Will Facebook (Fiasco) Bring Back Sheen on Other Tech Startups?

To begin with, I am not a disgruntled Facebook investor, several of whom are suing the company, Nasdaq and Morgan Stanley. Ever since the historic opening on Nasdaq last Friday, the brutal analysis of  Facebook’s fall from grace is relentless and writers are tearing apart its management of (social) media strategy, with an opinion piece […]

How About a National Entrepreneurship Mission, Led by Nandan Nilekani?

As I was reporting and researching for this special report (Forbes India issue dated March 2) I was pleasantly surprised by the extent of thinking, and even action, that’s going on world over to get lab research out of the academic papers onto the market, and into people’s hands. Perhaps what economist Tyler Cowen last […]