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Im back!

August 31st 2008

Hmm.. So i’ve been out of the blogging scene for quite sometime now. Mostly, i’ve been busy with work, and yeah, i’ve been spending all my free time watching F.R.I.E.N.D.S, just like Nidhi 🙂 Now that i’m finished with all 10 seasons, i think ill get some time to post here 🙂

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My New Rig

March 16th 2008

Well.. Not exactly *new*, its about a month old now 🙂 I still have my old pc, and have set up a LAN 🙂 Here’s the configuration: Processor: Core2Quad Q6600 @2.4Ghz Motherboard: MSI P35 Platinum GFX Card: MSI 8600 GT (512MB) RAM: Patriot 2x1GB DDR2 800 Mhz (matched pairs) HDD: Western Digital 400GB HDD (16MB […]

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My First BarCamp! BarCampDelhi3: AWESOME!

December 10th 2007

So.. I had wanted to attend un-conferences since a long time now, but didn’t really get to know the events on time, or the events were outside of Delhi/NCR. So this even was the perfect opportunity for me to explore! The even was held at the Noida Sector 59 office of Impetus Software, which was […]

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WordPress 2.3 Released!

September 25th 2007

And i’ve already upgraded! 😀 On Monday, September 24, 2007, WordPress version 2.3 was released to the public. For information on the changes and improvements in this new version, see Changelog for 2.3. For Version 2.2, the database version (db_version in wp_option) is 6124. Two of the top five ideas are implemented in this release: […]

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Frustrated with Hutch

January 21st 2007

My hutch connection was disconnected yesterday without prior notification on the basis of “verification”. I cannot make any outgoing calls and SMSs even though i have a balance of around 1800 Rs. Incoming calls do not show the caller ID. Now even though i have submitted the required documents (not that i didn’t submit them […]

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5 things about me!

December 28th 2006

Ok.. So i was tagged by my friend Manas. So here are 5 things about me: 1. Love technology and gadgets: Im the kinda guy who’d like to own the latest hardware/mobile phones, but alas my budget does not permit :p 2. Im an introvert: I get like at least 20-25 genuine emails a day […]

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Hosting Upgrade

December 14th 2006

From my inbox: Hello! I am glad to inform you that we are going for a hosting server upgrade. The new servers have a Downtime Redundancy Mechanism (DRM) alongwith improved performance due to processing load sharing over a cluster. We are expecting to start transferring the site from 15 December 2006 8 PM IST. You […]

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New phone Nokia N70

November 3rd 2006

Finally after a month of planning, i bought the Nokia N70! Im *very* happy with it! The sound quality in the headphones is simply amazing! The camera is also of amazing quality! Hopefully this phone should satisfy my appetite for another 2-3 years 🙂 Tech Specs of Nokia N70

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Blog hozed!

October 29th 2006

Hi everyone! As many of you know, i was hosting my blog from Zeeblo, and it has been down since the past 4 days now! I think its gone for good. So anyways, i’ve taken hosting and a brand new domain name http://www.kalpiknigam.com from Ashish. I know i’ve lost a LOT of data due to […]

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My New DVD Writer!

May 6th 2006

Just bought a brand new BenQ DW1650! Its an amazing DVD writer. Im getting a Quality Score of 97 in Nero CD/DVD Speed! Im now sooo close to fulfillment. Hope this one lasts long (unlike my Sony CRX320A 😛 ).

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