Luxurious catamarans to ferry passengers across cities in Goa

Drishti Marine managed by Goa’s premier lifeguard agency plans to operate ferries between a few prominent locations in Goa this November including one between the Goa Airport Ferry Terminal at Baina beach, Vasco to Panaji. “A free shuttle service will be available between the ferry terminal and the airport for the convenience of passengers,” G Ravi Shankar, … Continue reading “Luxurious catamarans to ferry passengers across cities in Goa”

How vocational training in coding can boost India’s job market

Image by: Hyperloop One Writing for Wired, Clive Thompson recently labelled coding a blue collar job. The assertion seems contradictory – isn’t coding the stuff of sheer mathematical genius, learned at four-year degrees in high-ranking universities and elevated to a sacrosanct Silicon-Valley pedestal? Not anymore. Increasingly digitised infrastructures surface fresh job parameters to fulfil emerging … Continue reading “How vocational training in coding can boost India’s job market”

Hyperloop likely to choose freight first over passengers

Over the past few months, the Hyperloop has proved its mettle as the fifth mode of transportation after it cleared multiple test runs including a full systems test which managed to propel the Hyperloop One pod to speeds touching 309 kph which may eventually exceed 1127 kph in the near future. This innovative transportation alternative … Continue reading “Hyperloop likely to choose freight first over passengers”

Zunum’s hybrid-electric airliner to launch by 2022

Image by: Zunum Aero Zunum, a Seattle based startup backed by venture arms of Boeing Co. and Jet Blue Airways Corp. plans to deliver hybrid e-planes by 2022 which could reduce the time and cost of trips under 1,600 km. The hybrid electric jet will seat up to 12 people, fly up to 700 miles … Continue reading “Zunum’s hybrid-electric airliner to launch by 2022”

Diwali flames e-commerce giants to vamp up logistics

E-tail giants, Amazon and Flipkart, began preparations to double their offerings and logistics chains early last month in preparation for India’s largest and grandest annual festival, Diwali. In a vividly competitive spirit, the industry behemoths expect a neck to neck battle to maximise wallet share. The expected volume in sales could alter each company’s overall … Continue reading “Diwali flames e-commerce giants to vamp up logistics”