” was held to create awareness about free open-source software (FOSS) among high school and PU students.  [ Read More ]

Categories: Local, OpenSource

This article isn’t about Open Source or Ubuntu. This article mainly deals with our day-today-life being Indians. Indian Railways is the one of the largest locomotive services in the world with finely laid administration. While getting a railway reservation done in Indian Railways, each reservation is allotted with a unique railway PNR status. PNR stands  [ Read More ]

Categories: Personnel, Social

Anonymous hacker group has reportedly brought down the Congress website, the Supreme Court website and some other government websites in retaliation for India’s new Internet laws and the blocking of websites like The Pirate Bay and Vimeo. According to PCWorld , the group posted about the attack on their Twitter feed saying: Anonymous has announced  [ Read More ]

Categories: Personnel, Social

I hate writing again about dirty Indian politics and politicians. But, I wanted to reveal some of the truths which are hidden behind these dirty political practices. We have seen so many protests carried after Spring Zouk 2012 or so called Malpe rave party (The later name is provided by our intelligent (?) politicians). We  [ Read More ]

Categories: Local, Personnel, Social

Many of you aware in India watching porn videos in public places is an offence. Our great politicians who belongs to Karnataka legislative assembly watched porn film within the house while the proceedings were going on. Huh, what we can expect from such politicians? This is expected nature. Most of our Indian elected members are  [ Read More ]

Categories: Local, Personnel, Social

Disclaimer: The views are against government policies and should not be taken on personal ground. After old idiot Idiot KapilSibal, now it’s turn of Indian high court Justice’s turn to threaten Internet service providers such as Google and Facebook in India. The initial complaint against the internet companies was filed by journalist Vinay Rai, and  [ Read More ]

Categories: Social

Merry Christmas!!

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Merry Christmas 2011 to all my readers and whole world! World has become a global village now a days ( courtesy of Internet). May all your wishes come true and have a prosperous new year. Beware of your hard earned money in this festival session. Please make a wise decision on all your purchases as  [ Read More ]

Categories: Social

The first ever completely Apple shop opened in Mangalore. Maple Digital Technology International Pvt. Ltd owns it and recently opened it’s branch in Mangalore. It’s good to see that now Mangalorean’s are getting exposed to other OS’s from Windows only mindset. In the mean time, the retailer will be having tough time to convince the  [ Read More ]

Categories: Local

Tribute to S.Mane

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First of all, I would like to clarify my stand. I do not belong to any political wing or any influenced by any fundamental thoughts. It is always wondering question why people will think all the issues can be solved by gun and bullets. Looking into the current Naxal movement in Western Ghat region of  [ Read More ]

Categories: Social

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