Rafael Nadal reveals inspiration to return from injury to reach world No1 after China Open

“I had some injuries, but good thing is I keep having the passion for the game and the love for what I am doing and the spirit of overcome tough situations in terms of physical issues,” Nadal said. “Of course, the spirit of improvement: every day when I wake up, going on court with the […]

52% of the world does not have internet access

A new UN report on the state of broadband says 1.5 billion more people use the internet today than in 2010, but 52% of the world’s population still lacks access. Of people without internet, 62% live in Asia and the Pacific Islands, and 18% in Africa. “Men outnumber women in terms of Internet usage in all regions of […]

Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami talks about McGrath as inspiration, importance of World Cup and more

Indian pacer Jhulan Goswami spoke of the immense satisfaction she got from doing “extraordinary stuff” for her country in a conversation with teammate Shikha Pandey for bcci.tv. The 34-year-old Goswami recently became the highest wicket-taker in women’s One-Day Internationals when she overtook Australia’s Cathryn Fitzpatrick, during the match against South Africa in May in the […]

Overwatch, Starcraft, Diablo, and World of Warcraft Will Be Available in India Officially

Overwatch, Diablo, Starcraft, Warcraft, and other games from acclaimed publisher and developer Blizzard will now officially available in India at retail outlets across the country. “We’re pleased to be working with E-xpress Interactive to bring our games to India,” said Gio Hunt, executive vice president of corporate operations at Blizzard Entertainment. “We pour a lot of […]

How Amazon, Apple, Ebay, Facebook and Google Will Continue to Disrupt The Business World

Small Business Trends: Can you talk a little bit about the Five Titans, and why you selected them? Lori Schafer: Sure, I’ll say researching and writing about what I refer to as the tech titans – Amazon, Apple, eBay, Facebook and Google – I believe they are literally out to transform every company and many […]

How Apple Changed the World of Smartphones

Brand loyalty is never more important to consumers than when buying a car, choosing between Coke and Pepsi, or upgrading a smartphone. Whether you are a hyper-loyal iPhone user or you prefer an Android or other device, there is one admission that we all, as smartphone users, must make. Apple’s original iOS, and the interface […]

Intel’s Strategy for the Post-PC World Begins to Take Real Shape

HIGHLIGHTS Intel made a number of strategy and product announcements at IDF 2016 The amount of data each person creates each day is expected to explode PCs aren’t dead, but many other devices will become intertwined with our lives After a less-than-stellar year in which it announced 12,000 layoffs, a major deviation from its CPU […]

World Drone Market to Near $127 Billion in 2020: PwC

Drones will soon be boosting crop yields, verifying insurance claims, and assisting in future Hollywood blockbusters in a business that’s due to boom by more than 6,000 percent by the end of the decade. The global market for commercial applications of drone technology, currently estimated at about $2 billion (roughly Rs. 13,325 crores), will balloon […]

Rohit Khandelwal is Mr World 2016, First Indian Winner of the Pageant

Rohit Khandelwal after his win. Image courtesy: Mr World HIGHLIGHTS Rohit Khandelwal won the pageant in Southport, UK He also won the sub-title of Mr Multimedia The first and second runner-up were Mr Puerto Rico and Mr Mexico Model and actor Rohit Khandelwal, 26, has become the first Indian – in fact, the first Asian […]