Beauty & the Beast and the gay subplot (Sarcastic Review)


The Disney film studio has been known for its children oriented movies. That is inclusive of its ability to hide childhood fairy tales within the conundrum of adult action. Easily perceived with its latest live-action remake of “the Beauty and the Beast”. A movie and story that actually tests the patience of its makers and… Read More Beauty & the Beast and the gay subplot (Sarcastic Review)

There is difference between a cashless economy and a cashless- enabled economy


In the month of November 2016, the demonetization of Rs. 1000 and Rs. 500 currency notes in India led common men through troubled times. In the wake of opposition and rising voices of dissent, the government changed its stance from citing black money as a reason to aiming for a cashless society. But the vision… Read More There is difference between a cashless economy and a cashless- enabled economy

Why naming cities after airport is a bad idea? (Pun)


The scourge of renaming streets, avenues, alleys, and cities is not unprecedented, neither is the idea of renaming an airport.  Recently, the Uttar Pradesh government in India renamed the Gorakhpur Airforce Station to Mahayogi Goraknath Airport after the founder of the Nath monastic movement; and likewise, the Agra Airport to RSS ideologue Pandit Deen Dayal… Read More Why naming cities after airport is a bad idea? (Pun)

How companies feed on people’s nostalgia?


Have you ever thought how nostalgia is played out in the telecom market? Presumably the smartphone market these days. New technologies play their disruptions by recreating familiar things i.e. design cues that evoke old objects inter alia software mimicking the look of the old things it has replaced. Primary examples being the settings icon that… Read More How companies feed on people’s nostalgia?