Ramesh Patel

12 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Follower | @RameshPatel51vj | Keep up with Ramesh Patel on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Ramesh Patel”

Flipgrid Refocuses on Education, Launches Free Version

As a startup, it’s not always easy to identify when it’s time to make a change. Many companies go through multiple iterations before they can find …

It’s 2017, every city needs buses with USB ports

Smartphones have been around for a decade already<p>Tokyo has begun quietly testing out USB ports on a single bus in its metro area, according to the Japanese publication <i>IT Media</i>. There’s been no official word from Tokyo transportation authorities, and given that the test includes only one bus, that …

Roads? Where we’re going, we don’t need roads.

Investment in autonomous vehicle technology entered overdrive in 2016, and 2017 is gearing up for more of the same.<p>In the last six months of 2016, the first public self-driving taxi service hit Singapore roads, courtesy of NuTonomy, while Uber followed suit a month later in Pittsburgh. The question …

21 startups in Asia that caught our eye

Here’s our newest round-up of the featured startups on our site this week. If you have startup tips or story suggestions, feel free to email us. …

Startups

AI and Cyber-security will be more important than ever in 2017

<i>This story originally appeared on VentureBeat on December 27, 2016 and was written by</i> <i>Hira Saeed</i><i>.</i><p>Artificial intelligence may be the hot trend of 2016, …

This French startup is trying to take away one of Amazon's crucial advantages over small businesses

And this huge size helps reinforce its dominance, allowing it to offer a huge selection of items at cheap prices. Even if smaller businesses can compete with its product range in narrow fields, it's hard to keep up with it in other areas — like delivery, where the Seattle company offers relatively …

10 EdTech Tools for Encouraging Classroom Collaboration

By: Rachelle Dene Poth. Teaching students collaboration skills is important, and it can be made a lot easier with the help of EdTech. This list …

How Snapchat secretly bought a struggling startup, then bet the future on it

Hundreds of people lined up off Venice Beach boardwalk on a sunny November morning to buy Snapchat's Spectacles from a bright yellow vending machine.<p>It was the first day the $130 camera glasses went on sale, and many were there to see what all the buzz was about. Most of them worked or had friends …

A Startup Makes It Easier To Pay For Your Pot And Other Small Business Tech Stories This Week

Here are five things in technology that happened this past week and how they affect your business. Did you miss them?<p><b>1 – Microsoft introduces a CRM tool for small businesses.</b><p>Called the Outlook Customer Manager, the application will be included as part of Microsoft Office 365 Business Edition and …

Forget wearables. In the future, your clothes will connect to the internet

Imagine you’ve just purchased a new jacket from your favorite brand. You put it on for the first time, and scan a tag embedded in the sleeve with your phone. A menu of options pops up.<p>You can find information about the jacket’s design, how the brand selected only sustainable materials, and details …

Internet of Things