Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Facebook paradox

A new study on how corporate India is using Facebook hints at a growing paradox.Corporate India is embracing social media… Continue reading

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Mobile, Social, Local

Three technologies hold key to the future of the web: mobile, social, local. Mobile internet offers several unbeatable advantages. You are not tethered to your system, can carry internet in your pocket. It also lowers the cost of getting connected. … Continue reading

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Succeed like Skype

Skype celebrated its ninth birthday on August 29, 2012. The service, which lets users make free calls over the internet, has become phenomenally popular. It is now used by 250+ million users, about a quarter of the user base of … Continue reading

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Easy spying

Surveillance took a big leap during the recent London Olympic games. To thwart terrorists and hackers, security officials hung thousands of surveillance cameras over the city. The also designed an elaborate electronic security plan which subjected everything — from network … Continue reading

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Digital deluge

Facebook is likely to cross one billion users any day now. The social networking site, launched just eight years ago, is now all set to cover a seventh of the world’s humanity. Besides showing the speed and scale, a well-executed … Continue reading

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