Ever tried Hanx writer?….

This is an IOS app that mimics the sound and feel of real life typewriters! In fact I am writing this with Hanx writer as my default keyboard and believe me its fun!  I wondered as you also would, what is this link with Hanx? You have guessed it right, It does have itsContinue reading “Ever tried Hanx writer?….”

Rekindle the spark! Visit a book store!

There are not many left but still, visit the ones that are left in your vicinity! I just did and it did feel great! Decided to visit this bookstore perched atop a foodcourt on a busy express highway! And it yielded dividends beyond imagination! Have you experienced this pull towards purchasing physical version of bookContinue reading “Rekindle the spark! Visit a book store!”

AlphaGo: Hook, Line and Sinker!

Rick Rubin’s ‘The Creative Act: A Way of Being’ was instrumental in AlphaGo coming into my horizon and I have mentioned this before, while consuming content on creativity or for that matter any content, the messages and informations communicated in between the main content form this beautiful layer or web of information that can triggerContinue reading “AlphaGo: Hook, Line and Sinker!”

Quantum biology and spirituality… is there a connection?

I think of spirituality in terms of this ‘difference of experience of existence’ than normal that I feel when I am able to go through with my morning routine, have some me time before starting the day. I have felt a more than noticeable difference in my everyday dealings in my work life during theContinue reading “Quantum biology and spirituality… is there a connection?”

AI: Use it to convert your sketches into breathtaking images!

And they were calling AI image generators creativity killers! I firmly understand now that creativity is in the way we use AI, it is just another tool for creative use! I have tried recreating the set up painted in works of great masters to satisfy the curiosity as to what the space which was depictedContinue reading “AI: Use it to convert your sketches into breathtaking images!”

It is easier to eliminate the wrong options, Instead of searching for the right one!

I don’t know how many of you from the generation Z have come across multiple choice questions,… but our generation, just 1.5 generations before you, have faced multiple choice questions in competitive exams, board exams etc! One phenomenon regarding multiple choice questions is, if you go and look for the right answer, it takes time,Continue reading “It is easier to eliminate the wrong options, Instead of searching for the right one!”

Random Browsing your way to creativity!

Random browsing is the term I started to use some months back to describe this unintentional browsing of YouTube that throws up surprises that you never expected! Serendipity shows up many a times(pun intended!), when you stumble upon something that you were thinking about at some other times(usually in past!) and get shocked out ofContinue reading “Random Browsing your way to creativity!”

Morning routine: Add magic to your life!

I understand, the first spontaneous reaction to such titles remains as cliche’ as such articles typically are,” Here comes another one, self help guru, snobbish know all type…..” No, I am not writing this as a person who has tried it all and mixed and mastered this wonderful formulae of life etc… No, I amContinue reading “Morning routine: Add magic to your life!”

Steve Jobs in the machine!

This is about a phenomenon that I have noticed with a few apple devices that I have owned and cherished. Fact remains that these devices very seldom go kaput or show any tendency to stop functioning. One shocking realisation I had with each of these devices( iPhone 6, Apple TV remote, iPod touch, iPod, iPhoneContinue reading “Steve Jobs in the machine!”

The Creative Act: A Way of Being….. Don’t miss it for anything in the Universe!

“ To see what no human has seen before, To know what no human has known before, To create as no human created before, It may be necessary to see as if through the eyes that never had seen, Know through the mind that has never thought, Create with hands that had never been trained…..”Continue reading “The Creative Act: A Way of Being….. Don’t miss it for anything in the Universe!”