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WordPress 3.0

29th Jul 2010 - 12:07am Daily Scribble
I am using WordPress for my blog. WordPress just released 3.0 Last month. I have been putting the upgrade on hold for a while since I was too busy at work and at home. I finally have some time to backup the database, the blog installation directory…

Chess Analysis #1

25th Jul 2010 - 02:54am Daily Scribble
Inspired by my friend’s blog, I joined chess.com in Facebook. I played a few blitz games with random people online. I found playing live human is more fun than playing computer because computer does not make blunder moves. My record is…

Project Management Fundamental course

16th Jul 2010 - 09:37pm Daily Scribble
I challenged the PMP exam without having any project management training. I just studied the exam questions like I studied for any other public exams. When I got my PMP credential, I joked that I don’t have any practical knowledge of a…

DAC Technical Review (Day 4,5)

23rd Jun 2010 - 01:10am Daily Scribble
The exhibition floor is over in day 4 and 5. In day 4, I attended user track presentation on verification and a technical session on What input language for HLS. In day 5, I attended a workshop on Software Engineering using Agile Software Development…

DAC Technical Review (Day 3)

17th Jun 2010 - 01:20am Daily Scribble
In the 3rd day of DAC, I went to the user track presentation on formal verification, checked out the booth of Onespin, Jasper, SpringSoft, Tuscany, AMIQ, Starnet, Forte Design System and Cypber WorkBench User track presentation on formal…

DAC Technical Review (Day 2)

16th Jun 2010 - 08:16am Daily Scribble
In the 2nd day of DAC, I attended a technology Session Bridging pre-silicon verification and post-silicon validation, a user track presentation on An Open Database for the Open Verification Methodology Synopsys VCS demo and verification…

DAC 2010 Technical Report (Day 1)

15th Jun 2010 - 12:11am Daily Scribble
Today is the report of my first day in DAC. I signed up to a full day technical workshop Choosing Advanced Verification Methodology. After the workshop ended at 3:30p, I managed to checked out a few companies in the exhibition floor Vennsa Technologyies,…

DAC 2010 – First Impression

14th Jun 2010 - 10:53pm Daily Scribble
This is the first time I am going to the Design Automation Conference (DAC) conference or any industry conference. It is really an eye opener for me. When I first started working in PMC during the dot-com bubble days, the company promised send…

Sears Stars on Ice

14th May 2010 - 10:42pm Daily Scribble
I have watched figure skating on TV during the Olympic games, but it is the first time I am watching live figure skating. Olympic figure skating ticket is too expensive, Sears Stars on Ice features Olympic figure skaters, like Joanna Rochette,…

The 5th Bangalore Trip

8th May 2010 - 06:36am Daily Scribble
This is my 5th trip to Bangalore. Instead of staying in the guest house, this time I am staying in a new hotel in Electronics City, which is only 5 minutes walk away from the office. When I first went to Bangalore 2 years ago, there wasn’t any…