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June 11, 2009 0

WolframAlpha … Epic Fail

By Deepak in Random, Web

Ok, so perhaps the title is a bit of a hyperbole, but WolframAlpha really does suck. Anticipating this of course they don’t call themselves a search engine, but rather a computational knowledge engine on the pretext that they don’t provide links but rather facts. Considering this I really expected them to at least provide the [...]

May 12, 2009 0

A few thoughts on MiFi

By Deepak in Networks, Random

I recall being totally convinced that high bandwidth wireless internet would be ubiquitous by the time I graduated, when learning about 3G and wimax back at university. Now three years later on, nothing revolutionary has yet arrived. Of course this may have something to do with me being in Mozambique, but still … both technologies [...]

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January 2, 2008 0

My first post

By Deepak in Random

Well after a few months of leaving this site idle, I’ve decided it’s finally time to get it off the ground. The real reason for the delay was that I wanted to build it entirely from scratch based entirely on REST and a front-end built with only PrototypeJS but sadly work and the post-work lethargy [...]