My Madurai Kothu Parotta Experience

Two weeks back, I drove down to Madurai to attend a wedding. On the way, I had the amazing Dindigul Venu biriyani (I will write about that separately) and the delicious Manapparai rice murukku. But, the best part…

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My Quest to Find the Best Kalakki in Chennai

What is Kalakki? Kalakki is a traditional south Indian egg dish. The word “kalakku” in Tamil refers to mixing. Kalakki is the half boiled mix of beat egg, salt, pepper, and sometimes chicken/mutton gravy. This is totally different…

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Is Yaa Mohideen Chennai’s best biriyani?

A year back, some of my friends told me that a small hole in the wall restaurant named Yaa. Mohideen in Pallavaram serves the best biriyani in Chennai. For a guy who constantly looks out for good biriyani,…

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A short interview with Pichumani Durairaj – CEO of Interviewdesk

Last week, I was invited to the launch of Interviewdesk – an on demand interviewer platform aimed at solving the slow and cumbersome hiring process that is prevalent in many companies. When I met the CEO of the…

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Interviewdesk.in Helps You Hire the Right Talent

Hiring the right team is the key to a company’s success. Everything else, including the product takes the backseat. Great companies today have reached the status only because of the team they’ve had and have behind them. But,…

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How Much You Pay Facebook to Use Their Service?

If you think Facebook is offering its services for free, you’re wrong. Every month, you pay $1.27 to use Facebook. Wanna know how? Let me tell you a small story. Three months back, I decided to uninstall Facebook…

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Science fiction is the key to the future

Science fiction writing had been a primary tool for visualizing how technology would look in the future. Writers like Jules Verne, Philip K Dick, Isaac Asimov, and Ray Bradbury wrote exciting novels, short stories that featured advanced technologies…

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Google Chromecast – A detailed review

Chromecast is what I am going to talk about today. It’s been more than a week since I started using the Chromecast and it is amazing! After yesterday’s blogpost, I thought of writing a short, yet detailed review…

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Why I Chose Chromecast over Fire TV Stick?

Last week I was in a position to choose between Google Chromecast and an Amazon Fire stick. After several decades, my living room finally saw an LED TV. The Samsung M4000. Even though I am not much of…

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Love in the Time of Smartphones

Love. The word makes people laugh, cry, die, and most of the times, get high. And it has been called names – crazy, stupid, blind, fever (typical Kollywood style), etc. Why talk about love all of a sudden?…

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