BarCampMumbai3 & BlogCampMumbaiStyle

Ok, here goes the 3rd barcamp of Mumbai & this time blogcamp was plugged along with it.It was a good camp, i would call it a great success.I gave a tiny talk on security related issues for those who maintain thier own installations of blogs.More photos available @

BarCampPune4 a big bang success!!!

So here ends the 4th BarCamp of Pune, the theme this time was "Love for technology" inspired by the valentines day :)We saw a good crowd of real geeks this time. Low on talks about web2.0 bubble or ERship and very high on technical stuff. Thats what Pune loves.I'd put in this way: Pune "The city of geeks" Ooh! I'm too tired to write more, check these links for all you want to know.Photos: http://barcamppune.blogspo

Back to Camping…

Here we are, organizing the 4th BarCamp of Pune The team is little bit twisted this time, some oldies might not be physically available,Atul & Anand shifted to USDibya is on the run againKarthik is now in BangaloreBut no worries, I'm here with Kiran & Tarun. With few good people supporting like Anil & Ketan we'll be surely having a lot of fun.See you there @

ClubHack 2007

OK, I'm back to my blogosphere now :)I was busy doing the first Hackers' Convention of India by the name "ClubHack 2007"The event was on 9th of December 2007 @ International Convention Center, Pune12 quality speakers shared their knowledge with people. saw a good crowd of technically smart people attending the event. The kind of interaction at the talks was really good.We had a hard time collecting sponsors for the

Where are we heading mister (bar)Camper

So finally I reached SJMSOM by 1130hrs & saw that my talk was scheduled at 1400hrs. Tarun created a good base before I reached by the catchy "gabbar" statement for my topic.Was an OK experience all together but was sorry to see the missing punch of BarCamps. All the topics of the day were circling around "start-ups" & "web2.0" (Except a very few). Is this BarCamp actually meant for? It would be great to see more variety of topics in future BarCamps

Once a (Bar)Camper, always a camper

Very true!Attended MashupCamp yesterday in Pune & here I'm on my way to BarCampMumbai2.Thought of trying the alternate mode of commute to Mumbai & hopped on "Deccan Queen" in the morning at about 0715. Man! this is a nice train. Much comfortable than Volvo travel to Mumbai.And above all, I'm connected. Thanks to Reliance data card, speed sucks but connectivity rocks :)I hope to reach event venue by 1100hrs. Already informed Tarun to book my slot for the t