The Atal Pension Yojana was started by the Indian government for Indian citizens in general and Indian citizens in the unorganized sector in particular. I have developed some rudimentary finance skills from a few coursera courses and I decided to apply them to see what additional value they provide over a basic Recurring Deposit available … Continue reading Should I Invest in Atal Pension Yojana, the pension scheme for the common man?
Nothing helps like practice. I’m fiddling around with machine learning and data visualization libraries to become proficient in them. So I wanted to try my hand in coaxing information from data. Thats when I came across CO2 emission index of countries in Quandl, one of the excellent sources of open data. So I thought how … Continue reading China Vs US Vs Middle East – Who smokes more?
Open Source world often provides us treasure troves of golden libraries. Only you might have to spend some time mining for the nuggets. WordNet is such a nugget, if there ever was one. So many words and their senses are catalogued often along with their inherent structure. A definition for each word sense and plenty … Continue reading Metonym – Graph based WordNet Similarity Estimator
Today I came upon a link on Hacker News. When I clicked on the link, I was not expecting much, except that there might be something interesting, considering that it was on Hacker News’ front-page. What I saw, blew me away. It’s the story of how Sugru was dreamt about in February 2003, how it … Continue reading The Story of Sugru