Category Archives: blogging

Writing for MakeUseOf.com

A lot of things have been hap­pen­ing at An Unqui­et Mind. A jour­nal­ist quot­ed me in the Hyder­abad edi­tion of The Hin­du. AUM is now on Twit­ter here and you can see my tweets in the side­bar. I have been … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Web Graveyard Update

I had recent­ly moot­ed the con­cept of WebGraveyard.com, where your pres­ence in the online world will for­ev­er be pre­served, includ­ing your social net­work­ing pro­files, blogs, etc. If any­one is yet not con­vinced this is a great idea, check out Online-Funer­al. … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Classifying a Blog’s Writing Style

How much can Arti­fi­cial Intel­li­gence learn from your writ­ing? Your gen­der? Your MBTI per­son­al­i­ty type? Can some­one find out such things about you from your writ­ing? uClas­si­fy is a free text clas­si­fi­er web ser­vice, using which you can devel­op your … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Web Graveyard

Very few peo­ple I know blog about death. It is not a pleas­ant sub­ject, and essen­tial­ly, one reads blogs to be hap­py. But let’s face it, death is very real. Though cyber­space was once known as the vir­tu­al world, it … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Some Useful Reading and Writing Tools

In The Writ­ing Meme, I had men­tioned about using the right tools. Here are a few tools I’ve recent­ly found. Improve Read­abil­i­ty Read­abil­i­ty is a book­marklet you can add to your brows­er tool­bar to make web pages easy to read. … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Intellectual Blogger Award Update

As Paul points out, the Intel­lec­tu­al Blog­ger Award is gain­ing trac­tion thanks to the gra­cious and kind sup­port of remark­ably intel­li­gent blog­gers. I thought it would be a good idea to main­tain a list of the awardees at a cen­tral … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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The Writing Meme

Nita has kind­ly tagged me for list­ing strengths of a writer that I aspire to have. I read a few excel­lent writ­ers who’ve con­tributed to this before, like Sub­ur­ban Life, The Indi­vid­ual Voice, Joe Fel­so, Mari­aCristi­na, and of course, Ram­bodoc. … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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