The complexity of data protection laws (with Infographic)

The challenges that lie ahead of the data protection laws in India have again become visible as the Srikrishna Committee submitted its report. While Europe’s GDPR has been occasionally critiqued as too harsh, the Indian Union Minister for Law Ravi Shankar Prasad Continue reading “The complexity of data protection laws (with Infographic)”

Fake Twitter accounts being deleted in millions

Twitter is removing millions of fake Twitter accounts that have bloated the follower base of celebrities and wanna-be celebrities the world over.

With this, Twitter is now in the company of major digital platforms that are battling fake accounts, bot-generated reviews, purchased endorsements or puffed-up video view counts. Continue reading “Fake Twitter accounts being deleted in millions”

19 things that tell you everything you must know about IBM’s Public Debater

IBM recently pitted its Artificial Intelligence powered Public Debater against debaters. The debates generated a lot of interest and debate.

In the past one year or so, there has been a considerable debate on whether AI will rob jobs. Even as there seems Continue reading “19 things that tell you everything you must know about IBM’s Public Debater”

Robocalls company of Adrian Abramovich asked to pay a fine of US dollar 120 million

Robocalls and Adrian Abramovich were in the news recently, for all the wrong reasons.

What are robocalls?

Robocalls are pre-recorded calls made by an automated system to people, who likely never solicited these calls.

Typically used during political campaigns, robocalls have recently garnered a lot of criticism and irritation – and possibly hatred – Continue reading “Robocalls company of Adrian Abramovich asked to pay a fine of US dollar 120 million”

Technology in fashion industry and how it is shaping the future

The use of technology in fashion industry is something that hasn’t been discussed as excitedly as, say, tourism or online retail. That’s because like medicine, diagnosis and surgery, the fashion industry’s offerings are highly personalized and Continue reading “Technology in fashion industry and how it is shaping the future”