A Quick Early Take on Apple's Swift: Why a Language, Of All Things?

A Quick Early Take on Apple’s Swift: Why a Language, Of All Things?

On 2nd June, at the WWDC14, among the plethora of enhancements to the software from Apple, they also announced a new programming language. It’s called Swift.

This Twitter Handle Is Why Twitter Is Cool [Future of Online Media?]

This Twitter Handle Is Why Twitter Is Cool [Future of Online Media?]

With Facebook turning into a photo-book, Twitter still has a chance to plan out a new direction for itself – maybe @SavedYouAClick provides the right model. That is, focus on effective engagement/conversation more than driving CTR$ to publishers

Karnataka Govt Readies Rs 4 cr Free Laptop Scheme for Visually Impaired Students

Karnataka Govt Readies Rs 4 cr Free Laptop Scheme for Visually Impaired Students

The Karnataka government is planning to distribute free laptops to visually-impaired students in aided and unaided schools in the state. This comes as a move to encourage the students to pursue higher educations. In the first phase, laptops will be…

Forget America, We Have Enough Drones Flying Here in India

Forget America, We Have Enough Drones Flying Here in India

Housing.com too uses drones which enable them to check the surrounding areas and various other things that wouldn’t be possible if it wasn’t for this device.

Qn: Why Reliance Bought Network18 When It Already "Owned" Network18?

Qn: Why Reliance Bought Network18 When It Already “Owned” Network18?

RIL has officially bought out Raghav Bahl’s ownership. They’ve decided to fund IMT to actually buy the stake of the Network18 promoters, and eventually will own TV18 as well.

Rise of OTT Players, The Growth Of Smartphones & Changing Internet [KPCB Report]

Rise of OTT Players, The Growth Of Smartphones & Changing Internet [KPCB Report]

VC firm Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield and Byers’s latest Internet trends report is out. The annual report offers some great insights into the world of Internet and how technology is re-imagining almost everything around us.

Flipkart Vs. Amazon : Whose Is Bigger? [#EcommerceInsights]

Flipkart Vs. Amazon : Whose Is Bigger? [#EcommerceInsights]

In Cameras category, Amazon leads the race with 284 SKUs against Flipkart’s 256 SKUs.

How One Bangalorean is Crowdsourcing Evidence for Legal Activism With Open Data Kit

How One Bangalorean is Crowdsourcing Evidence for Legal Activism With Open Data Kit

Thejesh is a data buff. He picked a small road, installed Open Data Kit (ODK) on his phone and was good to go.

The Art of Scaling Up : Hear From Entrepreneurs Who Are Scaling Up [UnPluggd, May 24th/Bangalore]

The Art of Scaling Up : Hear From Entrepreneurs Who Are Scaling Up [UnPluggd, May 24th/Bangalore]

The core philosophy of UnPluggd is to enable peer-to-peer conversation (sans gyaaaaawn) and we are happy to share first set of speakers

Does Android Violate Oracle’s Copyright? Here Is What You Need To Know

Does Android Violate Oracle’s Copyright? Here Is What You Need To Know

Google needed to modify the language for the Android platform, and was willing to pay up to USD 35 million in license fees to have the right to modify the Java Platform for Android, but Oracle refused to permit Google to modify the language.