Platform Convergence – Looking for a viable Open Alternate eco-system

Way back in early 2000 with Windows NT/2000, Microsoft began converging its personal and professional operating system. It was the first successful convergence of two different (back then) – personal and professional desktop experience. With Windows XP Operating System, Microsoft successfully converged Windows NT 5.1¬†kernel with 95/98/Me line and¬†further solidified the lead. It was noContinue reading “Platform Convergence – Looking for a viable Open Alternate eco-system”

a wristwatch, a radio, and a cycle

evolution of dowry in Nepal – part I (of II) The (not-so-evil) dowry culture of 70s and 80s in Nepal. I say 70s and 80s to be – not-so-evil, because this is somewhat simpler, when compared to the present dowry culture in Nepal. Read my next post for the bad omen dowry system. For now,Continue reading “a wristwatch, a radio, and a cycle”