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Fantasy sports team selection requires higher skill than mutual fund management, shows research
Sports

Fantasy sports team selection requires higher skill than mutual fund management, shows research

The study applies tests to data obtained from fantasy sports platforms for cricket and basketball (2013 to 2016) and various mutual funds (2005 to 2018). The study includes over 16 million data points collected over four years.

Regulatory cobwebs threaten to scupper India's data economy: A closer look at threats, opportunities
Tech

Regulatory cobwebs threaten to scupper India's data economy: A closer look at threats, opportunities

In its attempt to extract the maximum value from the data economy, the government must resist the temptation to be overzealous in regulation.

Twitter is now notifying users that it will be sharing more data with advertisers
News & Analysis

Twitter is now notifying users that it will be sharing more data with advertisers

For all users, except the ones in Europe, the data is shared by default and there is no option to turn it off.

Zoom app on iOS stops sharing analytics data with Facebook, says it never shared 'sensitive information'
News & Analysis

Zoom app on iOS stops sharing analytics data with Facebook, says it never shared 'sensitive information'

Zoom does mention in its privacy policy that it shares data with third-party apps but it does not name Facebook.

'Everything is data': Digital Jalebi's Nikhil Joshi talks immersive storytelling and data-driven experiences
Life

'Everything is data': Digital Jalebi's Nikhil Joshi talks immersive storytelling and data-driven experiences

Trans-disciplinary studio Digital Jalebi co-founder Nikhil Joshi is deeply interested in two experiential design trends gaining rapid traction on the Indian landscape: shifting to mediums beyond mobiles — essentially storytelling through immersive media, and data-driven experiences.

Data Societies: Can the State be trusted with information in times of ubiquitous surveillance systems?
Life

Data Societies: Can the State be trusted with information in times of ubiquitous surveillance systems?

Amid the rise in global surveillance systems, the common man needs to be involved in conversations on data through politics.

Where does my data body live? Thoughts on the online trail we leave behind
long-reads

Where does my data body live? Thoughts on the online trail we leave behind

For each of our physical bodies, intimacies and experiences, we have several data bodies, too. Ranging from the websites we visit to the CCTV footage we meander into, these digital bodies are not simply extractive data points, but extensions of our very selves. They paint complex portraits of who we are — or at least, who companies believe us to be.

Data Societies: How digital desires, online performance cultures, and privacy concerns impact the social self
Life

Data Societies: How digital desires, online performance cultures, and privacy concerns impact the social self

Data privacy concerns are caught in the interplay of strong capitalist forces, human desire and the ever-evolving predatory technologies.

Personal Data Protection Bill 2019: Impact on private companies is hard to tell yet, given the exemptions for State intervention
News & Analysis

Personal Data Protection Bill 2019: Impact on private companies is hard to tell yet, given the exemptions for State intervention

The private sector is closely watching the new Personal Data Protection Bill as data has become the most crucial asset of a company.

Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 is out; law raises questions on govt provisions which hint at unfettered access to data
India

Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 is out; law raises questions on govt provisions which hint at unfettered access to data

The bill is listed for introduction in the Parliament’s Winter Session, which is set to conclude on 13 December.

Lot of consumer-facing businesses to eventually become data companies: SpiceJet CEO Ajay Singh
Business

Lot of consumer-facing businesses to eventually become data companies: SpiceJet CEO Ajay Singh

There is terrific potential for the country's aviation sector and eventually a lot of consumer-facing traditional businesses, including airlines, will become large data companies, according to SpiceJet CMD Ajay Singh

European blockchain company Bitfury launches artificial intelligence unit
News & Analysis

European blockchain company Bitfury launches artificial intelligence unit

The AI division will operate alongside Bitfury's existing blockchain services and remain part of the company.

Data 'of the people, by the people, for the people' should be govt mantra: Economic Survey
India

Data 'of the people, by the people, for the people' should be govt mantra: Economic Survey

The Economic Survey emphasised that data and information highway must be viewed as equally important infrastructure.

Economic survey 2018-19: Data 'of the people, by the people, for the people' must become govt's mantra
Business

Economic survey 2018-19: Data 'of the people, by the people, for the people' must become govt's mantra

Data "of the people, by the people, for the people" must become the mantra for the government, which needs to view data as a "public good" and make necessary investments, Economic Survey said on Thursday

Faces for cookware: Data collection flourishes as China pursues AI ambitions
News & Analysis

Faces for cookware: Data collection flourishes as China pursues AI ambitions

The project, run out of a village house is collecting material that could train AI software.

Facebook's request to dismiss lawsuit regarding data breach of 30 mn users rejected
News & Analysis

Facebook's request to dismiss lawsuit regarding data breach of 30 mn users rejected

Turkey's Personal Data Protection Authority has already fined Facebook 1.65 million Liras.

Facebook snooped on 156,000 Indians using its now-defunct research app
News & Analysis

Facebook snooped on 156,000 Indians using its now-defunct research app

Facebook acknowledged that it collected data of a total of 187,000 users globally.

Facebook leak of millions of user passwords investigated by Irish privacy regulator
News & Analysis

Facebook leak of millions of user passwords investigated by Irish privacy regulator

With ten investigation open in Europe, Irish commission opens yet another one against Facebook.

RBI monetary policy: Cental bank goes with official data, says governor Shaktikanta Das on data row
Business

RBI monetary policy: Cental bank goes with official data, says governor Shaktikanta Das on data row

Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday said the Reserve Bank goes with the official statistics while making its assessments on the economy and formulation its policy responses

Protecting data today requires a comprehensive and scalable security solution
News & Analysis

Protecting data today requires a comprehensive and scalable security solution

Data breaches can result in sensitive data loss, server outages and costly legal liabilities.