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In India, we call “Mango” as the king of fruits. But, for me, Custard Apple (aka Sugar-Apple or सीताफल or சீதாப்பழம்) will be the King of fruits and my favourite. I didn’t feel like this always. 20 years ago, when travelling in Australian outback near Cairns, I was offered a natural (forest-grown) custard apple by our friendly naturalist (and tour guide), it tasted heavenly – A taste, I can recall vividly even today. Ever since all other fruits come second to custard apple. Yesterday, my sister gave me this ‘large’ custard apple and I loved it!

Laptop with better Camera and far field Microphone

The easiest way to improve #laptop sales will be, for PC manufacturers and Apple to include a great #camera (same as in smartphones) & a far-field #microphone array with noise-cancellation (as in Alexa Echo devices). I will happily pay a few hundred dollars more for the convenience of having them…

In the future, when humans are able to travel at ‘warp’ speeds (faster than light) to distant galaxies, before their first journey, as a preparation, will the explorers be tasked to watch the entire Star Trek collection to prepare themselves on how to encounter alien civilizations? How likely is this scenario? Let me know your thoughts on the comments below. #JustAsking #StarTrek #Future #Aliens

Lotus Biscoff

In 1932, a Belgian baker named Jan Boone Sr., creates a caramelised biscuit with nothing but natural ingredients. He names it Lotus, after the flower that symbolises purity. I am tasting for the first time, what is called as the…