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Advice for young Professionals

By | December 20, 2018

Every year I get asked a standard set of question during my trainings. Most of the time the question is phrased differently like “What do you think I should do next in my career?” or “Which technology should I focus on?” Having heard the question multiple times I have gotten lazy and stuck to my… Read More »

Laws for Robotics

By | December 3, 2018

Recently I finished reading the late Stephen Hawking’s book “Brief Answers to the Big Questions”. One of the chapters it covers is Artificial Intelligence. A point he covers in the book mentions a framework for how AI should be used; a set of guidelines for AI to follow or more simply put some rules for… Read More »

Does god exist? A BI guy’s dilemma

By | April 8, 2018

You must be wondering what the heck this means? To give you some context I was recently asked if I believed in God. The answer is:- As a kid yes because my parents were god fearing and I copied them when it came to concepts I didn’t have a clear understanding of. As a teenager… Read More »

Is AI the Bad guy?

By | March 18, 2018

This week Stephen Hawking died. God bless his soul. And for some reason the only thing Indian media could focus on was his recent controversial statement about how AI could be the end of humanity. While I would like to admonish the Indian editorial for its shortsighted and narrow minded approach when viewing the legacy… Read More »

BootMgr missing – 3 days of Hell

By | July 5, 2017

Just came out of a real deep mess after my laptop crashed 3 days back. The issue was a fairly common one but none of the solutions found on the internet were working and I had to fix things with extreme prejudice. All my data for the last 5 years exits on the same laptop.… Read More »