Category: Technology

Update: VTU-FLOSS Campaign 0

Update: VTU-FLOSS Campaign

As you know VTU FLOSS Petition was handed over to VTU registrar since we couldn’t meet the VC . Many of my friends blogged about this. The message in the blogs has reached VTU. Yesterday I got a call from VTU registrar inquiring me about this post. He was not very happy about...

Indian Railways Ticketing – IS for common man 1

Indian Railways Ticketing – IS for common man

This was supposed to be my first longest travel on Indian Railways. It just took twenty minutes for me to book tickets from Bangalore to Goa online. I was waiting listed with WL120. My friends assured me I will get confirmed as there is one more week for the travel. What surprised me...

Indian blogger v/s IIPM, whats up? 1

Indian blogger v/s IIPM, whats up?

Well the whole indian blogosphere is into heavy discussions on this notice served by IIPM www.iipm.edu to Gaurav. They find him guilty for linking to a magazine called Just Another Magazine which wrote about the false information IIPM advertises about. The notice as posted on the website (in blue are the snippet of...

VTU – FLOSS Campaign status 0

VTU – FLOSS Campaign status

Our visit to VTU-Belagum was very disappointing. The VC didn’t keep his word….adding to our grieve VC was in Bangalore. And got to know that he will be in Bangalore two out of seven days. ——————copy of the appointment which I got————————– Dear Thejesh G.N. I am pleased to inform you that our...

Hammerstein’s Letter to Indian MPs about patent laws. 0

Hammerstein’s Letter to Indian MPs about patent laws.

21 March 2005 — David Hammerstein, Member of the European Parliament, sent a letter to the Indian Members of Parliament on the subject of the patentability of software, which is subject of a bill tabled in the Indian Parliament on 18 March by Minister for Commerce & Industry Shri Kamal Nath To Mr....

Let us get Indianized Creative Commons 1

Let us get Indianized Creative Commons

With Indians making their presence felt online it becomes necessary to have a proper/legal way to share their creations. Creative Commons is the best and cheapest way to share your art, music or knowledge. There are around 29 internationalized versions of creative commons. The time has arrived for India to have its own...