Souvik Das Gupta (@souvikdg)

New Delhi, India

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @souvikdg ever

June 2014

BlueTokaiCoffee You haven’t made it as a company until you have a paper stock ledger and lots of meaningless stamps. instagram.com/p/p26jtNNAi3/

via Instagram (retweeted on 1:09 PM, Jun 30th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

And now about to hit the sky.

Adios Bombay!

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Ville Parle East, Mumbai

Last few days—Auto, fiat taxi, smelly cool cab, packed local train, double-decker BEST bus, bumpy monorail, shiny metro & snail-paced ferry.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Ville Parle East, Mumbai

Buck up . This victory doesn’t deserve a pat on the back14

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Chembur, Mumbai

@geohacker Right now walking in the Fort area. Staying in Chembur.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to geohacker from Ballad Estate, Mumbai

Survived a packed Bombay local ride. As a one-off ride, it was fun.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Fort Area, Mumbai

@bhavyakhanna Quite sure mom can’t make that happen in Bombay. Why don’t you give it a shot? :p @_karan @rungta

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Fort Area, Mumbai

@streetking_1986 When I’m back in Delhi I’ll have enough spare days at hand.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to streetking_1986 from Parel, Mumbai

@_karan प्रोजेक्ट के काम से आया था। अब एक दो दिन फालतु है।

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mumbai, Maharashtra

3 spare days at hand in Bombay. Anyone around?

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Kurla East, Mumbai

Never seen an in-the-middle-of-nowhere late night community party spot like Lion Point (Lonavala) before.

via Twitter for Mac

RT @shayar_yaar: दुआ…. दारू…… दवा ;) http://t.co/Z7eay905GK

via Twitter for Mac

DavidAKennedy If web designers and developers put as much energy into accessibility as they do building “frameworks,” the Web would be a lot better off.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:38 PM, Jun 22nd, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

WaterBaker Types of word files: Final. Final ver1. Final ver2. Final ver2_1. Final Final. Surely Final. Surely Final_2. Ok, Final Enough.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 2:37 PM, Jun 22nd, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

s_shashank_s Vegetarian water:D pic.twitter.com/0X5uB9KFk5 via @aatishb @Sci_Phile

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 6:59 PM, Jun 21st, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

I can sense why they call Bombay a concrete jungle.

Also, the city smells different every few kilometres.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Chembur, Mumbai

OH: Some apps do great because… Digital Vaastu.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Parel, Mumbai

Love the fact that taxi drivers in Bombay are a talkative lot.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Worli, Mumbai

@streetking_1986 Umm, clearly remember the Oliver Kahn days of scoring a goal and holding on to it.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to streetking_1986

When did learn to play attacking football?

Also, when will learn to play to their potential.

via Twitter for Mac

lokallobaat URGENT. Anyone know of 24*7 Vet Hospital in Delhi? Pls RT.

via Echofon (retweeted on 10:16 PM, Jun 16th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Put in a hotel room with a bathtub. I feel like a king.

Oh wait, the room’s theme is ‘Ashoka’.

via Twitter for Mac

aayushsoni .@AbhinandanSekhr: We don’t make money. Our revenue model is called ‘dekhi jaayegi’

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 5:24 PM, Jun 14th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

PinguicVerse Bongs and Football!
RT @vakeel_saheba Well done Calcutta :) pic.twitter.com/Iv9QJwqDLD

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 3:12 PM, Jun 14th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

@jackerhack @suraiya95 @ajantriks @johnraja I am told here at the event that a while back you had to buy it, but now it’s free.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to jackerhack from Film City Sector 16A, Noida

@Abhishek_Rai 2 sessions are over. Check out schedule on the website.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to Abhishek_Rai from Film City Sector 16A, Noida

Everyone working with Govt. data has a storyline that begins with…

“Everything is PDF”

…provided they do find the relevant data.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Film City Sector 16A, Noida

“Census data (and Govt data) not being available in structured machine readable format is a big hurdle.â€@johnrajahnraja a@fifthelifthel run-up.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Film City Sector 16A, Noida

“While working with data correlation should be drawn carefully, because it may not indicate causation@ac_socac_soc a@fifthelifthel Delhi run-up.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Film City Sector 16A, Noida

jhunjhunwala Casillas is starting to look like Rahul Gandhi.

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 2:18 AM, Jun 14th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

@karlffernandes About that last part, I’m looking forward to a contest. :)

via Twitter for Mac in reply to karlffernandes

I could imagine being beaten by , but not being ass whopped.

should consider substituting Casillas for the remaining mins.

via Twitter for Mac

Van Persie, that was a stunner. vs

via Twitter for Mac

Love it when players tactfully earn penalties. vs

via Twitter for Mac

jitendravyas The of URLs blog.rnf.me/ux-of-urls/

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:29 PM, Jun 13th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

Two data + journalism events tomorrow in Noida & Delhi. #replug

@fifthel run-up https://t.co/Zq8xxzaCLG followed by http://t.co/XBe2yyhLyP

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Delhi Cantonment, New Delhi

Right now it’s 25℃. In 10 mins expect it to be 3npic.twitter.com/gdAktpAJK7tpAJK7

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Palam, New Delhi

@hallidude But that said, Oscar played brilliantly throughout. Kept penetrating the defence. Well deserved goal.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to hallidude from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

@hallidude Can’t deny that. But I guess the referee would come under a lot more criticism hara won 2-1.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to hallidude from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

@karlffernandes Well Robben is exceptional. You’d have to be a fool to not have a couple of players marking him all the time.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to karlffernandes from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

hallidude If the referee was in a local Bangalore match, area boys would’ve been waiting for him near bike parking.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 3:34 AM, Jun 13th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

RT @nisheeth: Okay, now it’s just Olé, Olé, Olé #WC2014

via Tweetbot for iΟS

jimanish Need one high speed corridor for monsoon winds to reach Delhi from Mumbai.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 12:34 AM, Jun 12th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

@PinguicVerse More specific please. Mark on a map, maybe?

via Twitter for Mac in reply to PinguicVerse

@ap00rv @DilliBelle ROLFCOPTER! That was such a smooth ‘up yours’.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to DilliBelle from Hauz Khas, New Delhi

Happy to see @hasgeek change its ticketing policy for proposers/speakers for @fifthel. Hope it works well & is extended to all their events.

via Twitter for Mac

Haha! â@vikramadhimanan: Dear Delhi. You voted out Sheila Dixit. Now bhukto.”

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Ramakrishna Puram, New Delhi

karlffernandes Just what all of us soccer-obsessed designers need: Brazil 2014 brazilfourteen.com

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 10:47 AM, Jun 10th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

@nisheeth Happy Birthday, a few hours in advance!

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

@ap00rv Quality walls was selling orange flavour for Rs 10 even last year. Are they selling cola this year?

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to ap00rv from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

Mother Dairy has bumped up the price of cola flavoured Lic Lolleez from Rs 5 to Rs 7. my ass.

Also, I demand a CBI enquiry.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

ROTFL. â@lokallobaatat: The guy tried to convince me that the price of their 1kg cake is same as 2kg one because both have same no of slices”

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Qutab Enclave, New Delhi

varungrover Govt: GIVE us your data.
India: NO!
Govt: Take LPG cylinder.
India: YAY!
Govt (after getting data): LOLJK.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 1:59 PM, Jun 9th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

@ap00rv Happens all over north irrespective of religious festivals. Maybe on religious days they pop in some halwa and related stuff.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to ap00rv

@arpancj Our accountant had told us. Basically you can carry a laptop and bring it back, and buy a new one on your trip. Do double check.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to arpancj

@arpancj @jackerhack @AjeyGore AFAIK customs are inapplicable when you walk in with 1 new laptop and 1 old one.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to arpancj

Love the North Indian culture of distributing rose flavoured water + milk concoction to travellers on extremely hot days.

via Twitter for Mac

Air-conditioned bus during summer means a little less hot than outside but 3 times the humidity. Sweating like a pig inside one.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Munirka, New Delhi

@gonsalves_r Haha!

It gets intense during knockout stages. Unless there’s an early upset starting weeks shouldn’t see twitter outbursts. :p

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to gonsalves_r from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

@karlffernandes Always for Brazil. Other teams I like are Italy and Portugal, though I guess the latter doesn’t have much steam this year.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to karlffernandes from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

Ditto. â@karlffernandeses: The FIFA World Cup begins this week, so expect a lot of soccer-related tweets. You have been warned.”

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

Finally had the humongous Maha Samosa at Delite Cinema. Perhaps the best I’ve had in Delhi.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Malviya Nagar, New Delhi

Packed Saturday coming up for data + journalism folks in Delhi.

@fifthel run-up https://t.co/Zq8xxzaCLG followed by http://t.co/XBe2yyhLyP

via Twitter for Mac

I wish I could make everyone associated with the legal framework (be it law-makers, lawyers, judges,etc.) embrace computer semantics.

via Twitter for Mac

@kns008 This looks good. Will have to look at total trip length Delhi to Delhi. Let’s soon list down place on Hackpad.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

@ap00rv No you don’t. At least not after spending a fortune@Bosese

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to ap00rv from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

atti_cus @souvikdg :O Kaunsa ac?

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 11:25 AM, Jun 8th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

Hottest days in Delhi and the chunks of dry ice left open after yesterday night’s party hasn’t sublimated yet. I’m impressed.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

So the @Bose SoundLink Air fails to join a wifi network with unicode characters. Well, what does one say?!

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

@coalitionindia That was a 70 day old tweet. Was referring to the FB group. But that’s done now.

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to coalitionindia from Rajouri Garden, New Delhi

@PinguicVerse @jimanish Try kore dekh. No harm in putting in a request to shoshur moshai. :p

via Tweetbot for iΟS in reply to PinguicVerse from Ramesh Nagar, New Delhi

RT @PetraGregorova: OH: Web app is a website that stops working when JavaScript is disabled.

via Tweetbot for iΟS

This is a first â€TC driver driving an automatic gear low floor bus using his left foot. Right leg calmly folded and being relaxed.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

Given today’s soaring temperatures during daytime in Delhi, I am pleasantly surprised at how cool the breeze is in the night.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Subroto Park, New Delhi

OH on a : “Pehle to bus aaram se mil jaati thi, but jab sin aa gaye na, bus hi nahi aati.” “Aur na bimordiary

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Munirka, New Delhi

evilhackerdude A JavaScript function returning `this` shall henceforth be known as a “selfie”.

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 6:57 PM, Jun 6th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

@ap00rv Why kill so many iOS developers, when killing just one can bring world peace?

via Twitter for Mac in reply to ap00rv

That time of the year when Delhi’s minimum temperature exceeds Bangalore’s maximum.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from Mahavir Enclave, New Delhi

mgoldst 8 times when you should give a business free design work:

1. Never.
2. Never.
3. Never.
4. Never.
5. Never.
6. Never.
7. Never.
8. Never.

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 11:54 AM, Jun 6th, 2014 via Tweetbot for iΟS)

@jackerhack Our accountant told us 2 years back that depreciation rates are detailed for Pvt Ltd, but not for partnerships.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to jackerhack

@jackerhack Are you stating that from Pvt Ltd laws?

via Twitter for Mac in reply to jackerhack

RT @whitneyhess: I BEG you to please stop calling it “user testing.” It’s usability testing. You’re testing your product, NOT the user. Fra…

via Tweetbot for iΟS

College hostel roommate has become a dad.

Entering a temporary phase of feeling aged. Hope this wears off soon.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from New Delhi, Delhi

p_adic_Saurav My fellow Bong friends,do you not get embarrassed when CM of a state is celebrating the victory of a private franchise with taxpayers money?

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:17 PM, Jun 4th, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

@_karan वॉशिंग पाउडर निर्मा! निर्मा!

via Twitter for Mac

You know I hate “Coming Soon” announcements— http://t.co/vybSpMldFh

@SocialOffline has been doing it since March :/ http://t.co/LKeIur94cx

via Twitter for Mac

RT @preshit: The privacy nightmare that no one in India talks about: http://t.co/gRGjgrB5RZ

via Twitter for Mac

@_karan No no. They wish me a good life and a good health, whereas folks on Twitter specifically have wished me things I like.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from New Delhi

Yesterday’s wishes clearly indicate that my Twitter followers know me better than relatives and old friends. Not surprising but interesting.

via Tweetbot for iΟS from New Delhi

@vikramadhiman Only web applications, and not native apps.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to vikramadhiman

dtptraffic Traffic Advisory

No Mobile While Mobile.

via Facebook (retweeted on 2:50 PM, Jun 3rd, 2014 via Twitter for Mac)

RT @skinnylatte: Every time someone who only drinks Starbucks says “there’s no real coffee in Asia”, I smile and drink… http://t.co/nA2g75r 

via Tweetbot for iΟS

@_karan অনেক ধন্যবাদ!

via Twitter for Mac

@tetisheri @sevenaces Thanks a lot! Already cut one, and got one slammed on the face. :)

via Twitter for Mac in reply to tetisheri

@jitendravyas शुक्रिया :)

via Twitter for Mac in reply to jitendravyas

@_RohitNag Come on, the Americans are the ones who’re notorious for chopping off “unnecessary” letters.

via Twitter for Mac in reply to _RohitNag