Loknath Das May 26, 2019 0 comments

Diversity amid enhancing innovations in technology

While the odds are that most are familiar with the name Nokia, they may not be aware of the major role the firm currently plays in Japan’s telecommunications scene. John Harrington, CEO of Nokia Japan, is keen to address this. In a recent interview with The Japan Times, Harrington shared
Loknath Das May 25, 2019 0 comments

First American Financial Leaked 800-plus Million Sensitive Mortgage Documents

A whistleblower and a security researcher have reported a data leak of epic proportions. Their discovery: a trove of more than 800 million mortgage documents overflowing with incredibly sensitive personal data that includes detailed bank account information. GETTY The documents were scanned copies and they were leaking from firstam.com, the
Loknath Das May 18, 2019 0 comments

Can Technology Help Safeguard Democracy?

It’s election season in India and that means only one thing; that for a change, the country’s collective consciousness is not engrossed in Bollywood or cricket. Everyone, from your local rickshaw-puller to your boss, is busy debating who’ll be the last man (or woman) standing in this desi game of
Loknath Das May 15, 2019 0 comments

What does small business want from the federal election?

What are the challenges for small business? In Sydney’s north, Christine Pope runs a holistic healthcare business and finds the biggest challenge is juggling her roles as a practicing naturopath and a business owner, with the latter requiring her to stay on top of changing regulations. “Every time things change,
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Loknath Das May 13, 2019 0 comments

Privacy, a year later: How the GDPR has affected AI-powered marketing

It’s been almost a year since the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) went into effect. The goal of the regulation? To help EU citizens control their personal data and how it’s collected, shared and used. But the sweeping nature of the GDPR means that it’s not just EU-based websites
Loknath Das May 10, 2019 0 comments

The Avengers: Endgame Marketing Campaign: 4 Lessons for Marketers

The Infinity Saga has reached its crescendo in Avengers: Endgame. In just the first week, the movie has become the eighth highest grossing film of all time. Let’s look at how Marvel’s marketing strategy has contributed to the success of the movie. The 22nd movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe
Loknath Das May 8, 2019 0 comments

Five tips on exercising safely while pregnant

1. Aim for two hours’ weekly activity A recent study has found that exercising during pregnancy can protect offspring from obesity later in life – the first time that has been demonstrated for non-obese women. Dr Daghni Rajasingam, consultant obstetrician and spokesman for the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in
Loknath Das May 6, 2019 0 comments

A Customer Service Guide For Small Businesses, In Honor Of Small Business Week

Customer service excellence, for any sized business, is one of the most effective ways to build and sustain a competitive advantage.  Yet when it comes to small business, there is, arguably,  even more at stake. When you’re small, every disappointed customer is, potentially, a disaster, and every delighted customer has the potential to provide your business
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Loknath Das May 5, 2019 0 comments

10 Expert Tips to Help Your Small Business Bring in More Paying Customers

Businesses try a lot of advanced techniques to market and grow. But at the end of the day, most of your success comes from making as many sales as possible. To improve your bottom line and bring in as many customers as possible, check out these sales tips from members
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Loknath Das April 30, 2019 0 comments

Stressed during exams? Junk food may be to blame: Study

Students reporting higher levels of stress tended to snack more often, researchers said. (Source: Thinkstock Image) Eating a poor quality diet, including less fruits and vegetables and more fast food, is associated with increased stress during university examinations, according to a study unveiled Monday. “Stress has long been implicated in
Loknath Das April 29, 2019 0 comments

How Technology is Improving the Lives of Animals

When we think about recent advances in technology, we tend to think about the smartphone in our pockets, the increasingly advanced computers in the cars that we drive, or the medical advances like CRISPR gene-editing. While it’s easy to think about all the ways technology has benefited humans, major technological
Loknath Das April 28, 2019 0 comments

Maximum Heart Rate for Exercise Is Down to 1 Factor

ou have your sneakers on, your FitBit is charged, but now what? When you exercise, your heart and breathing rates increase, delivering greater quantities of oxygen from the lungs to the blood, then to exercising muscles. Determining an optimal heart rate for exercise depends on your exercise goal, age, and