Milestones in data backup evolution
Punch cards can be considered as the first data storage devices for backup. They date back to the early 1950's, being used as a medium for storage for the UNIVAC I.
Next came the Magnetic Tapes. Since one roll of magnetic tape could store as much data ...
Price of the Nike swoosh logo
The Swoosh logo was designed by Carolyn Davidson in 1971 - a graphic design student that Phill Knight met while teaching an accounting class at Portland State University to supplement his then-fledgling business. He paid a grand total of $35! Phill never liked the logo but ...
Distinguishing fraudulent e-mails
Checked out my spam folder today and an email from PayPal diverted my attention. OK, I've been receiving spam mails calming to be from PayPal, asking me to 'reset my password' even before I owned a PayPal account :D But this one was better than the ...
Guruji.com – Indian search engine
Guruji.com is the first crawler based search engine for India and India related content.Guruji's algorithm automatically identifies 'India related' content on the web and organizes it in such a way that you get the most relevant results fast. They are a team of young, dynamic ...
[Review] Literary Jewels
A great blog on some of the masterpieces in Literature.
Toni Morrison's 'The Bluest Eye'
'The Outsider' by Albert Camus
Samuel Johnson Prize 2007
Man Booker International Prize 2007
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