Cracker of the code

Book review by Roopinder Singh She was seen as a saviour of a company that was a giant when the Internet age dawned in the mid-1990s. Yahoo was still huge in 2012, but seemed antediluvian as younger companies proved to be more in sync with the manner in which people used the net. The new kid on the block was …

Digital dreams, cyber security nightmares

Government initiatives in increasing Internet-enabled services must address concomitant worries regarding the privacy and safety of citizens’ data The world is increasingly connected and much can be accessed digitally in real time, often giving a tremendous advantage to various parties concerned. Now, we have initiatives that are increasingly digitising government departments and services and promising to make information available at …