A Prime Lens and a Durga Pujo To Test It Out!

There wasn’t too much of pandal hopping this year. There were a couple of adda sessions with my friends, and I went out with my parents and Gunja to visit a few pandals around Kolkata. My birthday coincided with Saptami. It turned out to be really nice. Continue reading

What is Big Data?

Big Data

A baby enters the world. The baby has five senses, with which his/her brain gains information. A huge amount of random data enters his/her brain.

The baby tries to stand up, and falls, and repeats this process several times, after which he/she learns not just to stand up, but also to walk. The baby gathered the data, analysed the data, and finally, learnt from the data.

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Summer Stories: At Home

At home, it was the usual routine.

The heat and the humidity induced inactivity and made me plod through the daily chores. The rooftop was a vent, if the temperature was bearable.

There was a week of high temperature and humidity, and finally, on the 11th of June, God gifted Kolkata with this sky, a storm, and torrential rainfall!

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Kolkata with Wireless Fidelity


The social media (that I’m connected to) started reverberating with a single fact a few days back.

Kolkata will soon become WiFi enabled

This was big news. Some considered it to be a rumour, since for most, it was too good to be true. The need for internet has been escalating in the last few years. Kolkata needed WiFi. And it was served what it needed.

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The Great Indian Bloggers Meet


14th January

A friend asks me to go to Park Street for the ‘Bloggers’ meet’ on Friday.

When? And where?

2:30 [PM]

Park Street

Oxford Book Store

I made it certain that I would attend the meet.

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