Girl Geek Dinners

Who is a Geek? No explanations needed there…but who is a Girl Geek? An extinct or unborn species, you think? Or a mythical creature that is impossible to find? Or maybe you could spot an odd girl geek here or there? That is not what Sarah Blow thinks, and endeavors to make the world think through her Girl Geek Dinners in over 19 destinations. Continue reading “Girl Geek Dinners”

Techie jailed for comments

Is Google Evil

Is Google Evil Here’s another techie booked for behaving badly on Orkut, Google’s networking site. Rahul Krishnakumar Vaid was booked this month under section 292 of Indian Penal Code and section 67 of the Information Technology Act for posting vulgarity in a community called ‘I hate Sonia Gandhi’. Google is said to have cooperated whole heartedly with the Indian police in nabbing the offender by providing information on the email id from which the mail was sent. Continue reading “Techie jailed for comments”

Techie accuses ex-police chief of copying website

Kiran Bedi Ms. Kiran Bedi has always been news in India. She is a PhD, and a recipient of the Ramon Magsasay Award; acted as Police Advisor to the UN, has been voted the most popular woman in India and been an Asian Tennis champion. She has founded two NGOS which do a lot of philanthropy in a real sense. As the first and highest ranking woman officer of the Indian Police Service, her constant skirmishes with the yes men in the government machinery; got her an almost iconic status among the commoners in India. Continue reading “Techie accuses ex-police chief of copying website”

Credit Card Scam rocks BPO

Credit Card Fraud

It was a splendid dream that turned awry, for Prakash Jadhav. This young man is in his mid twenties; educated, technically savvy and with credit card and banking experience. Jadhav was working for the Sparsh BPO in Goregaon, Maharashtra. He and six accomplices have now been arrested for a suspected credit card fraud that may be worth up to ten million rupees. Continue reading “Credit Card Scam rocks BPO”