Digital India: A list of popular government websites in India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken a lot of interest to give a push to Digital India. The onus is always on the individual ministries & departments to embrace Digital India, they are supposed to have websites which are constantly updated and … [Continue reading]

9 of the 10 new internet users today are Indian language users: Google

Google and KPMG India released a comprehensive report "Indian Languages - Defining India's Internet" in April 2017. The report has a lot of useful details which were not known to most of us. Mint had recently carried a summary from the report. … [Continue reading]

Smartphones increasing time taken to finish a meal in restaurants

I came across an interesting research findings in a book on Small Data. It talks about how the time taken to finish a meal has increased in restaurants as customers are busy with their smartphones (Facebook, Whatsapp). I am not surprised with these … [Continue reading]

Digital India: What India’s Open Data Program could learn from

The importance of Data is growing not just in private sector but also in the Government.  Data can help in decision making. In fact, Data not only helps the citizens but the governments too can benefit by taking better-informed decisions. Let us … [Continue reading]

Twitter bots influencing voters during elections

Last November we heard a lot about 'fake news' during US elections. Twitter Bots could have played a role, and it appears both political parties used Bots but one party won this bot war. … [Continue reading]