Prashanth Krishnamurthy

Read Amar Chitra Katha, save up to 90% on popular titles

Who does not remember Amar Chitra Katha? The comics have been satisfying the young and the young at heart for more than 40 years now. Thanks to our frequent trips out of Bangalore, and my frequent visits to the library, Amar Chitra Katha ranks the first of all the Indian comics (and may I say books) in my list. Thanks …

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Avoid getting heated up by your laptop using a portable cooling desk

Laptops should not be taken figuratively by their name. No matter what they tell you, keeping the laptop on your lap is not really a good idea by any means. It is highly uncomfortable, unproductive and inconvenient. There are a couple of solutions for this: 1. Use laptop for shorter duration Laptop gets really heated up only after sometime in …

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2 good activity software for kids

Technology has moved into a number of directions, changing perceptions, beliefs, and archaic processes in the way. Learning is one such activity, which has been made more fun, engaging and something that is welcome rather than boring. With the fast learning kids of today technology has proven to be a real big boost to the learning activities. Here are two …

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365 questions for 2014

Though I am 2 years late in getting to know the below post, it is never late than never. The questions in the post are as relevant as humanity itself. Though most of them are repeated elsewhere and  may not be something new, it is a commendable effort to put all of these together. Questions like these do not have …

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Find good deals in India – iBhejo.com

You are looking at all the Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals on gazillion websites and wondering what you are doing in India? Badly need a product that is only available in US, but you don’t have anyone in the US right now to help? Well, iBhejo.com can help. iBhejo makes it to our quest for finding the good …

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Compare insurance plans for better deals in India

Comparing insurance plans in India has not taken off very well so far. But can save good amount of money if you are willing to do some reading up before you buy any insurance plan. In theory there should not be a lot of difference between the insurance plans providing same kind of benefits. All insurance companies abide by the …

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What is Airtel Money and why should you use it?

Airtel Money is virtual money that acts like a prepaid card. You fill it, and you get to spend it in a awefully limited number of merchants. So, why bother? Let’s see a few good reasons that are true today. While the sales are low, there are bound to be better offers. Rightnow Magazine had been offering various freebies for …

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How to easily create unlocked PDFs?

Chrome browser is invaluable in providing some of the functionalities that needed additional software that potentially required a cash transfer from your pocket. One of those really useful features is the ‘Print to PDF’ option. Using it is simple enough. Just right click on a web page > Click on Print. You can select printers available to you or have …

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Google Keep is a simple, but powerful note taker

If you are into maintaining to-do lists, notes and other bits and pieces in variety of paper, books, and tools, you should pay attention here. Google Keep is not really new, but the way everything comes together in the Google world does not fail to impress me. What Google Keep does is pretty simple: Create/edit/delete notes – that consist of …

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How to deal with grief?

Grief is as guaranteed in life as happiness is. Some people would even go the extent of saying that you will not enjoy happiness ‘fully’ without going through grief (wrong claim, but I digress). Dealing with death is arguable the worst time of anyone’s life. So, how do you cope with it? Or, how do the people around the affected …

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