One day, a cubicle-inhabiting, coffee-guzzling software engineer decided that he ought to change his job description to 'data-cruncher, storyteller'. And after three years of IT, it was time for a journalism diploma.

After three years of working as a journalist (stints on desk as well as reporting), I decided it was time to leverage my IT skills to tell stories -- we are rapidly becoming an information-centric society, and we constantly need new ways of telling stories.