Distributed Networks and IoT: A new way of thinking about shipping

Blockchain and distributed ledgers are ‘undisrupting’ logistics supply chains in ways unimaginable previously. While the most popular application of the distributed ledger technology occurs in the financial sector with cryptocurrency like Bitcoin, this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to blockchain’s potential. A bit about blockchains & distributed ledgers Put simply, … Continue reading “Distributed Networks and IoT: A new way of thinking about shipping”

Combatting Fragmentation the main concern for Indian Logistics Industry

The domestic economy of a country depends on the logistics industry to a large extent. In the last decade, e-commerce has begun demanding significant changes in almost every sector in the country. The Indian logistics industry is no different. There have been numerous changes already making the rounds in this sector. The industry is working … Continue reading “Combatting Fragmentation the main concern for Indian Logistics Industry”

The KSRTC is pushing for gender equality by keeping bus doors open to all

Transportation has come a long way since the days of caravans, horses, yak, and cattle. We have moved from cars being driven by people, to cars driving themselves. Finally, we moved to vehicles being controlled remotely from miles away. The Internet of Things has made significant changes to our lives, from controlling small household tasks, … Continue reading “The KSRTC is pushing for gender equality by keeping bus doors open to all”

Teams battle it out at a hackathon conducted by GIZ in association with YourStory.

The hackathon was conducted in multiple cities across the country, namely, Hyderabad, Bangalore, and Goa. To increase synergies between corporates, incubators and startups, the organizers conducted a series of consultations across four cities. They followed up with a day-long workshop in Bangalore where they summed up the learnings and recommendations of the consultations. After a … Continue reading “Teams battle it out at a hackathon conducted by GIZ in association with YourStory.”

Andhra Pradesh is using IoT to create a safer state for public transport users

Due to a high number of sexual harassment incidents, majorly in public transportation in different parts of India, State Governments are doing their bit to improve the system. India’s public transportation system has come a long way, however, not much has been done concerning its safety yet. The Andhra Pradesh Government has come up with … Continue reading “Andhra Pradesh is using IoT to create a safer state for public transport users”