Samanth Subramanian
<br />Paying a price: Since licence fees depend upon how valuable music is to the establishment, discotheques are among the highest payers<br />

The copyright enforcers

7 min read . 09 Sep 2010
<br />Ambitious project: Anupam Jain, an IBM engineer working on Spoken Web, demonstrates the syste. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint); (above) members of the IBM team working on the voice-based Web: (clockwise from left<br />

Big Blue&#8217;s big bet

6 min read . 01 Jul 2010
<br />Tailor-made: G. Sunderraman and Sanjay Lonial with the ChotuKool, a low-cost refrigerator designed for India’s poorest households. Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint<br />

The new cool

6 min read . 17 Jun 2010
Perfecting the art of balloon science

Perfecting the art of balloon science

6 min read . 16 Jun 2010
<br />Preventing fatalities: The sequences of yellow railway sleepers near Mumbai’s Wadala station help pedestrians get a better idea of distances and how fast a train is covering them, which helps them jud<br />
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W for wrong

3 min read . 01 Jan 2010
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Mumbai on the mind

3 min read . 25 Nov 2009
<br />Iconic image: Sebastian D’Souza’s photo of Ajmal Kasab at Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus got a special mention in the Spot News category at the World Press Photo award; and (right) D’Souza. <br />

The wrong place at the right time

4 min read . 23 Nov 2009
<br />Divine discontent: A man carries trays of Tirupati laddus. Dinodia<br />

The heat in the religious sweet

3 min read . 16 Oct 2009
How to buy an IPL cricketer

How to buy an IPL cricketer

3 min read . 10 Oct 2009
<br />Symbol of self-reliance: Mahatma Gandhi working on a (spinning wheel). In 1924, Gandhi had said: ‘What I object to is the craze for machinery, not machinery as such.’ Dinodia<br />

A century of Gandhian economics

5 min read . 01 Oct 2009