FaceBook – Compromising on User Privacy?

Two days back, Facebook got a face lift with new sleek design and couple of interesting features. But somehow the new features didn’t go well with its loyal customer base. Close to 9 million users have revolted against these new…

Kiko.com – Tucows View

I covered the Kiko’s sell-out story here. Tucows service, the new owner of Kiko have explained their reasons behind buying Kiko and future plans too. Tucows, as they mention in the blog might give away the Kiko.com domain name (will…

Bypass Site Registration Process | Please Bug Me Not

Most of the internet content (especially news sites) that I need access to, requires registration (i.e. login id/password/email verification etc.). The whole process of creating user id/login is damn frustrating and time consuming. First of all you need to remember…

AOL Data Leak- Save Yourself From Embarassment

Recently, AOL released three months of search query records of 650,000 users. The released search data exposed the intimate/private life of these individuals and is definitely an embarassment to them. Who is the real culprit? Is it the search engine,…

Kiko Sold Out — Summary of The Events So Far

Finally, Kiko’s ebay auction is closed and the site/application is sold at $258,100. Founder, Justin Kan is not at all deterred after letting go his baby . Instead, he is working on another great new idea (talk of risk appetite?…

Job 2.0 – Search for Niche Jobs

Looks like all big shots of the Web 2.0 era are trying hard to monetize their reader base, and make as many $$s as possible (before the sun sets, i.e. the bubble bursts) Started by Michael Arrington of TechCrunch (who,…

Know your Solar System – View the Entire Map of Solar System

After the international map of happiness/web 2.0 applications, comes the ultra international map of solar system. The image (on your right side) is an up to date map of the solar system displaying the orbits of the terrestrial planets and…

Right Click to Help Fight Hunger

Do you know that every day, more than 16,000 children die from hunger-related causes–i.e. one child every five seconds? In the developing world, more than 1.2 billion people currently live below the international poverty line, earning less than $1 per…

Top 10 Most Beautiful/Sexy Cell Phones

Most of us look at the features/functional part of a phone but tend to overlook the sex-appeal/ aesthetic part. Here is a wonderful collection of top 10 most beautiful cellphones. Related: How Cell phones are killing our confidence | Send…

Send Fax and Email using your camera phone (no Internet connection needed)

One of the worst part about team meetings is taking down the meeting notes (i.e. you cannot sleep with eyes wide open!). How I wish I could take the picture of the whiteboard (using my camera phone), and send it…