Last week, the KDE community organized a sprint at CERN in Geneva, Switzerland. I was one of the participants in the same. While a majority of the participants were involved with the WikiToLearn project, which aims at making collaborative textbooks - a project that to me, looks extremely promising and after having taken a look … Continue reading KDE sprint – Geneva 2016
On the final day of the WikiToLearn/KDE sprint, held at CERN, when most of the participants were already heading home, I started feeling a bit gloomy and sad that an insanely awesome week was coming to an end. I wasn't flying for the next 24 hours and I was now deprived of any company as … Continue reading Quick visit to the Geneva Motor Show
This is quite strange. It's not very often that you find someone who's afraid of flying in aeroplanes and yet continues to do so, every time in fear. Well, I too am one among those who has somehow developed the fear with flying over the years. Honestly, it's sickening and quite a pain to have … Continue reading Damn ! I too have aviophobia 😮
Just love reading this experience over and over again ~ !
“Aditya, you need to change that code now. If we don’t change it before we give it for System Testing, we are doomed!” My Team Lead rants over the phone. It was the same old thing, I knew it would be this when I joined Infosys. “Ok, I’ll try my best to do it…… ” and then I glanced on to my watch. 20:05. “Hey I’m already late for home, can I do this by Monday?” I asked. “O Aditya. You know how important this change is.” She said. After a pause “Ok, but you gotta come as early as possible. When can you come? Your usual time of 11 in the morning should not happen”. Oh what the heck, I thought. “I’ll come by 9 sharp, Ok?” I offered. “Ok better come by that time, otherwise I won’t have time even to tell you the code changes”. And off…
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As Ratan Tata once remarked on the occasion of the launch of their people's car - The Nano . A promise is a promise ! I too am tempted to quote the same . I too had promised that this would make it's way into "my blog" , if anyone remembers . Well here it … Continue reading Lonavala Trip – A trip to Remember