From the Editor's Desk The Concorde failed for a variety of reasons: expensive tickets, sonic booms that nixed overland travel, the slowdown in air travel after Sept. 11. In the years since, the other couple of efforts to build a supersonic commercial jet fizzled, and the conventional aerospace wisdom is that such projects are too expensive and risky. Enter Boom Technology, a Denver based startup that promises to fly you from New York to London in 3.4 hours, at less than business class fare. Using carbon-fibre composite instead of aluminium and advanced software that reduces testing costs, the all-star team (Pratt & Whitney, NASA, Lockheed Martin) might just be able to bring super-sonic travel back - Comment
There's No Stopping India's E-Commerce BoomCXOToday.comThe multi-million e-commerce industry continues to flourish and prosper in India in 2016. According to a joint study by Assocham and PwC, the online commerce is expected to increase by 78%, from 66% in 2015. The study also revealed that the number of ... articles »
Final views on net neutrality soon: Telecom watchdog Growth in broadband subscriber base in India is a reason to cheer. But the growth comes with significant challenges for both broadband users and telecom network operators. India’s broadband subscribers soared 60 percent to 136.53 million at the end of December 2015, from 85.74 million a year earlier, according to Telecom Regulatory Authority of India
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Ola acquires digital payments startup Qarth Online cab aggregator Ola has acquired Chennai based Qarth, a startup which runs digital payments Android app X-Pay, for an undisclosed amount, reports TechCrunch. Qarth was founded by Abhinav Srivastava and Prerit Srivastava and its core team expects to join Ola Money, according to the report.
Is Sidharth Malhotra the next big thing in Bollywood? Sidharth entered Bollywood with Student of the Year in 2012, and since then he has explored various roles like a lover out for vengeance in Ek Villain, guy-next-door in Hasee Toh Phasee and a boxer in Brothers. The latest is family drama Kapoor And Sons.