What is the secret behind flattering media coverage of Apple’s products?


  The secret of the flattering coverage that Apple’s products received in the past decade was the aggressive PR (Public Relations) efforts of the erstwhile CEO Steve Jobs. Back in the day, Jobs used to personally call important journalists and either mesmerized them or dominated them which is a well-known fact inside the media. SuchContinue reading “What is the secret behind flattering media coverage of Apple’s products?”

Sabad – A World Poetry Festival brings global poets to Delhi


The Sahitya Akademi in association with Ministry of Culture, Government of India has organized the Sabad – A World Poetry Festival (21-24 March 2014) to mark the celebrations of 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda and 100th year of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore’s receiving of  the Nobel Prize. “Verses which will be recited here celebrate theContinue reading “Sabad – A World Poetry Festival brings global poets to Delhi”

Weekly Photo Challenge: Layers


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First look of #Dhoom3 is here #globalannal #bollywood #aamirkhan #video


After much enthusiasm and curiosity surrounding the film, the first look motion poster of the movie is here. What you can gauge from the poster is details of a police pursuit on wireless and a tracking helicopter in the sky. Whereas Aamir Khan, who is known to be playing the role of a con inContinue reading “First look of #Dhoom3 is here #globalannal #bollywood #aamirkhan #video”

Facebook all set to leave Twitter behind in social media advertising with latest introduction of embeddable posts


With an aim to make Facebook posts the part of more public conversations, the company on Wednesday introduced embeddable posts that will be used by blogs and news organizations to include status updates, videos and photos in stories done by them from now on. The posts can be embedded in the same way as embedsContinue reading “Facebook all set to leave Twitter behind in social media advertising with latest introduction of embeddable posts”

Priyanka Chopra collaborates with Pitbull in brand new single “Exotic”- Music Video Out Now


Pitbull is known to have collaborated with some of the biggest names in the music industry, right from Jennifer Lopez, Ne-Yo and Christina Aguilera and others to name a few. However, this time around the rapper is living up to his nickname, “Mr. Worldwide” by collaborating with international beauty and Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra. PriyankaContinue reading “Priyanka Chopra collaborates with Pitbull in brand new single “Exotic”- Music Video Out Now”

BBC to air select Wimbledon matches in 3D this year


  The BBC is going ahead with its plans to broadcast some selected Wimbledon matches in 3D. The BBC is taking the endeavour as part of a two-year trial of the 3D technology. In the beginning, only semi-finals and finals have been singled out for airing. The service can be accessed by anyone with aContinue reading “BBC to air select Wimbledon matches in 3D this year”

Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement


It appears as if some serious problem is going to be created for Apple as it’s trial on ebook price fixing charges is filed by the U.S. government begins on Monday in New York. Apple will have to alone deal with the charges put across by the U.S. Department of Justice in a non-jury trial.Continue reading “Apple is alone in e-books pricing lawsuit; Publishers agreed to settlement”

Ashima Narain: Passion for Photography and Documentary Film-making


As someone who is passionately interested in Photography, I recently came across a piece of writing on Ashima Narain, the photo editor of the National Geographic Traveller India magazine. In the interview given to The Hindu, she talked about her journey in photography and documentary filmmaking so far. In the Sewri bay of Mumbai hundredsContinue reading “Ashima Narain: Passion for Photography and Documentary Film-making”

Stephen King isn’t going to release Joyland’s digital version anytime soon


  Stephen King, who has been a supporter e-book format is going for print-only format for his latest book. Although Stephen King has released his books on e-book platforms in the past but this time he’s not in the mood to bring out a digital version of his latest novel, Joyland. “I have no plansContinue reading “Stephen King isn’t going to release Joyland’s digital version anytime soon”