Chaos Laboratory

August 15, 2007

Credit Cards: Boon or Bane?

Plastic money has a lot of appeal to youngsters since money is hard to come by at that age. If an indulgent parent hands out an add-on card for emergency usage it’s the best gift one can get. But usually each time one is a little short of cash out...

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August 15, 2007

Cracking the Rubik’s Cube in 26 moves… or fewer

You might think this is a joke, but Dan Kunkle and Gene Cooperman of Northeastern University, Boston beg to differ. They can do theirs in no more that 26 moves !! Kunkle, a computer scientist at NEU and his advisor Cooperman jointly came up with some advanced mathematical and computational...

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August 15, 2007

Happy Independence Day !

“Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we will redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes,...

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August 14, 2007

PayPerPost: Getting paid to pursue a hobby

Blogging to me is more of a hobby and one could say that I’m a fairly new player in this field. One of the primary appeals of blogging is while you get to express your views to the world, you also have the ability to milk your blog’s content and...

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