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India Inc, Infosys, Vishal Sikka

Vishal Sikka quitting as Infosys CEO exposes the ugly belly of corporate India

Much like the falling out between Cyrus Mistry and the Tata group, innovation seems unappreciated in major business houses.

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Cyberbullying, Trolling, Gender, Internet

Sarahah app: Anonymity cuts both ways

I remain under no illusion of the internet being still value-free space, devoid of any politics of its own.

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Sexist memo, Engineer, Google, James Damore

Why Google engineer's sexist memo should be slammed outright

James Damore had criticised the tech giant for its hiring policy.

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Right to speech, Block, Social Media, Twitter

Curious case of unconstitutional Twitter blocks

A public representative blocking citizens on twitter is a violation of our fundamental right to speech

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Racial Stereotype, Photo Filter, Indian, Racism

FaceApp's Indian and Black photo filters are quite obviously racist

The developers were forced to remove its latest update that allowed new filters such as Asian, Black, Caucasian.

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Play Store, Saudi Arabia, App store, Cyber bullying

How a 'platform for cyberbullying' became the most downloaded app

Sarahah is a social media portal that lets you send anonymous messages, and then the trolling follows.

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Independence Day, Deals, Offers, Best

Independence Day sales: It's the perfect time to buy your dream gadget

Ahead of August 15, Amazon, Flipkart and Paytm Mall have announced promising deals on a wide range of products.

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Apple, IPhone 7, Design, Rumours

iPhone 8: What the latest rumours tell us

There are high expectations from the 10th-anniversary edition of Apple phone.