Blackout Template Now Live

Here we go, darkness falls, lights are dimmed and the mood swings. Blackout is live. Be patient, it might take a few reloads before your browser actually renders it, these things get cached rather heavily. Emptying the cache might help. This much darker skin will now become the blog’s default. Mostly, this is an effort…

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The Blackout Template is Now Live!

I am still ironing out a few kinks but for testing and demonstration purposes, I’ve enabled the new Blackout skin in the Lesotho Trip category only. Please feel free to visit it and leave some comments or feedback. It’s obviously a radical change and a return to the old darkness, but I feel that as much as…

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The 2010 State of Things: Visualizing Coriolistic Anachronisms

There are a few brilliant people out there who turn word patterns into insightful art. For instance, here’s what my blog looks like nowadays as seen by Wordle. Their size is proportional to their importance, i.e. frequency. There’s also Tagxedo that does it even more artistically, and seems to be using another algorithm, hence the different result.…

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