Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Airport Wifi Passwords Across the World

With people being - and wanting to be - more connected today, it sometimes gets a tad frustrating when stuck at a place with no wifi. And, this couldn't be truer than at an airport.

Well, apparently, someone has been trying to get around this, and they've now put it on a map! Hey, we're just sharing this - and haven't checked out it's authenticity. But, well, if you want to give it a shot, and it works for you...!

(Source: This Map Shows Airport Wifi Passwords Across the World)

Monday, September 26, 2016

Your Zodiac Sign May Have Changed - We're in the 21st Century Now!

For centuries, based on ancient maps that early stargazers prepared and followed, most of the human civilizations have come to identify and recognize the familiar twelve Zodiac signs, named after the constellations. Well, yes, each generation and culture has their own charts for this, and follow different methods.

Interestingly, in a recent finding or report, NASA reminded us that there are, in fact, 13 constellations. So, does this mean that we've missed something all along? And, which is the new sign? Or, do you now 'belong' to a different sign altogether?

Amusing questions - and who knows, with what significance! If you're the curious type, then read on about the 13th sign to know more.

Saturday, September 24, 2016

Black Moon 2016

Most people have heard of a "Blue Moon" and possibly even a "Supermoon"! But, "Black Moon" is a new term. And, if you're curious like we are, then, here's everything you wanted to know about it!

And, you're going to be lucky to - umm, now, we can't really say, 'see' it! - know about it!

Also, if you're interested to know more about our nearest celestial neighbor, this infographic about the moon is very interesting indeed.

(Source: space.com)

Thursday, September 15, 2016

How many black dots do you see?

Optical illusions are always interesting and fun. Can you see the image below and identify how many black dots there are?

It's not as easy as it seems! And, if you want to understand why, read the article here.
Meanwhile, don't get too worked up about your eyesight, and share this fun with others!

(Source: http://www.theverge.com/2016/9/12/12885574/optical-illusion-12-black-dots)

Sunday, April 24, 2016

[TED Ed] Knowing Your Digital Dossier?

We live in a digital world. and the notion of privacy is fast taking new avatars, for which, most of the laws are seemingly not ready. The digital citizens - children born since the dawn of the digital age - are knowingly (sometimes?) and often, unknowingly, leaving digital footprints at every turn.

Indeed, this can be a scary thought, but apparently, there's no turning back. This neat little TED-Ed lesson explains what's forming one's 'Digital Dossier'. Worth a look!

(Source: TED-Ed)