Review: Rajdeep Sardesai’s Book On The Elections

An election that changed India – a cliche trotted out after every general election is doing the rounds again. It is perhaps more accurate to say that a profound change has been kickstarted by these election results. For the first time in Indian history a…

Ten Social, Digital, Mobile Commandments

Number One: The CEO needs to be on Twitter. The CMO needs to be on Twitter. And they have to tweet everyday. Number Two: Stop thinking everybody has to love you. Deal with the hate, learn from the rants, and ignore the trolls. Number Three:…

Note to Self: Two Open Source data projects I have to play with

Data is wealth. And I don’t like the idea of having all my data making other people wealthy. In my continuing quest (FreedomBox, ThinkUP) to track alternates to popular, commercial, offerings, here’s my latest list of things in the order I hope to play with when I find…

Bill Watterson! Drew Three New Comic Strips!

Pearls Before Swine creator Stephan Pastis managed to get the reclusive Calvin and Hobbes creator Bill Watterson to collaborate with him on three strips. Read more here. And here are the strips: 1, 2, and 3.

WIP: The Perfect Web Dev Mac

– Will keep updating this article – Two things happened recently — I upgraded to Mac OSX on my Macbook Pro and got a new Mac Air at work. The second is important because I don’t actually get to code much in my day job. And I…

A Hiatus

Much has happened since I last wrote a post — a child, a new home, an election … i could go on. I let the blog die. After the anger and the activism, I needed a break. It’s good to be writing again. It’s good…