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Blogging and I

I started blogging back in 2003 when I was preparing for the Common Aptitude Test (CAT) and wanted to vent out my thoughts somewhere. Story so far Back then I was not aware of the multiple blogging platforms or the different CMS’es available. Thus, I ended up on Rediffblogs! I don’t think they are around anymore! Blogger After getting an… Read more →

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Customer Engagement

My job at Illumine is to make a career enablement platform for individuals. A part of this platform management includes (but is certainly not limited to) – To ensure that users once they come on the website wont get overwhelmed by the enormity and complexity of the task at hand. To make sure that the users keep on coming back… Read more →

Indian definition of P0rn

This is how Indian law defines Pornographic Content – “Any content that is lascivious and that will appeal to prurient interest or the effect of which is to tend to deprave or corrupt the minds of those who are likely to see, read or hear the same.” Who are they kidding? The lascivious and prurient I can still buy, corrupting… Read more →

Social Search: The new frontier

One of my colleagues in a presentation remarked – that the problem these days is not about lack of information, it is about visibility of that information! These days the sheer volumes of information has reached such an extent that one cannot make out the differences between relevant and irrelevant. How many times have you clicked “I’m Feeling Lucky” button… Read more →

Shaadi 2.0

No, its not about collaborative marriage over the web :-). Amol gave me this crazy idea. We were discussing the Indian SMS site, Vakow which enables us to push normal SMS into a web-based RSS/Atom feed. There are about a gazillion applications for an RSS feed. Well, this is just one such mashup between a practical application of Vakow and… Read more →