• MOTIVATION
    Trash-Talking at Work Can Actually Boost Motivation and Performance

    From bosses to athletes to even brands, most of us engage in trash-talking occasionally. While this critical chatter might seem like it could have only negative repercussions, it turns out it can spark those being talked about to work harder, depending on the context. To determine the true effects of trash-talking, Wharton School visiting scholar […]

  • STARTUPS
    Korea to boost Sri Lankan startups

    Sri Lankan startups are presented with an opportunity to receive a further boost this year with the Republic of Korea announcing the ‘2017 K-Startup Grand Challenge’ in Colombo yesterday. The K–Startup Grand Challenge, an initiative of National IT Industry Promotion Agency (NIPA), is a project conducted and financed by the Korean government. The global startup […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Swap caffeine for stair-walking to boost energy, motivation

    Researchers say that walking up and down stairs may be more effective than caffeine for increasing energy and motivation. Researchers from the University of Georgia found that sleep-deprived adults who walked up and down stairs at a regular pace for 10 minutes felt more energized and motivated than those who consumed 50 milligrams of caffeine […]

  • MOTIVATION
    Swap caffeine for stair-walking to boost energy, motivation

    Researchers from the University of Georgia found that sleep-deprived adults who walked up and down stairs at a regular pace for 10 minutes felt more energized and motivated than those who consumed 50 milligrams of caffeine – the equivalent to one can of soda. Study co-author Patrick J. O’Connor, of the Department of Kinesiology at […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    Vocus.io Chrome Extension Aims to Boost Email Productivity

    Usefulness Functionality Price Summary Vocus.io is a Chrome extension that will help you to accurately track email opens and link clicks, find any person’s email from their name, automate “gentle reminder” followups and more. Want to keep better track of your email? Vocus.io, is a Google Chrome browser extension that founder Ahmad AlNaimi says will “dramatically […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    8 Simple Ways to Boost Your WiFi Signal

    WiFi is considered the most useful and significant aspects of using a computer. But sometimes, working on a WiFi connection can get too frustrating due to poor signal strengths resulting in slow internet connections. There are certain ways that you can implement to boost your home/business WiFi signal in the best possible way. This article […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    20 Tools to Boost Security at Your Small Business While on a Budget

    The prevalence of digital technology has made small business owners keenly aware of the security threats they face. However, it is just as important for them to be aware of the physical security threats that threaten their business. Protecting your place of business, whether it is in your home or a retail space, has become […]

  • NEWS
    Medicine gets the digital boost

    Telemedicine is the use of technology for remote diagnosis. Digital tech has visibly disrupted healthcare by changing the way care delivery models are developed, connect data to drive decision-making and systematize processes. Telemedicine is the use of technology for remote diagnosis. According to a report by research rm PwC, India’s digital connectivity is expected to […]

  • STARTUPS
    Uber launches Dial an Uber to boost user base

    Photo: Reuters The general consensus is that with Uber selling its China business to rival Didi Chuxing, the Indian market becomes even more important for the ride-hailing service. And right on cue, too. The company has wasted no time in adding two new booking features, aimed solely at increasing the convenience aspect. Click here for […]