Author: Farheen Viquas

Technologies Help us See a Better Tomorrow

Reading Time: 3 minutesBangalore-based Farheen tells us about brilliant innovations that has been made possible because of technologies making life easier. Read more in the weekly column, exclusively in Different Truths. Technologies make our lives easier. Successful technologies are the ones that play an important role in combating planet’s problems. Some technologies improve lives, some others change the […]

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Technology Translating into Virtuality and Reality

Reading Time: 4 minutesTechnology is a life changing experience with the boundaries between the virtual and real diminishing fast, says Bangalore-based Farheen, in the weekly column, exclusively in Different Truths.  Disney Research’s Magic Bench is an enriching experience because it helps you interact with the adorable animated characters, such as a baby elephant, giraffe, frog, and others. This […]

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Technology: Pain, Sweat, Blood and Body Heat

Reading Time: 3 minutesTechnology can now quantify pain experienced by a patient and help doctors’ prognosis. It won’t be easy to fake pain anymore. A device made from paper detects biomarkers and identifies diseases. And our sweat can act as fuel too. Farheen tells us about the amazing advancement of biotechnology, in the weekly column, exclusively in Different […]

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Rhyme of the Dark Skin

Reading Time: 1 minuteA poignant verse about fairness, dark skin and true beauty by Farheen, in Different Truths. Played in the sun and tanned her face  In happiness quotient, she bagged first place No time for make-up and desire to look hot With artificiality, for years she has fought  No time to impress people of that specific class […]

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Technology: A Magical Wand

Reading Time: 3 minutesBangalore-based Farheen tells us how technology has made our lives easier. Here she tells us about a translator devices, SmartHalo that is your personal Navigation, Light, Alarm, Fitness Tracker and Personal Assistant. Lastly, she tells new parents about a device that takes care of new born babies and how it helps them. Read more in […]

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We are the Living Dead!

Reading Time: 3 minutesOn the occasion of the 70th anniversary of India’s independence, Farheen asks some pertinent questions and wonders where is the secular India that the Founding Fathers of our liberation had dreamt of. A Different Truths exclusive.   The dream I see The valour of my countrymen intact be With pride by my one side And the […]

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Internet of Things (IoT): A Quantum Leap

Reading Time: 4 minutesBangalore-based Farheen tells us about the uniqueness of the Internet of Things (IoT) and how technology will make life easier, in the near future. Read more about it, it the weekly column, exclusively in Different Truths. Let us decipher the term “Internet of Things” (IoT). We understand two words in this phrase “Internet” and “Things”. […]

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Technology Addiction: A Big Concern

Reading Time: 3 minutesTechnology addiction, also known as IUD or IAD, is described as a life-threatening problem involving the inability to control the use of various kinds of technology, specifically the Internet, smartphones, tablets and social networking sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Farheen warns us against the ill effects of technology, in the weekly column, exclusively […]

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The Future: Embeddable Technology

Reading Time: 3 minutesBangalore-based Farheen tells us how embedded microchip can bring about a huge paradigm shift in our day-to- day life. Read more about these wondrous innovations, in the weekly column, exclusively in Different Truths. For all the people who are working in offices and find it difficult to carry your ID cards, paying for the food, and other […]

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Air Travel Becoming Awesome: Hats Off to Technologies!

Reading Time: 3 minutesFarheen tells us how technology is making air travel much easier these days. Read more in the weekly column, exclusively in Different Truths. Air travel is one of the most convenient and preferred modes of travelling. But, when the travellers think about air travel, considering a lot of factors, they get jittery and stressful. When […]

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