Ritesh on May 13th, 2008Microsoft Worldwide Telescope – Review
I just finished trying out the Microsoft WorldWide telescope and it just simply blows your mind away. Its awesome as it takes interactive applications to a new level. The application has images from a lot of telescopes which include the likes of the Hubble, Spitzer and Chandra. For a person interested in astronomy, its a [...]
Ritesh on Aug 9th, 2007Open World Computing
There was an interesting concept put forward to me by my professor – Open World Computing. A software that is not bound by any restrictions or constraints. A software that learns and adapts to its environment. Think of a person who is taken from a metro and put in a village. Does the person fail [...]
Ritesh on Jun 26th, 2007How do you define evolution of the internet ?
How do you define evolution on the internet ? When experts predict how the internet will evolve and what the future trends will be , what are the factors that are taken into account. 10 years back, no one could have predicted Social Networks and blogs , but look where we stand today. Evolution can [...]
Ritesh on May 28th, 2007Personalization – we are still getting there
Inspiration for this post : How much textual information we consume everyday Text makes the web. Those characters that are 1s and 0s in their stripped down version form the basis of what we call information. Right from websites to search, feeds to news, wikis to chat they are all text. Its unquestionable that people [...]