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Material of Sep. Event

Sunday, September 30th, 2007

Comat’s presentation(pdf).

Mobisy’s presentation(pdf).

Many thanks to all who made it for the event. Special thanks to OnMobile for hosting the event. See you next time.

Mobile Imagineering, jIMPS

Thursday, July 19th, 2007

Topic of this month’s discussion is “Mobile Imagineering” and the talk would be led by Atul Chitnis , Senior Vice President (Product Technologies and Strategy) at Geodesic Information Systems. Following this Kiran Rambhatla of Jataayu Software, will be giving a demonstration of the Instant Messaging Service -jIMPS, which is being rolled out nationwide, through the Cellular Operators Association of India.

What: MoMo Bangalore July 2007, “Mobile Imagineering & jIMPS Demonstration

When: 23rd July 2007, 6.30 pm – 7.30 pm - Talk

7.30 - 8.00 pm - Demo

8.00 - 8.30 (networking & snacks)

Where: Aztecsoft Ltd
Maruthi Infotech Centre,
11/1, 12/1 Kormangala Inner Ring Road,
Amarjyothi Layout,
Bangalore - 560 071

Directions: here

Who: Anybody interested in Mobiles

Cost: Free (registration required though)
Venue Sponsors:

Snacks Sponsors: Jataayu Software

3G In India: Presentation Material

Wednesday, December 20th, 2006

The PDF file is here.

Thanks to Swami for sharing his deep insights and delightful comments on the Telecom Industry in India. And thanks to Sasken for taking care of the logistics. A special mention for S. R. Raja for taking up the initiative.

The pics are here. Thanks to Werner. Here is a slideshow of it.

October Stuff

Friday, November 3rd, 2006

The topic for our October meet was Location Based Services and the speaker was Pramod Jajoo from Xora. In his presentation he covered the technologies, applications, market, issues and future of Location based services on Mobile. The presentation can be found here (pdf).

Thanks a lot to Pramod of taking time out for us.

The attendance was exactly 50 this time around. The pics. can be found here.

A big thanks to TCS for sponsoring this Months event.

Pls. mark your calendars for Nov 27th. See you then.

Thanks once again for joining.

A talk on Mobiles , Architecture & Social Space

Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006

CKS Consulting is organizing a talk by Molly Wright Steenson on: *“Fun Palaces and Mobile Architecture : Networked, Mobile Space in the Sixties and Seventies”*.

*“Fun Palaces and Mobile Architecture : Networked, Mobile Space in the Sixties and Seventies”* at 6 p.m. on 7th August, 2006 at CKS House, #4004, 100′rd., Indiranagar, Bangalore-560038.
(please refer to attached map for directions)


Ms Molly Steenson will discuss figures like Cedric Price (whose Fun Palace was inspired by cybernetics and theater), Archigram (inspired by technology) and Superstudio (visionary, radical Italian architects of the mid-60s and early 70s) who offered provocative architectural
frameworks and visions that seem to presage some current ideas about space and mobility.


Molly Wright Steenson is a design researcher. She currently attends the Yale School of Architecture, where she is pursuing a history and theory masters and researching the character of mobile, social space. Before Yale, she was an associate professor at the Interaction Design Institute
Ivrea in Ivrea, Italy, a masters program, where she led the Connected Communities research area. Molly cut her teeth on on line community in 1992 and with the Web in 1994. Working with a variety
oftechnology firms and design studios, she built over 100 websites for companies like Netscape, Reuters, and Scient as a user-centered designer, strategist and producer. She was the co-founder of Maxi, an award-winning women’s website, published from 1997-99. Molly hails from Minneapolis, studied German Literature at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and called San Francisco home for a decade.

/About CKS Consulting Pvt Ltd/:

CKS conceptualizes and develops innovative products and services that harness the new possibilities of media, communications and technology. We offer research and design services to leading Indian and Multinational clients. CKS is the author of ///Used in India/, a multidisciplinary
documentation project that captures the innovative ways in which Indians have used media and technology in the 20th century. We have also produced recenteditions of the acclaimed Doors of Perception design conference. CKS founded the ///Learnineg Lab/ Initiative to promote the creative use of mobile devices for public education in emerging economy environments.
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