I face stern expressions when I tell someone about some cool apps I bought recently. I don't know how it works all over the world. So, for the benefit of this post, I'll talk about the country I live in - India. … [Read more...] about The Average Indian’s Reluctance To Pay For Apps and Software
I have always been more toward the pessimistic side of things. I consider the worst possible alternatives first. Then I build up toward a working balance of positive and negative. As George Bernard Shaw once put quite appropriately - “The world needs both, the optimist and the pessimist. The optimist invents the airplane, the pessimist does the parachute.” – I too am a firm believer of pessimism not being wrong per se. The recent issue I’ve had is with self-improvement applications.With all … [Read more...] about Do We Unknowingly Lie To Self-Improvement Applications and Websites?
Last night, I learned a lesson: You cannot migrate your photos from Box to Google Photos without manually downloading and uploading them.Back in the May of 2015, Google Photos appeared with its auto-backup and unlimited storage. With that, Google made a lot of things easier for everyone. For me, a new trivial problem occurred despite all the ease.The ProblemPrior to the Google Photos app, I used to back up my photos on my Box.net account. So, I had to store the same photos in my Box … [Read more...] about Moving Pictures From Box To Google Photos: Manual and Annoying
Movies have become the most common subject for controversy lately. Almost every movie makes it to the headlines these days. Usually, because of divisive opinion of critics and casual moviegoers. I see people telling each other that a movie sucks because a certain critic says so. Others tell each other that Rotten Tomatoes is in fact, rotten itself and no one should pay heed to what they have to say.The Four-Point RuleI too, was baffled a little while ago and found myself at the center of … [Read more...] about Movies For Dummies: A Concise Guide To Movies, Reviews and Critics
One thing that hasn't changed in my life in the past few years is my reliance on apps. On the contrary, my dependence on lines of code for everything has increased in the past year. However, it's not because I got busier or something, just because apps dominate the urban life now. Let's dive into how and why "There's an app for that" is the catchphrase for this generation.I wake up at 7:30AM to the soothing alarm sounds of Sleep Better every single day, I swipe down to dismiss the alarm. … [Read more...] about The General Urban College-Student Day In Mobile Apps
Often, when you introduce yourself as a blogger, the reaction is odd, if not weird. More often than not, you might not even be pursuing blogging as a practical career or something you seek financial growth through but the first question most of us come across is one version of "How much do you earn?" This post is about similar questions or things people say when you tell them you blog.9. So, you write about mobile phones?Well that would be true if all dancers had the same style or all … [Read more...] about 9 Stupid Questions People Ask When You Tell Them You Blog