Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Apr 12, 2022
While the MEITY has advocated for the sale of public data to further India’s five trillion-dollar economy, it should be careful to not paper over the privacy cracks.
Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Mar 21, 2022
If cryptos continue to facilitate illicit transactions, it will harm mainstream adoption and change regulator attitudes, leading to heavier restrictions in the long run.
Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Dec 18, 2021
With the recent testing of an anti-satellite weapon by Russia, the spectre of space debris has come back to haunt the international community.
Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Nov 22, 2021
Metaverse mixes the real world with virtual reality in real-time, creating new paradigms for life on this planet. But will it be equitable and safe?
Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Nov 6, 2021
As NFTs and cryptocurrencies usher in a new decentralised world of finance, issues of ownership, authenticity and integrity will naturally gain importance.
As automotive companies seek to bounce back from the disruptions in semiconductor supply chains, it is important to recognise that microcontrollers are not a ‘just-in-time’ industry.
As the government contemplates a ban on VPNs, it is important to not reduce the debate to a trade-off between privacy and national security interests.
While the QUAD’s efforts to align technical standard-setting is praiseworthy, it is not without its challenges.
By introducing card-on-file tokenisation, the RBI has sought to strike a balance between the protection of financial data and the ease of online card payments.
With the much-publicised departure of Ford and General Motors, has the Indian market sealed its reputation as the graveyard of automotive manufacturers?
Fossil fuel-based internal combustion engines may see their demise sooner than expected, as the call for net-zero emissions by 2050 intensifies.
Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Aug 31, 2021
The vast landscape of future human-machine interplay is limited only by the discrepancies in our knowledge of the human brain.
Technology - Analyses & Assessments - Aug 9, 2021
The NSO surveillance controversy not only indicates an erosion of basic privacy, but also a broader, more troubling trend of authoritarian cyber surveillance.
The Indian semiconductor ecosystem can be fortified by establishing multiple centres of excellence that focus on specific aspects of the supply chain.
The Taiwanese semiconductor industry is gearing up to meet the challenges of disruption in the traditional supply chain through innovation and a multipronged approach
With demand far outstripping supply, the semiconductor industry is in flux, which holds great promise for an accelerated Indo-Taiwan collaboration in the field.
Supply chain resilience in the semiconductor industry is predicated on regional security within East Asia.
The compound semiconductor industry can act as the bedrock for an Indo-Taiwanese strategic partnership.
Semiconductors are the key to an imminent Fourth Industrial Revolution, with 5G wireless and AI transforming the societal, economic and security verticals.