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Mon 17 October 2016

On jargon

Posted by ankur in Research (1311 words, approximately a 6 minute read)

When we speak of jargon, it is usually because we heard something we couldn't make sense of. We focus on how it adversely affects the listener. The truth is, it also affects the speaker if the speaker does indeed intend to get the point across. In this post I discuss how it affects my work and me and I try to document what I can do to improve my communications to make it easier for my listeners and me to understand each other correctly.

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Sat 24 December 2011

Happy holidays!

Posted by ankur in Other (26 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

[caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Merry Christmas! by Kelvin Servigon, on Flickr"]Merry Christmas![/caption]

The subject says it all! Happy holiday season all! Enjoy Christmas and the new year!

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Sat 31 July 2010

From QC

Posted by ankur in Other (114 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

Thought I'd read up some QC (I don't feel like working at the moment).

In this comic strip he says:

Before you send me angry, tear-stained e(mo)mails, let me just say that you are perfectly entitled to enjoy listening to any of the bands that Marten and Faye …

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Fri 25 December 2009

Christmas Greetings!!

Posted by ankur in Tech (21 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

It's Christmas again ! Temperature's are still falling and a new year awaits!

Merry Christmas and a happy new year to everyone !

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Sat 23 May 2009

Facebook goes spammyway?

Posted by ankur in Other (110 words, approximately a 1 minute read)

To fellow Facebook users :

I just got two of these from folks who deny sending them.. Looks like FB is in for some fun :) Lukily, i had just read the notification in Evolution and hadn't clicked the link when my room mate went, " waht?? Why the F would I send …

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