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  • ‘Waste tomatoes can be used to make car tires’

    ‘Waste tomatoes can be used to make car tires’

    Future automobile tires could come from the farm as much as the factory, thanks to a new way developed by scientists to convert waste tomato peels and eggshells into petroleum-based filler for sustainable rubber. Researchers at The Ohio State University in the US have discovered that food waste can partially replace the petroleum-based filler that …

    March 7, 2017
  • A melting pot of changes

    A melting pot of changes

    Education, as an idea and practice, tends to be conventional and enduring even while efforts are made continuously towards making it contemporary and futuristic. This is, however, rooted in the primal conflict between the ideal and the practical, the needed and the available, and the desirable and the achievable.  The last century has seen, by …

    March 6, 2017
  • Beyond the learning curve

    Beyond the learning curve

    With the turn of the century, technology has revolutionised the way we do things. What is interesting is that many don’t realise the potential they have access to, even though they use them regularly. It has paved its way into the education system rather seamlessly and is transforming enormously. Learning today, it’s not just about …

    February 27, 2017
  • End of jobs

    End of jobs

    A friend, who was an office-head, once recounted a poignant story about his stenographer. A vendor had come to his office to demonstrate the use of a speech-recognition software that would allow a note to be dictated directly to the computer. After the vendor had left, the steno asked him, “Sir, does that mean my …

    February 22, 2017
  • Trends to watch out for

    Trends to watch out for

    Over the past few years, job market has grown exponentially ensued by the increasing interests of investors. Having wooed foreign companies to set base in India, the human resources industry practices have undergone major transformation. Amalgamating with overseas practices using technology, this sector will continue to enhance the overall experience. The trends make it apparent …

    February 2, 2017
  • Genetic coding

    Genetic coding

    We might like to think we’re brilliantly unique, but we share the majority of our DNA make-up with all the other humans on the planet, with slight genetic variations making us who we are. Now, this information is being harnessed to help both athletes and the average Joe achieve their fitness potential. This technology is …

    January 29, 2017
  • Creating  avenues  with  technology

    Creating avenues with technology

    The logistics industry has always been one of the most conventional sectors and a laggard in adoption of technology. With the latest advent like the Internet of Things, big data and analytics have set on a path which is soon going to not just transform but give rise to a whole new breed of paradigms.  …

    January 12, 2017
  • Creating  avenues  with  technology

    Creating avenues with technology

    The logistics industry has always been one of the most conventional sectors and a laggard in adoption of technology. With the latest advent like the Internet of Things, big data and analytics have set on a path which is soon going to not just transform but give rise to a whole new breed of paradigms.  …

    January 12, 2017
  • Customised process

    Customised process

    The advent of technology in our lives has already facilitated various experiences, and now, the focus is on the en-hancement of those experiences. 

    December 5, 2016