|Indian Institute of technology, Delhi, B.Tech||2007|
Dipankar Sarkar is interested in startups, open source and scalable technologies.
Â· He is the brain behind Kwippy(http://kwippy.com) which is one cool micro-blogging platform & also works with Mosambe (http://mosambe.com) which is one of India’s best professional networks. In his spare time, he writes smaller applications which interface with many of the popular social networks like Facebook, twitter, Myspace.
Â· He believes that open source is the future and does his 2 cents contributing for OSVDB (The Open Source Vulnerability Database ), and helps them maintain their main web application. http://osvdb.org . He keeps active interest in cryptography and network security.
Â· He has a patent pending 894/DEL/2009, which is related to the mobile VAS industry and is in the process of filing some more patents.
Â· He has been the part of Google’s summer of code for 2005-06 and 2006-07 (India’s first 5 participants in GSoC), contributing code to open source projects. He has undertaken workshops ranging on topics from windows embedded programming to writing Facebook applications in python.
Â· Lately, he has been working with non-technical start ups as the world needs sustainable enterprises to ensure a bright future for our future generations. To this end he has been a part of STIR-e and green flip which both focus on creating long term value by promoting green & social technologies.