Facebook suffers a severe reverse network effect: the more people who join ...

A friend's email sig reads:


Sent from Sony Ericsson K750
* All ...

Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more ...

I accidentally carried a small bottle of water on board my last ...

Lock allocation and deallocation are the new malloc()/free(), though. Everybody wants ...

The only thing that sucks really, really bad on a Linux desktop ...

Someone sent this in an email today:

Misbah thought that he had ...

File this under Things we didn't hear before Windows Vista:

Yeah ...

Taking a break from a bug hunting session that seems to be ...

Another post from Changi, another trip to Tokyo. Be back on Friday.

All things considered, Sun's branding could be worse. If Java had ...

Just discovered accidentally that Konqueror supports a bit of Vim style scrolling ...

I have a love-hate relationship with autotools. I love the thought of ...

Currently on HBO, The Honeymooners, an IMDb bottom 100 movie. I've ...

While cleaning my room in preparation for an apartment move, I found ...

I finally got pissed enough to dig around the exploding Firefox log ...

Someone left this scrap for me on Orkut:

how r u?
r ...

Someone just sent me free pizza coupons. Nice start to the week :-)

Why is the ability to use an IDE or a build tool ...

For whatever reason, K3b is hosed on my laptop. So I am ...

Small addition to Firefox's userContent.css:

::-moz-selection {
    background: #DEE6FF;
    color: #000000;
}

I've only ever used Subversion seriously at the current job and ...

The gap between theory and practice is narrower in theory than it ...

Does the iPhone's Safari support the <canvas> element? If yes, would ...

Just paired up our new HP L7680 All in One with the ...

The only long-term effect of copy protection is to ensure that those ...

You can look at practically any part of anything manmade around you ...

I kid you not:

deepak@vyomlinux:~/.mozilla/firefox/f6x33o8u.default/browserstate-logs$ du ...

Since I migrated all of the static pages on antrix.net to ...

Computer Science is one of the worst things that has ever happened ...

I need a sticker for my camera that says, "Have you set ...

The amount of violations of human rights in a country is always ...

Not withstanding the lack of veggie food options, Portland International Airport is ...

I think I am making a habit of posting from Changi airport ...

To have that powder blown up your nose is rather like being ...

Here's a simple bash completion rule that I just created:

$ complete ...

While trying to install Win XP Pro under VMWare (using an easyvmx ...

I find Firefox/Windows not loading new tabs in the background (hint ...

Northwest airlines has some weird 'we are too lazy to issue e-tickets ...

Durian: a delicious fruit that looks like a T Rex's scrotum ...

Twitter was funny for me because it was like the whole (American ...

#!/usr/bin/python

import feedparser
from subprocess import Popen, PIPE

d = feedparser ...

Which 90 billion dollar company is betting its future on always-on, broadband-enabled ...

VCD resolution: 352x240. My LCD's resolution: 1680x1050. Result: can't watch ...

ls /usr/bin/[
Didn't know about that! You can man [ to ...

It's been bugging me for some time now.. on Ubuntu, when ...

A gigantic, farting zeppelin of web 2.0 lazily rising into the ...

From the referral logs for antrix.net, I found this google search ...

South Park Season 6, Episode 13: Best Lord of the Rings retelling ...

Reality is the leading cause of stress for those in touch with ...

In a hierarchy, every employee tends to rise to his level of ...

I knew Perl sucked based on just looking at code from afar ...

Why does the attachment download speed on Gmail suck so bad?!