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Pranav Mistry : Changing the face of technology

Pranav Mistry : Changing the face of technology

The computer genius has created some of the most thought-provoking interfaces till date – namely Quickies, sticky notes that can be searched and can send reminders; a pen that draws in 3D; TaPuMa, a tangible public map for the physical world; Mouseless – an invisible computer mouse; SPARSH – a novel way to copy-paste data between digital devices; and Blinkbot – a gaze and blink controlled robot. Through all these experiments, Mistry “was trying to bring a part of the physical world to the digital world.”

Pranav Mistry : Changing the face of technology

DARPAN'S 10 with Alex Sangha, Founder of Sher Vancouver

DARPAN'S 10 with Alex Sangha, Founder of Sher Vancouver

We have a duty to advocate for equality and fundamental human rights foreveryone everywhere. Our beautiful corner of the world can provide support and strength and a blue print to implement improved laws for LGBTQ people around the globe.  

DARPAN'S 10 with Alex Sangha, Founder of Sher Vancouver

The Extraordinary Life of Olympian Balbir Singh Sr.

The Extraordinary Life of Olympian Balbir Singh Sr.

Since he was a child, Singh was destined to play field hockey and become the greatest player to play the sport, winning three Olympic gold medals and setting an Olympic Record and Guinness World Record for scoring the most goals in a game. 

The Extraordinary Life of Olympian Balbir Singh Sr.

Karthik Naralasetty: Socializing Change

Karthik Naralasetty: Socializing Change

Young entrepreneur Karthik Naralasetty’s social media application Socialblood has more than 300 thousand active users across the globe. This much-needed service has created a social space for thousands of potential blood donors and recipients to meet and donate through Facebook. Now, finding an ideal blood donor is just a few clicks away.

Karthik Naralasetty: Socializing Change

Gloving: Create magic with fingers

Gloving: Create magic with fingers

Gloving – a modern dance form which involves the use of fingertip LED lights to accent...

Gloving: Create magic with fingers

Connecting the World: Ajay Bhatt

Connecting the World: Ajay Bhatt

Today, the USB is found in billions of electronic devices all over the world, from webcams to cell phones and memory sticks. It has made computers easy to use, and the credit for it goes to Ajay Bhatt, co-inventor of the USB. The intelligent Indian-American computer architect and Intel Fellow talks about his invention, journey towards success, and the latest generation of the USB that hit the market two months ago.

Connecting the World: Ajay Bhatt