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    “Problems cannot be solved by the same level of thinking that created them." - Albert Einstein

#RanaViruMeetup 2

ඔබේත් මගේත් මාතෘ භූමියේ නිදහස හා සාමය වෙනුවෙන් සිදුවූ මානුෂීය මෙහෙයුමේදී ආබාධිත වූ සෙබල සොයුරන් සදහා, රාගම රණවිරු සෙවනේ ඉල්ලීම පරිදි, දෙවන වතාවටත් රෝද පුටු 20ක් පරිත්‍යාග කිරීම සදහා ව්‍යාපෘතියක් කරගෙන යන්නෙමු. රෝදපුටු පිරි නැමීම ජුලි 23 වන සෙනසුරාදා දින රාගම රණවිරු සෙවනේදී පැවැත්වෙන අතර මේ අවස්ථාව සදහා ඔබටද සහභාගී විය හැක. මේ සදහා රුපියල් … Continue reading

#noNL4Defeated – Peaceful meetup by SM users to discourage defeated candidates getting into Parliament

Date – 22nd August 2015 (Saturday) Time – 2pm to 4pm Location – Independence Sq, Colombo. What to bring – Blank placards, banners, magic markers (different colors, or just black). If you are bringing own placards with words, please abstain from mentioning any name of candidates, we want an impartial attempt to voice together, without … Continue reading

Float like a butterfly, Vote like a Bee: This is the #GenElecSL story for the open minded #lka voter

“Manners maketh man” -William Horman The 15th Parliament for Sri Lanka is going to be elected with the General Elections happening on the 17th August 2015. If you are allowed to vote (you can check via this link) then you need to vote by 4pm (not a single minute after). The gates open at 7am … Continue reading

Faking it on twitter: The Sri Lankan story

Twitter is a micro blogging platform, a medium in which one is able to express in 140 characters. At least that’s how it started. Now you can attach images, put gif animations and also share videos via twitter. A social media platform evolves, that is why its not just media, but ‘social’. Social encapsulates the … Continue reading

#ProjectLoon launched in #SriLanka – The facts & myths revealed

Internet is a good thing. Internet is a bad thing. Internet is accessible for all. Internet is not available for all. What is the truth? Internet is indeed a good thing. The internet provides a gateway for us to access the world wide web (That is just one feature of the internet). Through the www, … Continue reading

Connecting #lka tweeps for quicker blood donation matches http://www.bloodlka.com

‘A place to connect with strangers’, that would be my immediate reply if someone asked me to describe Twitter in 6 words. Most of us reading this blog would more or less have clicked on a link on twitter, so the audience is right, please do keep reading, it will get a bit more interesting, … Continue reading

Letter #43: A giant amongst men: #Sanga

Dear Meki, I hope by now you came to grips with few things mentioned in my last letter to you about adversity and how the one’s with phenomenon character come out of it with heads held high. I couldn’t but help write about one such character whom I have come into close contact with, yet … Continue reading

11 reasons why you should boycott #TweetupSL 5

Twitter is nice. Some say nicer than Facebook or even that other social network Google+. It’s more fun than LinkedIn cause people are serious on that and mostly used for job hunting and to show a good face to other work colleagues and potential job hunters. So when Twitter users (Tweeps) want to get out … Continue reading

Boycott visiting Sri Lanka, a land to avoid #lka

Call me a traitor but I’ve had it. It’s time we had less visitors to Sri Lanka. Why, you may ask? Let’s go back to the past. A small country like ours has been in the interest of many countries, we’ve had many invading her to enjoy the lust greenery and our mouth watering traditional … Continue reading

5 Sri Lankan (#lka) places to visit before you die

Have read a lot of articles with similar titles suggesting people to visit all these exotic places before dying. International writers have named Sri Lankan beaches a number of times too. But in the interest of the majority, I think we need to rethink these ‘places to visit before dying’ pointers and see some real … Continue reading