Economics of Advance Ticket Bookings

Starting December, the airlines ticket prices started shooting up. It was understandable considering that holiday season is the best chance to make some profits and demand outstrips the supply. What was surprising that the price of tickets for non-holiday season also displayed increasing fares. Bangalore-Delhi round trip which used to cost 9k-11k with 15-30 days…

Why I think WINTEL is under pressure

For last many years, Microsoft and Intel have sort of monopoly in the PC (laptop and desktop) despite markets being allowed freely competitive. This kind of monopoly in a consumer industry is rarely seen. Few years back, Unix was gaining popularity, Java-based applications were on a roll and it seemed that Microsoft is under attack. Hard-core developers are still…

Doing our bit for the community – the EPGP way

The preparations for Prayaas Day have started in right earnest. This is an old blog which I have written when we had started Prayaas activities in July when EPGP 5 started working towards this cause. Thought of sharing it here. ——————————————————————————————————- “Do you see those Twinkling eyes? PRAYAAS is all about keeping that hope alive & help…