Pari – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Pari – Review by Manisha Lakhe The hallmark of a good scary movie is that the scares come at you from all sides, fast and furious and do not allow you to breathe. This movie is slow to create the scary world, and even though you enjoy it, it takes too long to actually make ...

Welcome To New York – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Welcome To New York – Review by Manisha Lakhe When you watch award shows, you know the stars in the audience are cheering and clapping for something else. They use the footage from the IIFA show and include it on terrible green screens and edits to make a terrible copy of Mel Brooks hit film ...

Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety – Review by Manisha Lakhe ‘Bromance or Romance’ is the underlying premise of the battle of the sexes film. Although it feels misogynistic to paint women the way they have in the film, it is so delightful and frothy and fun, you come away smiling. Are all girlfriends needy or ...

Aiyaary – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Aiyaary – Review by Manisha Lakhe An Indian Army Covert Unit has gone rogue and threatens to expose Army-Politicians-Arms Dealer nexus, thereby exposing his own unit. The Covert Unit head goes undercover to catch him before he sells out. The goings on seem interesting enough and you … Read full review at http://j.mp/2ELNeBu

Kuch Bheege Alfaaz – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Kuch Bheege Alfaaz – Review by Manisha Lakhe This film is about a grown-up woman who goes on blind Tinder dates, her friend-zoned pajama wearing bestie who works with her at a meme generating social media company, and a supposedly-popular late night RJ who spouts really smarmy poetry. The film … Read full review at ...

PadMan – Review by Manisha Lakhe

PadMan – Review by Manisha Lakhe This is a dramatised biopic of India’s sanitary ‘Pad’ man, who in his quest for making cheaper sanitary napkins for his wife, suffered socially, was ostracised and then ultimately acknowledged for his innovation. Akshay Kumar does a fabulous job as s… Read full review at http://j.mp/2E9DKAC

Kuldip Patwal: I Didn’t Do It ! – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Kuldip Patwal: I Didn’t Do It ! – Review by Manisha Lakhe The concept is good: the common man always gets caught in the crossfire between politicians and big money. The execution, plain awful. Common man kills young politician, insists he didn’t do it, the cops investigating think he might be telling the tr… Read ...

Baywatch – Review by Vighnesh Menon

Baywatch – Review by Vighnesh Menon Baywatch’s entertainment is limited to scarce one-liners and the collective charm of the (almost) super-fit ensemble. Read full review at http://j.mp/2qLz8Kw

Dobaara – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Dobaara – Review by Manisha Lakhe Remake of the Hollywood film Oculus, Dobaara is so tiresome, you are actually glad whenever the evil presence shows up and begin rooting for it. It’s not horror, but horrendous. Read full review at http://j.mp/2rP2w2E

Dear Maya – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Dear Maya – Review by Manisha Lakhe Dear Maya does have some sweet moments but the film vacillates from interesting to ghastly so often you wonder if this movie was made by a committee. Wait for the movie to show up on cable. Read full review at http://j.mp/2sotN9d

Mirror Game – Ab Khel Shuru – Review by Manisha Lakhe

Mirror Game – Ab Khel Shuru – Review by Manisha Lakhe Mirror Game is an interesting story, well-executed but everything moves so slow you have to pinch yourself to keep awake. The twist in the story is good, very good perhaps. Read full review at http://j.mp/2rOMju3

Technology in Education is evolving fast

Technology is now visible almost everywhere in education in India, at least in the schools in most of the cities and towns. The penetration might not yet have reached the far flaung areas in the country but a change is very much visible when compared to the schools of a couple of decades ago. Almost ...

Seattle Group Hopes to Stage ‘Social Media Blackout’ On Inauguration Day – Seattle Weekly

Seattle Weekly Seattle Group Hopes to Stage 'Social Media Blackout' On Inauguration DaySeattle Weekly'To protest the apparent intentions of the Trump presidency and to demand that more is done to combat fake news stories on social media.' Daniel Person; Wed Dec 28th, 2016 10:30am; News & Comment. Not a true story, bro. Photo via Facebook. ...

Five industries under threat from technology – Financial Times – Financial Times

Financial Times Five industries under threat from technology – Financial TimesFinancial TimesOver the past year, technology and sharing economy start-ups have continued their disruption of traditional industries — from Uber and other ride hailers' …and more » ———————————— Read more at http://ift.tt/2ifGQ80

Street Fight Daily: Email Still Digital Marketing King, How to Make Data Actionable – Street Fight

Street Fight Street Fight Daily: Email Still Digital Marketing King, How to Make Data ActionableStreet FightIn general, email continues to be the most cost-effective choice when measured up against other digital marketing tactics. Email had a median ROI of 122%, according to US marketers polled June 2016. Email's ROI was well above those for digital ...

Space Science Technology Centre to be up and running by July 2017 – The Southland Times

The Southland Times Space Science Technology Centre to be up and running by July 2017The Southland TimesThere will be no spying on people, no rockets launched out of Alexandra, or anything exciting for tourists to see, the brains behind a new space centre says. Scientist Greg Bodeker hosted a public meeting in the Central Otago ...

Pink reveals she’s given birth in a touching social media post – The Sun

The Sun Pink reveals she's given birth in a touching social media postThe SunThe 37-year-old singer took to her Instagram on Wednesday night to announce the happy news with an adorable shot of her snuggled next to little Jameson who she revealed was born on Boxing Day. Jameson Moon Hart 12.26.16. A photo posted by ...

Tesla Autopilot’s new radar technology predicts an accident caught on dashcam a second later – Electrek

Electrek Tesla Autopilot's new radar technology predicts an accident caught on dashcam a second laterElectrekThe video of an accident on the highway in the Netherlands caught on the dashcam of a Tesla Model X shows the Autopilot's forward collision warning predicting an accident before it could be detected by the driver. With the release of ...

Yi Technology’s next action camera promises to capture 4K at 60fps – Engadget

Engadget Yi Technology's next action camera promises to capture 4K at 60fpsEngadgetAction cameras get more impressive with each generation, but 4K support has always been a bit shaky. So far, the best cameras on the market have only been able to shoot in UHD footage at 15-30 fps, forcing users to step down to 2.7K ...

Space Science Technology Centre to be up and running by July 2017 – The Southland Times

The Southland Times Space Science Technology Centre to be up and running by July 2017The Southland TimesThere will be no spying on people, no rockets launched out of Alexandra, or anything exciting for tourists to see, the brains behind a new space centre says. Scientist Greg Bodeker hosted a public meeting in the Central Otago ...