Microsoft Code Fun Do - Live Blog

Saturday, 18. February 2017 12:31PM

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Review : Unbreakable - M.C Mary Kom

“Sometimes I wonder how I sustained my passion given that I had neither exposure to the possibilities nor opportunities.” - M.C. Mary Kom

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Get rid of annoying TOI ads

Honestly, I am not a big fan of TOI but they are often the top link in Google News for news related to India. I use an adblocker for all websites this has been a source of a little annoyance while visiting their website.

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A new word for hacker?

This post# https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=766979 brought up something I have thought about before.

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The Golden Age of MOOCs is over and Why I hate Coursera

At dinner last night with a friend we ended up discussing how the internet has made the society fairer. We talked about the Arab Spring, the maker movement and most importantly MOOCs. I have always been a fan of MOOCs since my first exposure. The option to learn from the comfort of my room and topics which are not even offered at my university is every nerds dream come true. Of late we have seen MOOC providers caring less about the students and more about the $$$. I know they have the right to and maybe they should if they want to sustain the great offerings. But to begin with they should stop the game of telling people that they care for students and are here to “provides universal access to the world’s best education”.

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