Spanish, Konkani… and music videos


Colin <jazzgoa@yahoo.com> sent this note (together with copies of the two music videos):   Obligato-Goa’s sensational latino band has launched two music videos in Goa. A sizzling Spanish song called ‘La Paranda’ and a kicking Konkani kantaar called ‘Goa Amchem’. The band has decided to get together again after a two year break. The video DVD has been released for promotional purposes and is available free of cost. Call Carlos in Goa for your copy on cellphone 9822382824.View a low resolution clip of ‘Goa Amchem’ here: http://youtube.com/watch?v=_aq6uSElyc4 goamusician : Message: Obligato launches music video technorati tags:music, Spanish, Konkani, Obligato Blogged … Continue reading Spanish, Konkani… and music videos

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We are a network of activists,academics and development practitioners working toward stronger alternative,participatory and people centered communications.(This) group will focus on demonstrating that development communication is an indispensable ingredient for meeting contemporary development challenges…. DevelopmentCommunicationInSouthAsia : DevelopmentCommunicationInSouthAsia technorati tags:media, communications, india Blogged with Flock Continue reading Check this mailing list: development communications….

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We are a network of activists,academics and development practitioners working toward stronger alternative,participatory and people centered communications.(This) group will focus on demonstrating that development communication is an indispensable ingredient for meeting contemporary development challenges…. DevelopmentCommunicationInSouthAsia : DevelopmentCommunicationInSouthAsia technorati tags:media, communications, india Blogged with Flock Continue reading Check this mailing list: development communications….

India joins Creative Commons camp of building sharable knowledge


Jan 27, 2007 – 10:45:52 AM Several million pages of web content use Creative Commons licenses. This makes tonnes of text, video, music, photos and educational content sharable to those with Net access. By Frederick Noronha, IANS, [RxPG] Mumbai, Jan 27 – India’s entry into the global Creative Commons network that works to expand the range of creative work available for others to build upon and share has been welcomed by Joichi Ito, chair of the non-profit organisation. Ito, chair of Creative Commons -, a 2001-founded non-profit organisation, told IANS:’India was probably the most significant country we had left out … Continue reading India joins Creative Commons camp of building sharable knowledge

Toys for tomorrow… a new mailing list


A cyber-network being built to promote discussion on toys in India — traditional and modern — and network people working on this issue. This list was inspired by a chance meeting with Sudarshan Khanna, a man committed to this idea, after many years, at the IIT Bombay’s TechFest, Jan 2007. –Frederick Noronha toys-for-tomorrow-india : ToysForTomorrow(India) technorati tags:toys, mailinglist, india, nid, nationalinstitutefordesign Blogged with Flock Continue reading Toys for tomorrow… a new mailing list

Simputer …. dead or fighting back?


Simputer project struggling to keep afloat IANS,January 30, 2007 The Simputer is dead. Long live the Simputer. India’s most high profile IT hardware project has been fighting to keep afloat, but some pleasant surprises could still come the way of this handheld computing device. ‘ The Simputer was greeted with much optimism globally when plans for it were announced and prototypes put out to show its workability. But this didn’t work as smoothly as expected. Now the production of the Simputer has ceased. People are still buying the “couple of thousand” computers available in his company’s stock, said Atul Chitnis, … Continue reading Simputer …. dead or fighting back?