Aug 23

DARPA Urban Challenge to Mahindra Rise Prize: Driving the Self Driving Car

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Google Driver-less Car. Unless you lived in cave with no connectivity, you heard about self driving cars. Around the world there is quite a bit of excitement about this. Lot of innovation is going on across the technology and industry spectrum. While … Continue reading

Aug 28

Growth Crisis of Indian IT-Part2: 8 Reasons Why New Product & Business Innovation Fails In R&D and Technology Service Organizations

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This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Indian IT: Growth & Innovation Crisis

This entry is part 2 of 3 in the series Indian IT: Growth & Innovation CrisisBusiness Crisis and Innovation Dilemma I discussed the problem of R&D centers around the globe ‘here’. The case for keeping senior employees is decreasing rapidly. … Continue reading

Aug 20

Internet of Things – Things from MARS and Internet from VENUS: 5 Hidden Challenges for Internet-of-things

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The Context: Your company is a maker of a particular type of control device. It could be washing machine, building air-condition  or even a mission critical or life critical device. There are many diverse types of such ‘things’. Each is niche. … Continue reading

Jun 30

Innovation: I Believe In World Peace .. And Cloud Computing.

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  Ms. Congeniality Year 2000.  Beauty pageant question to Sandra Bullock: “What is the one most important thing worlds needs ? “ Sandra Bullock: “Harsher punishment for parole violators” Total Silence. She adds “..World Peace”.  Now all the cheers and … Continue reading