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'No athlete can underestimate the prayers of a billion people'

'India has celebrated with great vigour the achievement of each and every athlete, as much as its cricket team', says Olympic bronze medalist Gagan Narang, in our special series where well-known......

The real issue with Electronic Voting Machines

Rajeev Srinivasan on how EVM problems are much bigger than technology or politics. The first of a two-part series.I have been doubtful about electronic voting machines for quite some time, based on......

One day without technology in US

It seems hard to remember anymore, but once upon a time we lived without Internet access at home. One Friday morning in January, I woke up in San Francisco to find I had no electricity, no phone......

Communists: Power without responsibility

'It is not that the Communists do not know the truth. It is only that the Communists cannot bear the truth. Truth is the Communists' deadly enemy.' -- Jayaprakash NarayanIt was a popular show last......

Is India winning or losing?

With outsourcing tailwinds at its back, India is set to sail.The country is anxious to exploit its newfound strengths to leapfrog to first-world status and win global recognition. Although this is......

Best of the week in business

May 7, 2005SPECIALS!Y2K-like bug to hit Linux computers!Thiagarajan'sradical invention!How to build a smart company Corporate class in cyberspaceMore...COLUMNS!What B-school courses lack Secrets of......

Y2K-like bug to hit Linux computers!

Tuesday, January 19 2038. Time: 03:14:07 GMT. If Linux programmers get nightmares, it's about this date and time. Immediately after that second is crossed, current computer systems running on Linux......

Six sectors that will open up market for India-US

In its communication to the Office of the US Trade Representative imploring the agency not to put India on its trade hit list when the Special 301 Foreign Trade Barriers report is released next......

US trade body to campaign against immigration bill

The US India Business Council is planning to launch a major campaign, on a scale witnessed during the Indo-US civilian nuclear deal, against certain killer provisions in the US immigration reform......

America Inc worried over India's PMA policy

There is deep angst and growing concern by America Inc, over India’s Preferential Market Access policy and fears that as a quid pro quo, lawmakers in the US Congress may limit or even......
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Q. When was the time u felt that life is truly unpredictable?
Payal:  A.  more

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Q. Have you forgotten about the BUG problem which came in 1999 ?
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. In year 1999, one day I met my mentor in the afternoon over the lunch, he was as jovial as before & was talking about his Y2K celebration...... more

joyesh chakraborty
Q. what was Y 2 K???
Joyesh Chakraborty:  A. In the 2000, it was informed all computers will be out of order becoz of this Y2K problems, more

Q. What was the Y2K problem? How was it solved?
Jiya:  A. Y2K problem : it's 4 digit date (year) problems, they comes in the year 2000. previously 1999 wrote as 99 den 2000 for .......? that's Y2k...... more

Pravash Jha
Q. what\'s the amount spent by businesses and government to repair problems inregard to Y2K virus ?? it a. 20 millionb.dollars100 millionc.dollars 1 billion d.dollars 100 billion
Pravash Jha:  A. d.dollars 100 billion more

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There's a Blood Moon out tonight

Let's talk about something cheerful. I nominate the apocalypse. You may not have noticed, but we survived an end-of-the-world moment again this... ...
'Compliance Challenge Is An Opportunity to...

Altaf Halde, Managing Director (South Asia), Kaspersky Lab, India, discusses the changing enterprise information security landscape and its impact... ...
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Data protection breaches, rate rigging, product misselling, etc will provoke demands for tighter regulation of an industry —or a clampdown, to... ...
So Long Farewell, Windows XP

Shashwat DC In the iconic musical film, Sound of Music, just right about the middle, Maria the governess surprises all guests... ...
The Real Security Lesson Windows XP Taught us is to Challenge Our Assumptions

Launched in October 2001, today (really) marks the end of support for the Windows XP operating system. As the 12+ year run of Windows XP comes to... ...

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