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Monday, April 14, 2008

Ambani Brothers & Lakshmi Mittal to Purchase Europe

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Incredible India
On the heels of Fortune Magazine rating 4 Indians among the 10 wealthiest people in the world, 3 of India's wealthiest men, Mukesh Ambani, Anil Ambani, and Lakshmi Mittal announced a decision to collaborate on their next big venture; Purchasing Europe.
The three tycoons have laid out a 7 step plan for the complete Indianization of the continent, except England, which they feel is likely to be completely Indianized by 2015 anyway without their plan.
In yet another impressive innovation, the search engine giant Google has announced that its latest upgrade..
Ashish Babu, BPO Team Lead, while attempting to further his career, had an interview with a small tech company, that started out weird...
In an unprecedented move, techTribe's president and CEO, Rohit Agarwal, actually used the accurate user statistics.
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Thursday, March 13, 2008

Google on " Innovation, not instant perfection "

"There are two different types of programmers. Some like to code for months or even years, and hope they will have built the perfect product. That's castle building. Companies work this way, too. Apple is great at it. If you get it right and you've built just the perfect thing, you get this worldwide 'Wow!' The problem is, if you get it wrong, you get a thud, a thud in which you've spent, like, five years and 100 people on something the market doesn't want."

"Others prefer to have something working at the end of the day, something to refine and improve the next day. That's what we do: our 'launch early and often' strategy. The hardest part about indoctrinating people into our culture is when engineers show me a prototype and I'm like, 'Great, let's go!' They'll say, 'Oh, no, it's not ready.

It's not up to Google standards. This doesn't look like a Google product yet.' They want to castle-build and do all these other features and make it all perfect."

"I tell them, 'The Googly thing is to launch it early on Google Labs and then iterate, learning what the market wants--and making it great.' The beauty of experimenting in this way is that you never get too far from what the market wants. The market pulls you back."

Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Some facts on Patents

Here are a few facts on Patents highlighting importance of them to a company:
  • IBM generates revenue approximately US $1 billion from licensing its IP
  • Infosys earned close to $300 million (10% of the revenue) purely from patent pending IP in 2006.
  • Start-up ventures in late 19th century and early 20th century Japan became industrial giants and pillars of the Japanese economy –Toyota, Matsushita, Sony and Honda – thanks to the patented inventions of their founders.
  • There has been a rise in patenting front from the Indian companies like Dr. Reddy's Laboratories has filed 205 patents from 1995- 2005, Ranbaxy 259, Biocon 800
  • India is a hub of patent filing ideas for the IT based U.S. companies. Indian units of Cisco Systems, Intel, IBM, Texas Instruments, GE have filed 1,000 patent applications with the US Patent Office and Texas Instruments has 225 US patents awarded to its operations in India. Wipro  an Indian software company has filed 13 patents in 2007, while Infosys' SETLabs has generated over 82 invention disclosures and filed over 20 patents.

Tuesday, November 6, 2007

Enter the Corporate World

Two guys were hiking through the jungle when they spotted a tiger that looked both hungry and fast. One of the guys reached into his pack and pulled out a pair of Nike. His friend looked at him "Do you really think those shoes are going to make you run faster than that tiger? I don't have to run faster than that tiger, his friend replied. I just have to run faster than you Welcome to the corporate world!! I know that this is not the case every where, but yes, at time you would find such incidents.... I believe the employees should understand that if they work for the greater good of the organisation and not the individual interests, it would ultimately lead to their own benefits.

Monday, November 5, 2007

A small tip for the successful wanna be DotComs

"Worry about advertising after building the traffic. But the first rule there is to create a solution that solves a lot of people's problems"