across the lake

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Fri 29 June 2007. Tags: campus life,

Caught a bus towards home yesterday evening, and actually got a seat right away. Managed to view the Powai lake and campus from all sides, on my way towards Aarey colony. In the cloudy atmosphere shrouded further by the drizzling rain, "the Titanic" looked rather forelorn. I found myself traveling …

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furniture to go ...

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Tue 08 May 2007. Tags: makaan,

I had posted earlier about my fascination with some old furniture I checked out in Oshiwara. But better advice prevailed and all plans to buy that have been ditched. For a couple of reasons --- serious restrictions when considering interiors for the house that we will eventually buy, and the damn …

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Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Wed 02 May 2007. Tags: makaan,

Shifted this weekend from a rented flat in Powai to one in Dindoshi ... quite close to Dindoshi Depot. It means a hefty increase in my commute time, going from basically nil to 40-plus minutes! But this will be good for Meenal, who's work is shifting to the new IFlex building …

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the end of an era

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Fri 09 March 2007. Tags: campus life, sp,

I went out to YP for lunch as usual, and the first thing I noticed was the colour yellow. A very specific kind of yellow. The one that Arthur Dent saw reflected in his shaving mirror that fateful day.

The yellow resolved itself into the shape of a bulldozer. I …

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so, how are you today?

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Tue 06 March 2007. Tags: blarg, marvin,

That one is a real poser, you know. You are stumped and speechless, but you have to answer. Immediately. Without actually asking the other guy to (insert suitable colourful scene). But then I came across the Answer for this one:

Whenever you set out to do something, something else must …

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in the news

Written by sameer in Uncategorized on Tue 30 January 2007. Tags: publication,

The publication at VLSI07 seems to have attracted media attention. EE Times is running an article about it! They mailed saying they wrote about our work in their online edition, and now want to do a print version too! The article sure makes our work seem much larger than life …

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