Aadai (ஆடை) is a one-line story that’s stretched too far! As the title suggests the story revolves around dress(es) or the lack of them. The first half was engaging and enjoyable, it was the second half that kept dragging and ending with an amateurish climax. This film was widely anticipated because of the trailer and the posters which featured actress Amala Paul without any dress (ஆடை). She should be appreciated for taking up a challenging…

Tamil99 Keyboard Layout in Ubuntu Linux

தமிழில் தட்டச்சு செய்ய சிறந்தது தமிழ் 99 (Tamil99) தட்டச்சு முறை. இரண்டாண்டுகளுக்கு முன் மைக்ரோசாப்ட் (Microsoft) நிறுவனம், தங்களின் விண்டோஸ் 10இல் (Windows 10) தமிழ்99 தட்டச்சு முறையை கொண்டுவந்தது. இதனால் நீங்கள்…

My uncle wanted this – a finger ring that has an electronic counter that works like the handy counter that you would’ve seen flight attendants use to count passengers – he wanted this to count the number of times he goes around the temple or chanting his prayers. I never thought there will be a product like this, one that you can wear in your finger! Not sure of its utility for me, but this…

கொரில்லா (2019)

Gorilla (கொரில்லா)  starring Jiiva, Shalini Pandey (of Arjun Reddy fame) & Satish is a bank robbery film that goes wrong on all levels. I should’ve known…

For a few years now, I have been carrying a men purse with me, when I go outside to an event or a cinema. I can drop inside the bag, my wallet, a mobile phone, hand sanitizer and so on, the bag makes it super convenient. The problem has been with carrying a water bottle inside the bag – most water bottles are cylindrical and make the bag appear bulging and ugly. That’s when a…

Unbelievable it was almost twenty-five years that the first instalment in this franchise, Toy Story (1995) got released. That film catapulted Pixar and the whole category of animated movies to new levels. The next two instalments Toy Story 2 and 3 that came in 1999 and 2010, kept the excitement alive of watching Toys being able to walk and talk, anthropomorphism in short. There is only so much you can extend a franchise with sequels,…