The “two speed” state of Indian market adoption

The “two speed” state of Indian market adoption

I have been watching / following 7 startups (3 in eCommerce, 2 in SaaS and 2 in consumer Internet) that target the Indian market over the last 14-18 months. All the entrepreneurs approached me with an intent to get seed…

Why I left my job (for my own startup)

Why I left my job (for my own startup)

When you have just got married and dream of starting a new beautiful life, sane people will never think of leaving their job. 15th December 2011 was the day when I walked into my manager’s cabin and said that I have finally made a decision to move on. With that I also made a bold statement that I am not joining any other company but I am joining my company :)

T-series partners with Youtube to hunt for Aashiqui2 lead pair

T-series partners with Youtube to hunt for Aashiqui2 lead pair

We totally agree with Google India that ‘It does not get bigger than this’, i.e. Youtube has partnered with Tseries to hunt for the lead pair for Aashiqui2, the sequel to 90s super hit movie, Aashiqui. “It does not get…

A Watch that truly resembles Indian Stretchable Time Behavior [Design]

A Watch that truly resembles Indian Stretchable Time Behavior [Design]

Indians are known for IST, i.e.Indian Standard Time Indian Stretchable Time and industrial designer Prasanna Sankhe of creative studio hypen has created wristwatches that speaks of a typical Indian behavior. If you notice, all numbers are slightly shifted, which perfectly…

AWS in India

Amazon to launch AWS in India, in partnership with Tata Communications

India is the next BIG market for cloud services and while Indian companies have embraced AWS, Amazon needs to penetrate the market much before competitors like Netmagic do.  As per a report, Amazon has already started leasing infrastructure from Tata…