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Microsoft Skype Strategy: is it all about xbox?

July 8, 2011


Like everyone else, I was surprised by Microsoft paying BIG $$$ for Skype. Recently I ran into Tony Bates at Andressen Horowitz CEO event and he said its the integration with xbox and others which are very important. Still didn’t make sense. Facebook announcement yesterday, got me thinking. But jet lagged this morning returning from […]

RCM Dec 5, 2009

December 8, 2009


I really enjoyed this  discourse from Acharya Prabodh. He is discussing when Sati (wife of Lord Shiva) doubts that Ram is really God, because he is weeping over the fact that Sita is lost. She goes to test him and disguises herself in the form of Sita (Ram’s wife). Ram ofcourse sees through this and […]

in pursuit of happiness

October 31, 2008


I had a sales VP couple of years ago. we used to debate a lot about life and stuff. He asked me why I drive a beetle. I told him my philosophy is to not buy a car above 20K. He was apalled I think to have a CEO who would think like that. One […]

Goal of Life

October 30, 2008


We all reach a point in our lives, where we stop and ask why? Why am I doing what I am doing? It can happen on a vacation or on due to the loss of someone close to you? Or it just hits you…. I dont remember the dicrete moment when I began thinking about […]