A new report by App Annie – Spotlight on Consumer App Usage – takes a look at mobile user engagement in ten major markets and unveils some new insights. Read more Over 65% of mobile users install at least one app per month: App Annie
Earlier today, InFocus made a comeback of sorts in India with the launch of their budget smartphone, the InFocus Turbo 5. Priced at ₹6,999 for the base variant and ₹7,999 for the higher spec’d variant, the smartphone will go on sale on July 4 exclusively on Amazon. Read more Everything you wanted to know about InFocus
Launched earlier this week, the Startup India Hub – www.startupindiahub.org.in – is an online platform for all stakeholders of the startup ecosystem in India, including startups, investors, mentors, incubators, accelerators, aspiring entrepreneurs, service providers, and government bodies. Read more Startup India Hub offers a platform for all stakeholders of the entrepreneurial ecosystem
Earlier this week Mountain Dew announced the second edition of the popular gaming championship – Dew Arena. Read more Everything you wanted to know about Dew Arena, India’s largest gaming championship
It’s been over a year since Uber launched a unique mobility option in India – UberMOTO. Also available in markets like Thailand, UberMOTO enables riders looking to save time and money on short trips to book a ride on a motorcycle using the familiar Uber experience.
Read more UberMOTO is a masterstroke from Uber in markets like India
Disclaimer: This post is based on my experience with corporate communications team of organizations and PR and social media agencies in the technology as well as, to use the broad term, lifestyle space. Different industry sectors might have different stories to tell, and individual mileage may vary. Also, I attempt a collective media representation for bloggers, online editors, print journalists, columnists, television panellists, et al.
I was invited to speak at the HCL Social Learning conference, a maiden initiative of the L&D team at HCL. The event at Chennai saw a keynote from Naveen Naryanan, Global Head – Talent Management at HCL and four other experienced speakers with interesting speakers. Read more Mobile Learning: The Ubiquitous Learning
At the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum 2014 in Mumbai last week, Adam Gilchrist delivered a great keynote with some good humor and interesting anecdotes from the dressing room. He drew a lot of inspiration from his teammates and skippers in framing the lessons on leadership.
Read more Adam Gilchrist on Leadership: Belief, Hope, and Trust
Congratulations to all fellow Indians as India hits the landmark three-year milestone of being a polio-free country. A great win for the health department, the agencies, and all stakeholders.
Read more A Polio-free India, and a Personal Milestone
Wallets are a tricky pick for most urban men. There’s too much plastic – few credit cards and a zillion loyalty cards – that adds to the weight, and the awkward bulge comes across as a lump in your ass when you keep it in the back pocket of your jeans or trousers. No wonder, I see many of my friends pull it out when they sit at a restaurant table or in the car.
Read more Wallets for the Urban Men