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PIX: Online age brings down a 244-year-old ICON

The convenient gadget age of iPads and Kindles have probably shot down its bulkiest ancestor. The Encyclopedia Britannica, which has been in continuous print since it was first published in......

The real greatness of Indians is that we are consensual

Sanjaya Baru, former media advisor to prime minister Manmohan Singh, delivered the second H Y Sharada Prasad memorial lecture on media, business and government recently in Delhi. Sharada Prasad was......

Indian American girl wins Spelling Bee

In her fourth appearance at the annual spelling marathon, a supremely-confident Kavya Shivashankar, 13, of Olathe, Kansas, breezed through to win the 82nd Scripps National Spelling Bee competition,......

It must be true...I read it on Wikipedia!

Six years after Wikipedia, the referencing portal, which allows users to edit information, was hosted by Jimmy Wales, it has become the butt of jokes for bringing 'democracy to knowledge.'"Who is......

Weaving it together: Web 2.0

Why don't you just change it, uncle, if you feel so strongly about it?" asked Rohit with a hint of irritation. He is my friend's son, all of fourteen years and having been brought up entirely in......

This cell phone also kills germs

There's a video playing these days at New York's Museum of Modern Art about a curvaceous cell phone called 'Morph'. Unlike your typical phone, this one's form-fitting: It wraps around your wrist......

Wikipedia planning search engine

As part of efforts to widen its reach and showcase the power of 'wikis,' online encyclopedia Wikipedia is planning a search engine that is intended to rival that of Google."Yes, Wikimedia......
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7 lessons I learned from spending years trying to improve every aspect of my life

Julie Jacobs AJ Jacobs. For the last several years, I've attempted to live my life as a human guinea pig and improve every aspect of it. I've... ...

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Sudhanshu Palsule

Sudhanshu Palsule on what it means to be a leader in a world without distance or hierarchy + Comment now + Single Page View Email Print... ...

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What's more Indian than a pakora?

By Vir Sanghvi I disappointed so many people aa few weeks ago by pointing out that the samosa is not an Indian invention (it comes from the... ...

http://www.navhindtimes.in/whats-more-indian-than-a-pakora/
Here's what Americans get wrong about Cinco de Mayo

For most Americans, Cinco de Mayo means an excuse to drink tequila , eat Mexican food, and party hard . Turns out in Mexico, though, the holiday... ...

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Wikipedia's success

The death of Encyclopedia Britannica is not a vindication of the rise of Wikipedia (The web app that made information free, April 3). For decades,... ...

http://www.thehindu.com/opinion/letters/wikipedias-success/article7065663.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication

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