Category Archives: Reflections

Fan Theory – How does Westeros Learn about Jon Snows Heritage (Hint: Fire)

So, at the end of Game of Thrones Season 6, it is revealed (via the 3 eyed raven) that Jon Snow is actually NOT Ned Stark’s son/bastard as we have previously believed. Jon Snow is the son of Rhaegar Targaryen … Continue reading

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I took a trip with Uber Lagos … and it was excellent!

Some times, its really important to tell the beautiful stories – stories of things that went well and exceeded expectations and not only stories of disappointments or let downs. I am further encouraged to share this, given the excellent narration of … Continue reading

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Foqus – A Mental Health and Mindful Meditation App

Foqus is an app I released two years ago (July, 2014) for the Samsung Gear 2 which went on to become a finalist in the Samsung 2014 Gear App Challenge. Good to see Apple also catering to the mental health … Continue reading

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Adsense Milestone … One Million Ad Impressions

Around January 2014, I decided to share more of my thoughts on this blog for two main reasons. First, to share my thoughts on problems for which there wasn’t much information out there (e.g my posts on Samsung Gear App development) … Continue reading

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PhD Study Memoirs

If there’s anything you learn during a PhD (especially in the social science field), it is writing. Of course, the act of writing is born out of an underlying sequence of activities – thinking deeply (analytically) on matters, connecting dots, synthesizing (new) meaning and … Continue reading

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Finishing the Internship – Its a wrap!

4 months did whizz by quite fast. And so the internship has come to an end! It was indeed a wonderful and inspiring experience and I am truly humbled and thankful for the opportunity! This post is more of a … Continue reading

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Samsung to Release a New Gear Device – Right About Time!!

Image : Samsung Developers Two likely things – a circular watch interface, and more sensors. Today I got an email from Samsung hinting at an all new innovative gear device they are about to release. I was invited to join … Continue reading

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Research Internship – So It Begins.

This post summarizes my early thoughts regarding my upcoming internship, what preparations have been like and what goals I have in mind. Preparations This has meant multiple things for me. It has meant going through the paper work at my … Continue reading

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And some of my work is featured on the Wall Street Journal

Yay!! Some of my work on wearables has been featured on the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) ! I am very much humbled and thankful for the opportunity. Ofcourse, these are simple apps, but are actually the beginning of some more … Continue reading

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All I learned about Social Science Research Writing, I learned from Blogging.

 Photo Credit : Theslaeslion By the middle of my first year in a Social Science PhD program (Information Systems), I realized I had  a  handicap in research writing. Coming from a background in computer science, I was literally stumped on two early proposal … Continue reading

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