Sunday, August 30, 2015

[Infographic] Android's Delicious Versions

Android, that cute little droid, that greets over half the world's phones today has grown by leaps and bounds. But, sometimes, it gets hard to recollect which version is which.

This smart infographic makes this delicious journey as simple as ABC to recall.

Infographic - Android Versions

Monday, March 16, 2015

Travel Inside a Black Hole

Space, Time, Stars, Galaxies, the Universe... all have fascinated us at some point in time, and this begins right in our childhood. The recent movie Interstellar - a spectacular one - brought the intrigue of these dimensions well to enthrall thousands.

In keeping with the theme for that, surely one has wondered what it might be like to travel into a black hole. Well, thanks to the movie, and the folks at, here's a short lesson. Enjoy the journey!

Sunday, March 1, 2015

[TED] Beverly + Dereck Joubert: Life lessons from big cats

"Beverly + Dereck Joubert live in the bush, filming and photographing lions and leopards in their natural habitat. With stunning footage (some never before seen), they discuss their personal relationships with these majestic animals — and their quest to save the big cats from human threats."

The footage is stunning, and is the result of years of being out there. It's definitely anyone who cares for nature must watch.

(Source: TED)

Sunday, February 1, 2015

How optical illusions trick your brain

Optical illusions (like the one alongside) are cleverly made images that trick our minds into seeing something completely different from what it is.

How, or why does this happen? If you're curious, check out this short and informative video from TED-ed.

Sunday, January 18, 2015

[TED] Learning Chinese Easily (Basics)

Chinese (and other close oriental cultures) have rich fascinating history and culture. But, what's also very interesting is their language - the written character, that is. 

Well, probably by some others, it is fascinating to understand and figure out how to read and make sense of these creative and artistically crafted symbols.

A short, lovely glimpse into this by TED speaker ShaoLan Hsueh provides a wonderful 'insight' into this in this short talk.

(Source: TED)