September, 2015

Adieu Gas Stations. Road Chargers are Here

Reading Time: 3 minutes Imagine a time when you can travel thousands of miles in your car without ever needing to stop to refuel. This is no dream of a future at 2050 but something that’s already come into existence and is being put through a heavy stress test. Britain has been testing a road infrastructure project that can charge electric vehicles while they […]

Fake Brands – Symbols of Affluence or Mere Folly?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Indecisive shopping attitude and uninformed (read impulsive) shopping sprees can end up in replicas of brand products – fake in the absolute sense.  And when that is a high end label or a well-known international brand, much is at stake. Both for the buyer and the brand! In one of my online shopping sprees, I came across a website offering […]

Swap Batteries and Zoom Away in an E-Scooter

Reading Time: 3 minutes What do you do when the battery in your e-bike drains out? Well, simply swap it with a new one at a gas station and zoom away! In the last two blogs of this series, this blogger discussed how e-bikes are poised to change the future of urban mobility, with smart wheels that make riding easier. Alongside come smart e-scooters too […]

Technology Powers Offside Refereeing in Football

Reading Time: 4 minutes “The arrival of technology for me was a problem. I was not against goal-line technology but I was against further technology, because you begin with goal-line technology but then you have to have offside technology, penalty technology — and that is the end of football for me. If you have 10 offsides each side per game, then 20 times the […]

Future-Smart Wheels Power Up E-Bikes

Reading Time: 2 minutes E-bikes employ a whole range of cool technologies that are paving the way for future urban mobility. Considering the quick pace at which cities are growing today, efficient e-bikes are going to change the future of urban travel. In the second of a three-part series, this blogger takes you through interesting technologies that are set to become an integral aspect […]