"Heaven Knows" is a song by the band "Pretty Reckless". Pretty Reckless is an American alternative metal / hard rock band which includes Taylor Momsen as the lead singer . This song has a very catchy tune and is gaining popularity . Jimmy's in the back with a pocket of highIf you listen closeYou can hear him cryOh, lord, heaven ...

Friday The 13th Today is Friday the 13th. Here are some 13 facts about Friday the 13th which some people believe as a bad day.More than 60 million people worldwide claim to be affected by a fear of Friday 13th. Some of them won’t go to work, drive cars or get out of bed on this day.The fear of Friday the 13th is ...

ICC Champions Trophy ( part 2 ) The ICC Champions Trophy is finished and after a very competitive tournament India has once again crowned as winners. The success of the tournament has prompted ICC to review it's decision of discontinuing the tournament in the future. This is the second part of a review on the performance of teams in the ICC champions trophy. ( visit part 1 ...

ICC Champions Trophy ( part 1) The first round of the Champions Trophy is finished and now We are heading to the knock out stage. England have already qualified for the final and one of India or Sri Lanka will qualify from the next semi final. This is a review on the performance of some of the teams so far.PakistanWith zero points from 3 matches Pakistan ...

IPL, Cricket, Politics and Money IPL is rocked with controversies. There were many fears at the start of the initial IPL that the spirit of the game will be damaged due to the extensive amount of money being involved. In this season all those fears have been realized to be true. It was found out that not only players but also officials and owners of ...

Queen are a British rock band formed in London in 1970, originally consisting of Freddie Mercury (lead vocals, piano), Brian May (guitar, vocals), John Deacon (bass guitar), and Roger Taylor (drums, vocals). Queen's earliest works were influenced by progressive rock, hard rock and heavy metal, but the band gradually ventured into more conventional and radio-friendly works, incorporating more diverse and ...

Snickometer Invented in the mid-1990s by English computer scientist Alan Paskett, the Snickometer is used in a slow motion display to determine whether the ball did touch the bat , even slightly to determine if it was out. Although this was used earlier in UDRS, but unlike Hawk Eye and Hot Spot currently not used in UDRS. This is also known ...

"So Close No Matter How Far" - Six Degrees of Separation What if you have to send a message to some person you don't know directly and communication mediums such as email, mail or telephone were unavailable? Then the only method of communication will be via personal contacts. We can search for a friend of us who directly know the intended the recipient. But what if, none of our friends know ...

I follow the MoskvaDown to Gorky ParkListening to the wind of changeAn August summer nightSoldiers passing byListening to the wind of changeThe world is closing inDid you ever thinkThat we could be so close, like brothersThe future's in the airI can feel it everywhereBlowing with the wind of changeTake me to the magic of the momentOn a glory nightWhere the ...

Pi Day Today is the "Pi DAY". We have dedicated special dates to celebrate various reasons. And March 14 (or in numbers 3-14) is the day dedicated to celebrate the mathematical constant "Pi". The representation of this date consists the first three digits of the mathematical constant "Pi". Thus it is selected as the "Pi" day. It is a day celebrated by ...

The Cake Cutting Problem - Fair Division Problem (Part 1) As humans we tend to own everything. When dividing something among people we need to own a fair portion, if not a bigger portion. Thus problems regarding dividing has become the source of many conflicts, wars and sometimes crimes. Cake Cutting problem is an interesting thing in mathematics which deals with dividing a cake between several people such that each ...

Captcha There are few things in the world that I hate too much. One such thing is to prove a stupid computer that I am really a human , not a bot. The way we have to prove it, is so much annoying. Most of the time we have to read some distorted letters and enter them to a text box. ...

JavaCV is a set of wrapper classes used for openCV. Using javaCV any C code used for Image Processing can be converted in to a java code. For a person who have an expertise knowledge on java and a little knowledge on C, javaCV will be very useful as he only have to worry about the logic of the code ...

"O Holy Night," also known as Minuit, Chrétiens (Midnight, Christians) or Cantique de Noël.The original French lyrics were written by Placide Cappeau (1808-1877) and the melody was composed by Adolphe Adam (1803-1856) who composed the score for the ballet Giselle. The song was first performed in 1847 during a Christmas Eve mass in Roquemaure. It was later translated from French ...

Will the World end on 2012 ? what about 2038 ? "The end of the world on December 2012" , probably the most feared and widely discussed thing these days. This has been probably aggravated by the recent natural disasters faced by the world such as hurricane Sandy. Though there are no scientific evidence to suggest the end of the world on 2012 most of the people reluctant to accept it ...

SLPL - Sri Lanka Premier League © Ron Gaunt/SPORTZPICS/SLPLThe inaugural session of SLPL finished yesterday with "Uva Next" crowning as the champions in a rain shortened match. Although the final was highly affected with rain the thrill of a final was never lost mostly due to the unbelievable batting cameos by Mathews and Dilshan Munaweera. Probably the use of the "Duckworth-Lewis Method" in this match would ...

SLPL at the Halfway Stage Inaugural SLPL is now in it's halfway stage. 15 matches out of total 24 matches have been completed and two teams have been already knocked out and one team have already qualified to the semi finals.Other four teams are playing for the three slots available in the knockouts. Here are some of my opinions on the SLPL so far.The attendance ...

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