Build and Print your own Wikipedia Book

Since 2005, wikipedia has doubled in size – featuring 1.3 million articles and 511 million words. Practically speaking, its quite painful to navigate through so many articles at one go,…

Left handed? Rightly Gifted

Left handers always knew that they were Right! Research by National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) found that left-handed men with some educational background earned 15% more than their right-handed…

Amazon 0, Yahoo 9, Google 8, who is at 10?

Few interesting observations about Google’s PageRank: Yahoo/Microsoft’s pagerank stands at 9, while Google is at 8 (doubtful, at times I see 10/10, otherwise 8/10)! Surprisingly, Amazon is at 0!! ?…

Tracking World News Made Easy

Do you find it difficult to keep a track of what’s happening in diff. parts of the world? What if an application allows you to access all the news from…

Crash into Me – Take a Backup too

Left with a crashed computer? Apart from the fact that it’s a painful experience, not having a backup of your data is all the more scary. One of the major…

Staying in a Happy Country?

A recent study by Adrian White (Analytic Social Psychologist at the University of Leicester) shows that Denmark is the happiest country in the world and Burundi in Africa is the…

Internet – Down the Memory Lane

Here is a chance to take a walk down the Internet memory lane and watch the evolution of webpages/sites /technology. The ‘Internet Archive‘ has archived billions of web pages since…

Wowed by Google Talk!

There are 3 categories of contacts/friends one has: 1. Whom you always want to be in your IM list 2. whom you never want to be in your IM list…

eBay Chucks out Google’s Checkout

Call it Fear of competition or a a self-destruction move, eBay is banning sellers who are requesting payment through Google Checkout. eBay’s updated payment policy (updated after the launch of…