• Movie Review

    The Social Networking (2010)

    This is one movie that anyone using FaceBook or any other social sites should certainly not miss out. It shows how a great idea coupled with fine execution results, in a runaway success, along in the way you are sure to earn enemies. I have been waiting for the release of this movie “The Social Networking”. It is good to have the movie released in India just after its US release last month. Having decided suddenly we couldn’t get tickets in INOX or Satyam, so we went for this movie with our friends at Mayajaal. The movie showed in the new Screen 12 at Mayajaal which has a bigger screen…

  • Events,  Rostrum,  Speeches

    Social – Best Habits to follow and Pitfalls to avoid

    About two weeks back, I got an email through my blog from Ms Geetha Lakshmi, CEO of ABAttorneys, Dubai. Then after few phone calls of mutual pleasantries and introductions, Geetha came to my office early this week and invited me to do a talk. The talk was to be at the launch event of their Legal Compliance & IT Security Audit product in India. I gave the talk yesterday at the event in Chancery Hotel, Bangalore on ‘Social – Best Habits to follow and Pitfalls to avoid’ (Download the deck). Since it was a product launch event with a mixed audience, from various industries and family members I decided to choose…

  • தமிழ்

    Twitterக்கு தமிழ் சொல் என்ன?

    What do you call in Tamil new technology trends like Twitter, Tweets and Micro blogging?. Today in a press meet where I talked about that these trends are catching up amongst Tamil writers, I was asked this question. I come home thinking and guess what I receive a Tweet from Dr.Na.Ganesan (NASA, USA) with the answer in his blog post, as if he has read my mind. முனைவர் நாக. கணேசன் நான் துணை தலைவராகயிருக்கும் உத்தமம் என்ற தன்னார்வ அமைப்பின் வட அமெரிக்கா தலைவராக உள்ளார்,  ஒருங்குறியில் மிக தேர்ச்சிப் பெற்றவர். என் ஐயத்திற்கு அவரின் விடைக் கீழே (வள்ளுவரிலிருந்து உதாரணத்தோடுக்கூடிய அவரின் அருமையான விளக்கம் அவரின் பதிவில் இங்கே): Twitterer என்றால் “சிட்டு” Tweet என்றால் “சிட்டி“ Microblog என்றால் “நுண்பதிவு“ ஆஹா. என்ன அற்புதமான…