The Oscar-winning American film Nomadland, directed by Chloé Zhao and starring Frances McDormand, is a clinical examination of the chinks in American capitalist society. It is the Grapes of Wrath of the gig economy era.
The WhatsApp controversy has brought data privacy back in the news. Is precious user information safe in the hands of the companies? Here’s a list of instances where hackers had a ball with private data.
Presenting to you dear reader, 13 best pieces we have produced so far this year, with a dedicated focus on technology and public policy. Do read and enjoy the Editors’ Selections and send us your comments.
Sci-Hub is taken to court over alleged copyright infringement. While academic publishers say the free library promotes piracy, the legal wrangle has made ‘open access’ fodder for public debate once again.
There is a new capitalism in town and it’s something you cannot avoid if you’ve been online even once — or not. Here’s a list of books that helps you cut the clutter on platforms, gigs and the sharing economy.
The India-China boundary dispute is a complex one that dates back to the British era. We suggest three books to understand the boundary disputes and the larger power struggle between the two Asian giants