• Who will win the Booker Prize? – podcasts of the week

    The Man Booker Prize 2018 judges Photograph: Neil Hall/EPA Talking points The third season of Serial has lived up to its ‘much-anticipated’ status by managing the biggest debut numbers for the true-crime podcast to date: more than 1.4m listeners download each of its first two episodes. Meanwhile, another online juggernaut, TED Talks is expanding its […]

  • PODCASTS
    The Best Podcasts of 2018

    At some point in the recent past, podcastingmade the jump from DIY tech for radio wannabes to reputable mainstream medium. You may recall when podcasts first popped into the public consciousness over a decade ago along with the newly ubiquitous iPod. Despite wavering levels of popularity, podcasts never really went away, and now they are solidly […]

  • NEWS
    Don’t Overlook These Important Pieces of Expert Small Business Advice

    Running a business requires you to juggle so many different tasks — it can be easy to overlook certain things. You might not realize that your insurance coverage isn’t sufficient or that your entire sales model could be improved with a simple tweak. Luckily, members of the online small business community have plenty of insights […]

  • STARTUPS
    SEBI mulls ‘Snapchat model’ to facilitate listing of Indian startups

    Market regulator Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) is mulling over implementing a ‘Snapchat model’ for facilitating listing of Indian startups, Business Standard reported. During its initial public offering (IPO) last year, the multimedia messaging app offered shares without any voting rights. The move caught the market’s attention as it allowed founders to tap the market without giving […]

  • STARTUPS
    Edtech startups in India: a ray of hope for transforming the learning experience

    From distance education to cultural preservation, digital platforms are transforming the way learning is visualised and presented, with wide-ranging implications for publication of educational content, access by users around the world, and business models for sustainable social impact. Governments and academic institutes, as well as tech providers and entrepreneurs can jointly transform the definition of […]

  • QUOTES
    Quotes of the Week: Handmaid’s Tale, American Woman, Younger and More

    Just a few short hours before SpongeBob SquarePants gets his ego stroked at the Tony Awards, we’re honoring the best soundbites from the medium where he got his humble start. Our latest batch of Quotes of the Weekincludes a mea culpa from Full Frontalhost Samantha Bee, a Star Warsreference courtesy of The Handmaid’s Tale, a reflection on sexual misconduct […]