Abhishek Desai

My, myself and the Internet

Time to remember the King!

Time to remember the King! via Soaring on Ridgelift by 1vc on 3/9/09 It’s time to remember the King – no, not Elvis! YOUR CUSTOMER!!!! In good times when demand is strong and the rising tide raises all ships, it’s too easy to become complacent and think that you know best and simply respond to […]

Updated: How Internet and Mobile Technologies are Transforming Election Camp…

Updated: How Internet and Mobile Technologies are Transforming Election Campaigning in India via Gauravonomics Blog by gauravonomics@gmail.com (Gaurav Mishra) on 3/22/09 I’m starting off the Global Voices special coverage on the 2009 Indian general elections by analyzing how internet and mobile technologies are transforming election campaigning in India. Politics in India is essentially local and […]

Nothing to Lose (or Risk Tolerance is a Competitive Weapon)

Nothing to Lose (or Risk Tolerance is a Competitive Weapon) via Redeye VC by Josh on 3/22/09 I’ve been thinking a lot about the market/economy lately, and what the economic downturn means for startups.  And I’ve come to the conclusion that while the economic crisis does present serious challenges to startups, it it might also […]

Yogi Berra wisdom for startups

a must read… Yogi Berra wisdom for startups via Redeye VC by Josh on 3/29/09 My first company was called Infonautics.  I co-founded it in 1991 when I was an undergraduate at Penn.  This was back in the dark ages of online services — when people used 1200 or 2400 baud modems.  Our initial product […]

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