Archive | January, 2007

CASE STUDY : how eBay sellers fix auctions

Recorded excerpts of meetings with Paraskevaides: Clip 1 | Clip 2 CUSTOMERS of the internet auction site eBay are being defrauded by unscrupulous dealers who secretly bid up the price of items on sale to boost profits. An investigation by The Sunday Times has indicated that the practice of artificially driving up prices — known […]

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Reward creativity: Youtube to share its revenue with genuine video uploaders

YouTube is a popular free video sharing website which lets users upload, view, and share video clips. Videos can be rated; the average rating and the number of times a video has been watched are both published. Founded in February 2005 by three former employees of PayPal, the San Bruno-based service utilizes Adobe Flash technology […]

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Movie Review Parzania

Parzania is the breathtaking untold story of one family and a community’s loss during an act of communal violence that stunned the world and changed a country forever.Cynical, intelligent and lost, an American by the name of Allan Webbings arrives in Ahmedabad city

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Movie Review Salaam-E-Ishq

The film weaves a number of love stories together, with a number of characters linking them together. Below are summaries of each vignette. GET THIS. Someone actually says: “Life is not about whom you love but the amount of time you have spent with someone you love

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Experts use weather to predict disease

London: Doctors hoping to predict disease outbreaks may want to tune into more weather forecasts. Weather patterns can often be a key factor in finding out when an epidemic is imminent because they determine the conditions for germs and their carriers to breed. The techniques can help quicken the response to viral outbreaks worldwide and […]

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Movie Review Risk

Now the thing about director Vishram Sawant’s Risk which opens at cinemas this weekend is that you’ve seen it all before. It’s the story of an upright cop played by Randeep Hooda, who will go to any lengths – and I mean any lengths – to bring down the underworld, and in particular, one exiled […]

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