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Kerala Trip

Kerala-public, a set on Flickr. Amazing week in Kerala

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Subatomic Noise in a Vacuum is truly random:

A random number generator (RNG) is a computational or physical device designed to generate a sequence of numbers or symbols that lack any pattern. There are many methods of generating randomness, existed from ancient time like dice, coin flipping shuffling or playing cards. Among many use of random number, in computer cryptography is probably the most important one in modern technology… Continue reading Subatomic Noise in a Vacuum is truly random:

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What Happens When You Push the Button?

What Happens When You Push the Button? | Gizmodo UK.  

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Finally a real LED TV from LG

Finally a real LED TV from LG First there was CRT then came technologies like rate view, plasma and then came LCD and finally the so called LED TV. What we call LED is not LED it’s an LCD with LED backlist, yes surely it is better than just LCD TV, saves more power, better… Continue reading Finally a real LED TV from LG

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An icy river

An icy river, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr. Via Flickr: An icy river going through the mountain The amazing moment on the way to Leh

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Economics of the Zero day exploit

What is a Zero day exploit? A zero-day (or zero-hour or day zero) attack or threat is a computer threat that tries to exploit application vulnerabilities that are unknown to others or the software developer A life cycle of the Zero-day exploit The developer creates software containing an unknown vulnerability The attacker finds the vulnerability before the developer does The attacker writes and distributes an exploit while the vulnerability is… Continue reading Economics of the Zero day exploit

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BirdEye view :-)

Glide down, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr. Via Flickr: My first ever paragliding experience at solang valley Still feels amazing when I think about that moment .. need to do it again some time soon Flying saadfaruque.wordpress.com

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Who is tracking you online? The BIG Brothers? So many of them?

First I read about this firefox addon called Collusion at Gzimodo. This addon enables us to watch, how we are getting tracked using our own browser. Internet privacy is a widely talked about issue, however we have a little tangible understanding on how it works or how it effects us individually or as a society.… Continue reading Who is tracking you online? The BIG Brothers? So many of them?

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Munnar again!

lake, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr. This is what I call green!

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Beauty of Munnar

Silver Mountain, a photo by Saad Faruque on Flickr. Been to Munnar, kerala almost a year back! Its time to head back there again. Water dripping down from the hill making the mountain looks like silver