City, Social Media, Work

Obituary: Vijay Marada; A Good CTO, and Friend


The CTO of one of the start-ups that I worked for in Bangalore in 2010, passed away from cardiac arrest a few days ago. An extremely friendly chap, he was my reporting Manager at TOBOC.com. Always helpful, a happy-go-luck fellow, Vijay Marada, contributed a lot to the start-up, often staying up late - and mostly… Continue reading Obituary: Vijay Marada; A Good CTO, and Friend

Social Media

Will we see Realtime Results for site: queries?


Google had an online contest in 2010 for Webmasters. Ask any question(s) related to Google Search Results or Google Webmaster Central (Webmaster Tools, APIs, General Guidelines, Search Engine Optimization, Indexation) etc. that you feel like. Matt Cutts @ Google from Search Quality Team would pick a few and answer them. One of the questions chosen was… Continue reading Will we see Realtime Results for site: queries?

City, General, Social Media, Work

List of Do’s and Don’t’s whilst Applying for a Job


Have had a long weekend - and while going through hundreds of CVs for one of the positions for my current organization - came across so many faux pas from candidates - decided putting up a brief list of Do's & Don't's whilst applying for a Job. Image courtesy: Dilbert.com for non-commercial usage Without further… Continue reading List of Do’s and Don’t’s whilst Applying for a Job

City, Electronics, General, Work

Beetel MAGIQ Tab – INR 9,999/-, Bangalore (Aug 29, 2011)


The latest addition to my electronic family includes a Beetel MAGIQ Tab. Not that I needed a tablet desperately, but since I don't own an Apple iPad2 - decided, better to purchase something which runs on the Android platform, rather than the usual iOS platform from Apple. So did some online research - and decided… Continue reading Beetel MAGIQ Tab – INR 9,999/-, Bangalore (Aug 29, 2011)

General, Social Media, Work

HR Experience in India – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly


Human Resources in India is still at a very nascent stage as a 'career opportunity'. It means - most HR personnel I've had the opportunity of coming across during my stay in India, are either 'in HR owing to lack of ample opportunities outside the HR realm' OR 'loving HR for the time-being till I… Continue reading HR Experience in India – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

General, Social Media, Work

Currently Hiring: Perl Developer @ Sprinklr (JobCode:BNPD001)


Guys & gals, it's hiring time. Hurrah!!!!!!!!!! Am back with one of our core requirements at Sprinklr: Software Developer with Social Networking and e-Commerce knowledge with a very strong Perl development experience. Designation: Software Developer (Perl) @ Sprinklr Location: Bangalore, India What is Sprinklr? Sprinklr, based in New York, is one of the pioneers and most… Continue reading Currently Hiring: Perl Developer @ Sprinklr (JobCode:BNPD001)

General, Social Media, Work

Currently Hiring: Test (Automation) Engineer @ Sprinklr (JobCode:BNTE001)


Guys & gals, it's hiring time. Hurrah!!!!!!!!!! This time am back with one of our core requirements at Sprinklr: Test (Automation) Engineer with Social Networking and SaaS (user interface and platform) testing experience. Designation: Test (Automation) Engineer @ Sprinklr Location: Bangalore, India What is Sprinklr? Sprinklr, based in New York, is one of the pioneers… Continue reading Currently Hiring: Test (Automation) Engineer @ Sprinklr (JobCode:BNTE001)