How does Bitcoin work?


If you clearly understand how Bitcoin works then don’t bother reading this post. However, if you are like how I was before I read the article Minimum Viable Block Chain, and you are not clear about what Bitcoin is and how it works then please read on. Bitcoin is a neat technical solution to the problem … Continue reading

Seth Godin vs Malcolm Gladwell


I am a fan on Seth Godin’s writing … and … I am a fan of Malcolm Gladwell’s writing … but … … they are very different! Off course they look strikingly different, Seth Godin with his clean shave head and Malcolm Gladwell with his bushy hair. But, if you look deep you will see … Continue reading

Does Software Patent Stifle Innovation?


Of late patents around mobile technologies have been in the news. Four high profile news items are (1) Oracle suing Google for java patent violation, (2) Apple and Samsung fighting each other in different parts of the world, Microsoft, Apple, Rim and others jointly buying Nortel patent library for $4.5 billion and (4) Google buys … Continue reading