A celebration of India’s technological evolution - May 11

Technology has indeed been a defining aspect of India’s economic evolution as the country now commands one of the highest populations of techies. What’s more is that apart from being one of the most preferred destinations for technology development and outsourcing, Indian techies are also one of the…

Burning Rubber, Fueling Passion, and Chasing Dreams - Ladies, Rapido Loves You!

We’ll be honest and admit that we had a hard time starting off this story. We’re not the stereotyping sort and wanted to steer clear of the cliched, “women doing a guy’s thing” peg. We’re also not the patronizing sort and hence overhyping things was also…

Rapido World Cup Party

The entire nation is going to be gripped by the cricket fever for a month. And why not ? After all it’s the ICC World T20 we’re talking about. That too we’re the hosts this time. We, here at Rapido, are also big big cricket buffs just like…

Helmet for pillions - Boon, Bane, or Balloon?

Towards the end of 2015, Bangaloreans were informed about the imposition of a new traffic rule. One that stipulated that even pillion riders would have to wear a helmet. And, a couple of weeks into the new year witnessed the rule being implemented with gusto. Across the city, we witnessed…

Plans For Delhi-like Odd Even Formula In Bangalore Afoot

The pollution, the number of vehicles, and the commute plague Bangalore motorists. This has led to an idea to emulate the Odd-Even formula a la the national capital. Will it work? The Odd-Even formula is making news in Delhi. If you don’t know what the Odd-Even formula is, we…

5 awesome roads in Bangalore that are a biker's dream

Terms like road-warrior are passé. Frankly with the condition Bangalore’s roads are in, it’s hard being able to be passionate about riding. And in a Spidermanesque “with great power blah blah”, with a newly laid road (with a shelf life of a few…

November Adventures!

According to me, November is the Thursday evening of the year. To top it off, it’s cold too. And what do you usually do on cold, Thursday evenings? Run home to watch TV? Go out shopping? Maybe visit your girlfriend? Hang out with an old classmate? Maybe go out…

Rapido

Control is a funny phenomenon. You don’t realize how little of it you have over things until it’s too late. And you’ll be baffled by the number of times per day when you wished you had more control over things. No matter if you drive a car…