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Satish Viswanath
"When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained." -- Mark Twain
"When we remember we are all mad, the mysteries disappear and life stands explained." -- Mark Twain


Hi +Vladimir Shabanov, is there any way to bulk export starred or tagged items? The feed only has a recent few, not all.

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New blog post: a tale of two photos (and so much more)

The thing that I should find most fascinating in this photo should be the technology itself. But no. There’s so much more 1. We need to start somewhere, so… 10 years ago: 3 laptops. 4 Nokia phones (an N70, a 6670, a 6680, a 3310?). 3 portable MP3 players…

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New year, new blog post!

I won’t say that it feels as though 2015 ran away from me before I realized it. But it did see 50% fewer posts than the year before. Honestly, at this point, this yearly update is one of the few only pieces that I remember to update this site with. I have…

I just renewed my subscription +Vladimir Shabanov, but I was wondering why the $9/year option has been removed. I get enough value from BazQux that I don't mind the $19/29 annual fee.. but I was curious.

Thank you for a great service!

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on my new-ish podcast

Yes, I know my blog could be considered partly “defunct”. 

But I started a new podcast.

This is about that.

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On the death of old technology, that really never dies

The first gadget I ever bought turned 10 years old last year.

The first laptop I ever bought would have turned 10 years old this year.

And so it goes...

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Presenting The Inconceivable Desis Podcast: +Raghavendra Iyer​ and I geek out on pop culture, technology, and sundry topics.. while being desi dads.

Episodes 1 and 2 are live for your enjoyment, covering topics including wearables, the Emperor of All Maladies, and even podcasting itself.

Listen, enjoy, and let us know what you think!
(Subscribing would be a nice touch)

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We’ll have to get back to that title in a minute. Continuing the tradition of sorta summing up the year just gone by is getting harder and harder, to say the least. 2014 was a year of some significant epochs, such as resetting my “India visit” counter…

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10th anniversary post on blog.

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Snippety snap!
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