No Savings by Switching From Garamond to Times Roman

Suvir Mirchandani suggested that if US government begins to use Garamond font, it will save $400 million. It may sound very obvious but it is not so straightforward. Let’s see where the flaw lies in this whole concept.

Social Media in India and Election Campaigns

IAMAI report states that social media campaigns can swing 3%-4% votes in the General Elections of India in 2014. The number of social media users in urban India is expected to reach 91m by the end of 2013.

Google Black-out: Internet Jolts with Unprecedented Moments of Apocalypse

It happened, for the first time in history, on Friday, 16th August 2013 and it was akin to an apocalypse on Internet. Global internet traffic took a massive dip when all services of Google went down from one to five minutes. These have been several instances when one or more services from Google failed to […]

Yves Rossy, aka Jetman, Flies like a Bird!

Yves Rossy, a Swiss national , popularly known as Jetman, flies using his especially designed carbon-fiber suit. This suit is fitted with wings and four jet engines.

Google Mourns Death of the Delhi Gangrape Victim

Google India has placed a lit candle on its homepage in memory of the Delhi gangrape victim, now known as the Delhi Braveheart. The girl valiantly fought for her life after she was brutally gangraped by six men.

Airltel Emergency Alert Service: Fight Crime Against Women

Sending emergency alerts through your mobile phone comes very handy when there is a mobile phone in billions of pockets around the world. It can especially help in reducing crime against women. Bharati Airtel, a mobile service provider in India, has begun such a service.

One Pound Fish: New YouTube Sensation by Shahid Nazir

Hailing from Pakistan, Muhammad Shahid Nazir is a fish seller in London. He used to be nondescript but thanks to a very catchy song he invented for attracting customers to his shop, Shahid is now a world-wide singing sensation. His song, titled as “One Pound Fish”, has been viewed more than 3.6 million times on […]