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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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The Blockchain Implementations- Reputation System

  The Blockchain is an interesting technology. If it can be implemented in its real sense it has the potential to change the world- not sure for good or for bad. There are of implementations of blockchain that if done will alleviate lives for a lot of people, reduce corruption, increase accountability and increase the living standards for everyone. In this post, I will talk…

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The future with technology:#1 Rethinking death.

What might be the greatest scientific innovation look like? How can science solve the greatest mystery of all- Death. “Bhagwat Gita- You don’t die you just change your clothes. It is more relevant now than ever.” All our memories can be constructed. Or rather we can make a memory we like. If we think of any memory of our childhood we can change it by replacing…

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Why and How to build a great product delivery team.

Upside9 was started by doing custom projects for clients who came solely via references. For a couple of months, we build projects for clients, then started to build our own products, burnt hands and then again started doing what we were good at- Building a great product or building a great product delivery team. While we served our customers we also optimized our processes so…

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