Self Parking Slippers and Chairs – Remarkable

I came across this interesting article about self parking slippers in the newspaper today. My curiosity level went up when I realized it was from Nissan as a good friend of mine, Tony, is deeply involved in the thick of actions in technology there. When I pinged him on this, he directed me to a …

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ALS Ice Bucket Challenge – Classic Viral Marketing Example

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a classic viral marketing example that has to be studied by any one interested in marketing. ALS Ice Bucket Challenge involves dumping a bucket of ice on yourself to show your support to the spread the awareness about ALS. ALS stands for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig’s …

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Parkinsonsvoice – check Parkinsons by making a phone call

I came across this interesting TED talk about how a person named Max Little is attempting to make it easy for early detection of Parkinson’s Disease, by allowing people to make a phone call and take a three minute test. The website to go to for this is http://www.parkinsonsvoice.org . This test aims at collecting …

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My 2013 New Year Resolution – Get Fit and Stay Fit – yet again

I have the habit of getting setting up my new year resolutions ahead of time. I just realized that it was time to think of my new year resolution and guess what, I have not changed my new year resolution for three consecutive years. This year again, it is ‘Get Fit and Stay Fit’. If …

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New Year Resolution Reminder – Get Fit and Stay Fit

My resolution for this year is also the same: Get Fit and Stay Fit. (I know I try to take my resolutions ahead of time). I remember writing a blog about this topic last year, to Get Fit and Stay Fit. I am not sure if the list of tasks recommended in the above link …

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Brushing you teeth after breakfast?

Went with my son for his semi-annual dental checkup and I learnt an interesting thing from his dentist. We are used to brushing our teeth once in the morning (I have the habit of doing it as soon as I wake up) and once before going to bed. The dentist gave a new suggestion that …

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