Update: Narendra Modi will be given @PMOIndia Twitter account shortly

BJP got a little edgy yesterday when it saw the handle @PMOIndia – the twitter account of nation’s Prime Minister renamed to @PMOIndiaArchive.

All Hail the New Champion of Internet Policing: Manish Tewari

Can we agree that the rules of the physical world, on Child Abuse and Slander apply to the Internet. What is the problem then? With anonymity you say? Really?

Weekly Summary: All The Exciting Funding and M&A Activity & New Product Launches

Looks like we just went through the most exciting week of the quarter with loads of money being pumped into startups, a big bang acquisition and some smaller ones. There were around 13 reported funding and M&A activity this week.

App Roundup: Office Mobile for Android, NewsHunt for Windows Phone 8 and Adsense for Android

Just a fortnight after releasing Office for the iPhone, Microsoft has gone ahead and released a version of the app for Android smartphones. Similar to the iPhone version the app is currently only available for US users who subscribe to its Office 365 service.

#MobileLife: Top 5 News Reading Apps on Android

Given the increasing number of news reading apps on the Android app store, here is a curated list of news reading apps for Android devices that we recommend.

A Look at LinkLk and How Sanath Fernando is Creating Platform Business in Sri Lanka

Any entrepreneur in Sri Lanka though, must face up to the limited market size – locally. I believe there is huge opportunity to completely bypass online in Sri Lanka and focus on a mobile only (or mobile first) strategy.

Alma Mater Launches Play, a DIY Tool to Create Tee Designs, Loaded with Social Features as well

With Alma Mater’s Play, you could look for a group that you belong to in the real world or create one and create a custom tee shirt with Alma Mater’s online editing tool and invite your friends to join.

Shorten your e-mails into tweets in one click with new Gmail plugin

Developed by Karthikeyan Kuppuswamy, a student at IIMB, the app adds a tiny box to every Gmail thread with a short summary of your email that you can tweet.