The Pirates of Privacy

Privacy is an illusion created between those with the power and those without (Modified quote from the matrix). The only difference between piracy and privacy is power, the power of bringing down the world on knees. Recently, what’s app announced the revised privacy policy, and people went crazy. It was the declaration that we have […]

Are you addicted to motivation?

There is a new kind of addiction in the market, which is known as motivation and it’s like small doses of chocolates every day and you never get to know that you are addicted, perhaps that’s the beauty of motivation. People may argue that being motivated is not a bad thing but being over motivated […]

Reality is often disappointing

In Avengers infinity war, Thanos said to Gamora, “Reality is often disappointing”. Indeed the reality is often disappointing, although the context was different in the movie because people tend to avoid reality and no longer feel tempted by it. Reality is nothing but all existent physical form in the whole universe. We often believe in […]

Equality becomes Gender Equality!

Once upon a time humanity and equality co-existed during the initial evolution era of homo sapiens (Humans) and their only purpose was survival, they indeed survived from animals, climate, hunger, scarcity of water and many more while being together in a group. Humanity means having human qualities and equality means supporting and providing equal opportunities […]

Freedom of Internet

We live in a cynical world and obsession of the internet grew faster when India got freedom from the 2G network. I still remember when the internet was a huge big deal in India, way back in the early 2000s. In the early 2000s, social media was brand new to Indians and in a small town where I spent […]

Skepticism

Skepticism runs in our blood Why would I say that? Because skepticism is an attitude of doubt or means lack of sureness. Earlier it was used as uncertainty of knowledge, suspicious about faith in religion, unwilling to believe hypothesis but now it has become the inability to make a decision. According to me, Skepticism is […]

The Great Gullibility

“When emotion supersedes reason …gullibility must follow – Barbara Mertz” Common sense is very uncommon in the modern world, and everything which can’t be understood leads to gullibility. You can’t underestimate the people who have a tremendous capability of surrendering to tricksters and those who have the power to trick people. The social media has […]

Recency Bias

“Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it” -George Santayana. History repeats itself because we forget past very fast and assume that it has an insignificant contribution towards the present or future. People commit such mistakes more often. Importance to recent events over historical events leads to a recency bias. Why […]

Comparison of Unequal

“Comparison is a slippery slope to jealousy.” Danielle LaPorte The comparison starts with doubt, whether you doubt yourself or others. It is indeed a double-edged sword, and you can’t swing when you are in doubt. We always compare apples vs oranges to arrive at a decision – Which is better? Why do we compare? Well, […]