Category Archives: technology

Photo Snap Chennai from Afar with SecondLife

Not there in Chennai during Nov 3, 3:11pm Sanp Shot Evant? Now you can participate via SecondLife, With the unique method of spilling SecondLife Avatar Interaction to real life( Avatar Voodo), it can be made real!

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Proto.in Second Edition: New Frontiers

This is the concluding post covering the Proto.in startup showcasing event held recently at IIT Chennai organized by The Knowledge Foundation. The last category of startups to occupy the stage was New Frontiers showcasing companies that defy the regular categorization … Continue reading

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Proto.in Summer Edition: Internet and Web2.0

The first to be called on stage was Pramati Software as they experienced setup glitches, BriteSoft took the stage. To quote from their website: BriteWorks The BriteWorks platform enables users to create enterprise applications in a fraction of the time … Continue reading

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Proto.in Summer Edition: Mobile

I was busy with other things so I was not able to complete my featuring of other proto.in presentations. The first one to take up the stage in this segment was RareFind and their product is called MoCoDile. They threw … Continue reading

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Proto.in SE in SecondLife: unconference within a conference

Proto.in is a serious initiative by fun and energetic techies of The Knowledge Foundation. With Proto.in Secnd Edition, the TKF folks are all set to excel their high standard of fun and useful event by several orders of magnitude. Given … Continue reading

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AWS Informal Chat at the New Amazon Island, Secondlife

If a bunch of Amazon Web Services geeks meet, what would they discuss? Here is a snippet of conversation at aws dev meetup at SL: Baba Yamamoto: I would like to use ec2 to loadtest the secondlife grid Tao Takashi: … Continue reading

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Grandmaster Anand’s Chess wisdom for Management Mavens

Chess Grandmaster Visvanathan Anand presented a talk to the audience of Madras Management Association here at Chennai. This is part of the Global Leadership series by the MMA and the title of the talk was: The Black and White of … Continue reading

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