Monthly archives: March, 2007

More questions on H1Bs coming to USA

After writing this post, many H1B aspirants have been asking a lot of questions especially on the expenses of living in the US. Many of them are married and would like to know what are the additional expenses in bringing their spouse along with them and about having the delivery of their child in US. …

Choosing between Microsoft, Google and Apple

Alex Ionescu, the reverse engineering prodigy who came into limelight when news spread that he found a way to bypass the Microsoft Vista DRM, had interviews with 3 of the world’s top software companies – Microsoft, Google and Apple – and got offers from all three companies! Guess which company he chose ? Find out …

Super fast, super cheap Sony Vaio

Today I saw an ad in Craigslist for selling a Sony Vaio (the URL will work for only 7 days). The seller says: Sony Vaio Laptop – “BEST BRAND LAPTOP” – Laptop – Very Fast – Comes with XP, Office, McAffee DVD/CD-RW Blah… Blah…. Towards the end of the ad, we see the true colors: …

Running With Scissors

Running with Scissors is an unbelievable story. Nevertheless, it is a true story and it is written by the person who could tell it best – the person who lived the story. Running with Scissors is the memoirs of Augusten Burroughs who has authored other books like Dry, Magical Thinking, Possible Side Effects, Sellevision etc. …

Great Expectations

I am back into the reading groove. I am really completing the books that I start reading and that is something that hasn’t happened much in the recent past. I was always a voracious reader. A small mountain of Balarama and Poompatta was my best friend when I was a kid. I had read all …