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Nikola Tesla’s 20 Extraordinary Facts and Secrets

May 6th, 2017 - Filed under People

Nikola Tesla was one of the most amazing inventors of the world who was extremely underrated and did not receive the appropriate recognition he deserved. He possessed one of the most unique set of skills which categorized him as a genius. As a futurist and an inventor he proposed several technological ideas which we use today. One of his most notable contributions to science and technology was the design of the AC electric supply system used today.

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He proposed solutions in electricity, telephony, mechanical engineering which was mostly overlooked by the community because most of them were then considered as farfetched and nearly impossible, but are of use in our daily lives today. Read more…

20 Interesting Facts about WikiLeaks Founder Julian Assange

January 7th, 2017 - Filed under People

Julian Assange is one of the famous journalists of this time due to his founding of WikiLeaks. He is an Australian publisher, journalist, and computer programming expert. He found the WikiLeaks, a non-profit organization in 2006. He has been the editor-in-chief since the establishment of the WikiLeaks.

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Although there is much information already floating on the internet about Julian Assange but there is much more about this legend still to discover. His interesting personality makes us more curious to know more about him. Read more…

Wikileaks Founder Julian Assange: 20 Secrets You Don’t Know

December 29th, 2016 - Filed under People

If you are a regular reader of WikiLeaks, you must be knowing its founder, Julian Assange. Moreover, you must also be familiar with the fact that he is an Australian publisher, journalist and computer programmer who founded the non-profit organization, viz. WikiLeads, in 2006 and has been serving it since its establishment as editor-in-chief.

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Though you may have good information about Mr. Assange; however, with the release of The Fifth Estate in 2013, many of us have become excited and curious to more about the legend. Therefore, I have come up to update you with 20 Interesting facts that you might not be aware of about Julian, stated as follows: Read more…

15 Facts: Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook Wants China Market with Any Compromises

December 18th, 2016 - Filed under People

A Short History of Mark Zuckerberg

Mark Zuckerberg is CEO and founder of Facebook, which he began in his school in the year 2004 with room-mates Dustin Moskovitz and Chris Hughes from New York City. Zuckerberg is in charge of setting the overall direction and strategy of the product for the organization. He leads Facebook’s design of development and services of its infrastructure and core technology. Mark learnt computer science at Harvard University before moving the organization to Palo Alto, California.

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Previously, Zuckerberg developed and designed a music suggestion system called Synapse and a peer-to-peer client named Wirehog. Later, he decided to leave those two projects for the pursuance of new tasks. Zuckerberg went to Harvard University and educated with computer science before establishing Facebook. Read more…

Elon Musk: 9 Little Known Facts to Reveal the Man behind the Mask

October 26th, 2016 - Filed under People

In the global world of business and finance, Elon Musk is a rising star. Actually, he arrived on the entrepreneurial scene some time ago and has been flying high with four extraordinary business ventures that have, or have the potential, to fundamentally change the world we live in.

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Elon Musk is that rare breed of entrepreneur with a vision that stretches far beyond the horizon. He is the founder of PayPal and the CEO of Tesla Motors – both phenomenally successful in their respective fields. If that wasn’t enough, his company SpaceX aims to create the technologies needed to reduce commercial space transportation costs in order to, ultimately, colonise Mars. SpaceX is worth $12.5 billion. Oh, and he also owns clean energy firm SolarCity, with a possible merger with Tesla rumoured to be on the cards. Read more…

15 Famous Entrepreneurs Who Dropped out of College

October 10th, 2016 - Filed under People

Entrepreneur is the word that has been doing the buzz all around, isn’t it? With so many opportunities that technology has to offer, everyone now, at least, tries their hands at it.

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Since childhood, we are told to study and to study a lot, get a graduation degree. But, nobody told us that getting a college degree would cost us hundreds of thousands of dollars and also merely getting a degree doesn’t bring us success, you still have to work hard a little more with each passing day but you would be astonished to know that most of the successful entrepreneurs whose services and products are an integral part of your life never completed their graduation i.e they are college dropout. There are extraordinary people who took a different route and bear the fruits of their step for the rest of their lives. Read more…

24 Alibaba Infographics About Jack Ma & The Chinese Internet Giant

September 21st, 2014 - Filed under People

Alibaba is China’s one of the largest e-commerce companies. With its three famous sites Alibaba.com, Taobao and Tmall, the tech giant handles hundreds of millions of active users and hosts millions of businesses. One of the impressive facts is that Alibaba’s total transactions last year has reached $248 billion which is more than both eBay and Amazon.com combined. The astronomical figures also made Alibaba dominating 80% of China’s online shopping market.

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Following Alibaba’s debut on Wall Street raising an initial $21.8 billion from its IPO, the stock rocketed high in the first day of trade. The Chinese Internet giant successfully generated tremendous buzz among worldwide investors, both institutional and individual.

In today’s blog post, we would like to showcase 24 infographics that give you some interesting facts, figures and stories about Alibaba and its spiritual co-founder Jack Ma. Read more…

The Story of Steve Jobs (1955 – 2011)

October 10th, 2011 - Filed under People

On October 5, 2011, Steven Paul “Steve” Jobs, former CEO of Apple, died in California at age 56, seven years after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. He was a visionary, pioneer and genius in the field of business, innovation, and product design, and a man who had profoundly changed the face of the modern world. His death was widely mourned and considered a huge loss to the world.

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In today’s post, we would like to share with you the story of this legendary visionary. We’ve collected many great photos and amazing videos about him which would definitely be inspirational and motivational to you all. Indeed, Steve Jobs has not only changed the world with his innovative products and memorable quotes, but also with his stories of life and careers. Read more…

Top 24 People Who Changed the Internet

July 2nd, 2011 - Filed under People

Can you live without Internet? Well I think most of the people will say “No”. Today we heavily depend on Internet to accomplish our daily tasks. Apart from browsing web for information and sending emails, Internet also allows us to connect people through social media, pay various bills online, watch movies online, and much more things that you can and cannot imagine. Do you know who are the people that made a big impact on the direction of the web? Here we’ve compiled a list of people that changed the Internet and revolutionized the way we live, work, learn, and play.

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The Tech Supper

April 8th, 2011 - Filed under People

President Barack Obama joins a toast with technology executives including Apple’s Steve Jobs and Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg at a dinner in Woodside, California, Feb. 17, 2011.

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Here’s the full list of attendees:- Read more…