Canada: Leaders in technology and innovation meet at the Ismaili Centre for the MaRS FinTech Canada Series — The Ismaili org | Video

Minister Mike de Jong, MaRS FinTech Head Adam Nanjee, and Ismaili Council President Samir Manji with panelists and speakers at the MaRS FinTech event. SULTAN BHALOO Burnaby, 6 October 2016 — The Ismaili Centre, Burnaby partnered with MaRS Discovery District, Canada’s largest entrepreneurial and innovations hub, for the national launch of the MaRS Financial Technology…

Video| Steve Jobs Profile: How a Dreamer Changed the World

  Published on 3 Jun 2014 Feb. 10 (Bloomberg) — Through interviews with friends, former colleagues and business associates, GAME CHANGERS reveals the many layers of the intensely private Steve Jobs – his style of leadership, management and creative process. Interviews include Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, former Apple CEO John Scully, journalist turned Venture Capitalist…

Saving milk from spoilage in rural India — Article by Rahman Jamal, on The Guardian UK and talks about Cyber Physical Systems and the future of Smart Factory to Financial Times

(Note: As a leading technology thought leader, Rahman Jamal, Technology & Marketing Director for Europe at National Instruments, was covered in the Financial Times and The Guardian. Rahman talks about Cyber Physical Systems and the future of Smart Factory in the Financial Times’ Connected Business section on IT in Design and Manufacturing. In the Sustainable…

Ismaili Seniors in the UK learn new skills and reconnect at annual fair – The Ismaili org news story on Aga Khan Social Welfare Board’s event

Participants at the Seniors Fair learn new exercise routines to improve their health and wellbeing. Photo: Imtiaz Masalawalla Over 900 senior members of the Jamat from around the United Kingdom participated in a Seniors Fair, which took place at Watford Colosseum on 10 June. Organised by the Aga Khan Social Welfare Board, the event provided an…

Skype Founder on ‘Silicon Allee’ Hype: ‘No Reason a Company Like Ours Couldn’t Come Out of Berlin’ – Spiegel interview

Niklas Zennström, the co-founder of Skype, is only the latest entrepreneur and investor to jump on the Berlin high-tech bandwagon. SPIEGEL ONLINE spoke with him about why people want to be in the city, what the scene in the German capital is missing and why the start-ups appear to be immune to economic crises. SPIEGEL ONLINE: Everyone in the tech world…

Bangladesh enters the laptop market – DW World de News

Bangladesh has brought four laptops called ‘Doel’ out onto the market. The cheapest model costs only 100 euros. ‘Doel’ means robin in English.        Bangladesh is on its way to digitalization The ‘Doel’ is the result of a joint venture between the state-owned firm Telephone Shilpa Sangstha (TSS) and a Malaysian company and…

Type Urdu Without Keyboard With Frontype (via Yasir Imran Mirza)

If you have to write your document, e-mail, blog or any thing in Urdu language and you having problem in typing Urdu from keyboard then don’t worry frontype on-screen urdu keyword is ready to solve your problem. It is available free for download. Frontype is also very attractive and nice because of its graphical look and…

Germany: Hanover showcases modern manufacturing technology – DW World De News

The world’s largest industrial trade fair is underway in Hanover this week. Lightweight robots, virtual machines, and artificial seagulls await visitors eager to marvel at the latest technological innovations. The motto of this year’s fair is ‘Smart Efficiency’ A large, silver sea gull circles Hall 15 of the Hanover fairground. But when it flaps its…