Archive for July, 2014

Zomato Kochi


Last month when I went back to Kochi for a friend’s wedding, I ended playing tour guide and taking my friends to some of the restaurants I used to hang out in Fort Kochi. I wished there was a food app that tells me how good that new Japanese restaurant was or if there was any […]



The Horribly Slow Murderer with the Extremely Inefficient Weapon by Richard Gale is a funny video I have seen around 5 years ago and it still cracks me up. This is the worst way to die.

Recently, my facebook feed has been flooding with posts of the Israel-Palestine conflict intent on making one understand how things got so bad. But usually most of these “documentaries” take one side over the other. This Land Is Mine by Nina Paley is beautifully illustrated cartoon which shows why there is no clear winner. For characters legend, visit […]

I have always been a fan of the Incredible India campaigns. Now, in collaboration with Genesys International’s WoNoBo service, they have released a ‘walking tour’ app. WoNoBo tours, similar to Google Streetview, are already available on the Incredible India website and in printable PDF format. Currently only the app is available for Blackberry devices and […]

Google created a trivia game using their Maps database called Smarty Pins. The game is a simple one in which users have to answer questions by dropping pins on locations. They start out with 1609 kms/1000 miles and the distance from your answer to the correct one gets deducted. The game also seems to be accessible via Google […]