Favourite presentation at Barcamp

        In both the Barcamps at Hyderabad I found that there is one talk that clearly stands out clearly as my most favourite presentation in that barcamp. In Barcamp Hyderabad1 it was the talk by Jay Pullur, CEO of Pramati on what he thinks is the best opportunities in the web 2.0 space. In … Continue reading Favourite presentation at Barcamp

Reflection from Barcamp Hyderabad 2

       We had a little silent but a very interesting Barcamp on Saturday. I call it silent because there wasn’t any live blogging :). Despite our best efforts to get the wifi up & running we could not manage to do it due to networking/proxy issues :(. If you are infuriated with that then you … Continue reading Reflection from Barcamp Hyderabad 2

Just 2 days for Barcamp Hyderabad2

The preparation of Barcamp Hyderabad 2 is going on well. Almost everything has been finalized. Food & snacks has been taken care of thanks to sponsorship from Geodisc & Ramp technology and it is being ordered from Microsoft Caterers. We had planned to scrap the T-Shirts but we have a last minute sponsor for the … Continue reading Just 2 days for Barcamp Hyderabad2

Barcamps in India are Seed for a Valley Culture

Barcamps across the world have the common spirit of openness & inclusiveness nature but I think there are different reasons of why they get embraced in different cities in the world. In US when barcamp was started first (in Palo Alto by Chris & others) it was to fight the exclusive, non – open, discrimination … Continue reading Barcamps in India are Seed for a Valley Culture

web 2.0 in India

   Alok Mittal at Venturewoods refers to recent buzz/rumour about Facebook being valuated at 2 billion $. Certainly Facebook valued at $ 2 billion is a little too high and if one does calculate it should be around $ 750 million. IMHO these valuation are not a sign of bubble. I think these days anything … Continue reading web 2.0 in India