27 November 2008 Mumbai, India27 February 1933, Berlin, GermanyThis picture of Mumbai Taj burning spew all across the front page of the mornings paper reminds me of another photo of the Reichstag fire. Following the news from mumbai .
Photos from Day One of foss.in in Bangalore. JN Tata Auditorium, IIsc Bangalore Event Registration Counters
Waiting for my turn
Security chap wails 'laptops, laptops and more laptops'
Gearing Up! Awwe What's that error!
Getting a early morning Caffinee fix
Lean crowds this year too
Atul welcomes everyone to Foss.in 2008
Harald Welte gives keynote address
Beagle BoardBeagle Board running E17
New offering from Nokia
Kapil's Debian WorkoutMoreFoss.in posts on Google Blog Search Foss.in photos on Flickr
'Somethings' they say, 'remain a mystery until someone comes along'. Few hours into the journey, I could feel some discomfort near the crotch and it has nothing to do with the pretty young thing few seats down the aisle. I forgot to switch off the cellphone and the constant jumps between tower, signal hunting has not only drained the battery but the handset was getting bit hot in my trouser pocket. Perhaps keeping the phone in offline mode seems to be better option, since I can quickly go online and make few calls when the trains stops in a station somewhere.Like most people I store all my contacts in the cellphone and absolutely none in my head. I stopping jotting down numbers on paper ever since the my address book floated away in a house flood caused by an open water tap. Last heard it was somewhere near the tropic of cancer. Darn! I don't fancy being stranded in a strange town with a dead cellphone battery. (Note to myself: start carrying dead tree address bo…