Why women fashion is what it is.

Imagine yourself wearing a 5-inch heel and a pencil skirt and running around the office to your meetings. Or imagine wearing skin-tight jeans where your skin does not even breathe and have practically no pockets to hold our ever growing mobile phones or even some cash. No wonder we women end up carrying large bags! Can you do it? Hardly any men will agree to…

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How can technology empower senior citizens?

Can technology help in dealing with loneliness? If technology can keep the young hooked to their devices, can it do the same for the senior citizens? Can we build stuff that will add value to their lives? To do that you need to understand what they need, what causes them depression and sadness. And if the mind can be re-wired. A rapidly aging population is…

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How to collaborate with teams.

Collaboration is the key to building lasting things, relationships or anything that is meaningful. I am writing this post to share my learnings on collaboration that I have figured out while running my startup. This post is focused on managing cross-functional teams of engineers, designers, operations, human resources, business, vendors etc. I have realized that I can apply the same framework to my personal life…

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The future with technology: #3 The virtualness of our relationships.

Technology is evolving at a breakneck speed. This is revolutionizing every aspect of human existence including our relationships with other humans be it your parents, your spouse, kids, boss or anyone. In this post, I would want to discuss how things will change in respect to relationships especially when you are looking to find a partner. The change in expectation will be immense, accepting our…

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Things to think- Enabling the nation.

What I want people to understand from this article? 0. There is a huge number of seniors in India who are sad, frustrated, strapped and alone. Technology can help them and bring them back to the mainstream. Provide them with a better life. 1. Senior citizens can use technology to overcome the isolation they feel in the old age. 2. We should build products for…

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Love is Love.

We are finally coming out of the “RAJ”. Repealing section 377 from Indian law is a step towards building a real open society based on the fundamental right of freedom and privacy. It is a momentous day for India. We are finally breaking the shackles of the British rule by changing laws that were formed in the 19th century and coming out of it. A…

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Fitness- the new form of life crisis?

Why I wrote this article: Help myself question the new found love for extreme fitness. And to understand If under the cover of fitness I was running from something else. Everyone around me is so focused on fitness these days that I feel the current age is the most physically fit set of humans in eons. Everyone is very serious about their exercising routines, a…

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Why we (in India) don’t stop at traffic signal.

India is a land of diversity. Our behavior towards following traffic rules is also quite diverse. I move around Indian metro cities- Mumbai, Bangalore, Delhi and tier 2 cities like Jaipur etc. I have seen people stop at red signals in all of the metro cities. There will be few who would cross them but most people stop. Or maybe they stop at all the…

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