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My first 10k run

By Mohd Shamoon

June 15, 2022

This is a story of how I was able to run in an official 10k running event after a month of practice and proper planning. I have loved running since my childhood. I used to be the guy who did not get tired even after playing for the whole day….

Can hills be the next software development hub?

By Abhishek Sharma

October 10, 2019

  ColoredCow believes that the hills of Uttarakhand, India have a lot of untapped potential. There are a lot of talented people in the hills. Particularly students from various engineering colleges. The terrain itself can be harnessed for a greater productivity and livelihood generation. We believe software development specifically can…

CodeTrek is free. But why?

By Adiba Ahmed

December 1, 2017

Every time we introduce CodeTrek to students, professors, training placement heads, our friends or anyone for that matter, they at least once do come up with questions like these…   It is great that you have started an initiative like this, but how are you making money out of it?…

Let’s find some long term smog free alternatives for life

By Adiba Ahmed

November 30, 2017

A couple of weeks back the smoggy state of Delhi was the talk of the World. Reaching some unprecedented levels, the air quality showed dangerous figures. A lot of emergency measures were taken like closing schools, banning construction activity and quadruple increase in parking charges to reduce exhaust emission from…

Knowledge one step closer with last mile internet connectivity

By Adiba Ahmed

November 30, 2017

“High-speed internet in rural and semi-urban areas across India.”   Can you believe this dream seems to be turning into reality with the second phase of BharatNet in action. BharatNet project is quite possibly the biggest initiative undertaken by the Indian government to bring the rural and semi-urban population under…

Little things, greater experiences!

By Akansha Tiwari

November 25, 2017

Post-engineering I began looking for opportunities which could give me the freedom to explore, explore fearlessly. It was then that I got a chance to intern with Colored Cow, it didn’t take a lot of time for me to take the decision because I could resonate with the one of their fundamental element – ‘Passion’.

Working with constraints

By Vaibhav Rathore

November 24, 2017

It’s going to be almost a year for ColoredCow to be working from hills. And it’s been a remarkable journey so far. Spending the summers in hills, a fantastic view of a huge lake, multiple treks on weekends and chilly nights. Who doesn’t want that? Life’s been perfect. But that’s…

CodeTrek in Kumaon Engineering College, Dwarahat

By Shubham Joshi

November 15, 2017

Our love for the hills and the desire to share our learnings took us to Dwarahat, a beautiful hamlet situated in the Kumaon valley. The Kumaon Engineering College (KEC) situated here is the Alma Mater of many of my colleagues. When they came to know that they will be visiting…

Shaping life in hills

By ColoredCow

April 7, 2017

“It is always the same with mountains. Once you have lived with them for any length of time, you belong to them.”   – Ruskin Bond (Rain in the Mountains: Notes from the Himalayas) Mountains have always had high importance for mankind. They have been considered the abode of Gods,…

Living the hill journey

By ColoredCow

April 4, 2017

  The inauguration ceremony is done, we have started working from our Tehri office, it has been a month and it still feels like a dream. Having a workplace on top of a hill feels no less than a natural retreat. In this serene environment, we have tried to blend…

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