Evolution of Internet

12 November 2019

Internet now has been around for longer than many people think, with its roots back to the 1960s. Following list will give you information on its rapid growth, the fierce competition generated and the major group of actors involved:


1960s: Advent of packet-switching network heralds birth of Internet

1968: US Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) furthers packet-switching development

Linux Equivalents of Windows Software

12 November 2019

There are many articles about why and how to convert to Linux, and all the sites praise Linux with common reason:

  1. The freely distributable software
  2. Open Source code
  3. Open file formats
  4. Favorable licensing terms
  5. Improved security
  6. Support from the Linux community
  7. Wide variety of platforms

However, until a desktop user is provided with real alternatives to the existing software that is been currently used, migration to a different operating system is going to be very difficult.

Jumbo Finale - Ashutosh Kaushik wins Bigg Boss 2 Reality Show

12 November 2019

Breaking News! Ashutosh Kaushik is the winner of the Bigg Boss 2 reality show on Colours. Three months being in the reality show, Ashutosh Kaushik tonight took the title of the 'Bigg Boss 2' and a whooping Rs one crore in cash.

The grand finale - called "jumbo finale" saw the presence of the show host, Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty, and superstar Akshay Kumar - who was there to promote the animation film, "Jumbo".

Akshay Kumar, Bollywood superstar, declared the winner of Bigg Boss. After winning the Bigg Boss 2 crown, Ashutosh mentioned, "This is a victory for Rahul Bhaiya (Rahul Mahajan) as he always wanted me to win the Bigg Boss show".

Raja Choudhary became the first runners-up.

After Rahul Mahajan's exit many people in India preferred Ashutosh as the winner of Bigg Boss 2. Ashutosh is the same person who had also won the MTV Roadies sometimes ago.

During the Bigg Boss show, Ashutosh was accused of using foul language and criticized for his unhealthy living habits in Bigg Boss house.

One-liners used by Ashutosh and early morning dance on a wake-up song along with his humorous antics became his trademark and a was entertainment for the viewers of Bigg Boss.

Overall Ashutosh shared good relationship with almost every participant in the show, however his proximity with former Miss World Diana Hayden raised much flutter in the media and viewers.

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