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Case Study – How Symantec hired 100 developers in a...

Every now and then, you hear of a large IT services firm that goes to a college and hires... Read more »

Three stories on culture

 I have worked at 4 companies. Each of the companies were a lot of fun, and have... Read more »

How to get started with Open Source

I have been involved in Durgapur Linux Users’ Group for the last five years. I have... Read more »

Why you should date a programmer

Disclaimer: This post is nothing but a light read for Valentine’s day. Women, please... Read more »

Top 5 tech interview no-nos

A tech interview is one of the most strenuous things that a programmer can be put... Read more »

5 point guide on how to write a job description

Okay. What exactly is a PHP ninja? IT companies, especially startups, have got to stop... Read more »

Why the next Gates or Zuckerberg cannot come from India

If you were to take a list of the top 20-30 programmers in the world, you will quickly... Read more »

Want to reward your employees? Avoid cash rewards, give t...

That’s obvious right? I mean, who wouldn’t want an iPad. But the point I’m trying... Read more »

Why do we not have enough women programmers?

Without being a sexist, if I were to ask you the number of intelligent women programmers... Read more »

“Interview your bloody bosses!”

I was at a conference, speaking about the pitfalls of working at a startup. It wasn’t... Read more »

5 apps that have given Android a makeover

2011 marked the arrival of a design standard for Android apps. Until then, badly designed... Read more »