How Social Media Makes Money from Attention?

Instagram describes itself as “A free photo and video sharing app available on iPhone and Android”. Google’s mission is “To organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful”.  Why is Instagram developing amazing app for free? How is Google managing financially to organize the world’s information giving access to us for free?Continue reading “How Social Media Makes Money from Attention?”

Stages of Start-up Funding: Fuel to convert an Idea into Reality

The most popular and acceptable definition of a startup is “An Institution designed to create a new product or service under conditions of extreme uncertainty”. I know too many fancy words put up there. In simple words, it is a young company that has just begun its operations and in the early stages of development.Continue reading “Stages of Start-up Funding: Fuel to convert an Idea into Reality”

How are countries all around the world trying to survive the Economic crisis and Recession?

The locked down due to the COVID-19 pandemic has created huge economic chaos and the worst hit since the Great Depression in the 1930s. This is a crisis like no other, and there is substantial uncertainty about its impact on people’s lives and livelihoods. An economic recession is unavoidable! But what is an economic recession?Continue reading “How are countries all around the world trying to survive the Economic crisis and Recession?”

Indian Educational Policy 2020: The reform we all need

India is seeing a change in educational policy after 1986! Yes, I know it’s a long gap for education reform. HRD ministry named by Rajeev Gandhi’s government will be renamed as an Education ministry. To judge the new policy effectively, let us understand a few concerns Indian citizens had about the old policy. Listing fewContinue reading “Indian Educational Policy 2020: The reform we all need”

Quantum Computing: Future computing technology to replace Classical computers

In October 2019, Google made a big announcement that it had achieved quantum supremacy. What is this Quantum computer? Why are big tech giants like IBM, Rigette investing to attain supremacy in this technology? Let’s find out. Quantum computers have the ability to beat the most powerful supercomputer for certain tasks. Google demonstrated that quantumContinue reading “Quantum Computing: Future computing technology to replace Classical computers”

Why negative crude oil price is not reflected on fuel prices in India?

For the first time in history on 20th April 2020, the crude oil price fell below zero dollars reaching negative numbers. What do negative numbers mean? It implies that producers need to pay to rid of oil. The obvious reason for this drop is that the world has come to halt due to the COVID-19Continue reading “Why negative crude oil price is not reflected on fuel prices in India?”

How did Amazon manage to pay zero Federal income tax?

Amazon is one of the top five companies to reach a trillion-dollar valuation and that makes the founder Jeff Bezos, the richest man in the world. A few weeks ago, I had published an article about how income equality is essential to move towards a more sustainable society, this article is an extension of it.Continue reading “How did Amazon manage to pay zero Federal income tax?”

Are you still connected to WiFi?

We live in a time where Wi-Fi free zones and restaurants are places to be paid for. With internet access becoming more crucial than ever due to social distancing, it seems clear that COVID-19 has deepened the digital togetherness. You can’t deny the fact that Wi-Fi has become part and parcel of everyone’s life whoContinue reading “Are you still connected to WiFi?”

It’s high time for wisdom Bluetooth to erupt

My grandmother wondering asked me how is that I am able to listen to music without a cable, I took it upon myself explaining it to her and you all what Bluetooth technology is. “ Blue “  tooth designed to communicate wirelessly is a complex technology, but I am presenting  in a simple form toContinue reading “It’s high time for wisdom Bluetooth to erupt”

Why serious shift towards more sustainable society has to include income equality?

Businesses are doing well but the workers are not necessarily sharing that prosperity. Inequality is everywhere! Income inequality is a three decades trend, reasons for this include technological advancement which replaces the workers, middle management involved getting huge profit margins, globalization leads to wealth transfer, changes in labor laws and international investment demanding short termContinue reading “Why serious shift towards more sustainable society has to include income equality?”