Switching Off: Adventures without F.O.M.O

F.O.M.O:┬álit. ‘the fear of missing out’. In practice, it is an almost unconscious compulsion to repeatedly check our social media streams for updates from others, so that we are constantly informed of what is happening in the virtual world. It is part of the reason why we spend increasing amounts of time on social media. … More Switching Off: Adventures without F.O.M.O

Detective Byomkesh Bakshy: India’s Answer to Sherlock?

I am afraid that at this point, I must disappoint all those who only expected highly serious and philosophical posts on this blog. What might be even more shocking to some is that just two whole months before my exams, I took some time out to watch a film. The film in question? Bollywood’s new … More Detective Byomkesh Bakshy: India’s Answer to Sherlock?

Film Reviews

The close proximity of this post to my last one reminds one of the proverbial London bus: you wait a long time for one, then two come at once. You’ll be glad to know that you don’t need an Oyster card to read this. The topic may seem rather trivial to those who have read … More Film Reviews