Business

Indra Nooyi Resigns as Pepsi CEO

Indra Nooyi Resigns as Pepsi CEO

“Today is a day of mixed emotions for me. @PepsiCo has been my life for 24 years & part of my heart will always remain here. I’m proud of what we’ve done & excited for the future. I believe PepsiCo’s best days are yet to come.” With...
Indian E-Commerce’s Coming of Age & Repetition of History

Indian E-Commerce’s Coming of Age & Repetition of History

Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart demonstrates both Indian e-commerce’s coming of age and a repetition of history. US giants will spend billions in India because they see huge opportunities, and this will produce a short-term boon for Indian consumers. When the dust...
Why India’s Investors Need to Get Over Their Inferiority Complex

Why India’s Investors Need to Get Over Their Inferiority Complex

Walmart’s acquisition of Flipkart has created shockwaves in India, with the realisation that the vast majority of its $16 billion price will go to foreign investors, namely Tiger Global, SoftBank, Naspers, and Accel Partners. Now Indian investors are kicking...
While Facebook Faces the Music, Maybe it is Time to #DeleteWhatsApp

While Facebook Faces the Music, Maybe it is Time to #DeleteWhatsApp

It is time to hold all the social media companies accountable for their massive breaches of our privacy WhatsApp differentiates itself from Facebook by touting its end-to-end encryption. “Some of your most personal moments are shared with WhatsApp”, it says, so “your...
Why it may be time to put self-driving cars in the slow lane

Why it may be time to put self-driving cars in the slow lane

A self-driving Uber car fatally crashed into a pedestrian in Tempe, Ariz., last week, tragically illustrating the fears that some of us have long held about the dangers of these technologies. The woman appeared from a darkened area onto a road, and the police said the...
Indian Designer Brings Professional Interior Design to Military Families

Indian Designer Brings Professional Interior Design to Military Families

This Indian-Born Designer Is Helping Military Families Across America Founder Sheena Newman launched the company as a need to create beautifully designed spaces at an affordable price. As the wife of a Marine Corps officer, the couple moved over six times in the span...