Monthly Archives: November 2009

Piano Man by Billy Joel

It’s nine o’clock on a Saturday The regular crowd shuffles in There’s an old man sitting next to me Makin’ love to his tonic and gin He says, "Son, can you play me a memory? I’m not really sure how … Continue reading

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Ecce Puer by James Joyce

Of the dark past A child is born; With joy and grief My heart is torn. Calm in his cradle The living lies. May love and mercy Unclose his eyes! Young life is breathed On the glass; The world that … Continue reading

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Black Friday

Black Friday as a term has been used in multiple contexts, going back to the nineteenth century, where it was associated with a financial crisis in 1869. The earliest uses of "Black Friday" to mean the day close to Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Internet job scams

Some employment scams appear as job postings or classifieds while others may target victims with an offer through an unsolicited email.

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A life

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codeChef

http://www.codechef.com is a non-commercial, multi-platform online coding competition, featuring monthly contests in more than 35 different programming languages. CodeChef was created by Directi  to provide a platform for practice, competition and improvement as well as enable developers to benchmark their … Continue reading

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Something you should know about

Simon and Garfunkel – Boxer lyrics

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Popular computing

I am interested in High-performance computing exploration and research, comparison of algorithms and platforms and tools. Example applications are optimization algorithms are Monte Carlo Simulations of Lattice QCD.

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7 Secrets to Avoid Gaining Weight

Must burn more than you take in. The amount of calories you need depend on both your body characteristics and the things you do during the day. If you live on freezing weather you will need lots of calories just … Continue reading

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