January 30, 2017 Vivek Srinivasan

Institutions have a key role to play in the development of technology. In the United States, institutions were the corner stone on which the Silicon Valley was built. In India, the Technology Business Incubator program was created by the Government of India under the Department of Science and Technology. The…

January 20, 2017 Vivek Srinivasan

What is bringing the next big change? The past 20 years were arguably defined by the internet. Since the launch of Netscape in 1995, the internet has captivated the imagination of entrepreneurs and investors alike. There were several infrastructural pieces that had to be put in place and this created…

August 22, 2016 Vivek Srinivasan

The law does not care about right and wrong. It cares about intention. That is why a murderer can claim temporary insanity and plead not guilty.   The trouble with law is that it is defined with a set of assumptions in mind. Every once in a while there is…

August 17, 2016 Stelios Constantinides

Do your eyes glaze over at the mention of an API? Have no idea if cookies are good, bad, or just delicious? Web development is complicated. And there’s a lot of confusing terminology surrounding it. So here’s a short list of concepts, tools, and languages written in plain English for…

July 12, 2016 Vivek Srinivasan

A decade ago, if you were talking about startups, you might have been required to explain what it was. But the same is not true anymore. So much so, that anyone and everyone starting even a business claims to be starting a startup! How is a startup different from a…