Book Review: HBR On Strategic Marketing

HBS on Strategic marketing

This is an eye opener to the techniques of marketing. Whether you are a Sales person, a marketer, a manager, an executive or a business owner, this book can give you an insight on how to manage the Sales, generate better leads, how to integrate marketing with sales, asking the right question, marketing digitally and … Continue reading Book Review: HBR On Strategic Marketing

Book Review: Discipline Equals Freedom

Discipline Equals Freedom

Wake up. Plan. Just do it. - These are the words that come to your mind after reading this book. It is an aggressive but motivating book aimed at bringing out the best of you. Many of us keep pondering over what we want to do, and some who do know - they keep planning … Continue reading Book Review: Discipline Equals Freedom

War!?

Is this a joke to people? Do you understand that everyone is rejoicing over people being killed, bodies being burned, bombs being exploded! Who the enemy is is now completely out of the equation now, and India or Pakistan are finding a new way to target each other? People, the enemy are the terrorists! Those … Continue reading War!?

Moroccon tourist murders

A couple of tourists in Morocco were 'beheaded' during their trip. Although the culprit has not been confirmed as of now, the police has arrested a dual Swiss-Spanish national. The man was also found trying to recruit Moroccans "to carry out terrorist plots". The victims were Louisa Vesterager Jespersen, 24, from Denmark, and Maren Ueland, … Continue reading Moroccon tourist murders

Drive Carefully… Esp on highways with no reflectives!

A 50 vehicle pile up happened in Ambala, Haryana on Saturday morning (December 29th), killing seven people and injuring more than four people. As per the initial investigations, a truck coming from the opposite direction, rammed into two cars on the Ambala-Chandigarh National Highway due to poor visibility owing to heavy fog. Bus and Truck … Continue reading Drive Carefully… Esp on highways with no reflectives!

Passed: Triple Talaq Bill

Is it a bliss that the Triple Talaq bill has passed Lok Sabha? Most people while applauding the bill have condemned one major issue in the bill, which is the criminalizing of the Triple Talaq offense. Rather than keeping it a civil offense, the punishment has been changed to criminal i.e. the men involved with … Continue reading Passed: Triple Talaq Bill

Diffractive sails on spacecrafts

A Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) researcher is taking solar sailing to the next level. He proposes replacing reflective metallic sails with diffractive metafilm sails. The new materials could be used to steer reflected or transmitted photons for near-Earth, interplanetary and interstellar space travel. Grover Swartzlander is leading an exploratory study supported by phase one … Continue reading Diffractive sails on spacecrafts

Nokia X5 launched!

The long-awaited Nokia X5 has been launched in China at a minimal price of around $199! The phone comes equipped with Android Oreo, with face recognition and intelligent AI features. The phone is available in Black, White and Blue colors. With a 5.86 inch screen and a 19:9 HD screen ratio, people can't find a … Continue reading Nokia X5 launched!

China ‘in’ the hyperloop

China has enlisted the help of a US company to build a hyperloop in the mountainous southwest region. Hyperloop transportation technologies (California, USA) in partnership with a company controlled by the government of Tongren, Guizhou, will build a test track no longer than 10 kilometers in length. The expansion of the track will depend on … Continue reading China ‘in’ the hyperloop

Rolls Royce EVTOL flying engine

Rolls Royce debuted its EVTOL (Electric Vertical Take-Off and Landing) concept in digital form at the Farnborough Airshow. The system relies on 6 rotors that offer vertical and horizontal propulsion with a total of 500 kW electric power. The system includes a M250 engine, so it can be easily filled at airports. The EVTOL can … Continue reading Rolls Royce EVTOL flying engine