Praveen's Blog

An Eternal Quest for Incremental Improvement

One of the major headaches that I had after moving to the US was due to the way my name was handled in various places. I am from Tamil Nadu in India. In Tamil Nadu, we don't have an official concept of last name. Instead, we have a concept ...


Atlast the European Parliment rejected a law for patents on software with a huge majority of 648 - 14! (18 didn't turn up for voting or didn't vote; absentees here too?!) A wonderful victory for all the people who where fighting against the software patents. The very first news ...