Ashutosh Nilkanth

Hi, I’m Ashutosh Nilkanth.
I’m an Entrepreneur, Developer, Minimalist, World Cinema Buff.

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  • Two Ways to Decision Precision At times, making a decision is hard. Making good decisions, although subjective, is harder. There have been days when I've stood gazing for minutes in the cereal isle, contemplating which one ...
  • You Are Beer, Not a Colorful Beanbag What are you? What do you mean, what am I? You are beer. And this bottle, is your company. You think, you'll get into that glass. You'll have fun. Isn't it? But ...
  • Will You Take $100 Now or $200 in a Month? Last month, Professor Andrei Linde, who's said to be the father of the theory of cosmic inflation, was surprised by his assistant with the 'smoking gun' evidence of the origins ...

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  • Two Ways to Decision Precision At times, making a decision is hard. Making good decisions, although subjective, is harder. There have been days when I've stood gazing for minutes in the cereal isle, contemplating which one ...
  • Will You Take $100 Now or $200 in a Month? Last month, Professor Andrei Linde, who's said to be the father of the theory of cosmic inflation, was surprised by his assistant with the 'smoking gun' evidence of the origins ...
  • The Negative Power of Positive Thinking Lately, I've been focusing on attaining more discipline in my professional life as a startup founder. It had become apparent to me that I needed to step up and make ...
  • How Can Hackers Help In The Fight Against Cancer? When 1 in 3 humans are affected by a disease, it needs attention and help from all corners. There are many types of cancers, so it's hard to say if ...
  • Someday, Everyone Will Be a Programmer Over the past few decades, Computer programming has ignited gallons of technological innovation, disrupting one industry after the other. For as long, programming has been a skilled task, a niche ...
  • 3 Things I Learnt After High School About Selling In between high school and university, I sold my first commercial software, a billing application I wrote back then in Pascal for a banquet organizer in the neighbourhood. Those were ...
  • The Anti-Social Network "Do feelings of deprivation drive entrepreneurs and economies?," asks Rosabeth Moss Kanter, a professor at Harvard Business School. After watching 'The Social Network' one evening this week, I was left ...
  • How to Make a Choice Without Choosing? We have so many choices these days, and so little time to make a choice. From the choice of the right breakfast cereal to the choice of the right health ...
  • The Transparent Toaster Corollary Here's a meme that resounds quite often in the startup world: Execution is more important than ideas. Good ideas are only so good in the mind of the beholder, unless proven to ...
  • Why Writing Software Is Like Engineering How would you classify writing software? Is it science (as in computer science), a form of art (as in code is poetry or prose) or an engineering discipline? Terence Parr, ...