L Subramanyan

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  • When You Get Screwed For Being A loyal User – The Apple Way!

    When You Get Screwed For Being A loyal User – The Apple Way!

    This is intensely personal, but brings out a very critical aspect of being a heavy-tech user. I believe that there is a certain legal angle to the whole thing, which will...

  • Why Tim Cook May Be An Anti-National

    Why Tim Cook May Be An Anti-National

    Against the backdrop of what is happening in India in re the JNU episode, there is this massive debate in terms of who is a nationalist and who is not. I am told that my ...

  • Moto G Plus 4th Gen - User Review

    Moto G Plus 4th Gen - User Review

    I got my Moto-G Plus 4th Gen (Black) with 32 GB on May 26th, after ordering it online via a promo on May 19th, so no complaints there. However, my peeve is that despite a...

  • The Summer Of 16 Awards – It’s E-Commerce And E-Services This Time

    The Summer Of 16 Awards – It’s E-Commerce And E-Services This Time

    The summer heat does weird things to the human brain. I am sure some of you might have gone through my thoughts about the websites and apps that we approach each day for ...

  • The Web And Mobile Awards – Summer Of 16

    The Web And Mobile Awards – Summer Of 16

    With the heatwave on in many parts of the country and rains drowning the rest, my somnolent sense is getting restive. I mean, how much of browsing can a man do in a day...

  • The Case Against Net Neutrality

    The Case Against Net Neutrality

    At the beginning, let me make one point clear; I am against the throttling of speeds by broadband operators. Agreed? Ok then, let's move on.The recent rhetoric on Net Neu...

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  • Travails Of A Traveller

    Travails Of A Traveller

    Two years ago, I lost $965(approx Rs 60,000), a flight in which I was booked was cancelled from New York to London. After getting no help from MakeMyTrip (MMT), I had to ...

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  • Sec 66A Law Is Gone, Now The Lawlessness Will Begin

    Sec 66A Law Is Gone, Now The Lawlessness Will Begin

    So Sec 66A gets thrown out of the window by the Supreme Court. No surprises there. Any reasonable thinking human being would have been appalled by the sheer brazenness of...

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  • Opinion: Why Sec 66A Must Go?

    Opinion: Why Sec 66A Must Go?

    History teaches you many things. Amongst them, one that I recall is — you just cannot fight a thought. No amount of repressive muscle can put an idea down. The Indian l...