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Why does Bill Gates read?

Libraries were seen as endangered when books moved online and people were seen to read less. However, a company saw the perfect opportunity to build a business in the changed environmentRead more

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Keyboarding got a lot more interesting

Keyboards haven’t changed for decades. Not much anyway. They’ve gone from wired to wireless and possibly incremental upgrades like bluetooth connectivity and do on. But this one opens up new possibilitiesRead more

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India’s engine for women entrepreneurs

A happy confluence – the rapid expansion of India’s telecom network, the explosion of cheaply available data and the price drop of smartphones led to a startup that could redefine women’s emancipation in IndiaRead more

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Something’s Tookitaki about this!

Starting out as an adtech player and pivoting to a fast-growing sector, Tookitaki has made big strides in regtech, making anti money laundering detection and transaction monitoring the coreRead more

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The library that brought great returns

Libraries were not seen as investment vehicles until Kwench, a company started out of Mumbai in 2008 targeted corporate clients to provide a wide range of books delivered straight to their desks at a low investmentRead more