Yash Kotak

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Why do IITians make for the most successful tech entrepreneurs in India?

After seeing the challenges that Explara founder Santosh Panda faces as an entrepreneur, his wife often jokes that she wants their sons (aged six and four) to study at an Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).<p>After all, IIT alumni are leading the pack in India’s red-hot technology startup space. …


Why Homejoy Failed … And The Future Of The On-Demand Economy

Sam Madden Contributor<p>Sam Madden is a co-founder of PocketSuite.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>With Google, Facebook And Nextdoor, What’s Next For Lead Generation?<br>• Can Entrepreneurs Succeed In Today’s On-Demand World?<p>On the heels of Homejoy’s failure, the fundamental “on-demand marketplace” model …


Beyond Wearable Tech: Philips and Connected Health

Health tech was a big theme at SXSW last week, and I met up with Liat Ben-Zur, Senior Vice-President and Digital Technology Leader at Philips, to find out about how the longstanding tech giant is approaching the digital health revolution.<p>Given its broad reach across consumer and business …

The Beastgrip Pro Turns Your Phone Into A Mobile Video Rig

The Beastgrip Pro is a rig system for your phone that lets you take better photos and video by adding stability, mics, lights, and lenses.<p>Nearly every aspect is modular or expandable. Depending on what you need to shoot, you might put your phone on a tripod for smoother shots, add a directional mic …

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