Techie in running for Book Award

Ravinder Singh - Author

Ravinder Singh - Author Ravinder Singh, ex-Infosys techie turned author had blown the roof off with a simple love story quoted from his life, ‘I Too Had a Love Story’ in 2008 and topped charts with sales nearing 3 lakh copies. His second book, ‘Can Love Happen Twice’, out in Dec 2011, is doing even better and is now in the short-list of the Economist Crossword Book Award 2012 in the Popular category. Continue reading “Techie in running for Book Award”

Techie’s Film against Corruption

K.V.-Gautam

K.V.-Gautam
Filmmaker, novelist, entrepreneur and cartoonist, he spent several years in the media and internet industries, and is the Founder Director of Delnex Media Private Limited, which runs the shopping portal Tiffly.com. Previously he had launched the entertainment portal Fundoofun.com and financial portal Convixer.com. Meet K.V. Gautam, author and film director, who wears many hats. Continue reading “Techie’s Film against Corruption”

Goodbye Tech Hello Thrillophilia

Chitra Gurnani Daga of Thrillophilia

Chitra Gurnani Daga of ThrillophiliaIt’s not unusual nowadays for techies to taper off into unique professions. Follow your heart, is what works. In case of Chitra Daga, SAP expert and one of the founders of Thrillophilia, the passion for outdoors did the trick. A bad experience on a weekend trip inspired Chitra and her comrades to launch an adventure sports portal which has grown leaps and bounds. Meet Ms. Daga. Continue reading “Goodbye Tech Hello Thrillophilia”

Patchwork mosaic

The first thing that strikes the reader about Sheila Kumar’s Kith and Kin: Chronicles of a Clanis the multitude of characters in the 237 pages of the novel. The author actually has a page devoted to a rather intimidating list of the 35 habiting her story, and briefly sketches their relationships to each other. And this, across generations and geographies. Continue reading “Patchwork mosaic”