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बिटकॉइन आखिर है क्या ?

आये दिन कई कंपनियां ‘बिटकॉइन’ के बारे मे बात कर रही हैं। आखिर यह नई मुद्रा प्रणाली है क्या? क्या यह सुरक्षित है? क्या इससे घोटाले मे कमी आएगी? ऐसे कुछ प्रश्न मेरे दिमाग मे आये थे। चूँकि आजकल स्मार्टफ़ोन का ज़माना है, ‘बिटकॉइन’ के लेन-देन के लिए कंपनियों ने कई एप्लीकेशन निकाले हैं। सीधी भाषा मे यदि बात की जाए तो ‘बिटकॉइन’ आभासी मुद्रा है। यानी आप कंप्यूटर के माध्यम से बिटकॉइन यानी ‘वर्चुअल

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How can we protect journalists from harm?

Protecting the rights of journalists is one of the central premises for ensuring that the media functions efficiently and effectively as the ‘4th Arm’ of the state. Sadly, in India’s case, this hasn’t been the norm. In a recent survey undertaken by ‘Reporters without Borders’, it was reported that India ranked 136 out of 180 countries in the ‘Press Freedom Index’. The murder of fearlessly outspoken journalists in India has become a norm. In recent

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Why Newton, India’s Oscar Nomination Film Isn’t A Copy Of Secret Ballot?

Newton, a rare film that shined in Bollywood for its sheer honesty and portrayal of an honest polling officer, committed to his duties and values. Earlier in the year, the film won numerous awards at British International Film Festival (BAFTA) and was highly anticipated. It opened up to great reviews, and especially Rajkumar Rao was praised for its brilliant acting. But… The game changed when it was announced that Newton would be the official entry

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Understanding the implications of 5G technology in India

Being one of the fastest developing economies in the world is an honor that India has consistently strived for. Ensuring that people have quick, affordable, access to internet facilities is one of the central tenets of a modern nation. India has taken giant strides in that direction. In a recent report released by Internet and Mobile Association of India (IAMAI) and IMRB International, it was said, Urban India with an estimated population of 444 million

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3 essentials of Digital Video. Or the long, short (and silent) off it!

Tides always creep up unknowingly. And over the last decade whenever I have had a chance to talk about digital trends – I have realised that they are very much like tidal waves that take marketers by surprise. So I thought it’s best to start with sharing some context on digital video and let you decide if you want to spend the next five minutes to immerse yourself in this new world. * 80% of

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#5. INVESTOR PITCHING & SOME CONCENTRATED THINKING :)

  With our little start up getting more real and serious everyday, we figured we needed the real funds to start coming in. A series of investor meetings started lining up – each one with a different outcome. Some great feedback, some good and some just plain “why are you guys wasting your time with this ?” Yes , some of the feedback did hurt but ‘just keep moving’ became our constant thought and action.

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Beginning of the Grind and the Festive Season Combined

Brainstorming while experimenting different cocktails and dreams (yes, I still love Tom Cruise) at various venues was what our new family did for the next 3 months. We had a new excuse to go OUWT even more now – it was all to figure out exactly what kind of product we wanted to create. With a fair share of procrastination and some pretty fun ideas, we saw ourselves getting serious about new work quite naturally.

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Our New Family :)

So after creating a bit of a schedule for people to balance their day jobs and work on our new project , we began our very loopy , exciting ,fairly dramatic, thoroughly energising journey ! For you to understand and truly feel this, I think it is imperative for me to introduce you to our rather quirky, sometimes very random and always hysterical team . Oh and pretty smart too ! I honestly think some

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NEW VENTURE EXCITEMENT :)

After our initial enthusiasm of “it would be so cool if someone could give us a few options of where to go for a beer after work with our choice of music” , we landed up going to our usual neighbourhood bar and met a bunch of familiar faces – some of whom had a crew of friends from outa town . We got chatting with them about the usual – and after the general

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