Senegal Transforms Its Sanitation System, Uber Style

Senegal Transforms Its Sanitation System, Uber Style

A lot can happen over poo.

And it’s not a typo. You read it right. Apparently, the Senegal National Sanitation Utility is experimenting with a mind-boggling Uber style waste management system in Dakar, the capital of West African nations. Eighty percent of Senegal residents use pit latrines and due to a problematic sewage system, the pit-emptiers charge excessively to clean up the dirt. So the government has decided to introduce a SMS service to collect and sell it!

5 Silicon Valley Tech Leaders With Liberal Arts Major

5 Silicon Valley Tech Leaders With Liberal Arts Major

If you think only a computer science or engineering degree is the way to become tech superstar, you are wrong. Apparently, people with non-technical academic background and liberal arts major are benefitting the most from tech boom. Major software companies and tech startups are utilizing the creativity and insight of liberal arts to create something incredible in the Silicon Valley. Check out our list of 5 successful tech leaders who studied liberal arts and made it big (money)

Uber Founder’s Is The World’s No. 2 Ranked Wii Tennis Player

Uber Founder’s Is The World’s No. 2  Ranked Wii Tennis Player

Uber is riding high on valuation (nearly $50 billion). From a San Francisco based startup to one of the hottest companies in Silicon Valley – Uber came a long way.

And along the company’s success, Travis Kalanick, the co-founder and CEO of Uber, made it to the Forbes list of billionaires. But it was not just his entrepreneuring skills that worked for the company’s success. The man has a now-not-so-secret passion.

How Arm Wrestling Resolved A Major Airline Dispute

How Arm Wrestling Resolved A Major Airline Dispute

Professional disputes can be resolved with the correct marketing strategy, friendly equation with the competitors and a bit of wrestling. There is no last man standing in a friendly professional match, both parties get their share of PR cake, media attention and everybody wins. Point of reference – the famous Malice in Dallas tale.

Microsoft Hilariously Trolls Google After Its Big Announcement

Microsoft Hilariously Trolls Google After Its Big Announcement

Google came up with some staggering news today. It announced that it was restructuring its operations and renaming itself Alphabet. Google would now be a part of the Alphabet corporation, which would also contain within itself some of Google’s more futuristic ventures, such as Google Fiber, Calico, and Google X.

Microsoft had a suitable response.

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