Was Delhi University using the wrong webserver?

Delhi clearly hogs all the attention when it comes to admissions to undergraduate courses every year. All over India it is safe to assume admission time is very stressful in families. Every aspect of the admission process is torturous – getting application form, buying bank demand draft to pay the application fee, then submitting the form with a zillion photographs & copies of marks cards etc.

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Will Satya Nadella do something about Bing?

All news channels in India yesterday were clogged with Satya Nadella’s appointment as Microsoft’s CEO. The impression few TV anchors give you – they have known Hyderabad born Satya Nadella since his childhood.

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IT sector in India should be prepared to be part of a SCAM in 2014

Loved the title in today’s Economic Times “Why 2014 will be the year of SCAM” – with so many scams around us why shouldn’t IT industry be part of a SCAM – Social, Cloud, Analytics, Mobility – to succeed?

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Mozilla increases its focus on mobile, a message for everybody?

My email client is  Mozilla Thunderbird. I have been using it pretty much from its launch about 8 years ago (launched on Dec 7, 2004). I have used various mail clients – Unix based Mail, mush and the first UI based client  Eudora (as early as 1993).

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Native Union POP Phone: Very cool colors, cuts radiation from mobile

Recently I came across very attractive colored handsets in a mall. It was very difficult to ‘ignore’ the colors. On a closure look of the product I was told by the sales person that it was to be used with mobile phones to reduce radiation. While the product was displayed with an iPhone, this works with virtually all mobile handsets.

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