Monday, September 25, 2017

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...

To share personal data or not? It’s time India came clean...

While the idea of ‘celebrating’ the International Privacy Day on January 28 is fairly new to India, the public discourse around data privacy almost...

Is Technology Disrupting Healthcare to Solve Chronic Challenges?

Globally, pharmaceutical and healthcare industries are facing tremendous challenges like high cost, low access, little price transparency, weak R&D pipeline, questionable Fixed Dose Combinations,...

A Case for a Universal Collaboration System for the Government

The corner stone of the Digital India program is to make Government services more easily accessible to the ordinary citizens. The objective is to...

Is India getting ready for smart living via IoT?

Last year in September when a couple of hackers wirelessly controlled a Cherokee Jeep, they demonstrated how the ‘connected’ world we live in today...