PhD Nerds: Out of Bandwidth?

On July 26, 2011, in Comics, Humor, PhD nerds, by Amiya
Information is power, and when it comes to information one man's idea changed the fate of human kind. Let it be the internet, the phone, radio, the satellite up above or the optical fibers going down under if it is information it follows Shannon's theorem. With his 1948 seminal paper  … Read the full article

Miracles are not so miraculous

On July 12, 2011, in Blog, Comics, Faith and belief, Humor, by Amiya
Confusing correlation with causality, ignoring negative outcomes, neglecting prior probabilities and wishful thinking has biased us since the dawn of mankind.  To understand how Correlation does not imply causation and other similar logical fallacies follow this wiki link

You too had a miracle?

   … Read the full article
Tagged with:  

Eclipse and dark of the moon

On June 16, 2011, in Blog, Comics, Humor, irregular, by Amiya
A total lunar eclipse is taking place on June 15, 2011  is a relatively rare central lunar eclipse where the center point of Earth's shadow passes across the Moon. The last time a lunar eclipse was closer to the center of the earth's shadow was on July 16, 2000. The… Read the full article
Tagged with:  

PhD Nerds: intelligent conversation

On June 15, 2011, in Blog, Comics, Faith and belief, Humor, PhD nerds, Philosophy, by Amiya
Many say that science and religion have a lot in common. Few may go even further and say science and religion are two different perspective of looking at the same thing!  Saying religion and science are compatible is like saying Religion and Plumbing are compatible. Science is not a thing… Read the full article
Tagged with:  

PM asks: Am I a temple bell?

On June 4, 2011, in Blog, Comics, Humor, India, irregular, Society, by Amiya
As the country struggles with the cancer of corruption, Baba Ramdev has started his hunger strike against corruption. Falling on the lines of Anna Hazare who successfully incited the Government to take action against this ever growing menace that has plagued our society and is dragging us back. While it… Read the full article
Tagged with:  

Kindly learn scientific notation…

On June 4, 2011, in Blog, Comics, Humor, irregular, by Amiya
When it comes to very large or very small numbers, the scientific notation is an indispensable tool of expression. With the corruption figures becoming astronomical over the years I guess use of it has to be made mandatory for politicians, judges and lawyers...

 

scientific notation - an indispensable tool

Read the full article
Tagged with:  

Pakistan’s strategic plan to stop Sachin from his 100th century

On March 29, 2011, in Comics, Humor, by Amiya
There is some insane media coverage and hype of the India-Pakistan semi final match. The pressure is unimaginable on both sides. I really feel bad for both teams. The stakes are just too high - win and you will be hero, lose and you'll bitch slapped by your own people!!… Read the full article
Tagged with:  

Are girls dumb?

On March 29, 2011, in Comics, Humor, by Amiya
This one was posted on my FB account quite a while ago and stirred up quite a conversation (between boys only due to obvious reasons). I am reposting the snapshot here for a wider audience.  Of-course what is shown here is stereotypical male view which I don't endorse. For a… Read the full article
Tagged with:  

Use touchpad as a drawing tablet: Killer Solution

On March 15, 2011, in Comics, Humor, by Amiya
The internet is a nice place to search for answers...with millions of questions asked and billions of answers posted it is natural that few of the questions would be stupid and many answers downright ridiculous. You may have seen some funny ones on Yahoo Answers but this one which I… Read the full article
Tagged with:  

reCaptcha – What are you?

On February 2, 2011, in Comics, Humor, by Amiya
The idea came up while having a chat with Vishram about the increasing complexity of Captchas. For those who don't know, a normal Captcha  is a type of challenge-response test used in computing as an attempt to ensure that the response is not generated by a computer.  With the advancement… Read the full article
Tagged with:  
Page 2 of 212

Looking for something?

Use the form below to search the site:

Still not finding what you're looking for? Drop a comment on a post or contact us so we can take care of it!

Visit our friends!

A few highly recommended friends...

Archives