Atanu Dey On India's Development

January 29, 2007
by Atanu Dey
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A Bit on Mobile Advertising

Advertisement as Signaling Advertising is the communication of a signal (information) with the express purpose of gaining advantage over one’s rivals in a competitive environment. That’s my definition of advertising in the broadest terms. In those terms, advertising is not … Continue reading

January 27, 2007
by Atanu Dey
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When Are We?

Today is 27th January of 2007 of the common era (C.E.) calendar. The date is just a name, a nominal entity only. Different calendars give different names to the date. Even though it is just a name, it is still … Continue reading

January 23, 2007
by Atanu Dey
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Jan 23rd, 2007

My younger brother’s daughter shares her birthday today, 23rd Jan, with David Hilbert who was born in 1862. Hilbert compiled a list of 23 unsolved problems in mathematics in 1900. “This is generally reckoned the most successful and deeply considered … Continue reading

January 22, 2007
by Atanu Dey
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The Still Point of the World

T.S.Eliot’s poem Burnt Norton begins with Time present and time past Are both perhaps present in time future, And time future contained in time past. If all time is eternally present All time is unredeemable.

January 17, 2007
by Atanu Dey
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Konark and Beyond

“We shall do such things, what they shall be I know not, but they shall be the terror of the earth”. That’s Shakespeare’s King Lear making his new year’s resolutions, I suppose. My more modest goals are to blog more … Continue reading

January 9, 2007
by Atanu Dey
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Minds Without Fear

The Atlantic Monthly recently published a list of The Top 100 most influential Americans. Arguably, many on that list would also make it into a list called “The Top 100 Most Influential People” as well. Indeed, the modern world is … Continue reading