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India Gate

India Gate

India Gate is a war memorial situated at New Delhi, India. Since India’s independence, India Gate has become the site of the Indian Army’s Tomb of the Immortal Soldier, known as the Amar Jawan Jyoti. Want to share some of my photos of the memorial below. Unlike the rest of this blog, these images are [...]

Making scores comparable

Making scores comparable

How to compare scores rated under different tests, or by different people? Find out, and use the ready spreadsheet to crunch your own numbers.

The world of computers: vision 2020

The world of computers: vision 2020

What would the shape of computing be 12-15 years from now? Here is where I think we will be: My wrist watch will have my computer. When I reach office, I will place myself in front of a ‘dumb’ terminal – a monitor, a keyboard and a mouse. Embedded into the keyboard will be a [...]

Top 10 considerations when preparing a software test plan

Top 10 considerations when preparing a software test plan

Click on images to enlarge -> Test the parts of the application that have changed since the last cycle / go live This part of the test plan is very obvious: test the changes to the application. Each change needs to be tested individually if possible, or as groups if the number of changes is [...]

Summer in Delhi

Summer in Delhi

The summer season in Delhi is one of scorching heat with temperature running into forties (degree centigrade), and of hot air blowing (called loo). Its difficult to venture out into the sun even for five minutes. Plants, especially outdoor ones, need a lot of water and care. However even in this weather there are some [...]

Jogging

Jogging

Am trying to motivate myself these days to initiate some physical fitness activity, hence writing about jogging. You know its time to resume running when you try to do a few push ups and discover that certain body parts refuse to leave the floor. Michael Johnson, the Olympic gold medal runner went to a club [...]