When apps and love come up in a conversation, we ready ourselves for some lame stories of another Tindr swipe gone-wrong or questions of whether we tried the latest contender for OkCupid. Taking love (and lust) online is fast becoming a need versus a last-ditch option. There is a limit to how long a man or… Continue reading Data-driven Insights for Dating
The Science Immersion + Interactivity = Tele-Presence. That is how the VR techies define Virtual Reality. For us regular folks, here is a simpler definition: Virtual reality is computer generated environment that allows the user to experience an alternate reality. This reality may or may not resemble 'real life'. The headset uses two small lenses… Continue reading Virtual Reality: Untapped Opportunity
Sound that You Can Wear "...“You’re going to change the word listen to feel,” says Timbaland. “It’s about whole body, completing the experience.” ... SubPac is creating its own physical-sound category through two unique products: the SubPac M2, a wearable vest, and the SubPac S2, a seatback device. Similar to sub woofers in the back… Continue reading the world on the web this week
The purpose behind writing this is to explore the utility of Virtual Reality Headsets and the accompanying software, beyond the narrow scope of Entertainment. Google Glassware - Where are you? I often ponder and while pondering, I often think about failed technology. Google Glass and it's accompanying apps (Glassware) qualifies for such a thought… Continue reading Virtual Reality Headsets: Beyond Entertainment
Blockchain is today what Big Data/ Cloud Data was back in 2012- part new-kid-on-the-block and part mysterious technological chanteuse. Everybody's talking about it, everybody wants a piece of it and almost everybody is intrigued by it. The open ledger-mining method for tracking, trading and creating digital -slash- cryptocurrency called Bitcoin for monetary transactions across the internet… Continue reading bits, bytes, blockchain
**ICYMI - The most tweet-worthy stories in #Gender in #Pakistan this week: Source: Propakistani.pk Website & Dawn Website Uber in Pakistan features in both the #gender and the #tech category this week, as Dawn/Reuters covers Uber Pakistan's efforts to allay fears about conduct of it's workforce with upfront sexual harassment training. This follows the company being… Continue reading ICYMI : Uber in Pakistan + Women Right’s Bill
What Lahore desperately needs is an affordable Co-working space which is open to all types of professional, techies and non-techies, entrepreneurs, freelancers, cottage-industry workers, bakers and yes, even musicians.