Category Archives: Personal

My articles @ProgrammableWeb : January – March 2014

Here is the list of my articles published @ProgrammableWeb in the period : January – March 2014: Google Cloud Platform Announces Price Cuts, Managed VMs and new Developer Experiences  (03/31/2014) Google PaaS Updates App Engine Modules (03/03/2014) Tizen App Challenge Winners … Continue reading

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Speaking Engagements in March 2014

March has been a great month for interacting with various Google Developer Groups across the country. I was privileged to speak at 3 key events organized by GDG Groups in Cochin, Ahmedabad and Mumbai. Last month (Feb), I spoke at … Continue reading

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Women TechMakers Event – GDG Ahmedabad

I was privileged to be invited to speak at Women Technmakers Event, organized by GDG Ahmedabad on March 22, 2014. Women TechMakers is an initiative by Google to ensure that there is visibility, community and resources available for women in technology. … Continue reading

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Dart Flight School – GDG Cochin

I had the privilege of conducting Dart Flight School in Cochin on March 9, 2014. It was also the first anniversary of GDG Cochin and it is wonderful to learn about the activities that they had conducted over the last … Continue reading

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Speaking Engagements – Feb 2014

February was a good month for interacting with developers across Mumbai. I was privileged to speak on a variety of topics across 3 sessions in February to over 250+ Developers in total. The sessions were: Dart Flight School – GDG … Continue reading

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Book Review : David and Goliath by Malcolm Gladwell

I like Malcom Gladwell’s books but the last couple of books had disappointed me. I must be frank that I did want to purchase his latest book and when I saw a great deal at Amazon India for the Kindle … Continue reading

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Book Review : HTML5 Data & Services Cookbook by Packt Pub

This is a review of Packt Publishing’s book “HTML5 Data and Services Cookbook“. On first glance, the book looked like a list of code recipes on various HTML5 APIs. Code Recipe books have become quite popular over the years. While … Continue reading

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Don’t Stop Asking Questions

The year was 1993, we were in the 3rd year of Engineering and I remember that incident as if it happened yesterday. I must have replayed that scene hundreds of times over the last 20+ years and am reminded of … Continue reading

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Book Review : Instant Google Compute Engine by PacktPub

The IaaS space has been dominated by Amazon Web Services (AWS) since the last 5 years or so. For years, it was thought that Google would someday come out with a rival offering that would not just match it feature … Continue reading

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My Take on Software Is Reorganizing the World

I read a great article by Balaji Srinivasan titled “Software is Reorganizing the World“. You should read it since it presents very interesting possibilities on how future generations of people are likely to assemble in physical countries and goes into … Continue reading

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