September, 2014

Smartphones, Watch Out! Your Time Seems Up

Reading Time: 3 minutes Picture these. You are on one of your adventure trips and desperately need to quench your thirst. Instead of breaking a sweat and asking around for a nice restaurant you simply speak to your watch “Find a restaurant nearby”; and your watch presents you with feasible options and a map with directions to get to them. You are working out […]

Apple Vs. Samsung – Is it the End?

Reading Time: 2 minutes The four-year raging patent battle between Apple and Samsung seems to be calming down at a very quick pace. Besides closing all non-legal cases in the US, the rivals have foreclosed all their battles in eight other countries including South Korea, Japan, Netherlands, Germany, France, Italy, UK and Australia. The only two battles remaining are being waged in California where, […]

Wherever You Go, Your TV Follows

Reading Time: 4 minutes From convex to flat to concave television screens; from just two to three telecasts a week to a multitude of 24/7 channels, television viewing has come a long way since its inception. Gone are the days when people crowded around the idiot box to listen to the news in pin drop silence or enjoy weekend movie telecasts. Today, the television […]

Build in Style, Keep it Safe

Reading Time: 5 minutes In the second of our two-part series on the construction industry, we showcase the top five patents and patent-pending buildings and their unique designs that make them stand apart. Crystal marvels If you thought Apple only patented its technology, then here’s food for thought. Apple has at least two patented architectural splendours to its credit – the Apple Store in […]