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Banking and Accessibility in India: A Study on Banking Accessibility in India — Call for Comments
The adoption of accessible features and technologies by banks in India is low despite there being legislative and executive push for it. It is important for ... by Vrinda Maheshwari last modified Oct 30, 2012 04:50 AM — Filed under: ,
Now Streaming on Your Nearest Screen
Digital cinema, especially the kinds produced using mobile devices and travelling on Internet social networking systems like YouTube and MySpace, are often ... by Nishant Shah last modified Dec 24, 2011 08:58 AM — Filed under: ,
Reading from a Distance — Data as Text
The advent of new digital technologies and the internet has redefined practices of reading and writing, and the notion of textuality which is a fundamental ... by Sneha PP last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:29 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Figures of Learning: The Conditional Artist
As part of its Making Methods for Digital Humanities project, CIS-RAW organized two consultations on new figures of learning in the digital context. For a ... by Tara Kelton last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:42 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Bridging the Information Divide - Political Quotient
On this post, we will unpack 'information poverty'- a problem lying at the very foundation of the crises that inspired this project and a barrier impacting ... by Denisse Albornoz last modified Oct 24, 2015 02:28 PM — Filed under: , , ,
From Taboo to Beautiful - Menstrupedia
On this post, we take a look at 'menstrual activism' -a movement that despite its trajectory in feminism, remains unnoticed in most accounts of traditional and ... by Denisse Albornoz last modified Oct 24, 2015 02:25 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Ethical Research Guidelines
The Centre for Internet and Society will endeavour to protect the physical, social and psychological well-being of those who participate in their research. The ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Oct 13, 2018 12:21 PM — Filed under: , , ,
Sarah Zia - Not knowing as pedagogy: Ride-hailing drivers in Delhi
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Sarah Zia last modified May 19, 2020 06:35 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Anushree Gupta - Ladies ‘Log’: Women’s Safety and Risk Transfer in Ridehailing
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Anushree Gupta last modified May 19, 2020 06:29 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Noopur Raval and Rajendra Jadhav - Power Chronography of Food-Delivery Work
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find ... by Noopur Raval and Rajendra Jadhav last modified May 19, 2020 06:33 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
From Health and Harassment to Income Security and Loans, India's Gig Workers Need Support
Deemed an 'essential service' by most state governments, and thereby exempt from temporary suspension during the COVID-19 lockdown, food, groceries and other ... by Zothan Mawii (Tandem Research), Aayush Rathi (CIS), and Ambika Tandon (CIS) last modified May 19, 2020 06:57 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Roundtable on India’s Gig-work Economy
Working in the gig-economy has been associated with economic vulnerabilities. However, there are also moral and affective vulnerabilities as workers find their ... by Noopur Raval, Anushree Gupta, Rajendra Jadhav, Sarah Zia, and Simiran Lalvani last modified May 19, 2020 06:36 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Habits of Living: Global Networks, Local Affects
“Networks” have become a defining concept of our epoch. From high-speed financial networks that erode national sovereignty to networking sites like Facebook ... by Wendy Chun, Kelly Dobson, Matthew Fuller and Eivind Rossaak last modified Oct 24, 2015 01:38 PM — Filed under: , ,
March 2012 Bulletin
In this month we announced the new clusters from Researchers at Work: Locating the Mobile, Interface Intimacies and Habits of Living. by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 09, 2012 07:33 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
April 2012 Bulletin
In this issue of our newsletter, we bring you updates of our latest research, event reports, videos, news and media coverage during the month of April 2012: by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 07, 2012 06:26 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
May 2012 Bulletin
Welcome to the newsletter issue of May 2012! In the current issue, we bring to you updates of our latest research, event reports, videos, and media coverage: by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 07, 2012 06:59 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Big Data and Reproductive Health in India: A Case Study of the Mother and Child Tracking System
In this case study undertaken as part of the Big Data for Development (BD4D) network, Ambika Tandon evaluates the Mother and Child Tracking System (MCTS) as ... by Ambika Tandon last modified Dec 06, 2019 04:57 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , , ,
The Mother and Child Tracking System - understanding data trail in the Indian healthcare systems
Reproductive health programmes in India have been digitising extensive data about pregnant women for over a decade, as part of multiple health information ... by Ambika Tandon last modified Dec 30, 2019 05:18 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , , ,
Decolonizing the Internet’s Languages 2019 - From Conversations to Actions
Whose Knowledge? is organising the Decolonizing the Internet's Languages 2019 gathering in London on October 23-24 — with a specific focus on building an ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Nov 01, 2019 05:53 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Call for Contributions and Reflections: Your experiences in Decolonizing the Internet’s Languages!
Whose Knowledge?, the Oxford Internet Institute, and the Centre for Internet and Society are creating a State of the Internet’s Languages report, as baseline ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Aug 07, 2019 12:29 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , , ,
State of the Internet's Languages 2020: Announcing selected contributions!
In response to our call for contributions and reflections on ‘Decolonising the Internet’s Languages’ in August, we are delighted to announce that we received ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Nov 01, 2019 06:12 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Media Infrastructures and Digital Practices: Case Studies from the North East of India (Paper Presentation)
Khetrimayum Monish Singh and Rajiv K. Mishra (Doctoral student, Centre for Studies in Science Policy, JNU) are presenting a co-authored paper at the Young ... by Khetrimayum Monish Singh last modified Feb 05, 2019 11:11 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Locating the Mobile: An Ethnographic Investigation into Locative Media in Melbourne, Bangalore and Shanghai
From Google maps, geoweb, GPS (Global Positioning System), geotagging, Foursquare and Jie Pang, locative media is becoming an integral part of the smartphone ... by Larissa Hjorth and Genevieve Bell last modified Oct 24, 2015 01:41 PM — Filed under: , ,
Infrastructure as Digital Politics: Media Practices and the Assam NRC Citizen Identification Project (Draft Paper)
The National Register of Citizens (NRC) exercise in Assam focuses on updating the list of Indian citizens in the state. A highly sensitive, controversial and ... by Khetrimayum Monish Singh last modified May 15, 2018 03:35 PM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Not a Goodbye; More a ‘Come Again’: Thoughts on being Research Director at a moment of transition
As I slowly make the news of my transition from being the Research Director at the Centre for Internet and Society, Bangalore, to taking up a professorship at ... by Nishant Shah last modified Jun 15, 2014 02:17 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Living in the Archival Moment
The archive has been and continues to be a key concept in Digital Humanities discourse, particularly in India. The importance of the archive to knowledge ... by Sneha PP last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:27 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Intermediary Liability in India: Chilling Effects on Free Expression on the Internet
The Centre for Internet & Society in partnership with Google India conducted the Google Policy Fellowship 2011. This was offered for the first time in Asia ... by Rishabh Dara last modified Dec 14, 2012 10:22 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Digital Design: Human Behavior vs. Technology - Vita Beans
What comes first? Understanding human behavior and communication patterns to design digital technologies? Or should our technologies have the innate capacity ... by Denisse Albornoz last modified Oct 24, 2015 02:29 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
We, the Cyborgs: Challenges for the Future of being Human
The Cyborg - a cybernetique organism which is a combination of the biological and the technological – has been at the centre of discourse around digital ... by Asha Achuthan last modified Oct 24, 2015 01:42 PM — Filed under: , , ,
Next CPOV Conference in Leipzig
Two CPOV conferences have been held so far. The first one in Bangalore and the second one in Amsterdam, the third is to be held in Leipzig. by Prasad Krishna last modified Apr 02, 2011 11:27 AM — Filed under: