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Tech Mahindra and the Acquisition of Satyam Computers (A)

Access to case studies expires six months after purchase date.<p>Publication Date: <b>January 07, 2014</b><p>Set in 2008, the case details Tech Mahindra, an information technology (IT) company within the Mahindra Group, an Indian multi-industry company with a diverse stable of businesses including automotives, …

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You Can Explain eBay's $50 Billion Turnaround With Just This One Crazy Story

Between 2005 and 2007, its stock price was cut in half and its market cap shrank by $30 billion.<p>In October 2007, eBay admitted that Skype, a company it had acquired for $2.5 billion two years earlier, was actually worth less than half of that.<p>During the third quarter of 2007, eBay lost money for …

Americans shrug off worries over aging population

A Pew Research Center report looks at the challenges of aging in 21 countries.<p>Americans are less worried than people in other countries about the challenges posed by an increasingly aging population, according to a new report.<p>The report by the Pew Research Center, released today, combines survey …

Articles about 8 light filled rooms we love on Dwell.com - Dwell

Method Homes’ compact Element 1 prefab model rises to the challenge of a difficult building site.<p>Somewhere between the fanciful beasts of Where the Wild Things Are and the hand-drawn charm of Marimekko, the characters in the...<p>DWELL Your Rooms We Love OFFICIAL COMPETITION...<p>Las Vegas designer Logan …

Utah to Eliminate Homelessness With Entirely Logical Solution

Despite rising poverty across the US, homelessness has decreased 69% in Utah over the past five years and is even expected to be eliminated this …

6 Apps That Fit Charity Into Your Daily Routine

Social Good Apps That Fit Into Your Daily Routine<p>1. Instead<p>2. I Can Go Without<p>3. Charity Miles<p>4. One Today<p>5. Donate a Photo<p>6. Check-in for Good<p>A pen …

Who is Elon Musk? Tech billionaire, SpaceX cowboy, Tesla pioneer – and real life Iron Man

By the time Elon Musk founded the company that would become PayPal, in 1999, he had already built and sold one internet business. But this time he hit the jackpot.<p>Already wealthier than most of us will ever dream of being, he netted close to $180 million from PayPal’s sale to eBay, enough to retire …

The car that put India on wheels

On December 14, 1983, Harpal Singh, after paying the princely sum of Rs 47,500, was handed over the keys to the first Maruti by then Prime Minister …

The secret Hong Kong facility that uses boiling goo to mine Bitcoins

A single bitcoin is now worth over $1,000, but the process of mining for the digital currency — in which people devote computing power to facilitate global Bitcoin transactions and secure the currency's network — is growing increasingly expensive. Serious miners have started to build dedicated …

Autoblog Brings Automotive Obsession to Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / October 8, 2013<p>Autoblog is the online site for people who are obsessed with cars.<p>Staffed with its own editorial and photography …

JPMorgan humiliates itself in front of all of Twitter

<b>(Reuters/Yuri Gripas)</b><p>An invitation to ask the vice chairman questions elicits quite a lot of excellent ones — here are the best<p>Jim Newell<p>November 14, 2013 8:46pm (UTC)<p>God, the folks who run JPMorgan Chase are so smart. So smart! Heroes, too -- never forget how they were nice enough to take over …

Work Until You Die? More Middle Class Americans Say They Can Never Retire

Forget pushing retirement off a few years. A growing number of Americans believe they’ll be working until death.<p>An alarming 37% of middle class Americans believe they’ll work until they’re too sick or until they die.<p>Another 34% believes retirement will come at the ripe age of 80. Just two years ago …

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Inside Fukushima's exclusion zone, a farmer sheltered over 500 abandoned animals

As he visited the area around Japan's stricken Fukushima nuclear plant last month, photographer Damir Sagolj saw towns and villages that had been abandoned and met people whose lives had been irrevocably changed by the disaster of March 11, 2011.<p>Inside the exclusion zone around the plant, Sagolj …

A Monochrome Lego Set To Teach Tomorrow’s Architects

Six cutting-edge design firms have teamed up with the world’s most popular brick-maker to impart the core principles of modern architecture.<p>The first thing you’ll notice about the Lego Architecture Studio is that it’s white. There are no colors, no shades, no pigments, no hues here. It is as white …

Contemporary Garden Room Built on a Strict Budget by Capital A Architecture

<b>Garden Room</b> is a project designed by Capital A Architecture in Edinburgh, a house extension requested by the owner, when extra space was needed. …

Water ATMs emerge in India’s urban slums — a clean water breakthrough?

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Many of the residents of Savda Ghevra — a resettled slum in the western part of Delhi, India — spend several hours a day …

Study reveals 'true' material cost of development say researchers

<b>Current methods of measuring the full material cost of imported goods are highly inaccurate say researchers.</b><p>In a new study, they found that three times as many raw materials are used to process and export traded goods than are used in their manufacture.<p>Richer countries who believe they have …

Japan to fight Internet addiction with 'fasting camps'

According to a recent government-funded study in Japan, 518,000 students between the ages of 12 and 18 are "pathologically" addicted to the Internet. The study, conducted by Nihon University, surveyed 100,000 students, finding 8.1 percent to be in a suspected state of Internet addiction.<p>Of those …

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Boot up: Samsung's China trouble, why AI isn't, 3D Fantasy printing, and more

Plus beware the MotoX small print, new Nexus 7 shows touchscreen problems, who switches where, and more<p>A burst of 9 links for you to chew over, as picked by the Technology team<p>China's share in Samsung Electronics' net sales falls >> Yonhap News<p>Samsung Electronics Co. is struggling in the Chinese …

10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

Can you spend a week without cash?

Is it possible to survive on the host of digital and virtual currency options now available? Frank Swain says goodbye to his wallet and finds out.<p>The crunch point came when I stood outside a cafe in the bucolic Devonshire town of Totnes, pondering the questionable ethics of taking food away from a …

Indian real estate: time to pile in, thanks to the falling rupee?

Print this page<p>As the Indian rupee hits record lows against the dollar, there are all sorts of knock-on effects. Perhaps take a holiday to India or …

What happened to Japan's electronic giants?

<b>Japan's electronic giants once ruled the world. Sony, Panasonic, Sharp were household names. Now those same companies are in deep trouble, losing billions of dollars a year. How have the mighty Japanese companies fallen so low? The BBC's Rupert Wingfield-Hayes in Tokyo looks at what went wrong.</b><p>If …

MISSING OUT ON BILLIONS: These 10 People Made Some Of The Saddest Choices In Tech History

The folks on this list sure could have used that.<p>The tech industry is littered with stories of people making choices that would cost them hundreds of millions or even billions of dollars.

Home networking explained, part 5: Setting up a home router

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This article was first published on March 26, 2013 and updated on July 1, 2016 with up-to-date information.</i><p>It might seem like a daunting task to set up a new home router. But it doesn't have to be if you understand the most common way routers are managed: through the web interface. …

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Dr Subramanian Swamy talks about Indian Foreign Policy on Sudarshan News TV

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