The first ever Indic Android Hackathon was held in Bangalore on Feb 21, 2014 to discuss Indic on Android.
My article was published in Thinking Aloud! magazine (December 2011). The entire issue focused on Indian languages on the internet and mobile. India has about 100 million desktop & 50-150 mobile internet users. These numbers vary depending on whom you ask. IAMAI’s recent report says 18 million use the internet in India on a daily […]
Saturday editions of Mint are always special. Today’s article “Back to the future” caught my eye which mentioned Indic fonts (Indian language fonts). Even though I do read several newspapers (online/offline) I somehow missed the news in September about The Murty Classical Library of India (MCLI). The MCLI project was set up in 2010 with […]
One of the things I often hear from the VC world about the Indian language space is – UGC is lacking, entering text in languages is difficult. Regarding UGC all I would say is that Oneindia.in has seen a growth in language UGC (comments, article contribution, feedback emails). Indian Language Fonts Every language, including English, […]