Harsh penalties tip scales for producers of personal data, but leave startups vulnerable

Harsh Walia

The committee, which recently released the draft of the Personal Data Protection Bill, has been advocating a penalty scheme.  To ....

7 September, 2018

Broadening of sensitive data definition may cut off several services for Indians

Harsh Walia

A committee recently released the much-awaited draft of the Personal Data Protection Bill. Although the panel’s efforts ....

6 September, 2018
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Businesses to ride rocky transition in life under new data regime

Harsh Walia

The draft Personal Data Protection Bill released by a committee chaired by former Supreme Court judge BN Srikrishna has already ....

5 September, 2018

SC to WhatsApp, govt: Reply to plea querying eligibility for launch of payment service

Shweta Sharma

The Supreme Court has sought responses from the Indian government and messaging service provider WhatsApp on a plea that seeks ....

28 August, 2018

Govt asks Amazon to set up servers in India, stop cross-border movement of data

Payal Ganguly

IT and communication minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said Amazon India has been asked to set up servers in the country on an urgent ....

14 August, 2018

CBI probes Cambridge Analytica ‘receiving’ Facebook data from Global Science Research

Shweta Sharma

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is conducting a preliminary enquiry to find out if Cambridge Analytica received any ....

9 August, 2018
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NetApp and Nvidia launch platform to streamline data processes for AI projects

Shweta Sharma

Data storage equipment maker NetApp Inc. and Nvidia Corp have launched Ontap AI, which gives organisations working on artificial ....

2 August, 2018

Nasscom opens second data, AI centre in Bengaluru, partners Niti Aayog for research

Shweta Sharma

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) said it has opened its second centre for data science and artificial ....

6 July, 2018

Local storage of payment data to inspire confidence, entice transactions

Bipin Preet Singh

It was just another weekday on the sixth of April when a directive by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) asking all payment companies ....

7 May, 2018

Why India needs a new law to stave off data breaches

Namita Viswanath

The alleged Facebook data breach reportedly indicates the manner in which information provided by individuals can be handled by ....

29 March, 2018
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Govt sets deadline for Cambridge Analytica response over Facebook data 'breach'

Reuters

India has set a March 31 deadline for London-based political consultancy Cambridge Analytica to respond to a query on whether ....

24 March, 2018

Single metrics for different product startups

Mudit Vijayvergiya

The world is now startup frenzied. The very joy of solving a problem has enticed the best of minds. Whatever the industry might ....

13 December, 2016