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Why Start-ups?

One of the perks of living in Bangalore, the Silicon Valley of India, is the fact that I encounter a lot of entrepreneurs on a daily basis. Based on my rendezvous with these people, I keep asking them this one … Continue reading

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Shipmaker who traveled across Africa and Gulf #faces

                            Name: Isa Ismail Place: Mandvi, Gujarat Occupation: Ship architect [wooden ship] In my quest to discover how ships are built at the backwater port of Mandavi, … Continue reading

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Thoughts after attending Gophercon India

At the successful completion of the first-ever Go conference in India, I was proud to be part of the Go programming centric event ‘GopherCon India’ held in my city,Bengaluru. I’m Atul Jha, community manager for The New Stack and I … Continue reading

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Interesting Reads #23 #Startups #Technology #Life

Bruce Lee was a programmer Interesting post providing analogy how Bruce Lee practiced & his process matches greatly to the skill/process apply in programming. Finding Your Passion  Fred Wilson in this blog post how he found his passion & made … Continue reading

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On Mentors

Last year, around the same time, I was in pain, kinda suffering, a little frustrated among many things. In simple terms I was totally screwed with my life and I prefer not mentioning those depressing reasons here. So anyway, 4 … Continue reading

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Notes from Steve Jobs documentary

I’ve always been an advocate of free software which simply gives users the freedom to run the software for any purpose. Gradually, my application of thought towards free software is changing and I would say that it is mainly because … Continue reading

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Brave Young fighter[life] #faces

              Name: Mahesh Location: Gogamba near kalol Gujarat. Profession: Male Nurse/ helper to surgeon. I met Mahesh in Gogamba where he was appointed as my local guide. This 23 year old smart young lad … Continue reading

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Interesting Reads #22 #startups #technology #Life

The Mobile Phone Addiction @FredWison talks about how our generation is  getting into smart phone obsession & its is turing out to be another kind of drug addiction. How Twitter will explode revenue: sharing revenue with top users Another interesting … Continue reading

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Notes from Crash Course on Startup Boards with Brad Feld

              While grazing my twitter timeline, I stumbled upon this recent post from Brad Feld titled The First Board Meeting and as I was going through the comments I found this video on youtube … Continue reading

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Meeting a happy farmer #faces

              Name: Deepak Patel Location: Somewhere outskirts  of kalol, gujarat Occupation: Farmer/land owner Deepak Bhai is in his mid 40’s, somewhat short with a well built physique whom I met at a party organised … Continue reading

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