Tag: Technology

Designing Healthcare Apps to Improve Lives

Designing Healthcare Apps to Improve Lives

Column, Digital, Health
Author: Debprotim Roy, Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Canvs App design as a trade has various counterparties and reviewers. Often app designers make things to impress each other while all along finding themselves looking to fill the gaping hole left behind by the lack of impactful work. Designers often find themselves pining for work that has a tangible impact on the lives of users. A user coming up to a product designer and telling her how their work simplified their lives is a much more revered accomplishment and compliment than a hundred re-tweets from Design Twitter.  One such impactful domain is Healthcare, an industry that gives designers the power to help millions of people live healthier and happier lives. That said, with power comes responsibility, and des...
Vernacular.ai Sets Its Sights  to Become a Global Voice-AI Company

Vernacular.ai Sets Its Sights to Become a Global Voice-AI Company

Editor's Picks, Interview, Technology
Vernacular.ai is a startup founded in Bangalore by Sourabh Gupta and Akshay Deshraj. With a sight to become a global voice AI company, the innovative AI-first SaaS startup raised $5.1 million in a series A funding round. This Indian startup is all geared up to expand into Southeast Asia and the US, and use the funding towards R&D to further enhance its proprietary AI-based voice automation platform. Sourabh Gupta, Co-founder and CEO, Vernacular.ai In an exclusive interview with MediaCatalyst, Sourabh Gupta, Co-founder and CEO, Vernacular.ai dwells on the journey of the AI-first SaaS startup, its innovative products, how it is simplifying customer conversations for a post-pandemic world, the company's strategy and expansion plans. Excerpts: How did the journey of Vernacular.ai st...
5 Tips to Ensure Safety of Your Digital Information

5 Tips to Ensure Safety of Your Digital Information

Column, Digital, Editor's Picks
Author: Rovin Coutinho, Chief Product Officer of Canvs.in Today we are practically always online. Security has hence become hygiene for us. We deserve to have the security of experts without having to be experts ourselves. Although the onus towards building secure environments lies on companies that build user-centric products, there are quite a few things users can do at their end which pay off high returns in the longer run. Much like most good habits, the lack of these practices has a much more pronounced downside than the observable upside of exercising these. At best you shall use the products as they are without losing anything that belongs to you, at worst you lost everything including your identity. Here are 5 pointers for users to build sustainably secure environments: 1. F...