Ayush Goel

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Royal Existentials is a weekly webcomic series that uses Indian vintage art and imagery to tell stories of historical (and contemporary)…

Royal Existentials is a weekly webcomic series that uses Indian vintage art and imagery to tell stories of historical (and contemporary) angst.<br>In #013, the hidden dynamics of inequality in the act of bargaining are addressed.<p>Also, a bonus GIF!<p>(Updates every Friday.)

Amazon: Threat or menace?

“The Everything Store’s” big, unanswered question: What happens when the entire economy has been “Amazoned?”<p>On one thing, both friends and enemies of Jeff Bezos can agree: He is a long-term thinker. This has been true, we learn from Brad Stone’s illuminating new book on Amazon, “The Everything …

Shout out to my mom for taking this picture and the bokeh! Love you mom! #capecod #mymomdoesntevenknowwhatafilteris

Soccer!!!!!

Not going anywhere soon

Programmer’s dilemma

Recently I interviewed tens of candidates for a kernel programmer’s position. These candidates are from big, good companies, which are famous for …

The Loveliest Short Story You Will Read Today Was Published on Craigslist

"Missed Connection" stays with you.<p>Lucas Jackson/Reuters, Chris Heller<p>Craigslist: that scourge of the newspaper industry, that den of lust, that middleman responsible for an untold number of bedbug crises.<p>Or, Craigslist: the Internet's simplest and most ingenious disruptor, a digital equivalent of …

The Secret to Lasting Love Is Staying the Hell Away From Each Other

When you like someone and want to be with them, all you wanna do is see their face all the time. Coincidentally, seeing someone's face all the time …

Relationships

Tiana Clark's answer to What can I learn/know right now in 10 minutes that will be useful for the rest of my life?

The Socratic method.<p><b>Why the Socratic method you ask?</b>The Socratic method was named after the classical Greek philosopher Socrates and introduced in …

The wildling princess north of the wall

Abby reading to AJ at bedtime

On the swing

I got this scooter thing dad

Now the party starts

Toddler travel sleep

Apple publicly charts iOS fragmentation to prove it barely exists

Apple surely loves its third-party app developers, but it doesn't love them equally. The company reserves special affection for those who optimize their apps for the latest version of iOS and its integrated services (Passbook, Game Center, Maps etc.), and we guess that's why the official iOS Dev …

Battery Draining Too Fast Lately? Facebook Apps May Be At Fault, Says Developer

The iOS developer behind Home Remind has published a blog post about the Facebook apps for iPhone, iPad and Facebook Messenger. He says that according to his testing, the Facebook apps consume way more CPU time than is strictly necessary. Excessive CPU time can lead to battery drain.<p>The developer …

iOS

BitTorrent Sync Is A Dropbox Killer, Or Maybe Much More Than That

A colleague recently passed on a link to BitTorrent Sync with a note saying he planned on canceling his Dropbox account. Sync is a file storage service, one for very large files. And if you have it, you too might be reconsidering your online file storage strategy.<p>On the face of it, BitTorrent is …

Teens are tired of Facebook 'drama,' find refuge on Twitter and elsewhere, says Pew

According to the latest data from Pew, teens find Facebook to be more an extension of their daily interactions at school and home than a place where they can relax and be themselves. The unease isn’t from concerns about third parties accessing their data, or even their parents discovering …

Pew Research Center

The 20 Most Valuable Brands In The World

Every year, BrandZ and Millward Brown Optimor calculate and rank brands based on their global value. And even though Apple's growth rate decreased by 95%, the tech giant's brand value still increased by 1% from 2012 to a a whopping $185 billion.<p>Millward Brown VP Oscar Yuan told Business Insider …

Wells Fargo

How I Explained REST to My Wife

Sunday, December 12, 2004<p>Translations of the following dialog available in Japanese, French, Vietnamese, Italian, Spanish,Portuguese, and Chinese. …

What a waste

IN THE past 35 years, hundreds of millions of Chinese have found productive, if often exhausting, work in the country’s growing cities. This …

India

Man eater