Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Internet Governance

Internet Governance

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...

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...

Either share or delete

In early 2014 when messaging application WhatsApp was taken over by social networking giant Facebook, the question was not if WhatsApp will share user...

Can the digital economy deliver on its promise?

The proposition that the digital economy is going to deliver development, prosperity and growth has become almost conventional wisdom among policy makers, economists, and...

The rising war against virtual terrorism

Last week of August one of the largest microblogging site, Twitter Inc, issued a statement of suspending about 360,000 Twitter profiles for ‘promotion of...

Pursuing coercive cyber measures against Pakistan

Likely to be among the options weighed by India’s National Security Adviser in response to Pakistan’s alleged complicity in the Uri terrorist attack is...

Open health data in India: Finally a reality?

A major challenge faced in tracking progress across health and nutrition sectors is the unavailability of timely and quality data. In light of the...