droninghead

droninghead
Almost weekly essays on some of the stuff that goes on in my head and might be in yours too. Don’t just do something, sit there.// Subscribe for free.
Created 02 Aug 2020
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  • Of Metaverse, Mescaline and the experiences
    18 Nov 2021 • 2 min read • 1 0
    “We live together, act on, and react to, one another; but always and in all circumstances, we are by ourselves. The martyrs go hand in hand into the arena; they are crucified alone. Embraced, the love...
  • Tech, talent and the great r̶esi̶g̶n̶a̶t̶i̶o̶n̶ moving-on
    10 Nov 2021 • 6 min read • 3 0
    Resignation (late 14th century) seems to be a very negative and inaccurate word as tracing it’s etymology one finds that it stems from resign - to give up/abandon/surrender, which is not what people d...
  • Pocket full of Crypto might!
    22 Oct 2021 • 3 min read • 1 0
    It all starts with one simple phrase, ‘that’s where the money is’, and everyone turns right! In case you have not noticed, a lot many are turning towards crypto currencies made famous by the top 3 mos...
  • What's sapping WhatsApp?
    12 Jan 2021 • 2 min read • 4 2
    Last few days saw a lot of conversations about the update in policy of WhatsApp - with a large number of it’s users getting a notification pop up about the same.I got it too : For many like me, this w...
  • In case of medical emergency, I’ll have the usual
    08 Sep 2020 • 3 min read • 3 0
    n=11; POLST, as told by Danny DeVito in the video which could have been a lot more awesome, is short for Portable Medical Orders (go figure the logic why it isn’t PMO or PortMO and so on). In essence,...
  • A vaccine and a leaflet
    01 Sep 2020 • 3 min read • 1 0
    n=10; Good news in the longest time - no side-effects observed in the volunteers who were administered the Covid vaccine which is moving from phaseI to phase II trials.Also, the union health minister ...
  • An all black Rubik’s cube made of time
    25 Aug 2020 • 2 min read • 3 0
    n=9; I’m not a regular watcher of the telly, but these new shows that come up on Netflix and the likes, have quite the grip.The other week, I spent some crazy hours stuck in the maze-like Science-fict...
  • You are free to eat, have a dumpling
    18 Aug 2020 • 4 min read • 6 1
    n=8; The one national holiday I loved as a child was Republic day, with every contingent of the armed forces represented by it’s chosen jawans conjoined in movement, marching down the extremely asepti...
  • The Versificator is here.. could it eat your job for breakfast or make you do it better?
    11 Aug 2020 • 7 min read • 5 0
    n=7; It is time now to marvel at the imagination of George Orwell, who in his last but most read and praised book about a dystopian world, titled 1984, talks about a device called versificator : The t...
  • Jio Bharat Ram, Jio
    09 Aug 2020 • 3 min read • 1 0
    n=6; Reliance Jio was in hushed conversations, thought of as just another hobby/side-project, of one of the biggest conglomerate in the country, amongst other things.The alleged startup however has pu...
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