Tag: Technology

Can India’s 2023 G20 Presidency Stitch Together A Fragmented Global Digital...

India is set to assume the G20 Presidency in 2023: it can use this position to balance national interests and promote global trust and capacity building.

Welcome to Clubhouse, Where Everyone is Free: Is the App Really...

In India, is Clubhouse the Utopian melting pot of ideas and speech it seems to be in other parts of the world? We spoke to six young, urban, English-speaking Indian professionals to find out.

Protecting Our Children on Social Media: The Personal Data Protection Bill...

India’s legal approach to protecting children’s data online could have impact children’s privacy and security, and progressive data legislation as well.

The Story of CoWIN: How A Vaccination Strategy for Digital India...

Why was a wholly digital platform like CoWIN—one that is largely accessible to the technology-owning elite—used for mass vaccine registration?

For Digital Governance Solutions to Reach the Marginalised, Working With Offline...

It is vital to examine the design and deployment of digital governance mechanisms in India through the lens of inclusion.

The Struggles of Registering for COVID-19 Vaccines in Delhi’s Yamuna Khadar

The technological barrier CoWin erects while registering for COVID-19 vaccines could be counterproductive to the Centre’s goal of universal immunisation.

The Laws of the Land of Social Media

While the 2021 IT Rules attempt to regulate the harms of social media, they will also place disproportionate regulatory power in the government's hands.

The 2021 IT Rules: Do They Bark Or Do They Bite?

The IT Rules, 2021 may also impact the free flow of marginalised voices that non-profit organisations strive to promote online.

How Do the Information Technology Rules, 2021 Impact Non-Profit Organisations?

The 2021 IT Rules will affect non-profits publishing and curating information online.

Where the Mainstream Media Could Not Reach: How Local Information Travelled...

Community media filled the gaps left by the Indian mainstream media while documenting local issues and responses to COVID-19.