Monthly Archive for: ‘April, 2006’

Firefox vs Internet Explorer: Open-source Fans Take on Microsoft

Firefox eating IE

Some passionate anti-Microsoft crusaders seem to be upping the ante against Microsoft’s long held domination of the World Wide Web. Through an aggressively innovative approach, these campaigners are putting up a hilariously in-your-face act of defiance against the software giant.

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A Disappointing Sendoff For ‘Annavru’ Rajkumar

Violence in Bangalore

For a region that prides itself on its relatively calmer social fabric and superior inter-religious harmony, last week’s meaningless violence in the wake of Kannada matinee idol Rajkumar’s death came as a huge disappointment. One could perhaps understand the frustration if the thespian’s demise had not been natural (as happened when he was kidnapped by forest brigand Veerappan a few years ago). But this being a natural death, everyone was taken by surprise.

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