1. Ubiquitous mobile broadband, and faster! You expected that, didn’t you? Just that you might not have guessed how fast this adoption is going to be! More..Read More
Nokia which was the absolute leader of smartphones even a few years ago, was caught unaware and slowly slipped behind and lost their lead in smartphones. Nokia decided to dump (not fully) their Symbian platform which couldn’t scale to the multi-touch / touchscreen world, and decided to bet it all on Microsoft Windows Phone platform.Read More
“The whole purpose of places like Starbucks is for people with no decision-making ability whatsoever to make six decisions just to buy one cup of coffee. Short, tall, light, dark, caf, decaf, low-fat, non-fat, etc. So people who don’t know what the hell they’re doing or who on earth they are can, for only $2.95, get not just a cup of coffee but an absolutely defining sense of self: Tall. Decaf. Cappuccino” – You’ve Got Mail (1998)Read More
There are a lot of texts in Indian Philosophy that are referred to in modern context and being applied in Business / Technology. There are also other texts out of generally eastern origin like Zen texts, Art of War etc. that are popular reads in business circles.Read More
Silicon Valley always has some magic in the air… Just being in that area can do an entrepreneur a ton of good!
The place is dotted by drool worthy companies – Google, Yahoo, Cisco and Facebook, of course! So, when I caught up with my friend VV (Venkat Venkatramani) who joined Facebook when it had only few hundred members, he invited me to come over to the FB Campus. Why would I miss that kind of opportunity?Read More