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Sound data regulation needed as nations compete over data capital in future: Mukesh Ambani

KOLKATA: Reliance Industries (RIL) Chairman Mukesh Ambani said that countries in the future will compete over data capital, and added that he is confident that the government would bring in a sound regulation to protect this national resource and ensure data privacy. “We are confident that the government will introduce a sound new data regulation […]

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How Indian IT can compete with Google and Facebook and show the world a better way

By Mishi Choudhary and Eben Moglen The world’s major societies are now wrestling with the enormous social power wielded by the internet’s “platform companies“.In Europe they speak of “GAFA“: Google, Apple, Facebook and Amazon.Twitter, Uber and other aspirant companies hover just out of the main ring. Billions of people provide data about their personal lives […]