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27 Sep

Underwater panoramic view: Google Street View latest offering

As always Google is once again pioneer in any field related to mapping. Google Maps are now available for underwater location. Google is now offering underwater panoramic view,which is a part of Google Street View latest offering. As soon as I read this offering on the Google Blog I checked out these

19 Sep

Quotes on Legacy – from JohnMaxwell.com

LEGACY

“You are not here merely to make a living. You are here to enable the world to live more amply, with greater vision, and with a finer spirit of hope and achievement. You are here to enrich the world. You impoverish yourself if you forget this errand.”
                 ~ Woodrow Wilson
“[What matters most] is not the honor that you take with you, but the heritage you leave behind.”
                 ~ Branch Rickey
“The future belongs to those who give the next generation reason for hope.”
                ~ Pierre Teilhard de Chardin
“Carve your name on hearts, not tombstones. A legacy is etched into the minds of others and the stories they share about you.”
               ~ Shannon L. Alder

08 Jun

It ain’t different

When I live back in India I always had a assumption that everything is done efficiently in USA. For everyone in my country USA is a picture where all companies, government departments, business run efficiently.

But since I landed and started living here I found out that most of the Government Departments make me feel at home all the time. It takes almost the same amount of time to get things done here too. I have paid for specialized registration plated from my DMV (California DMV) since September of last year and until today I have no clue. They made me pay upfront but there is no trail, no email or any message to share the status or letting me know when I will really get it. Adding more salt to the wounds I called the DMV call center and it took 20 plus minutes for some one to pick the call and talk to me. Thankfully this person is working on it and getting it done (it seems).

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