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Dharavi's Tamilians come together for Pongal

Dharavi's Tamilians come together for Pongal

The Pongal celebration starts by boiling rice in a pot which is offered as thanksgiving to the Sun God (Surya). Every year, a crowd of fascinated onlookers gathers to watch the festival rituals. DNA, 2 days ago

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India brings IoT to shoppers in one of world's largest slums

Mumbai's Dharavi one of the largest slums in the world has used Internet of Things (IoT) technology to connect shops and improve the buying experience. Published by: Internet of Business Read More f Share
 E-Commercefacts3 days ago IIT-B Students Bring Internet of Things to Dharavi and Make Shopping There a Virtual Dream  Yahoo! India1 week ago When IIT Students Brought The Internet of Things To Dharavi  Huffington Post India1 week ago
Hindustan Times

Internet of Things: Dharavi market taps into virtual world for gains

Next time you visit the sprawling market at Dharavi, keep the Bluetooth, GPS locator and Internet data of your smartphone switched on. Chances are that a notification will flash on your phone, showcasing all products sold by certain shops there.
 Hindustan Times1 week ago Internet of Things to liven up shopping in Dharavi markets  Business Line1 week ago 'Internet of Things' helping shoppers at Mumbai's Dharavi  Business Standard1 week ago Internet of Things helping shoppers at Mumbai's Dharavi  Telecom Live1 week ago

Beacons of commerce in Dharavi

Last May, Chinmay Parab, a second-year Master’s student of interaction design at the Industrial Design Center (IDC) in IIT Powai, was pleasantly surprised to find that not only did the leather craftsm...
 The Hindu1 week ago E-beacons turn Dharavi a business hotspot  The Hindu1 week ago
Afternoon Despatch & Courier

Bridge meant to be ready in 2013 is still a 'Work in Progress'

By Aishwarya Iyer. Photograph By Trupti Arekar The bridge which connects Sion, Dharavi, Mahim and Bandra had collapsed in 2011 and is still in a pathetic condition. The lack of accountability by the BMC is appalling. Even after six years of its ...
 Afternoon Despatch & Courier5 days ago
Hindustan Times

Newlywed woman sets herself on fire in Dharavi over dowry demands

A newlywed woman committed suicide by setting herself on fire at her home in Dharavi. In her statement to the police before she died on Sunday, the 25-year-old woman said that her husband and mother-in-law have been torturing her and demanding ...
 Hindustan Times6 days ago

Om Puri: An uncommon survivor's life & times

There is a beautifully shot Felliniesque dream sequence in Hindi film 'Dharavi' (1993). A taxi driver, who ekes out a living in a rotten slum of Mumbai, has a liberating and innocent rendezvous with a breathtaking muse who is antidote and antithesis ...
 Economic Times1 week ago
Times of India

Now, window shop in Dharavi using phone

Mumbai: Shoppers within 30ft radius of tiny, nondescript shops in Dharavi will soon be able to browse through products available there on their smartphones, thanks to a 'physical web' technology developed by students of Industrial Design Centre ...
 Times of India1 week ago Tech pitch for leather shops in Dharavi by IIT  Indian Express1 week ago Mumbais Dharavi goes hi-tech as IIT Bombay students bring the Internet to the market  catchnews.com1 week ago With Google's help, IIT-B student develops tech to aid Dharavi shops  The Freepress Journal1 week ago
IT Next

Now shops in Dharavi use IoT devices to lure customers

For commoners, Mumbai's Dharavi is just another slum that inhabits about 1 million people. However, calling it a slum is an understatement considering it is a nucleus of small scale industries. For students at Industrial Design Centre (IDC) at ...
 IT Next1 week ago Dharavi slum to be divided into smaller sectors  Times of India1 week ago

IIT-Bombay with Swansea varsity develop 'physical web' for Dharavi residents

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Mumbai, Jan. 6 -- In an effort to bridge the gap between emerging technology and emergent users through a bottom-up approach, students of the Industrial Design ...
 HT Syndication1 week ago
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