VehicleDream.com Is Launched

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VehicleDream.com is my new car classifieds website launched on November 6, 2012 targeting the automobile market in Sri Lanka.  This is a website where Sri Lankan vehicle buyers and sellers can post their classifieds ads for FREE. My vision on developing this website was to provide Sri Lankan automobile market a web space to advertise their vehicles for FREE, and ...

Is Your WordPress Blog Hacked?

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Today, I was trying to log into my blog’s admin panel to change some settings.  I realized that I don’t remember my password.  Then, I tried to reset my password using the password reset link on the login page.  When I entered my username and hit the “Get New Password” button, I got an error message saying that the username ...

Transferring Your Blog from Blogger to WordPress

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I have been using Google’s Blogger.com services for my blog since 2008. With Blogger, managing your blog is very easy and straight forward. There were also a reasonable number of nice templates available where I could make my blog different from others. Also, Blogger’s new interface made life easier and I was pleased with the new features and template designs ...

PowerPoint 2007 Chart Templates

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I have been working in data visualization for over 8 years and one of my biggest problems has been with report generation, where a lot of tasks needed to be repeated/duplicated—like creating charts in Ms PowerPoint. The worst was re-creating the same type of chart and format exactly the same way again and again to match documentation standards.My life changed, ...

PowerPoint 2007 Chart Templates

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I have been working in data visualization for over 8 years and one of my biggest problems has been with report generation, where a lot of tasks needed to be repeated/duplicated—like creating charts in Ms PowerPoint. The worst was re-creating the same type of chart and format exactly the same way again and again to match documentation standards. My life ...

What is SOPA?

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There were a lot of status updates on Facebook and tweets going on regarding SOPA Blackout. Even, I shared the Wikipedia SOPA Blackout page. Even though I shared that link, I didn't know what the SOPA was. ;)To figure out that, I Googled and found this interesting article. I'm sharing this for knowledge of everyone who follows my blog.What is ...

What is SOPA?

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There were a lot of status updates on Facebook and tweets going on regarding SOPA Blackout. Even, I shared the Wikipedia SOPA Blackout page. Even though I shared that link, I didn’t know what the SOPA was. To figure out that, I Googled and found this interesting article. I’m sharing this for knowledge of everyone who follows my blog. What ...

"Nai Doova"—Bolgoda Lake

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“Nai Doova” is a small island located in the Bolgoda Lake in Piliyandala, Sri Lanka. Nai Doova is one of the 8 islands in the lake. Other famous islands are Ruskin Island, San Michelle Island, and Picnic Island. This island is called as “Nai Doova”—Cobra Island in English—due to a historical reason. “People lived around the area used to ...

"Nai Doova"—Bolgoda Lake

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"Nai Doova" is a small island located in the Bolgoda Lake in Piliyandala, Sri Lanka. Nai Doova is one of the 8 islands in the lake. Other famous islands are Ruskin Island, San Michelle Island, and Picnic Island. This island is called as "Nai Doova

Well done LIONS! I am still proud to be a Sri Lankan!

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I was planning to write something on my blog today with a winning mind … It is interesting, even after seeing our boys get defeated by Indians in the Worldcup final 2011, still I can write something with a winning mind set. I saw on facebook, some Sri Lankans are criticizing our players who had been their champions and heros ...

Well done LIONS! I am still proud to be a Sri Lankan!

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I was planning to write something on my blog today with a winning mind ... It is interesting, even after seeing our boys get defeated by Indians in the Worldcup final 2011, still I can write something with a winning mind set.I saw on the facebook, some Sri Lankans are criticizing our players who had been their champions and heros ...

China Passes U.S. As World’s Top Car Market

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BEIJING—Automobile sales in China last year raced past the U.S. market for the first time to take the top spot, as Chinese government incentives helped sales surge 46% from a year earlier to 13.6 million vehicles amid a broader global slowdown. December auto sales in China nearly doubled, increasing 92% from a year earlier to 1.41 million vehicles, the ...

China Passes U.S. As World's Top Car Market

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BEIJING—Automobile sales in China last year raced past the U.S. market for the first time to take the top spot, as Chinese government incentives helped sales surge 46% from a year earlier to 13.6 million vehicles amid a broader global slowdown. December auto sales in China nearly doubled, increasing 92% from a year earlier to 1.41 million vehicles, the ...

To Get Rid of the Sad Feelings in My Mind

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My prediction of becoming world champions again under the captaincy of "Sanga" could have been true last night, if our team played at the same pace they used to play throughout the rest of the tournament. Anyway, I don’t want to criticize the captaincy or players by writing this note, because they brought wonderful entertainment by playing good cricket—I have ...

To Get Rid of the Sad Feelings in My Mind

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My prediction of becoming world champions again under the captaincy of “Sanga” could have been true last night, if our team played at the same pace they used to play throughout the rest of the tournament. Anyway, I don’t want to criticize the captaincy or players by writing this note, because they brought wonderful entertainment by playing good cricket—I have ...

Fantastic Fielding Effort ... Very Clever ...!

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Sri Lankan cricketer Angelo Mathews saving a six at the boundary line, during the match vs. West Indies in ICC T20-Twenty World Championship.Not only the awesome fielding effort, he hits the stumps directly with his throw. wow!