Radio Garden : A fun way to explore radio stations of the world.

My previous post talked about the Pulitzer prize-winning book All the Light We Cannot See. Radio and radio waves play as important a role in this book as the major characters. The book shows how the Radio waves transcend boundaries and bring distant people together. Yesterday, I came across a Read More …

Amazon Prime Reading is now in India and here’s what its free ebooks cost

Amazon brought its Prime subscription service to India in 2016. In the beginning, it was only limited to Prime benefits like free shipping, early access to deals at Amazon.in. Soon, Prime Video and then Prime Music were also added to the Amazon Prime Package for Indian consumers. And now, the Read More …

Fake news on social media: You are being made a fool, again and again!

Now, see this: Do you believe everything you see on the social networking sites you use? Every quote, fact, news, views, picture, video? And is it that anything funny, interesting, seemingly useful, sensational gets from you an instant Like, Share, Favourite, Retweet etc.? I have one word for you. BEWARE. Read More …

5 internet delights that I’ve loved and lost

Ever since the computer and internet entered my life, it has been a rollicking journey of discovering and delighting in one techno-treat after the other. I remember that when I started using internet, it almost felt like embarking on an adventure, exploring new worlds and new wonders. And I did Read More …

How to get ISBN in India? Here’s all you need to know.

ISBN means International Standard Book Number. Consider it like a catalog number for books. If you are self publishing your book, it is a good idea to get the ISBN. It is not mandatory for publishing a book, but it is needed if you want to sell that book on Read More …