Amit Banerjee

Howdy, I'm Amit. Welcome to my website!

I write stuff. Here, here and here. Elsewhere too.

I have been actively working on the web for about 5 years now. Writing technology columns, breaking news, tech blogging, marketing and much more

Check out my work


  • Techie Buzz

    Techie Buzz is one of the widely read technology blog in the web, covering software, gadgets, social media, mobiles, technology and startups.

  • Ampercent

    I founded this Technology blog where I enjoy writing about computer software, how to guides, personal technology, gadgets, social media and the day to day internet culture.

  • Worldstart

    WorldStart is an technology Store based out of US. I used to write weekly newsletters for WorldStart customers.

  • Distributed Source

    Distributed Source is an amazingly simple Sales CRM which lets you manage customer relationships online.

  • Conversion Support

    Conversion Support is a web based live chat and lead response solution, designed for increasing sales conversions and lowering support costs.

  • SetMore

    SetMore is a web based appointment scheduling software which lets small business owners manage customer and client appointments from the web.


20 May

Given below is the list of my best answers on Quora How does it feel like to be poor?  What are the pros and cons of being your age? What is a scam that everyone needs to be warned aboutRead more

26 Mar

Deploying your rails app to Heroku can be a little intimidating. You can run into a whole bunch of unknown errors and might not debug it easily. I was trying to push my “Hello world” stuff to Heroku and ranRead more

27 Feb

So I have been playing around with Treehouse for a couple of months, learning new stuff related to programming, design and other things. I have tried other online tutorial websites before but the experiences were not as rewarding. Sites likeRead more

17 Jan

2013 has been a special year for me in more ways than one. Not as challenging as 2012 but mostly, fun. A few hiccups down the road, few stumbles, and some cherished memories. More importantly, 2013 gaved me more avenuesRead more

17 Nov

Cross posted from my Quora page Question: What  do people mean, when they say that ‘Everyone can learn something from  Mahabharata in all times to come’? What   management & leadership  traits / skills can I learn from   Mahabharata, that IRead more

31 Jul

Few days back, I moved to New Delhi for work reasons. I am basically from Calcutta but was working for a startup at Chennai. The biggest problem of relocating to a new city – hunt down a place where youRead more

31 Jul

The other day this news came up in a national daily – there is a college in Chennai where Boys and Girls are not allowed to talk to each other. Some excerpts from the story Further away, at the diningRead more

28 Jun

The 7 day week is not really based on western calendar. Firstly, lets look at how classic Jyothish Shastra of the Vedas answers to these questions: 1. Why do we have only 7 days in a week? Why can’t weRead more

10 Jun

If you’re a bong or a north Indian and planning to re-locate to Chennai, please think again. I am warning you, please re-think your decision. However, if you still want to, this guide is for you.  I moved to ChennaiRead more

16 May

A hacker is someone who is more concerned with achieving an objective than following a prescribed process. In other words, hackers care more about what needs to get done than how it should get done. As a result, hackers oftenRead more

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