Siliconstani is an identity representing Silicon Valley denizens or those associated with the High-Tech "Stan" (persian for land or place), though it could also refer to the SiliconValley-Pakistani ...
Monday, May 07, 2007
To LIFT or NOT to LIFT
Lift is the British/Indo-European colonial term for what the Americans call an Elevator. This sign is a real sign posted in a Karachi office block.
Siliconstani is the blog name that emerged out of the concept of representing the Silicon Valley Pakistani and representing a global community whom are professional rooted in Silicon Valley, yet ethnically and ideologically have roots in the regions in and about Pakistan. Siliconstani was founded by Abdulrahman Rafiq in February of 2006 with the first post on social innovation.