Sarath C

Software Architect, Writer


Why Blogger and Google+ Should Converge?


Though Google Reader wasn’t a great product, it was really handy and people loved using it. But Google killed it in favor of Google+, to make…


Quotes — The shape of things to come


The shape of things to come

“So much of our manufactured environment testifies to carelessness,” — Jony Ive

It’s really demeaning to think that, in this deep desire to be liked, you’ve compromised giving clear, unambiguous feedback — Steve Jobs


Let the learning continue

“Dreaming is a way of trivializing the process of the obsession that carries you through the failure as well as the success which could be…

Fixing social presence and blogging

Ever since I started writing, I tried various blogging platforms. Blogger, Wordpress, Self hosted Word press, GitHub, Tumblr! .

Ever since I started self hosting blogs under own domain, it was more about hacking little HTML and web technologies. Fair enough, it’s time to move to something better interesting!

Publications edited by Sarath C

Thoughts on Workplaces, high performance teams etc. (Image courtesy 37Signals.com feature Tom-preston werner of Github)

Mostly about technology

Intersection of Humanity, Life,Technology and Arts.


Be peaceful with higher storage on your iPhone

When I first brought an iPhone, it was more of owning an iPhone; never bothered much about it’s storage.


Apple, stop selling low storage devices

Apple is the best smartphone money can buy! But why you need to make compromises when you buy the best phone in the world?

iPhone is undoubtedly the best designed smartphone in the world. Everyone wants to own an iPhone but it’s expensive, especially the unlocked phones.


Pathetic top charts of the @AppStore

With the Beats acquisition, Tim Cook reiterated the point about how important is human curation. May be Dr.Dre and Jimmy Iovine have got the best ears in the world but I’m not sure who’s at Apple has got best eyes to stop weeds coming to the top charts in the AppStore.

See the following images. This is taken around October 5th, 2014 …


Third party keyboards on iOS 8

It’s been a couple of weeks now since iOS 8 was officially released to public. One of the greatest addition is to the platform was to support third-party keyboard like Swype and Swift Key.

As soon as I installed iOS 8, I instantly download paid version of Swype and Free Swift Key. After some time I went back to native iOS keyboard. Why? I…


Durability of lightning cable

What you’re seeing above is my few months old iPhone 5S’ lightining connector. I have similarly damaged 30 pin connectors as well of my…


WWDC14 — Last minute wish list!

Wish list or prayers


Just couple of hours more to kick off WWDC for the year. Here’s my wishlist or last minute prayers. It includes…


Facebook is still cluttered

The clutter is yet bid Good Bye.


It’s been close to one year (or above) since Facebook introduced a clutter-free design for News Feed. I…