A restructuring of the entire supply chain would take place as well and global trade and commerce would be impacted heavily. Many businesses will begin to rely on local vendors and manufacturers instead of foreign exporters to fulfill their need for raw materials.
It appears that in the new normal, we will be faced with novel challenges and the innovators would have to come up with novel solutions. This could also be the much needed silver lining for the startup industry amid these dark clouds. Since startups by their very definition are focused on providing solutions through innovations, the new normal could turn out to be a greenhouse for nurturing tech startups. Let us look at some of the sectors where the tech startups can make a breakthrough post-Covid.
Currently, there are over 32 million cases of Coronavirus infection all over the world. To find a solution to this problem, many health tech startups are leveraging technologies like AI (Artificial Intelligence), biomedical engineering, 3D printing, nanotechnology, and robotics, to find a solution to the crisis. AI technology, for example, is being used worldwide for drug repositioning.
The Covid-19 pandemic has made people more conscious about their health than they ever were. People are realizing the importance of a healthy immune system, and thus, we might see the emergence of plenty of startups in the future that cater to the demand for products that help boost immunity.
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Transitioning to the New Normal - Ensuring Business Continuity in the Post-COVID Era
In the post COVID-19 times, it is all the more essential for companies to take care of its employees from both physical and emotional standpoints. While a major part of the global workforce is operating remotely, organizations must ensure that employees feel connected, supported, informed, and motivated during these challenging times. At the same time, businesses that have reopened their doors with the economy's restart must adhere to all recommended safety measures in the office and onsite.
Tips to Protect Your Smart Appliances from Cyber Intruders
Smart home devices have become an integral part of our digitally connected world. While these highly innovative devices have transformed our way of life in many ways, they sometimes come with their fair share of risks. One of the major challenges faced by manufacturers is to provide steps to defend these devices from cyberattacks. Here are a few steps that I feel most people can take to protect and safeguard their smart devices from malicious cyber intruders.
Reweighing the Sustainability of DAMS
Described as the "temples of modern India" by the first Prime Minister of India, Jawaharlal Nehru, dams remove water from the big rivers to sustain cities on their banks. Nevertheless, dams are humankind's oldest tool, yet as per the 2000 report of World Commission on Dams "Are they our only tool or our best option? "They serve as big reservoirs to store, use and divert water from big rivers for consumption, irrigation, cooling, transportation, construction, industries, power generation and recreation."
Linode Vision to Make Cloud Computing Accessible to all - Infrastructure Status to the Data Centre Sector on the Envil
Linode accelerates innovation by making cloud computing simple, accessible, and affordable to all. Founded in 2003, Linode helped pioneer the cloud computing industry and is today the largest independent open cloud provider in the world. Headquartered in Philadelphia's Old City, the company empowers more than a million developers, startups, and businesses across its global network of 11 data centers. Linode is planning to open another data centre in India.
Skill Needs of Professionals to Face Challenges of New Era
What is the relationship between education and employment? Almost everyone has pondered on this question at least at some point in their lives. The role of education has had a strange influence on human civilisation. In the yesteryears, it was not readily available for the masses. Only a specific segment of people was able to relish the actual benefits of education.
KENT Develops Zero Water Wastage RO System - Indian Water Purifier Industry Set to Become One of the most Lucrative Sectors: Dr Mahesh Gupta
Realizing that traditional RO filters were not effective for every type of water, Dr. Mahesh Gupta started working on technology to make RO as a uniform water purifier capable of purifying all types of water irrespective of the sources of water. He came up with a revolutionary technology of RO+UV+UF+TDS controller which purifies water while retaining the essential natural minerals. This technology ensures that the water becomes not only the purest, but is healthy too. Here a new era was started in water purification industry and brand 'Kent' was born to soon become a household name for water purifiers.
Cyber Security Threat Landscape to Become More Challenging in 2021 - Indian Organisations: Remote Working Created Major Security Scare
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Anil Agarwal Foundation and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation partner to improve nutrition in India
Bill Gates and Anil Agarwal announced a new partnership to support the Government of India's Ministry of Women and Child Development (MoWCD) as it works to achieve United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 2, which aims to end all forms of hunger and malnutrition by 2030.
Going Digital The Way Forward Towards Progress And Prosperity
Information Technology & Information Technology Enabled Services (IT-ITeS) sector is a field which is growing speedily and is reshaping the workplace productivity and Indian business standards by enabling workplace with new digital technologies.
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It was a season to remember. It was a season to forget. Either way, you look at it, it was the strangest of seasons for San Francisco that you will ever see. Looking back at the year that was to illustrate that point, The Niner Report has assembled the best, worst and most unconventional of the 49ers’ 2020 season.
After building the 49ers into NFC champions with young talent during their first three years together — when San Francisco had a total of 40 rookies see action from 2017-2019 — the team’s leadership tandem of general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan found themselves with considerably less draft capital at their disposal in the fourth year of their partnership.
SHARON: I MADE OZZY CHEAT!
SHARON OSBOURNE — the longsuffering wife of rocker Ozzy — blames herself for her horndog hubby’s cheating past!
YOGA & PEACE
DEEPAK CHOPRA speaks with DAAJI about the role Yoga has to play in bringing about world peace. This is an excerpt from their conversation broadcast on International Day of Peace, September 21, 2020. That documentary is available at https://heartfulness.org/en/international-day-of-peace/.
Create the habit of meditation
CHIRAG KULKARNI, Co-Founder and CMO of Medly Pharmacies in the USA, speaks with RISHIKA SHARMA about creating a regular meditation practice, so as to make it a habit. He also shares how meditation has benefited both his personal and professional life.
911 DRONE DEPLOYMENT
Archer Unmanned Air Systems (Archer UAS), technology company with a 911-integrated drone deployment system, has announced a partnership with RapidDeploy as part of its Lightning Partner Program.