Google Got Its First Funding & investment From An Indian!

Google Got Its First Funding & investment From An Indian - WinfiY crunch

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!

Does Coffee Cause Cancer?

Does Coffee Cause Cancer - WinfiY crunch

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?

‘The Rubberboy’ – Most Flexible Person In The World!

Daniel Browning Smith - The Rubberboy & Most Flexible Person In The World - WinfiY crunch

“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!

The Man Who Never Slept!

AI Herpin - The Man Who Never Slept - WinfiY crunch

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!

Apple’s Own Social Network! Have You Heard Of It?

Apple Social Network - iTunes Ping - WinfiY crunch

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?

Which is the “Most Expensive City In The World”? (It’s not New York!)

Singapore is the Most Expensive City In The World - WinfiY crunch

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!)

Right to Disconnect! Freedom For Not Replying to Emails, Calls & Messages!

Right to Disconnect - WinfiY crunch

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!

Largest Slum Of The World & How’s Life There?

Neza Chalco Itza mexico is the largest slum of the world - WinfiY crunch

“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?

In this culture, Husband changes his surname and move to wife’s house!

matrilineal culture - WinfiY crunch

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’ Co-working space – What’s Special about it?

'The Wing' - Women-only Co-working-space - WinfiY crunch

“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?

Now Experience full Disneyland on Your Smartphone! Thanks to Google :)

Disneyland on Google Maps - WinfiY crunch

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 🙂

This Country has highest percentage of women pilots!

India has highest percentage of women pilots - WinfiY crunch

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!