Updating Sony Xperia Z2 to Android Marshmallow

Updating Sony Xperia Z2 to Android Marshmallow

Having waited for several days for the update to be pushed to my phone, I temporarily moved over from Airtel to Vodafone. Wow! the update was pushed within seconds – after I connected to the PC using the Xperia Companion software. Airtel seems to be helplessly slow in pushing this update (or perhaps it decided [...]

Basant Panchami

Basant Panchami

Today is Basant Panchami, an Indian festival of spring. The flowers are in full bloom – an image below, shot and edited completely on my Sony Xperia Z2. There are lots of colours all around. Sikhism believes only in worship of One God, Who is Unborn and all pervading. He is the Creator, the Preserver [...]

Colors of Nature

Colors of Nature

Click on the image to see larger. Taken with Sony Xperia SP.

Guru Nanak gurpurab greetings

Guru Nanak gurpurab greetings

November 17th is being celebrated this year as the day Guru Nanak came to this earth. The foremost of His teachings was to stay detached from Maya (worldly pleasures) and always thank the Creator for his bounties. Simple living and serving to other beings were advocated. Sharing below a greeting card which can be used [...]

Oracle performance tuning - an update

Oracle performance tuning – an update

A tutorial is now available to perform Oracle performance tuning of applications and SQL statements. This tutorial has been expanded to include case studies, which will go a long way in better understanding of concepts explained. Link to the PDF tutorial here: Tuning.pdf This current posting is an extension to the existing post on performance [...]

Flowers from Indian spring

Flowers from Indian spring

Sharing some recent flower photographs. Hope you like, please do let me know.