PPG signals (IM 702)

Photoplethysmogram(PPG) Signal can be used to monitor cardiovascular status. It is used to detect blood volume changes in the microvascular bed of tissue. Many wearables used to track pulse, blood pressure use the principle of PPG. Many research indicate that PPG sensors are used to estimate the blood pressure. Research suggest that the morphology of…

Culture (IM 391)

“One of the key insights from Bushido is that a culture is not a set of beliefs, it’s a set of actions.”    — Ben Horowitz A culture is the core value that defines the way we do our work. It is the way we act. A company’s culture is the way the company works…

We all are dumb at many things (IM 389))

We argue that we are smart. But the truth is we’re not. In this vast universe there are billions people and there are billions and billions thing we don’t even see, touch, hear, taste or feel. And those thing that we can’t see, hear, feel, taste, or touch can’t be even brought into mind and…

Loss and Gains (IM 383)

There was a research done with monkey and apples. A monkey was given an apples and observed that he was happy. And he was given two apples. But when one of the two apple was taken away from him, he was so freaked out even though he still had one apple. Human beings react in…

Embrace reality (IM 377)

Reality is harsh. It’s hard to accept it sometimes. But when we start to embrace reality not only in the good time but also in hard times then we start to see world differently. In other word, we won’t struggle with any problems or we won’t get stuck with any difficulties. All pain and discomfort…

Initiation (IM 372)

Everybody want to do something great but they never execute on it. There may be many reasons like fear, lack of determination and skills. There  must be a initiator to initiate the work who can inspire them to do it. The only way to get initiative is to take it. It’s never given. Some people…

Execution is essential. (IM 347)

Ideas are like flames of fire. It flames high when we execute on it and it goes away when we don’t execute. Ideas come and go. It will remain an idea unless we execute on it. Tactics and strategy all are great but nothing surpasses execution: the real work. So, execution is essential; it keeps…

Nike Vs Hyatt (IM#307)

If a Nike announced that they are going to open a hotel, we can predict how it would be like. But if Hyatt announced that they are going to start making shoes, we have no idea what the shoes would be like. Why is it so? It’s because Nike is a brand, but Hyatt just…

Design and point of view (IM#306)

Design is the new marketing tool. It’s the design, not the advertising that made Apple the most valuable company(brand) in the world. But, a design requires a point of view based on the core values that a company or the organization hold.