The World Is Flat (126-136)

In the following pages Friedman mainly explains a mini history of a possible reason to a successful India. He mainly talked about the “Y2K” who he thinks plays a big role in making India standout to the world in/around year of 2000.   In the end of the 90s, calendar section of the computers was not able to change to “2000” and it was problem. Almost all computers had this problem and it was close to impossible to fix all. This situation was handled by India. During the fixing process it grew more technology wise. Americans gave this situation to them to handle because it was good work for cheap. In the end fixing this problem benefited India because its level of usage in technology increased and became expert at it which then made it open new schools and programs.

 

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