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The iPhone

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It seems that this year, Apple really has lived upto its reputation as a leader in innovation and Steve Jobs has done it again. Though I’m having trouble finding the video of the keynote speech (will look for it on YouTube), Mac Rumors had these pictures of the iPhone. It looks much cooler than any […]

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Tomorrows World

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I just saw the title of a BBC section on tech blogs that I’ve been following closely. Tomorrow’s World used to be one of my favorite BBC programs on TV in my childhood and these blogs are just as interesting. Most of the blogs are currently reporting on the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) that is […]

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Bad Boys Proxy

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A friend has recently released an anonymous proxy that I’m using to access blogspot and wordpress.com blogs. For some reason, he’s using the Bad Boys movie theme which is cool, but kinda gimmicky. Doesn’t really matter if it does the job (which it does pretty well). http://www.badboysproxy.com/ That gives me an idea …..

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Fixing a mess of cables

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In a recent maintenance activity, one that lasted till dawn, the aim was solely to fix the horrendous mess of cables that had piled up over time at the data center. The mess was so bad that I was expecting to find some distant relative of the Dust Bunny somewhere underneath. Cablator, the evil midget […]

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New Year Mubarak and a Happy Eid

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Once again, an Islamic holiday has coincided with a predominantly Western festival, and though most of the Islamic world celebrated Eid three days ago, we in Pakistan did it on New Year’s Day. Due to the recent passing away of my grandmother, my family isn’t fully celebrating either event, though at least we’re all together […]