Bangalore Bits

Bangalore Bits
Conversations about Software Engineering, Software Architectures, toolchains, social coding, product design and product development with the developers, innovators, hackers, startup founders, Foss community leaders, product designers and product managers. In addition to the interviews, We do a detailed analysis of emerging technologies, news and global technology events. Hosted by Subramani Jaisankar.
74: In Conversation With Avdi Grimm
Feb 12, 2018 • 15 min
Avdi Grimm is in town(Bangalore) for RUBYCONF India 2018. Earlier today Atul Jha had a chance to sit with and talk about state of Ruby and other programming languages
73: Red Hat to Acquire CoreOS
Feb 5, 2018 • 18 min
Red Hat to Acquire CoreOS, Expanding its Kubernetes and Containers Leadership
72: CES 2018
Jan 12, 2018 • 43 min
What’s new from CES 2018
71: Open Source 2017
Jan 4, 2018 • 38 min
What are some of the Open source technologies that grabbed healdlines in 2017
70: AWS re:INVENT 2017 - IoT
Dec 28, 2017 • 25 min
IoT Core, Greengrass,FreeRTOS,Greengrass ML
69: AWS re:INVENT 2017 - ML and DeepLens
Dec 14, 2017 • 34 min
AWS: re:INVENT 2017 -DeepLens, InDeepLens, SageMaker, Transcribe
68: Google For India 2017
Dec 7, 2017 • 41 min
Android Oreo Go Edition
67: Developer Trends 2017
Nov 28, 2017 • 55 min
Developer Survey Results 2017
66: India News Roundup
Nov 24, 2017 • 51 min
Leaky Browsers,Language as service
64: Social Media Influence
Nov 3, 2017 • 34 min
Social Meida Influence, Disinformation, Bots,Trolls and Targetted Advertising
63: KRACK Attack - Security and Privacy Trends 2017
Oct 28, 2017 • 52 min
WPA2 vulnerability, IOTroop Botnet, Tokenization, Privacy tools
62: Amazon Hardware Event 2017
Oct 16, 2017 • 53 min
Alexa, Echo Spot, Echo Look, Echo Plus, Echo Dot, Echo buttons
61: Made By Google 2017
Oct 5, 2017 • 54 min
Google, Made By Google 2017
60: Disrupt SF 2017
Sep 22, 2017
Observations on the six finalists of Disrupt SF 2017 ( Augmedics, colormass, Future Family, Matic, On─ôva and Pi.) Links Pi Colormass Future Family Oneva eggXYt Augmedics
59: iPhone X - Apple September special event
Sep 15, 2017
Observations on the Products Announced at Apple September special event
58: Android – 8.0 Oreo
Sep 1, 2017
A developer perspective of Android 8.0 Oreo
57: Defcon / BlackHat 2017
Aug 11, 2017
Defcon / BlackHat 2017 Stories from worlds largest hacker conferences Defcon & Black Hat 2017
56: IoT Home Automation
Aug 2, 2017
Revisiting state of IoT & Home Automation space in 2017 Links The Bluetooth® mesh networking specifications Zigbee standards Z-Wave Alliance HomeKit Weave is a communications platform for Internet of Things (IoT) devices. SmartThings can teach your home a…
55: Cord Cutting
Jul 25, 2017
2017 Cord Cutting Links Asia’s Online Video Market to Hit $46 Billion by 2022 Sourav Ganguly Backs Curated Video Platform Flickstree flickstree Dekkho Dittotv Spuul Hotstar iFlix Hooq Justwatch Twitch
54: Internet Trends 2017
Jun 16, 2017
2017 Internet Trends 2017 Links Internet Trends 2017
53: WWDC 2017
Jun 8, 2017
Thoughts on WWDC 2017 Keynote Links WWDC 2017 watchOS 4 macOS High Sierra iMac Pro iMac iPad Pro iOS 11 HomePod App Store
52: Pre-WWDC 2017
Jun 5, 2017
What to expect at WWDC 2017 Links WWDC 2017
51: Code Conference 2017
Jun 2, 2017
A brief discussion on Code Conference 2017 Links Code Conference 2017 Essential Phone Ambient OS™ Walt Mossberg is retiring in June
50: Microsoft Build 2017
May 23, 2017
A brief discussion on Microsoft Build 2017 Links Microsoft Build 2017
49: Google I/O 2017 - AI-first
May 20, 2017
Google I/O 2017 - AI-first A brief discussion on Google I/O 2017 Links Google I/O 2017 - AI-first
48: MicrosoftEDU
May 6, 2017
MicrosoftEDU May Event A brief discussion on MicrosoftEDU, Minecraft,Mixed Reality glasses Links Learn Whats Next MicrosoftEDU Introducing Surface Laptop, powered by Windows 10 S What is Windows 10 S and how is it different from regular Windows 10?…
47: YC W17 Demo Day
Apr 10, 2017
YC W17 Demo Day A brief discussion on Y Combinator’s 24th Demo Day, where some of the interesting companies accelerator showcased to the investors. Links Demo Day Fitbit for cows Tools for Creating VR game experieces Ask Real Doctors Your Health Questions…
46: MWC2017
Mar 9, 2017
MWC 2017 MWC 2017 Highlights Cord cutters Netflix Smart Algorithms tweaking encoding Netflix Original content iPic theaters Line is developing a digital assistant to take on Alexa Snapdragon 835’s Absence Links Netflix’s new AI tweaks each scene…
45: Skinny Bundle
Mar 1, 2017
Skinny Bundle Changing trends in media Cord cutters Planet of the Apps Original content & binge watching Skinny Bundle Blurring lines between communication & content Links Netflix Is Killing It—Big Time—After Pouring Cash Into Original Shows Planet of the…
44: IoT DIY Kits
Feb 23, 2017
IoT DIY Kits What are some of the IoT DIY kits available in Market ? Interesting projects using DIY Kits Difference between Standalone IoT kits, Cloud connected Kits, Plug & Play Kits What’s happening to Google Brillo & Weave ? Industrial automation is…
43: Transportation as a Service (TaaS)
Feb 16, 2017
Transportation as a Service(TaaS) Future of commute. How transportation as service(TaaS) is different from ride shares. Impacts of TaaS on consumer, auto industry and government. Role of Self driving cars in TaaS. How TaaS will change the future of auto…
42: Universal Basic Income (UBI)
Feb 9, 2017
Universal Basic Income (UBI) About basic income The Fourth Industrial Revolution: what it means, how to respond Automation will make universal basic income a social necessity - but it needs its own founding principles If Robots and AI Steal Our Jobs, a…
41: Drones
Feb 2, 2017
Drones A newbie’s guide to UAVs The Most Exciting Consumer Drone News From CES 2017 The best drone you can buy How Drones Came to Your Local Farm Farming to go hi-tech: Drones will monitor crop and soil health in India soon Agricultural Drones Relatively…
40: Bots
Jan 19, 2017
Bots Chat Bots & Ai Digit - How it works Digit Launches New Savings Bot Russian Chatbot TalkBank Talks Banking This bot took $250 million from people’s bank accounts—for their own good Chatbot Tracker: Banks & Credit Card Bots Mastercard Makes Commerce…
39: CES 2017
Jan 6, 2017
CES 2017 What’s Alexa up to at CES? Amazon Echo Mattel Is Building An Alexa For Kids Amazon’s smart assistant Alexa now tops 7,000 skills, a 7X increase in 7 months LG unveils Hub Robot to compete with Amazon Echo and Google Home Amazon Lex Amazon Polly…
38: Voice User Interface - Lex and Polly
Dec 8, 2016
Voice User Interface - Lex and Polly Google Home Amazon Echo Watson Conversation Amazon Lex Amazon Polly
37: Cashless Economy
Nov 29, 2016
Cashless Economy India should become world’s first cashless country UPI can be critical component for cashless initiatives Is India headed towards becoming a cashless economy? National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) Unified Payments Interface (UPI)…
36: Fake News
Nov 22, 2016
Fake News Facebook and the election How the Internet Is Loosening Our Grip on the Truth Viral Fake Election News Outperformed Real News On Facebook In Final Months Of The US Election Google and Facebook Take Aim at Fake News Sites Did Facebook Really…
35: India Tech News Round up
Nov 15, 2016
India Tech News Round up MichaelMoore Predits Tump Win in July IoT Center of Excellence opens in Bangalore Z Nation Lab has launched an incubation and accelerator programme in Mumbai Earlier Feb Loaded with seed fund, Kalaari plans a ‘convertible’ ride…
34: Made By Google
Oct 11, 2016
Made By Google Made By Google A personal Google, just for you Introducing Pixel, our new phone made by Google Google Home VR to everyone Google Wifi Chromecast with 4K
33: Disrupt SF 2016
Sep 27, 2016
Disrupt SF 2016 Disrupt SF 2016 Agenda Startup Battlefield Six finalists Disrupt SF 2016 Startup Battlefield EverlyWell brings lab tests home, personalized health data online Carbon Health wants to put medical data in one place for patients and their many…
32: Apple Fall Event - Sep 2016
Sep 13, 2016
Apple Fall Event - Sep 2016 Apple Special Event, September. Keynote iWork updates Apple Watch New Series 2 Series 1 with faster CPU Apple watch edition Mix & Match Interactive Gallery Co Branding Nike+ Co Branding Hermès iPhone 7 - All New Material iPhone…
31: India Tech News Round up - July 2016
Aug 22, 2016
India Tech News Round up - July 2016 Kindle Used Books Store Kindle Scout Kindle Unlimited Kindle Direct Publishing Amazon signs up Excel Entertainment to ensure enough takers for Prime service in India Flipkart content programme to take on Amazon Prime…
30: Cloud Foundry Summit 2016!
Jul 4, 2016
Cloud Foundry Summit 2016! Cloud Foundry Summit 2016! Program Phots keynote and session recordings
29: India Tech News Round up - June 2016
Jun 27, 2016
India Tech News Round up - June 2016 Google, TRAFI & others may get real-time info from BMTC All you need to know about BMTC’s Intelligent Transport System BMTC App Xerox launches transportation aggregation app in Bengaluru Go Bengaluru Applink IRCTC’s…
28: Thoughts on WWDC16 Keynote
Jun 18, 2016
Thoughts on WWDC16 Keynote WWDC16 Apple Previews iOS 10, the Biggest iOS Release Ever watchOS tvOS macOS Sierra Swift Playgrounds
27: Pre WWDC 2016
Jun 18, 2016
Pre WWDC 2016 Apple News and Updates App Store Search-Ads What’s New in Subscriptions WWDC16 WWDC16 Schedule CodeConf 2016
26: Computex 2016 Taipei
Jun 4, 2016
Computex 2016 Taipei Computex 2016 Taipei ARM’s new CPU and GPU will power mobile VR in 2017 HOLOFIT computer Swissnexindia - Birdly The Ultimate Dream of Flying Birdly and HTC Vive let you fly like a bird over Manhattan Snapdragon wear 2100 SOC Windows…
25: I/O: Building the next evolution of Google
May 24, 2016
I/O: Building the next evolution of Google Google I / O Keynote Allo & Duo Quick protocol Android Instant Apps FireBase Home Android Wear 2.0 Google supercharges machine learning tasks with TPU custom chip
24: I/O: 2016
May 24, 2016
I/O 2016 Android N Vulkan api #NameAndroidN DayDream Home Android Wear 2.0 Xiomi Mi box - 4k ready setup box
23: India Tech News Round up - April 2016
May 14, 2016
India Tech News Round up - April iPhone maker Foxconn in talks to build first Apple plant in India Nokia bets on India’s e-commerce sector to grow analytics, applications business World’s largest payments network Visa plans blockchain push from India…
22: Data Breach and Privacy Law
May 6, 2016
Data Breach and Privacy Law Used your credit card online in India? It’s probably stolen IRCTC website hacked, information of lakhs feared stolen Oxigen Wallet Denies Alleged Hack, Says Blog Undergoing Maintenance Singapore Debates Breach Disclosure
21: ARM Devices and ARM Servers
Apr 26, 2016
ARM Devices & ARM Servers HOW ARM’s Business Model Works ARM Designs One of the World’s Most-Used Products. So Where’s the Money? GIGABYTE ARM STORAGE SERVER BASED ON ANNAPURNA LABS SOC Will AMD’s Seattle Push ARM Servers Into The Mainstream? Linaro…
20: India Tech News Round up - March 2016
Apr 14, 2016
India Tech News Round up - March 2016 Micromax teams up with Visa, TranServ for digital payments partnership Whatsapp is not breaking Indian laws with 256-bit encryption, for now Google asked to revise frequency for Project Loon; Microsoft’s White Spaces…
19: MWC2016
Mar 10, 2016
Mobile World Congress 2016 LG Goes Modular With Its Crazy New Top-of-the-Line Phone Projectara Samsung Galaxy S7 Launches With Vulkan Support Khronos Reveals Vulkan API for High-efficiency Graphics and Compute on GPUs Sony Xperia puts AI assistant in…
18: India Tech News Round up - February 2016
Feb 18, 2016
India Tech News Round up - February 2016 Remote Administration of my home router by ISP over http Routers Supplied by Broadband ISPs Vulnerable to TR-069 Too Many Cooks - Exploiting the Internet-of-TR-069-Things Mark Zuckerberg chides board member over…
Episode 17: Open Swift
Feb 16, 2016
Episode 17: Open Swift Open Swift Github LLVM IBM Swift Sandbox Server Side Swift
Episode 16: India Tech News Round up - January
Jan 21, 2016
Episode 16: India Tech News Round up - January Making WhatsApp free and more useful Introducing Messenger Platform and Businesses on Messenger Lookup GoodBox Niki.Ai Titan enters wearables space with smartwatch Juxt India’s telecom regulator accuses…
Episode 15: Emerging Technologies from CES 2016
Jan 14, 2016
Emerging Technologies from CES 2016 NVIDIA Boosts IQ of Self-Driving Cars With World’s First In-Car Artificial Intelligence Supercomputer Alexa Announcements at CES 2016 Wi-Fi Alliance introduces Wi-Fi HaLow technology for Internet of Things Why Wireless…
Episode 14: Online Privacy Tools and Practices
Jan 7, 2016
Online Privacy Tools and Practices Modern Consumer Expectations Lastpass password manager Tor Firefox HTTPS Everywhere Privacy Badger Self-Destructing Cookies ublock-origin Disconnect Firefox Security Settings Open DNS Open VPN Two-factor Authentication…
Episode 13: FreeBasics by Facebook
Dec 30, 2015
Free Basics & Net Neutrality Savetheinternet Free Basics Facebook’s “Save Free Basics In India” Campaign Provokes Controversy Nothing free or basic about it Facebook is misleading Indians with its full-page ads about Free Basics Facebook’s Like Buttons…
Episode 12: OpenAI
Dec 25, 2015
Analysis of Machine learning & AI OpenAI How Elon Musk and Y Combinator Plan to Stop Computers From Taking Over Build Smarter Apps
Episode 11: Facebook at work
Dec 11, 2015
Chat on Facebook at work and its features. Facebook at work Facebook at work - Getting started FaceBook at work Signing Up IOS App Facebook Work Chat
Episode 10: Apple ResearchKit
Nov 26, 2015
Apple ResearchKit - Features & ecosystem researchkit
Episode 9: India News Roundup
Oct 20, 2015
Round up of India tech news
Episode 8: India Antitrust Investigation
Sep 6, 2015
India’s Antitrust Commission Accuses Google Of Rigging Its Search Results Google OnHub Linus Torvalds on the state of software security, the Internet of Things, and the future of Linux
Episode 6: Startup Story -
Mar 12, 2015 co-founder Venkat Sriraman shares his startup journey. eVidyaloka is a not for profit organization focusing on transforming the education landscape in the rural and remote regions of the India
Episode 5: Cloud Foundry
Feb 18, 2015
Introduction to Cloud Foundry by Guest speaker Murali TS Cloud Foundry
Episode 3: Apple Healthkit
Jan 28, 2015
Analysis of Apple Healthkit healthkit
Episode 2: Free NAS
Dec 15, 2014
Analysis of NAS options for Home & Commentary on Free NAS features FreeNAS
Episode 1: Apple Watchkit
Dec 1, 2014
Analysis of existing Health and Fitness bands in the market Introduction to Apple Watchkit Experience with Pebble and introduction to Pebble SDK India Tech News - Oneplus One Launch, Cyanogen Mod Micromax Deal etc.