Money : a bunch of ironies

For some reason, past few months (or years), I’ve been thinking and hearing a lot about and around money. Cryptocurrencies, stock market, taxation, inflation, deflation and what not! Definitely working from home (or rather not going out in the world) has been a huge factor, but a lot of credit goes to recent stocks/crypto trends.… Continue reading Money : a bunch of ironies

Is internet really going towards decentralization?

I came across this article today. It said we are actually going towards centralised world on the internet. This came as a surprise to me given the cryptocurrency boom and decentralized applications scene. I was pretty sure we were moving towards decentralized world. But reading the article made me realise that they weren’t completely wrong.… Continue reading Is internet really going towards decentralization?

On Gurupurnima

I know I don’t mention it a lot, But in the ocean, if you observe this boat, You’ll observe every section, each part, is nothing but just pieces of great art. Everyone knows a boat can never build itself, It’d be just a fallen tree had it not gotten any help, Maybe I’d have survived,… Continue reading On Gurupurnima

3 More things I learned about life as a Software Engineer

Note: This is an extension of the Pretentious series: 7 things I learned about life from my one-sided relationship with Software Engineering nobody asked for. Inability to build “a solution that works seamlessly forever” isn’t your fault Don’t get me wrong here, I’m not questioning your designing ability! It’s based on the fact that given enough time, everything… Continue reading 3 More things I learned about life as a Software Engineer

Right or wrong?

Do you ever wonder what’s right and what’s wrong? Is providing free books to everyone right? Or is it wrong because you’re copying it from another book, you’re pirating someone’s work and giving it away for free? But what if the work was already pirated or copied from another book? Are the book hawkers selling… Continue reading Right or wrong?

dumb random

can anyone please explain it to me once, what is it that they mean by the word “distance”? is it what keeps the following words different? incident and murder, a lie, and pure innocence? tell me how distant is the day from the night? tell me how distant is the darkness from the light? isn’t… Continue reading dumb random

7 things I learnt about life from my one-sided relationship with Software Engineering

Think long term, but solve for the present. I think if you’re from the same background, you’d have heard the word over-engineering or overfitting (Data Science). I read as many articles and blogs on best engineering practices, new technologies, how to write good code before joining the first company. And, I worked on something where… Continue reading 7 things I learnt about life from my one-sided relationship with Software Engineering

Sometimes I wonder

Sometimes I wonderwhat that time looked like.No weekdays, holidays or weekendsall days used to look alike. Play because you want to,Eat whatever you feel is right,Sleep when you feel tiredDon’t bother what hour of the night. Not worth missing dreamsjust coz you’ve playschool tomorrow,We’ll see, will cry it outif it brings nothing but sorrow. Sometimes… Continue reading Sometimes I wonder

New Year

I witnessed the year passing by through the smoke clouds of a bonfire. I felt nothing less than a future seer, who can look into the future. I on the other hand didn’t have to worry about how I will face what I saw, for I had already been through it. I witnessed the logs… Continue reading New Year