07 Dec 2006

Sujai Karampuri of Sloka Telecom on WiMax Scene in India

WiMax is the promised shangrila for bigger broadband penetration in India. It’s been a distant hope for many years and there’s been much hype surrounding it. Lately, we’ve been hearing about WiMax being deployed in a few cities in India, so it’s a good time to get a realistic take on the WiMax scenario. We […]

Comment Continue reading Posted in CEO, CXO

06 Dec 2006

Rohit Bansal of ThoughtWorks India on Future Plans

It’s not often you come across a company where the CEO does not have a corner office but has the same setup as a trainee developer. I was pleasantly surprised that the ThoughtWorks office has an open and innovative culture — something that’s not too common in India. The fact that they played a good […]

Comment Continue reading Posted in CXO, Technology

30 Nov 2006

Vishal Gupta on BREW Mobile Developers Conference

Very recently, QUALCOMM India, a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies and mobile data solutions, hosted the second annual BREW Developers Conference in Mumbai. In this episode, I speak with Vishal Gupta, senior director of Qualcomm India about Brew and what it means to the mobile development community. The theme for this year’s […]

Comment Continue reading Posted in CXO, Mobile, Technology

28 Nov 2006

Dushyant Mehta on IndiaPicture.com’s Alliance With Corbis

Dushyant Mehta and his company, IndiaPicture, has been in the news recently for signing up a deal with Corbis to be their exclusive distributor in India. Corbis is a company owned by Bill Gates and it is the world’s second largest stock photo website. Dushyant’s passion for rich media and content management started in the […]

Comment Continue reading Posted in CXO

21 Nov 2006

MeraVideo.com Founder Kanwaldeep Kalsi

Will an Indian clone of an international hit take off in India? That’s what we ask MeraVideo.com’s founder, Kanwaldeep Kalsi whose site is a direct clone of YouTube.com. MeraVideo was recently in the news for being close to signing up venture funding of $1.5 million. We ask Kanwaldeep about his company’s revenue model and its […]

Comment Continue reading Posted in CXO