Thursday, July 30, 2009
Our penchant for acronyms
Indians love their acronyms or "short forms." Here is a good example... On the left is a headline on CNN's homepage, on the right is one from the Times of India.
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
5 seconds that makes the difference
Texting while driving is very dangerous. Switching between calls or dialing calls while driving is equally bad:
That study, which is undergoing peer review and has been submitted for publication in The Journal for Human Factors, also found that drivers took their eyes off the road for around five seconds when texting.