A tiny step too late

Sometimes a small step in the right direction needs to be applauded, even if it is a bit late in the day and  just a half-hearted attempted. I am not sure if I’ve seen something like this before during my morning dose of Deccan Herald, so it came as a pleasant...

Focus on digital content

The 21st Century India Through Digital Content conference recently held in Delhi,  with topic such as Digital Content in Business, Enterprise and Livelihoods should have been infested with journalists. It wasn’t. Except for a smattering of our ilk, there was not...

Online News: A trend to watch

Even the best news sites in India seem woefully “old” when it comes to understanding the needs of their users. It is not that our brethren in the US are well-versed in the art of communicating. Here’s a good story from NYT that has pointers to...

Tilefile – Another social networking site

We need to check this one out: Tilefile. First look. Seems to be a cool one. Need to check it out before a verdict. In passing, I’m sick of subscribing to so many of em.Tags: web2.0, social networking

India’s share of Wikipedia

The vast majority of the urban educated in India have a fair knowledge of English. Therefore, when Wikipedia lists 13,23,383 articles written in English, some of those can claim to have authorship from India. But a language such as Tamil, with multi-national presence,...