By Raman on July 24, 2016
Recently, pictures of British Prime Minister Theresa May wearing a sari have been doing the rounds on social media, with captions on the lines of “New British PM’s first day in office and she chose to wear an Indian sari. Many Indians don’t do so. Salute to new lady PM of Britain.” This is partly […]
By Raman on July 20, 2009
We just celebrated the 40th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon, and along with the celebrations of one of humankind’s greatest achievements, comes a sprinkling of conspiracy theorists calling it all a hoax. I generally stay away from conspiracy theories — I do not believe America did 9/11 or India did 26/11. The […]
By Raman on January 29, 2009
How many times have you received the following email:
If you are ever forced by a thief or someone to take money out of an ATM machine , enter your PIN number reversed. So if your number is 1254, enter 4521.
The ATM machine will give you your money, but will automatically recognize this as a plea for help and will alert the police, unknown to the thief.
This option is in all ATM machines , but not many people know this.
By Raman on April 1, 2007
This post, along with all other posts belonging to computer and internet related content, have been moved to my new blog CompuSutra. Click below to read this post at the new location: Two April fools jokes from Google?
By Raman on May 19, 2006
A brand new chain-mail has started doing the rounds. It goes like this: Petrol in Pakistan Rs17 per litr Malaysia Rs 18 per litr In Indiait’s 48 per litr Why this difference in Asia itself ? World Market CRUDE Oil is not the reason for this. It’s all Gain for private owners? As we are […]