ashiot has written 11 posts for Welcome to Ashwin's world

Road to Paradise

Paraphrasing ‘make hay while the sun shines’ as ‘plan travels while the rain falls’ makes more sense to us subcontinental Indians. We only get a couple of months’ worth respite from the sun each year; three if we are lucky, although in the third month we need to use gondolas for daily commute instead of … Continue reading

Curtains for Windows

There are only two Windows Phone devices that are active as of writing this, according to a study*. One of the phones has been identified as a device issued by Microsoft to an employee for work. This means that of the two persons using a Microsoft Lumia right now, one is getting paid for using … Continue reading

How To Remember

Are researchers considering anterograde amnesia with the “computer-hard disk”-analogy perspective? Maybe they should. Alright, there’s no such thing in technical literature as a computer-hard disk analogy; I have just made that up. The point I want to make is computers have a finite amount of memory and if you insist on downloading hi-res movies, games … Continue reading

Pune to Lavasa on Cycle

One Hundred Kilometres, One Hell of a Ride: I had been on the road for about thirteen hours and had covered over one hundred kilometres on a cycle in that timespan. Continue reading

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