Monday, February 19, 2018
Internet Governance

Internet Governance

Why Digital India took on Facebook and won

February marked a significant event in the life of Digital India, in a country that is home to more than 400 million internet users. The Telecom...

Here is how NITI Aayog’s boost will help technologies shape Digital...

NITI Aayog has approved trials of disruptive tech to push broadband connectivity under Digital India. Among the many ambitious programs launched by the present NDA...

ICT and perception of a city

In the last two decades Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has modified all the three aspects of a city- economic, social and political. The...

The Aadhaar for Individual Profiling

Much has been debated about the privacy concerns surrounding the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2016 ....

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...

Contours of India Data Infrastructure Policy

In the first post on this topic we discussed the state of India’s Data infrastructure, highlighting the fact that in its present form this...

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...

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...

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...

What’s up with the Encryption?

Last week Supreme Court dismissed a public interest litigation seeking to ban messaging applications like WhatsApp that use end to end encryption to secure...

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