Web Innovation 2007 Day 1

Yesterday, I attended Day 1 of the Web Innovation 2007 conference. The first half of the day was quite useful, but the latter half turned out to be pure marketing pitches by the sponsors. First and foremost, I think the title of the conference is a misnomer. Although it says “Web Innovation 2007: The NextgenContinue reading “Web Innovation 2007 Day 1”

Why I am not running the BSNL Bangalore International Marathon

There has been a lot of press mentions lately about the BSNL Bangalore International Marathon which is going to happen tomorrow. I will not be running it because it is not intended for people who love running. Why do I say that? The Bangalore Ultra Marathon was announced eleven months ago that it will beContinue reading “Why I am not running the BSNL Bangalore International Marathon”

Best quote I’ve read in a while

From New York Times, November 26, 1991: DOS computers, made by I.B.M., Compaq, Tandy and about a million other companies, are by far the most popular, with about 70 million machines in use worldwide. Macintosh fans will note that cockroaches are far more numerous than humans, and that numbers alone do not connote a higherContinue reading “Best quote I’ve read in a while”

Vegetable 2.0

Note: I no longer work with IonLab since Nov 12 of 2009. The other day, mom was telling me why she has completely switched from the traditional neighbourhood HOPCOMS (Horticultural Produce Cooperative Marketing Societies) outlet to the fresh@ store to buy the vegetables. I got curious and asked to explain. She mentioned several points: HOPCOMSContinue reading “Vegetable 2.0”