Upcoming new Maruti Suzuki cars to launch in India in 2017-18; Vitara Brezza Petrol, S-Cross facelift, new Swift, Ciaz facelift & Suzuki Vitara

  Maruti Suzuki started the year 2017 with a bang by launching the Maruti Suzuki Ignis in January 2017. This was followed by the launch of Maruti Suzuki Baleno RS in March, while the Maruti Suzuki Dzire 2017 was launched in May 2017. The DZire has so far received well over 44,000 bookings since launch in India. The Indo-JapaneseRead More

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New 2018 Volkswagen Polo revealed

  Volkswagen has unveiled the new sixth-generation Polo at a media reception held at its Wolfsburg headquarters in Germany. The all-new hatchback is an outwardly larger, significantly roomier and more technically sophisticated model than today’s eight-year-old car. Set to make its public debut at the upcoming Frankfurt motor show, the new Polo will be producedRead More

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Lights Out: How IIT Kharagpur is responding to increasing occurrences of student suicides

  The matter of student suicides is a real threat that educational institutes must cope with proactively. Recently Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur has taken to turning off the power for an hour every evening. This is not to cut costs or save electricity, but to encourage students to take a break from increasingly secludedRead More

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Soundcast VG7 outdoor Bluetooth speaker review: A wonderful speaker, indoors or out

  Soundcast was building great wireless speakers while the powers behind Bluetooth were struggling to find a use for the technology. In the nearly 10 years since I reviewed the company’s Outcast, I haven’t found a better powered, portable outdoor speaker. The Soundcast VG7 comes very close. The VG7 does, of course, rely on Bluetooth—withRead More

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How Trump’s Tech Meeting Could Transform Washington

The White House American Technology Council is convening its first meeting with technology executives this week, which will include Apple CEO Tim Cook, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos. The goal is to discuss actionable ways to digitally transform the American public sector. On paper, the meeting promises to frame the transformationRead More

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Trump to Meet With Top Executives on Wireless Tech, Drones

  President Donald Trump will discuss advanced wireless technologies and drones on Thursday with top executives at AT&T, Verizon Communications, T-Mobile US and other firms, focusing on how government can create the right environment for breakthroughs. AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson, Sprint CEO Marcelo Claure and CenturyLink CEO Glen Post will be among the executives discussingRead More

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Donald Trump welcomes tech bosses to awkward-looking White House summit

  Donald Trump held a meeting of his American Technology Council the on Monday night in the White House. This summit looked like a very awkward event, which was offered as another photo-op for Trump.  The meeting in the White House on Monday showed the press that President of the US is ready to cooperate withRead More

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Technology is created for the purpose of augmenting the fundamental weaknesses of human beings

One of the core premises of our research is to understand technology from a deeper human level. We too often get caught up in the technology itself, and may lose sight of the basic human needs or desires technology is serving. With all the tech of artificial intelligence, augmented reality and any number of otherRead More

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