Simple life hack


Turn your mobile data to the OFF as a default when out and about. Why? Read on. Since about October … More

This is too cool!


[harish@phoenix ~]$ traceroute 216.81.59.173 traceroute to 216.81.59.173 (216.81.59.173), 30 hops max, 60 byte packets 1 registerlafonera.fon.com (192.168.10.1) 2.473 ms 2.937 … More

In a word, wow!


I am not sure if this is a report that contains stuff taken out of context, but if its true … More

OSCON 2011 – Tuesday July 26


Finally, I’ve found time and motivation to attend the O’Reilly organized Open Source Convention 2011 in Portland, Oregon. It has been … More

Change and Opportunity


Change and evolution are hallmarks of any open source project. Ideas form, code gets cut, repurposed, refined and released (and … More

Printer/cups tip


Every time I update the OS on my laptops, I have to add the CUPS printer settings for the in … More

Cloud for Academics


I am pleased to have an opportunity to speak from both a Red Hat and an open source presective about … More

RMS in Singapore


I was invited by the Singapore Management University to be a participant at a talk by Richard M Stallman of … More