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For Entrepreneurs building companies in the United States and India

Recently a former colleague asked me about setting up office in India and San Francisco. Compiling these tidbits made me realize how reusable this …

11 Simple Ways to Make Yourself Happy Every Day

Want to be happier and more successful? Commit to doing one kind thing for yourself every day for a month.<p>Want to be happier? Begin by being good to yourself. That may sound self-evident, but too many people skip this step and try to make themselves happy by chasing ever-higher goals, or holding …


Lync 2013: Translate a conversation from one language to another in real time, part two

This is the second part of a two-part video about a Lync sample application that does real-time translation of IM text in a Lync conversation. If you …

Software Development

Create Your Personal Brand: 8 Steps

Take control of your online presence to create a memorable personal brand.<p>Personal branding has evolved since management guru Tom Peters defined the term way back in 1997. (He also provided some wicked quaint advice, like "sell the sizzle, not the steak.")<p>Today, your personal brand reflects the …


6 Simple Rituals To Reach Your Potential Every Day

Becoming and staying productive isn’t about hard-to-follow programs or logging your every move in an app. It’s about self-care. Here are daily to-dos to get you started.<p>It’s Tuesday morning at 8 a.m. Two San Francisco entrepreneurs are pitching their ventures to potential investors today. They’d …

28 Incredibly Beautiful Places You Won't Believe Actually Exist

I want to go to there.