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Nishat Kurwa

Nishat Kurwa appears in the following:

In Silicon Valley, Paying For Access To Peace Of Mind

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

The San Francisco area is the home to the high-tech sector and has a history of embracing Eastern spirituality. Now the two meet in the yoga and meditation classes popular with the local tech workers.

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'Ello' Aims For A Return To Ad-Free Social Networking

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

Ello is the viral social network of the moment. Ad-free, invitation-only and with the option of anonymity, it's generating tons of chatter as the latest alternative to Facebook.

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The Allure Of Anonymous Confessional Apps 'Secret' And 'Whisper'

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Apps like Secret and Whisper are designed to maximize sharing and minimize risk because the messages are anonymous. Could they end up helping whistle-blowers and shaking up the workplace?

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Black Panther Party Funk

Friday, January 31, 2014

The heyday of soul and classic R&B is full of socially conscious empowerment anthems: “R-E-S-P-E-C-T,” “People Get Ready,” “Say it Loud, I’m Black and I’m Proud.” But the stars didn’t get involved in radical politics. So when Emory Douglas, the Black Panther Party’s Minister of Culture, heard Bill Calhoun ...

Bonus Track: The Lumpen, “Free Bobby Now”

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Giving Brightest Kids The 'Cram School' Experience, Online

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Brilliant.org is an online hub for the world's most promising young minds to come together, connect, and see how they measure up against one another.

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Make Your Own Comics: Storytelling With Friends

Saturday, May 11, 2013

Bitstrips is a popular website and Facebook app that has teens and others making their own cartoons. Using templates they can modify, users can tell stories or jokes online and share them with friends. And the app is catching on in several foreign markets, including Mexico and Portugal.

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