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A podcast in Telugu about technology, programming, music, movies, life in the Bay Area and other stuff.

Sep 4, 2020

Maha, the director of Uma Maheswara Ugra Roopasya joins us (yes!) to do a deep-dive into the making of UMUR.

We talk about:

  • The plot points that interested us
  • Our questions about the film
  • Working with the cast and technicians
  • Sound Design and Mixing
  • Theatrical experience vs. OTT
  • Reviews, Criticism and Memes
  • The...

Aug 20, 2020

Dhruv and Aravind review Uma Maheswara Ugra Roopasya, Maha’s second film after the masterpiece Care of Kancherapalem.

  • Story
  • Changes from Original
  • Screenplay and characters
  • Performances
  • Cinematography, Editing, Production Design
  • Sound Design
  • Production and Direction

Jul 22, 2020

Dhruv and Ravi get together and talk about:

  • COVID-19, their initial thoughts
  • Rise of cases
  • Coming to terms with it
  • Changes to lifestyle
  • COVID and Telugu Film Industry
  • COVID and software industry
  • COVID and kids

Feb 10, 2020

Dhruv ponders what a “10x engineer” really means, and interviews Chandra Kuchi, a friend of the show and Dhruv’s ex-colleague about 10x engineering aka good software engineering.

They talk about motivation, communicating with the team and other teams, focus and dealing with interrupts, work ethic,...

Dec 1, 2019

You all will be as confused as we are at the end of this episode on what this is supposed to be. But we assure you that it is going to be fun.