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May 25, 2018
Narendra Modi sarkar's Digital India record is a chequered one; it sells continuity as change and trades eyesight for visionDeeper questions remain on where Digital India is heading with global giants including Google, Facebook, Amazon and Microsoft going great guns in India but there is also a looming fear of "data colonisation" of India by giants with powerful technologies
May 18, 2018
If India adopts 5G technology early on, it will have much to gain, says telecommunications minister Manoj SinhaIndia should become an early adopter of 5G technology for a tremendous opportunity to accelerate its own ambitions to drive forward Digital India agenda
May 09, 2018
Coolie uses free WiFi at Ernakulam Junction to study, clears Kerala Public Service Commission examSreenath has been earning his livelihood carrying heavy luggage at Ernakulam Junction in Kerala for the past five years. He takes advantage of the free WiFi Internet service available at Ernakulam station to learn
May 05, 2018
Digitisation can leapfrog India into inclusive growth and help with education system, says Microsoft founder Bill Gates"Absolutely yes," Gates said when asked if digitisation and modern technologies would help India achieve the goals of an ideal society as being articulated by top Indian leaders' post-independence.
Apr 30, 2018
India's 'let's ban it' approach to anything that makes it uncomfortable online is a violation of human rightsThe startling instances of Internet shutdowns put these initiatives in jeopardy and severely hamper freedom of expression and speech online.
Apr 23, 2018
Smartphone addiction: University students in India check their smartphones up to 150 times a dayThe research highlights that 63 percent use smartphone for 4 and 7 hours whereas 23 percent use the smartphone for more than 8 hours daily.
Apr 20, 2018
Mobile wallet companies witness spike in digital transactions amidst cash shortage in ATMs and banksA PhonePe spokesperson said the current cash shortage has led to a further spike in digital transactions on its platform.
Apr 19, 2018
Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam slams glitches in Aadhaar, says over 21 lakh people not getting rationOver 21 lakh eligible persons in the city are not getting food grains and other products sold at Fair Price Shops as their ration cards are not linked to Aadhaar or there are some glitches in the linking, Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam claimed on Thursday.
Apr 13, 2018
Women in a Maharashtrian village are using YouTube to take entrepreneurial steps, with help from Google Internet SaathisOver eight months ago, Google, TATA Trusts, and the Sakal Social Foundation, Pune introduced the Google Internet Saathi program to empower these women with digital literacy.
Apr 12, 2018
Online hiring significantly increases with finance sector leading the charge in March 2018, says reportThe report noted that finance and accounts, and healthcare professionals saw highest growth year-on-year at 32 percent and 31 percent, respectively.