Jun 15, 2010 - Obsessions    18 Comments

SSH is Not as Easy as I Thought

Ok, so as decided, I was SSH-ing or Simply Sitting @ Home for the past one week. But practically, SSH involves a lot of work especially for a freelancer.

First priority is Time. You never know where all the time went. I would wake up and read and write a couple of emails, reply to some facebook and twitter calls, and lo! its afternoon already.

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Jun 4, 2010 - Memoir    5 Comments

That was One Heck of a Farewell Party

So as planned, I went to our college Farewell Party. Started off in our car, with mom (to drop her at work), picked @Jithoot on the way and reached the men’s hostel. Well, that’s not where the party is, but you probably know that every activity in college starts off from the hostel.

The hostel didn’t have the usual serenity or the lets-have-a-drink-and-watch-a-movie-and-sleep mood. Everyone was running around digging up rotten records that dates back to 2006, our first year and packing bags. Everyone had to vacate the college hostel by 1o am today.

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Jun 3, 2010 - Scribblings    16 Comments

College is Done With. Whats Next?

At 12.30 IST, today, I am officially out of college. Exams just got over today.

It was a Phone Calls Day after that; the moment I came out of the exam hall, @KenneyJacob called. I got calls from many people, Dad called and said Congrats. Then an old friend called. We hadn’t talked for over a year, well, now she has a baby.

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May 17, 2010 - Obsessions    2 Comments

iCon: The Story of Apple, NeXT and Pixar

The back cover of my copy of iCon Steve Jobs: The Greatest Second Act in the History of Business had a review that said “… Once you start reading, you won’t want to put it down“. In my first sitting I covered 31 pages and that review proved to be true.

iCon is a biography of Steve Jobs and tells the story of his journey with Apple, NeXT and Pixar. I was expecting to read more about Steve Jobs, the man, but it turned out to be more of Jobs as a Entrepreneur with flashes into his personal life here and there.

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