Opportunities for startups in the Health Insurance Industry

Posted by Tahasin Alam on April 28, 2010 at 1:45 pm

Recently I gave an interview on opportunities for start-up companies in the health insurance industry for a great site called IT Leaders Today.  Bellow is excerpts from the interview.
The health insurance industry has gone unchallenged for a long time. The recent passage of the healthcare reform legislation changes that. It creates both opportunities [...]

eBook Reader

Posted by Tahasin Alam on January 15, 2010 at 9:30 pm

Like a cell phone, it’s just a matter of time that most of us will own an eBook reader.  Already the consumer market is flooded with various models, varying from price to features.  Lucky for us, folks at Gizmodo have done a great job identifying the pros and cons of major eBook readers that are [...]

iPhone Killer!

Posted by Tahasin Alam on November 6, 2009 at 11:09 am

Verizon unveiled their Droid phone, which is based on Google’s open source Android operating system.   Verizon advertising Droid as “the phone that does everything that iPhone doesn’t do right”, check out this TV Ad.  Also, take a look at this comprehensive review which compares major features of Droid with iPhone. 
As you will see, Droid has some [...]

Want to play Tag

Posted by Tahasin Alam on October 19, 2009 at 2:55 pm

Some of you may have noticed my new Facebook & Twitter profile picture looks like the one on the left.  Even though it looks like an abstract art, this picture is quite intelligent.  You can use your mobile phone to scan my profile picture (and rest you need to find out).
What am I talking about?  It’s called Microsoft [...]

Temporary Disposable Phone Numbers

Posted by Tahasin Alam on September 9, 2009 at 3:15 pm

What a great idea.  There is a site called inumbr which allows you to create a temporary disposable phone number.  You can choose to keep the number for one hour, one day or one week.  I am gonig to start using it when I post anyting in craigs list or public forum.
Here is the screen shot: