All posts by Mahboob Imtiyaz

What Social Network Suits Researchers?

Lets me just say it before I begin, researchers are primarily introverts, which means that a dozen or more social networks for researchers have an uphill battle to maintain. Facebook success, has spawned several social network for researchers, however none of these have been successful in bringing majority of researchers online. Success of a social […]


Mozilla Pushes for Open Science With Science Lab

  Mozilla is launching a new initiative called the Science Lab with the aim to bridge the gap between researchers and the open web community. The Science Lab initiative will be led by Kaitlin Thaney, a firm believer and proponent of open science. The aim of the initiative is to aid the flow of ideas, […]

3D Printing Leads to Rapid Advances in Bioengineering

2013 is turning out to be the year of 3D printing, from Staples starting to sell 3D-printers to the world’s first 3D printed gun being test fired. 3D printing is also making significant inroads into life sciences with scientists reporting success in creating bioengineered organs and achieving triumph in their transplantation. Organovo, a San Diego […]