Tennis Season 2012 – Part 1: Rafa vs Nole

Rating 3.00 out of 5 [?] After witnessing a once in a lifetime winning streak and subsequent ascent to the No.1 Ranking of Novak Djokovic last year, this year promised to be the most dramatic tennis season in the Open Era History. And it did not disappoint, it was indeed … Continue reading

Tutorial on Pivot Table – Part 1

Rating 3.00 out of 5 [?]On first day at work, I was given an excel workbook that was used to test the reports which are generated using a software and are delivered to the client. The workbook had a large amount of data, kind of a database in itself and … Continue reading

Why do I Run?

Rating 4.33 out of 5 [?] Why do I Run? Every morning, it doesn’t matter if I get baked in the sun or freeze in the chilly winds or get drenched in the rain and trip in the consequential mud, I run… So my friend asked me why do I … Continue reading

Travelogue – Hong Kong Disneyland

Rating 4.20 out of 5 [?]It’s been a while since I wrote something. I thought this time I will try something different from the usual technical stuff. So here goes, one page from my vacation travelogue, a visit to Hong Kong – Asia’s world city! Hong Kong is located on … Continue reading

The Musings…

Rating 3.50 out of 5 [?]It’s been almost a month since I have posted anything. My mateys, who contribute have also been busy with their lives either holidaying or working. I don’t have much to write,suddenly there is a kind of void in my thoughts :), or is it a … Continue reading

The King of Clay is Back

Rating 3.00 out of 5 [?] The loss at Madrid against Fernando Verdasco left all his fans disappointed, he on the other hand, trained in endurance and humility, learnt from that experience. He, just as all of us and his competitors, knows that he is the best player to play … Continue reading

Array Formula in MS-Excel or LibreOffice Calc

Rating 4.00 out of 5 [?] Preparing MS-Excel based test beds is what my job is, as boring as it sounds it helps me learn new things and understand how powerful a tool MS-Excel really is and use it to get the job done. In this tutorial I am going … Continue reading

Stream Music from your Mobile to Ubuntu Desktop

Rating 3.00 out of 5 [?]This is one of those technical ideas that always fascinated me. But I was never able to carry it out until yesterday after I upgraded my laptop to Ubuntu Precise Pangolin (12.04 LTS). The idea was clear to me since the beginning and is very … Continue reading

Sachin TONdulkar as MP ?

Rating 3.50 out of 5 [?]The newspapers, radio stations and social networking websites are buzzing with the news that Master Blaster Sachin Tendulkar has been nominated to the Rajya Sabha. Sachin has been nominated along with yesteryears’ Bollywood actress Rekha and business leader Anu Aga. This is not the first … Continue reading

Insecurities … Lets get rid of them

Rating 4.50 out of 5 [?]Few days back while travelling to office via Delhi Metro; after the usual rushing into the train to grab a seat, I took out the book (It’s Not About the Bike – Lance Armstrong) I was reading then. With my hand searching my bag for … Continue reading