Monthly Archive: February 2010

The Debut 7

The Debut

Its 11pm, I am back from the office of Bangalore Mirror after completing my first ever byline article. It wasn’t meant to be like that, I went there to meet few friends and talk to them about an opportunity. But then thanks to all the staff they forced me to sit there and...

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Open Data in India

These days my work mainly involves around government data (or the data that I assume govt should provide). You must have already seen the open data initiatives by both USA (Data.Gov) and UK(data.gov.uk) governments. I am not sure how good or the bad the data is but the initiative as such is a...

Standing on the shoulders of the giants to solve chicken and egg problem while building web community 0

Standing on the shoulders of the giants to solve chicken and egg problem while building web community

When building community sites, we will always have the problem of chicken and egg. Nobody gets involved into your community if they don’t have critical mass, and critical mass wont get built if users don’t join the web community. How are you going to solve this problem? I think it can be solved...