• Kaspersky Lab and Mensa help you train your alertness in Global Think Test

    Kaspersky Lab and Mensa are inviting Internet users to a very special challenge over the summer. TheGlobal Think Test is made up of a series of online brain games and meant to challenge the combination and calculation skills of participants. On the ‘Global Think Test Day’ on September 6, 2014, a global competition will be held. Those demonstrating the best combination skills can win US $25,000. The organizations are trying to make people aware of the fact that sanity and reason are still the best weapons against many cyberthreats. But, as humans, our behavior is often geared towards being social and shaped by limited cognitive resources, say psychologists. So we need to train our alertness.

  • How I got inspired instead of turning mad

    I was not a fan of Mad Men until I had an opportunity working on a pitch for AMC recently. Whether we got the job or not, that’s secondary, but the experience of watching and probably falling in love with the show, and until recent week that I was actually inspired by Don Draper’s character, his charm and his passion, as well as charisma in creative field. I am not saying that I will be nor inspired to start sleeping with whoever I am attracted to, as I remain faithful to my dear wife (must clarify this LOL), but his willingness to take risk.  Ok, I know it’s fiction.  Nothing…

  • That’s why we think differently, or have different thinking

    “I am not going to do that, you know how many people would have different kind of thinking about me when they see me doing this.” he told his team. “It concerns me a lot about what others think of me!” he screamed. One of the team member stood and asked for permission to speak, “Sir… I know this is not the time.  But, there is nothing wrong with what you are about to do.  And, is it really that important for others to think of you as who you actually are, or someone that fabricated for others to believe who you actually not?” I remember a book which was…