VPN’s are tough to understand let alone implement on desktop and do not even think about mobile. We can’t expect non-technical users to know the basics of a VPN, when VPN’s are tough even for most developers. But that has changed with CloudFlare’s latest product announcement. Aside from the product announcement being incredibly well-written, CloudFlare, […]

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The fine folks of Kurzgesagt have outdone themselves with their latest video – Loneliness. Kurzgesagt is a super informative Youtube channel that discusses one very deeply research topic each week with smooth animation. Obviously, I recommend one checks out their entire list of videos. Trust me you’ll definitely learn something new from each episode. Loneliness […]

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We all know that landing a rocket on any surface, be it Earth, Moon or even Mars, is tough. There’s a reason behind the phrase – “Rocket Science”. While there’s no such thing as rocket science, the actual event of landing a rocket (or a booster) has thousands of complexities from various disciplines e.g. physics, […]

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I listen to more podcasts than I’d like to admit. From themes covering business, investments, health, fitness, economics, I listen to everything. The fact that I commute for 4 hours a day probably aides my podcast addiction. Over the course of the past year, I’ve experimented with quite a few podcasts. Whenever I come across […]

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If there’s one resource that has increased my knowledge on a wide-range of topics specific to India, week after week, it has got to be this Podcast. The Seen and Unseen Podcast hosted by Amit Varma explores the hidden side to everything. What’s better? it covers all topics from an India perspective. There are very […]

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Artificial intelligence is all the craze lately. Actually, it has been a matter of interest for over 50 years! Only intellectuals from domains of neurosciences, physics, computer engineering, engineering, psychology etc. have oscillated their interest in the field for various reasons. One major reason interest has only recently peaked is because the software needs large […]

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In Venture Capital, valuable companies are hard to come by. You’ve probably heard this far too often.If not, here’s a neat post explaining the math on why 95% of Venture Capital firms fail. No one can predict valuable companies at early stages. Venture capital has become about spreading your (investment) net far and wide to […]

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Dan Ariely, famed Beahvioural Economist working with Lemonade, recently wrote on people’s motivation to save when they’re “automatically opted in”. In his post he cited research (December, 2015) on “Mobile-izing Savings With Defaults in Afghanistan” done by Michael Callen, Joshua Blumenstock, Tarek Ghani. The three of them have done extensive research in collaboration with Roshan, […]

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Every year I attempt to learn something new. I give myself an entire year to learn it and learn it right. Except, over the past couple years, I started off learning various topics but never followed through and dropped off mid way. Last years’ project was to learn python and automating the boring stuff. Then […]

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