I am an International Award-winning Entrepreneur, Technologist, received Asia Innovation Award from SingTel, Singapore, Full-stack Designer & Developer building Websites for more than 17+ years, Software Consultant for Japanese Companies, Creative DIY Hacker and a Geek based in Asia. Currently working towards the great mission to make the world a better place to work.
TEDx Fellow and Mentor for NurtureTalent Startup Boot Camp at IIT Madras.
Some of my previous Web products (View 1, View 2) have received a great response from China and Japan. Also ranked as world’s top 50 hosted blogging platform by Alexa.com.
Early contributed member of World Wide Web Consortium (W3.org), W3C HTML 5 Working Group and Internet Society (ISOC) India Chapter.
/ My Expertise & specializations
I specializes in most aspects of Web business, including strategy, creative, design, development and it's growth. My expertise and interest includes Front-end development, UI/UX Design, Branding, E-commerce, IoT, Software as a service (SaaS), Cloud Computing, Amazon Web Services (AWS), Big Data, Singularity, AI, User Onboarding, Typography, Developing Social Networking Platforms (SNS), Product Prototyping, SEO and Linux & Open Source Technologies.
/ My Personal Interests
I enjoy travel / adventure, photography, rock climbing, simple things — nature, reading. I love Japanese culture, trying different flavor of tea, Zen philosophy, making mistakes & learning from them, DIY hacks, and a die-hard fan of JDrama, Western movies and Comics.
My blog is Listed as 'Favorite Blog lists at Sun Microsystems' Web Blog in 2005. Blogging since 2002 and listed as the 'Top 10 Tech blogger' by 'Blog Street India' and rated as the 'Top 50 Tech Blogger' by 'Blogs Top List' in 2005 – 2007. My blog posts have also been featured at Google Blogoscoped.com, Netscape.com, Java.net, Webpronews, Planet Mozilla, Linux Toy and few other popular blogs. Made my own blogging site at Yahoo! Geocities as geocities.com/i5bala (screenshots) in early 2002.
Being a big supporter of Linux - Ubuntu & Open source movement, organized the "Ubuntu Dapper Drake T-Shirts Contest" to create more awareness and interest for the early versions of Ubuntu Linux.
/ Contact & Reach me
Personally, you won’t find me on Facebook. To stay in touch or Want to work together? You can text me at: firstname.lastname@example.org
My Old Blog Archives
My Inspirational Statue
made man, the statue I greatly admire and the principle I strongly
believe. "... left to his own devices, man will use his god-given talents to
be creative, productive, and prosperous. Using free will, he will better his
own situation and that of those around him, thereby influencing in a positive
way his own destiny..."
Swami Vivekananda Said...
"... get up, and set your shoulder to the wheel-how long is
this life for? as you have come into this world, leave some mark behind.
otherwise where is the difference between you and the trees and stones? - they
too come into existence, decay and die..." - Swami
A good article about "Hacking Subclipse: Subversion [SVN] Plugin for Eclipse" by Eugene Kuleshov shows how to install, configure, and use Subclipse. As a user of Subclipse, I find this article quite simple and higly useful. If you are a Subclipse user, a must to read on... >>
Podcasting, a format to publish rich media like audio and ultimately video by use of RSS, has come of age in 2005 with an estimated world wide audience of 4.8m people compared with just 800k in 2004. Here is the list of 10 best podcasts from 2005. Good one to check out!! >>
A look back at 2005 from Google, representing some of the most popular searches this year on Google. The list has more Apple's iPod stuffs, even xbox too... but I don't find anything from AJAX coming in the list ??!! >>
Yahoo! Open Shortcuts, allows to Use custom keywords from the convenience of any Yahoo! Search box to instantly navigate to any URL on the Internet, Easily recall common searches on Yahoo!, Quickly search favorite sites, Jump start frequently used Internet applications. It's very cool to create "Yahoo! Open Shortcuts", I have created my own shortcut for my webblog as "!5bala" [ya not i5bala]. Just type !5bala in the yahoo search, to automatically link to my site. Yahoo! Open Shortcuts, also has some predefined shortcuts for !amazon, !ebay, !wiki .
To create your own shortcut just use the command !set like:
It's so simple, I just love it :) !! what do u think of it?? >>
Mozilla Calls all Firefox Fans like us to join in celebrating the launch of Firefox 1.5 and the amazing people who have made the first year a raging success. Last year at Spread Firefox they launched community marketing into the mainstream with written testimonials. This year they're taking it "live" with video testimonials and ads. From the casual user to the creative professional, Firefox Flicks is your opportunity to speak out for Firefox and express yourself in front of a worldwide audience. Read on to learn more about how to you can make a difference. >>
Business Week lists the Best Leaders among them Steve Jobs takes the first place. Apple with Steve continued to set tech’s fashion agenda in 2005 with products such as the iPod nano and the video iPod, as well as the Mac mini, Apple’s cheapest computer ever. Indeed, no exec sits astride both the technical and creative worlds as much as Jobs, who also runs powerhouse Pixar Animation Studios, maker of megahits such as Finding Nemo and The Incredibles. Hats off to you Steve !! :) >>
At Apple Computer's Research and Development Campus in Cupertino, California grows a garden unlike any other in the world. The photographs are not altered to include the icons; they are grown in the garden naturally. These pictures were merely taken, processed, scanned, and lightly touched up to correct for color and distracting lampposts. >>
Nike recently introduced its first iPod-specific accessory. The Nike Sport Armband, designed to hold an iPod nano during exercising or other activity, is made with lightweight Nike Pro Compression fabric and Dri-FIT material and is machine washable. The armband is available in two color's gray/orange and black/gray and in two sizes small/medium and medium/large. Cool way to workout with iPod Nano. >>