lunatechian (lunatech-ian)

one relating to, belonging to, or resembling lunatech

useful links for unicode

I had to do some fiddling around with putting unicode characters in html text. Basically, I wanted to put the √ and ✗ characters in the html doc I was prepearing. I found these links useful

politician-speak cracks me up

In January last year, President Hu Jintao reportedly ordered officials to regulate the internet better and "purify the online environment" ensuring that online information is "healthy" and "ethically inspiring".

Seen on BBC's website

ingenious game, with no glitz

It has been a long time since I stopped playing new computer game - I have not yet played the Half Life 2 (the one that was released on the Source game engine). I rarely follow any new game releases and YET this game demo has me mesmerized.

The game that I am talking about is the Crayon Physics Deluxe which has a demo on youtube. The game allows you to draw objects and those objects become part of the game. The goal is to create objects that propel a ball toward a star. I know, this sounds pretty simplistic, but check out the demo before you make a judgment.


and in ha ha funny department

Have you played the Max Payne game? Then can you "connect" with this comics ?


This incident happened a few days back.

Secne: I walk into the office at 1:30 PM
Colleague 1 : Hey Raj! We were worried about you, we thought you might have gotten sick.
Me: No, I am doing good. I wanted to finish off some office work before coming in to the office
(silence for 2 seconds)
All around laughter.

results of poll

Very few people voted, but I am OK with that :-) . The first choice is MySQL tuning. However, I must give full points to Chad, who pointed out

Just be regular, I think most readers would demand this one thing only.

I agree Chad - I really need to be regular.

Thanks for voting!