Angela Xiao Wu, Chinese University of Hong Kong and Harsh Taneja, University of Missouri-Columbia Most online maps of the Internet are architectural plans, engineering blueprints, anatomical drawings… Read more “Reimagining the Internet as a mosaic of regional cultures”
(with Himanshu Gupta, @halfrebel India has been fervently debating Free Basics, a restricted Internet services bundle that is managed by Facebook and provided for free on Reliance… Read more “Free Basics would impact online user behavior because “walled gardens” have lasting influence”
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Ridley Scott is asking Indians to capture What they did on October 10 to create a reel of “India in a Day”. Scroll talks about it here .… Read more “Here’s how not to capture India in a day”
Reflecting on how some female athletes are banned from competitive sport because of gender issues, the piece casts a larger question on what physical characteristics should be considered as creating unfair advantage in sport?
The Mumbai Metro from Versova to Ghatkpoar, the first 11 km leg of Bombay’s much needed Metro began yesterday. The reports are impressive, both in media, social… Read more “Mumbai Metro Fare Row: Government Should Foster innovation, relinquish control”
Bulk of the rhetoric about Narendra Modi’s becoming the PM of India has centered around the Gujarat Riots and whether he is culpable or not. Or related,… Read more “Why Capitalism could fail under Narendra Modi?”