Hello 2017! Sorry, we were late by a second

  Its a new year and there was a uproar at work….Some of the techies forgot to effectively plan on mitigating the above snafu. Computers went berserk and it goes to show that in the boring world of UTC’s and GMT’s a second is all it takes to throw everyone at work into a frenzy.… Continue reading Hello 2017! Sorry, we were late by a second

A Silicon valley Startup horror story

View story at Medium.com With the dream of being part of a startup, I have read hundreds of articles on the subject, only to stumble across this article (initially on medium.com) which is at best something out of a fantasy movie. But, it is real.. enjoy  

The White House Gives Up on Making Coders Dress Like Adults

Its Friday!! (insert beer)…and in my usual good mood, I had to share this with you. I came across this article on wired.com and the heading made me laugh. This fellow single-handedly saved healthcare.gov and was recently recruited by the white house as their chief Digital Officer. Interestingly, the comments at the end of the article generated into a… Continue reading The White House Gives Up on Making Coders Dress Like Adults

Five power tips to improve productivity at work – the Nerdy way

Its 3pm in the afternoon and this task assigned to you is a long way from being solved. Your eyes are aching and your head is about explode, but you can’t quit…you just have to get this issue resolved by end of the business (EOB) day because every day you have to give a status… Continue reading Five power tips to improve productivity at work – the Nerdy way