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Kolkata:Hi -Tech with Hi- Touch 5 Apr 2010, 18:30 by Roopen Roy

... credulity of those who lend me a patient ear, that the seeds of the Information Technology (IT) revolution in India were actually planted in the vicinity of The Bengal Club ...

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Disruptive Technologies in Media 12 Feb 2011, 00:42 by Roopen Roy

When innovators become creative with technology, th­ey decisively disrupt existing paradigms. The entrenched, legacy players look like deer caught in the headlights. CNN was a good early example of ... another controversial use of secure, “lockbox” technology to disclose in the public domain “classified information”. It has been described as an “uncensorable system for untraceable mass document leaking”. It began ...

Chez Roopen ‎>‎ Disruptive Technologies in Media

Hi-tech or Hi-touch? 19 Nov 2010, 19:55 by Roopen Roy

... major behavioural shift, the most important so far of the 21st century. And the information we choose to share with friends, co-workers and even stra­ngers, is re-defining ...

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On the Internet, Censorship Boomerangs 13 Mar 2013, 18:12 by Roopen Roy

... weapon in the hands of ordinary citizens of our planet. They can search for information with ease and disseminate opinions instantaneously. On the negative side, there are governments and organizations ... has also alerted the government to the misuse  of the provisions of the Information Technology Act 2000 and woken up   the civil society . More than ever, Indian citizens are now ...

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Digital Bharat 31 May 2015, 01:23 by Roopen Roy

... bits’. Atoms make up physical, tangible objects such as CDs, books and letters. Digital information, on the other hand, is made up of bits, the smallest unit of information on ... Negroponte did not explicitly forecast 20 years ago is the massive improvement in storage technology and the birth of ‘cloud’ computing. Today, massive amo­unts of digitised information are stored ...

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Making shoes for the cobbler's son 16 Mar 2012, 10:35 by Roopen Roy

... a system that does not leak.   Although we have emerged as a powerhouse of information technology, India has remained the proverbial cobbler’s son who goes barefoot. Our IT engineers ...

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Mirror, mirror on the wall 16 Aug 2016, 10:36 by Roopen Roy

... thrived in those countries which have strong traditions of education in mathematics, science and technology. Large investments in defence have also spawned inventions and breakthroughs in information technology. In early ...

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Battleground Software:India and China 8 Jun 2015, 05:18 by Roopen Roy

... thrived in those countries which have strong traditions of education in mathematics, science and technology. Large   investments in defense have also spawned inventions and breakthroughs in information technology. In early ...

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Hacking and Cyber Wars 27 Jul 2011, 21:44 by Roopen Roy

... is to ‘to protect US national security systems and to produce foreign signals intelligence information’. Its electronic eavesdropping mission includes radio broadcasting, the internet, telephone calls and other intercepted forms ... media reports. In India, hacking is punishable by law. Section 66 of the Information Technology Act defines hacking and prescribes punishments. It says that “wh­o­­ever, with the intent ...

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Block Chain can change the world 3 Dec 2015, 09:22 by Roopen Roy

... 2015 Tags: Op-ed Often, when you string together two pieces of seemingly unconnected information, you get a flash of insight. According to Ericsson, by 2019, every human be­ing ... we will need to underst­and, in simple terms, what is the block chain technology, which is at the core of crypto-currencies such as the bitc­oin. Block chain ...

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