Monthly Archive: July 2009

To differ and to patch up 3

To differ and to patch up

We all use some kind of source control to maintain the code. But we developers still use mail/IM to share some changes/snippets with each other. Where you usually send the changed file, original file to your friend. There could also be a case where you have read only access to source control. It...

Tweet4Blood on SkyNews 4

Tweet4Blood on SkyNews

Tweet4Blood is covered on SkyNews UK today. Thanks to @RuthBarnett for such a wonderful coverage. I hope this coverage will make more and more people to follow @tweet4blood and donate blood. “He set it up after a friend’s father asked for blood before he had a heart operation.” Friends operation I was talking...

Maratha Light Infantry and War Cries 16

Maratha Light Infantry and War Cries

Around 400 hundred Indian soldiers of Maratha Light Infantry led the march yesterday in Paris. I was reading the history of them on wikipedia and then the words “bol Shri Chattrapati Shivaji Maharaj ki Jai’ caught my interest. Its the war cry of MLI. Here is the list of other war cries from...

All the best Nandan 3

All the best Nandan

Well, what should I say? Farewell function was long and very senti. It looked like whole of @infy had gathered to catch a glimpse of Nandan. I am cursing myself for not carrying a camera on such a big occasion. Here are some pics from my mobile. Nandan has been with Infy for...

Remotely lock (do what ever you want) your compute using outlook 2

Remotely lock (do what ever you want) your compute using outlook

This is a tip to use your outlook to control your machine remotely. Before we start please make sure… 1. Machine with outlook running… 2. You are solely responsible for what you are doing… We will use outlook rules to control the (*your own*) machine from any where in the world as long...

Reading blogs ( feeds ) inside outlook 2

Reading blogs ( feeds ) inside outlook

Recently I have seen number of users reading my feed on outlook. Its been increasing month by month. So I thought there could be many more users who will be interested in reading feeds in outlook. The recent version of outlook, i.e outlook 2007 has feed reader built into it. Using which you...