Yes, that’s right! Google founded in America by Larry Page & Sergey Brin got its very first funding from Indian born American businessman, “Ram Shriram“. Domain name for Google was registered on September 15, 1997 & “Google Inc” was registered on September 4, 1998. Post registration , Ram Shriram (despite being skeptical about Google’s future!)… Continue reading Google Got Its First Funding & investment From An Indian!
You love coffee, right? Well, then this post is a must read for you and it’s great you are reading it. One National Cancer Institute (USA) study found that when coffee beans are roasted, one chemical called “Acrylamide” is formed (it’s the same chemical that is found in cigarette smoke!) that causes cancer! However as… Continue reading Does Coffee Cause Cancer?
“Daniel Browning Smith” also known as “The Rubberboy” is the most flexible person on the earth. He started contortion (i.e. twisting and bending body into strange and unnatural positions) at the age of four & used to perform on streets to grab people’s attention with a dream of becoming the best contortionists. Now he holds seven Guinness World… Continue reading ‘The Rubberboy’ – Most Flexible Person In The World!
We are talking about “AI Herpin” here, an American who was (in fact “is”) known as “Man Who Never Slept”. Herpin lived for 94 years (age not verified) and never slept for even a second. Well, sleep is important for life, however, Herpin’s case was medically different. It is claimed that few days prior to Herpin’s… Continue reading The Man Who Never Slept!
It’s indisputable that Apple is one of the biggest innovative & technology companies of all time. Since Apple’s launch on April 1, 1976, the tech giant has come a long way with its own share of failures & success. One such failure was Apple’s own social network called “Apple Ping“. Ping was a music-based social… Continue reading Apple’s Own Social Network! Have You Heard Of It?
Singapore has the crown of “Most Expensive City In The World”. As per the “Worldwide Cost of Living 2018” report released by The Economist Intelligence Unit based on their survey, its neither New York nor London or Paris but Singapore that has the highest cost of living. Well, it’s not surprising given the fact that… Continue reading Which is the “Most Expensive City In The World”? (It’s not New York!)
In this online world, we are connected 24/7 (Really, some people attennd the calls during sleep hours as well!). That’s the reason employees are getting work even after office hours. No quality time has left for refreshment. The situation has become so worse that one weird yet highly demanded bill is under consideration in New… Continue reading Right to Disconnect! Freedom For Not Replying to Emails, Calls & Messages!
“Neza-Chalco-Itza” of Mexico City, which is home to more than 40 lacs people, is the larget slum of the world! Most of the people living there are obviously poor & the crime rate in the area is very high due to “home of gangs” formed since 1990s. People living there practice chatholic religion & everybody… Continue reading Largest Slum Of The World & How’s Life There?
Post marriage, what normally happens is wife move to husband’s house and changes her surname (called “patrilineal” culture). Well, there is one more culture very few people are aware about – “matrilineal” culture which is opposite to the usual scenario. Under this culture, husband move to wife’s house & changes his surname. Children are also… Continue reading In this culture, Husband changes his surname and move to wife’s house!
“The Wing” is the co-working space & community space “only for women” founded in Manhattan, New York in 2016. On a mission to create space for women to advance their pursuits, Men are not allowed in “The Wing”! It’s first of its kind in that sense. We can call it “Space created by women for… Continue reading ‘The Wing’ Co-working space – What’s Special about it?
Want to feel how is it to be in Disneyland or Walt Disney world but can’t make to fly for Florida/ California & likes! Don’t worry! Our ‘Dear Google’ has come with a brilliant solution with its Google Maps. Now, Google Maps will allow you to virtually visit & experience the Disneyland. As part of… Continue reading Now Experience full Disneyland on Your Smartphone! Thanks to Google 🙂
We are talking about India, (rather, incredible India!) which is amongst the most shining countries on the today’s world map. 12% of India’s total pilots are women which is the highest percentage in the world and far better than the world average of 5.4% (Well done India! We are proud of it!). With this impressive… Continue reading This Country has highest percentage of women pilots!