Entries by Preetam Kaushik from 07/2012

Those that Cannes, Do - A look at the History and Importance of the Cannes Lions International Festival for Creativity

| Posted 07.03.2012 | UK

You do not hear much about the people in advertising; the ad agencies? Yes, maybe - but hardly anything about the people.

Anonymous - Guy Fawkes Or the Joker?

| Posted 07.03.2012 | UK

Way ahead in the future, if someone were to write a history book about today, then the recent years starting from the global financial crisis, covering the commencement of US troop pull-out from Iraq and the power of the people in the Middle-East ideally termed as 'Arab Spring', then the time period from 2009 to 2012 could potentially lead to many fat chapters.

Man U IPO: The Red Devil's Desperate Attempt to Get Out of the Red

| Posted 07.10.2012 | UK Sport

Amidst a season in which investors saw the fiasco that was the Facebook IPO, the recent news of the proposed listing of English football giants Manchester United on the New York Stock Exchange has raised a few eyebrows.

Americanization of the Digital World

| Posted 07.13.2012 | UK Tech

Have you ever noticed while watching Hollywood blockbusters how most of the calamities and disasters take place in the United States? If an alien spac...

HIGGS BOSON: The Resurgence of European Research and a Triumph for Physics

| Posted 07.13.2012 | UK Tech

Obsession is a word that can be readily associated with physicists, probably more than any other species of scientists. Physics is one of the oldest disciplines that mankind has wrestled with, in our quest to understand this universe and us in it.

Data Scientists: Prospecting for Gold in the Mines of Big Data

| Posted 07.16.2012 | UK Tech

In the age of internet, big data has just become more commonplace and accessible. And it is growing, fast, and at astronomical rates. Every time we log onto the internet, every time we post on Facebook or Twitter, or purchase something on Amazon or EBay, or just do a Google search, we leave a trail of data. And all this goes into the databases of these websites or companies.

Let the 2012 London Olympics Begin, Danny Boyle!

| Posted 07.26.2012 | UK Sport

When Lord Sebastian Coe placed his bid for the 2012 summer Olympics to be held in London, he pledged that the bid would include a legacy which would make about two million people in the country take up sports and other physical activities thanks to the infrastructure hosting the games would bring.

London's Tryst With Olympics

| Posted 07.27.2012 | UK Sport

London is a great tourist destination and the Olympics have always added that extra appeal, for it highlights human skill and efforts. The spotlight is turned on London where the 2012 Olympics are being held. London promises to put on a great show.

Christopher Nolan, an Auteur in Contemporary Cinema?‏

| Posted 07.27.2012 | UK Entertainment

With the recent release of the final film in the highly acclaimed The Dark Knight Trilogy, Christopher Nolan has once again shown the world that superhero movies do not necessarily need to be about a whole lot of special effects and they can always chose realism over fantasy if and when one has to choose one of the two.