Tagged: Thoughts

Every Project Needs a Hero! 13

Every Project Needs a Hero!

A study by Standish Group reports 80% of the IT projects fail due to over budget, late, missing functionality or due to combination of these. Worse 30% of software projects are so poorly executed that they are canceled before completion. There are uncountable reasons for a project to fail and enough has been...

Every Quote About TATA’s Nano Almost 12

Every Quote About TATA’s Nano Almost

“We can not make a Rs one lakh car. Our engineers have said they cannot do it.” – Shinzo Nakanishi, MD Maruthi Suzuki India “Since, a promise is a promise the standard dealer version will cost Rs 1 lakh” – Ratan Tata releasing the Nano to the world An official of Hyundai Motors...

Bangalore’s Biggest Kitchen belongs to Akshaya Patra 9

Bangalore’s Biggest Kitchen belongs to Akshaya Patra

Not very long ago I wrote about Akshaya Patra and how the food was on EB blog. Here is the paragraph from that post My mother is a Govt school teacher. Last few years she doesn’t carry lunch to school. When ever I question her answer would be I like to have with...

Because they change things 2

Because they change things

Here’s to the crazy ones. The misfits. The rebels. The trouble-makers. The round pegs in the square holes. The ones who see things differently. They’re not fond of rules, and they have no respect for the status-quo. You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify, or vilify them. But the only thing you...

When you jump 9

When you jump

Picture: Taken by taken by Andy at Jaisalmer. From left its Boda, me and MK. “If all my friends were to jump off a bridge, I wouldn’t jump with would jump first, I would be at the bottom to catch them.” – Anon

Rediff do you know how important buying a domain name is? 7

Rediff do you know how important buying a domain name is?

I have a dozen of domain names which I bought from godaddy. All of them have been easy and clean transactions. But this time I wanted a .in domain for filmcamp which is not sold by godaddy. I thought either sify or rediff will be good. I settled for rediff as it was...