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National

What is this address we are supposed to report black money to?

This post has been updated to take out some points that were misunderstood by me and have been clarified and another issue which appears to be resolved. Okay, I’m spooked. I don’t understand this enough to even claim something is wrong. This is the most bizarre “email situation” I have ever seen. It began with […]

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General

An overdue conversation with rain

Was drizzling when I woke up. Rain had arrived like a wayward teenager slinking home in the early hours of morning, greeting the day with “What? I was right here!” “What? I wasn’t up to anything!” ~ rain. “Exactly.” ~ @Vidyut “If you’re going to be snarky, I’m going.” “Where?” “Out” “You’re already out” “Anywhere […]

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Net Neutrality for India
Democracy
Digital Rights

Net Neutrality is important. Pay attention here #NetNeutrality

This post explains Net neutrality and the challenge facing it in India for all of you who can’t exactly figure out what is going on. This is not intended to be comprehensive, but it gives you the bare bones of the issue and ideas on how to find out more to form your own opinion. Net […]

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Digital Rights

The Diaspora Yatra

Zuck: Yeah so if you ever need info about anyone at Harvard Just ask. I have over 4,000 emails, pictures, addresses, SNS† Friend: What? How’d you manage that one? Zuck: People just submitted it. I don’t know why. They “trust me” Dumb *ucks. The Zuck in the above conversation is Mark Zuckerberg. And they are […]

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U.S. Central Command @CENTCOM Twitter hacked

ISIS hacks CENTCOM Twitter and Youtube accounts

The Twitter and Youtube accounts of CENTCOM (Central Command) appear to be hacked and are posting pro ISIS content, threats as well as what appears to be detailed information for officers. The account claims to have breached computers in all military bases. The account is currently suspended.. Others on Twitter have expressed skepticism about the hacked […]

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