Thursday, November 23, 2017

Privacy a Fundamental Right, But it Cannot be Absolute: BJD MP...

BJD MP Baijayant ‘Jay’ Panda, who had introduced a Bill on data privacy and protection in the Parliament, has said that privacy is a...

Analysis of the draft Data Privacy and Protection Bill (2017)

Baijayant Panda, Member of Parliament from Orrisa introduced the Data Privacy and Protection Bill last month in the parliament as a private Bill. The...

Hate speech and social media

Notwithstanding the dramatic life-altering role the internet plays in the world today, this limitless and irrepressible medium of communication and source of information is...

Role of Internet Intermediaries in improving Government service delivery in India

According to TRAI’s latest report, the number of internet users in India has reached 391 million. With several mobile operators racing to offer data...

MSMEs Exports through online retail platform: Policy Challenges

The Indian economy has consistently been showing the signs of growth, with the average GDP growth rate at 7.5% in the year 2015-16. The...

Does AI pose an existential threat?

We are going to have tsunami of Artificial Intelligence in every aspect of our lives. Already intense use of AI applications are in e-commerce,...

Maharashtra goes heavy on technology

Maharashtra Finance Minister, Sudhir Mungantiwar, presented the state’s budget for 2017-18 with an emphasis on the need for bringing transparency to governance. He stated...

Broadband – What’s the plan?

Assessing the way forward for growth of broadband internet in a compulsively digitized economy Last month the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), conducted a...

Understanding the nuances of Net Neutrality

Picture Source: savetheinternet.com A specter is haunting Indian telecom- specter of ‘Net Neutrality’. All the powers of law and finance are trying to come out...

Changing Policy Discourse in India – e Big Idea with Big...

Everyone talks about Big Data Analytics (BDA) primarily because it  identifies uncover hidden patterns, unknown correlations, uncovered trends  and other useful business information. Thus...