NASA successfully tests its GL-10 prototype...
10 Nov 2015 Published by Karthik Manohar Pillai 124 Views

It was only in the Hollywood movies that we saw the vertical take-off aircraft flying successfully. Even though the idea of vertical lift-off isn’t a new concept but it’s a noteworthy of all the latest technological breakthroughs in the realm of aviation. The prototype aircraft was recently tested in the NASA Langley Research Center. The aircraft named as the Greased Lightning 10, more widely referred as the GL-10 is a 10 engine aircraft which is powered to perform a vertical take-..

Where's all the money? - In our e-wallets......
31 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 151 Views

                             In recent times, money has become something of an entity, rather than the one we look for. We have become so technologically advanced that it might not be that convenient to use hard cash nowadays. With existing portals and also more and more coming up, each and everyday of our lives we are slowly getting warped into the use of money, digitally. If anything, the integration of banking and fina..

Protection of Gadgets - Not only a digital problem, but also a physical one!...
25 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 137 Views

           It's an interesting world we live in. The various things we need in today's world, have slightly drifted apart from the usual and cliched phrase "shelter, food and clothing". Now one might not expect everyone to be extremely tech-savvy or be up to date with that innovative Japanese robotic technology or this Indian breakthrough in the smartphone manufacturing sector. But, you cannot expect a person to be without a little bit of a technological advancement..

The White Space technology for Rural Connectivity!...
25 Oct 2015 Published by Karthik Manohar Pillai 155 Views

India is known as a land of villages. As many as 6,38,000 villages are in India and they have minimum facilities of human settlement and survival. Technology is still a new word for them and they have no access of the existing technology. Most of the people in the rural areas are now aware of the mobile phones however smart phones are still a bewildering device for them as they are not exposed to the wonders the small device can deliver. Narendra Modi’s new project of Digital India is al..

The new element in electronics - MEMRISTOR...
20 Oct 2015 Published by Karthik Manohar Pillai 142 Views

Ever imagined anything which is infinitesimal yet so powerful to revolutionize the technology? We had hardly heard of any new components in electronics other than resistors, inductors, capacitors, transistors and diodes. There hadn’t been any new technological breakthrough in the department of very large scale industries (VLSI) which involves manufacturing new components. Quite recently there has been a new improvement in the field of electronics and that is – MEMRISTOR! Yes you heard..

Perils of research for remembering the past...
20 Oct 2015 Published by Karthik Manohar Pillai 96 Views

Do you believe in afterlife? A majority of the human population would say yes, “Might be in another form, perhaps”, without any solid proof. Do you believe in the presence of your late loved ones around you whenever you’re in need of them?  But wait, that’s not possible right? Yes it is!Recently a study at the Havre University made this possible with a unique idea of having the presence of late loved ones with the help of a perfume. This started when a woman’s mother was unwilling..

A Freelancer's guide to using technology in succeeding......
16 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 96 Views

                                       Getting one's thoughts right about the message that needs to be conveyed and being successful in it with innovation and creativity requires immense and enormous innate talent and curiosity on part of the person who writes a text or an article. But, to get this in a presentable format to the readers is a mammoth task. So, one might require a platform - either..

16 Oct 2015 Published by Karthik Manohar Pillai 175 Views

Travelling in the hustling traffic on the roads of Mumbai, car driving hasn’t been a pleasure or leisure of ride anymore. People have turned apathetic for driving because of the uncontrolled traffic and increasing rash and improper driving in and around the city. Breaking the rules and challenging lives just to be on time many press the wrong step on the accelerator. There have been mishaps of cars, bikes, trucks and fellow pedestrians run down by vehicles – sometimes leading to the de..

How health and technology go hand in hand in today's world...
12 Oct 2015 Published by Yuvan Subramani 118 Views

                                          "An apple a day keeps the doctor away", goes the saying. Well, that is more of a derivative of "Prevention is better than care", if you have an observant eye, and have a better one at that, compared to others. As far as the core idea goes, it is about t..


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