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Life Lessons from a Man who has seen 12000 Deaths
Bhairav Nath Shukla is the Manager of  Mukti Bhawan , a Varanasi hostel where people check-in to die. He shares key life lessons he has learnt over the past 44 years from his experience of witnessing 12000 deaths with  Project Fuel  team.  Some of these key...
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Rain
"Let me say this before rain becomes a utility that they can plan and distribute for money. By “they” I mean the people who cannot understand that rain is a festival, who do not appreciate its gratuity, who think that what has no price has no value, that wh...
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Do this. Directives - Part 1 by Derek Sivers
I've recently completed reading Derek Siver's book -   Anything You Want   (1 hour read, Goodreads link  here ), reflecting lessons learnt from his 10 years of experience in becoming a successful entrepreneur. Tim Ferris did a podcast ( mp3 ,   link ,   tra...
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Or win this world at cards and let it slip my hands
I may be numberless, I may be innocent I may know many things, I may be ignorant Or I could ride with kings and conquer many lands Or win this world at cards and let it slip my hands Thanks to Sting, for their 'A Thousand Years' song.
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Meaning of Life
Every man is the sum total of his reactions to experience. As your experiences differ and multiply, you become a different man, and hence your perspective changes. This goes on and on. Every reaction is a learning process; every significant experience alter...
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A little bit of slope makes up for a lot of y-intercept
From a lecture by   CompSci Professor John Ousterhout , as recounted in this Quora post :   Here's today's thought for the weekend.  A little bit of slope makes up for a lot of Y-intercept. [Laughter] So at a mathematical level this is an obvious truism.  Y...
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Why Read Philosophy?
There is a pleasure in philosophy, and even a lure in the mirages of metaphysics which every student feels until the coarse necessities of physical existence drag him from the heights of thought into the mart of economic strife and gain. Most of us have kno...
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Li Lu: Reflections On Reaching Fifty
Li Lu, who works with Charlie Munger in Pasadena, just turned 50  and posted this on his Facebook page: Reflections On Reaching Fifty I was born in April of 1966, on the eve of the Cultural Revolution. Soon after, my parents and grandparents all lost person...
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Independence of Solitude
What I must do is all that concerns me, not what the people think. This rule, equally arduous in actual and in intellectual life, may serve for the whole distinction between greatness and meanness. It is the harder, because you will always find those who th...
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You Start Dying Slowly
You start dying slowly if you do not travel, if you do not read, If you do not listen to the sounds of life, If you do not appreciate yourself. You start dying slowly When you kill your self-esteem; When you do not let others help you. You start dying slowl...
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Transience
Keep in mind how fast things pass by and are gone–those that are now and those to come. Existence flows past us like a river: the ‘what’ is in constant flux, the ‘why’ has a thousand variations. Nothing is stable, not even what’s right here. The infinity of...
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The greatest performance improvement of all is when a system goes from not-working to working 

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  • Freelance Consultant & CTO, present
  • Eucalyptus Systems, Inc.
    Consultant, 2011 - 2015
  • UIDAI
    Member of Technical Staff, 2010 - 2011
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions
    Technology Specialist, 2004 - 2011
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HTML5 Rocks - How Browsers Work: Behind the Scenes of Modern Web Browsers
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A resource for developers looking to put HTML5 to use today, including information on specific features and when to use them in your apps.

Building Cloud Platforms with Eucalyptus Open Source Software ...
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Objective. To show. How you can build a "Cloud Platform" in minutes using Eucalyptus open source software. How to leverage existin

The Best Google Features You're Probably Not Using
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Google is a vast machine with all types of apps, programs, and tools. A lot of these—like Gmail and Google Docs—are clearly useful and belov

High Scalability - High Scalability - Masstree - Much Faster than MongoD...
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The EuroSys 2012 system conference has an excellent live blog summary of their talks for: Day 1...

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The Pirate Bay has announced plans to build a fleet of flying server drones using the Raspberry Pi ARM board. The airborne computers will re

'A Perfect and Beautiful Machine': What Darwin's Theory of Evolution Rev...
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Charles Darwin and Alan Turing, in their different ways, both homed in on the same idea: the existence of competence without comprehension.

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Marten Mickos is working on a joke. He has the opening line -- "An ops guy, a VMware guy, and a cloud guy walk into a bar..." -- but he hasn

It's not obvious how to be insanely simple
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three books that I read recently resonated with me and fitted together so I'm going to try to make sense of them in a blog post rather t

Cloud Conversations: Interview with Marten Mickos, CEO, Eucalyptus
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CloudStory.in caught up with Marten Mickos, CEO of Eucalyptus. He spoke to us about his entrepreneurial journey, his experience of building

A Thousand Platforms ... - All Things Distributed
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Today's AWS Elastic Beanstalk announcement of PHP and Git support reminded me of the post where I mentioned that we want to let a thousa

Live Life! | Pavan's Quest
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Live Life! “I'm not telling you to make the world better, because I don't think that progress is necessarily part of the package,” s

Jobs Resigns as Apple CEO
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Apples ailing chief executive Steve Jobs is officially stepping down from the helm of the company, an historic shift that hands the reins to

Official Google Blog: Faculty from across the Americas meet in New York ...
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Faculty from across the Americas meet in New York for the Faculty Summit. 7/20/2011 10:57:00 AM. (Cross-posted on the Research Blog) Last we