Monthly Archives: November 2017

HOW VIDEO GAMES CAN HELP US DESIGN BETTER CITIES

November 30, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY

In 2014, 54% of world population lived in urban areas, today this figure would have escalated even further. Undoubtedly we are an urban species now and we live in a unique system called cities. So it does not come as a surprise when a game called- Cities: Skylines has been played by over 3.5 million […]

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Role Of Digitization In Media & Entertainment Industry

November 28, 2017 by in category Blog

Just a few days ago, Niantic and Warner Bros announced that they’re working on Harry Potter: Wizards Unite, a location-based, augmented reality game that will have Potter fans go around the real world to learn spells and battle magical creatures. For Potter fans, the news is awesome sauce and on a personal level, I believe […]

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Bmw Elevated Bike Lanes- An Example Of Design Thinking Solving Real World Problems

November 27, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY tagged as ,

BMW started off as a company that manufactured bikes and car.  So it comes a surprise when we hear that it is now contemplating designing and building an expressway for cycles! Not, when you read this article and fathom that BMW is trying to revolutionise travel with design and tech thinking. So, the concept has […]

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Reasons: Why Robotics Should Be Taught At Schools!

November 25, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY

In today’s technology driven world, where we interface with topics like machine learning, artificial intelligence and a lot of jobs getting disrupted in near future, it is natural and prudent to get our kids exposed to robotics. Robotics imbibes programming, creativity and all the other wagons that we talked in the above lines. Teaching robotics, […]

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Do Schools Kill Creativity?- A great TED TALK by Ken Robinson

November 22, 2017 by in category Blog tagged as , , ,

This is a great talk by Ken Robinson in one of the TED TALKS.  During this talk, he tells a story about a 6-year-old girl who hardly listened to what the teacher said, but was completely engrossed in drawing. Th teacher asked what she was drawing. The girl said she was drawing a picture of […]

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The future of trucks: How the trucks are become intelligent and less power hungry.

November 20, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY

You have heard about electric cars, but have you ever heard about electric trucks? Well. it’s going to be a reality soon, thanks to Tesla’s fully electric semi truck. This truck can run a whopping 500 miles between charges, and that’s not all… it also possesses some kind of self-drive automation as well! The truck […]

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Technology Integration Ιn Τhe Education Sphere benefits ROI

November 11, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY tagged as , , , ,

The future of the educational system is practically determined by the development of technology. Some educators and experts are against the trends of implementing EdTech tools and apps in every single aspect of the schooling system, mainly because technology is a source of distraction for students. However, proper technology integration guides students towards a greater […]

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How Design Thinking Can Transforms Creativity and Benefits School

November 8, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY tagged as , , , , , , , , ,

As per Standford university “This process—which has been called design thinking—draws on methods from engineering and design, and combines them with ideas from the arts, tools from the social sciences, and insights from the business world.” Teachers and students define problems and brainstorm about solutions.  Suggested solutions from different perspectives break down traditional mindsets, exploring […]

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These Primary School Kids Code And Sell Their Own Computer Games

November 6, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY tagged as , , , , ,

In Australia, a group of Year 6 students are learning skills that could help them become the Mark Zuckerbergs of the future. These School students are building their own computer games from scratch, as part of an entrepreneurship class. In the Club Kidpreneur program, the kids have to come up with an idea, develop and […]

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Why NASA and other brands are tapping into the gaming industry

November 4, 2017 by in category Blog, TECHNOLOGY tagged as , , , , , , , , , , ,

Video game market in the US has generated $30.4Bn in 2016, making it a record year for the industry whereas Indian gaming industry did $543.08 million. Interestingly, the female demographic contributed to a large proportion of this spend. Alongside a rise in adults over 30 playing video games, children remain highly engaged in this world. In […]

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