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Ajit Balakrishnan: The right to be forgotten

On the new dimensions in the battle for online privacy

Ajit Balakrishnan: The other e-commerce

Indians are ecstatically buying mobile phones, apparel, and innumerable other goods and services online at knock-down prices. The first stage of e-commerce, in which wholesalers are disintermediated and retailers swarm to buy their supplies online, ...

Ajit Balakrishnan: And the winner is ...

In recent years, there has been an explosion in the number of prizes being awarded in various fields. Take, for instance, the film industry, where the number of awards handed out every year far exceeds the number of films produced: about 3,000 ...

Ajit Balakrishnan: Don't leave finance to the financiers

American banks started giving housing loans to low-income American households, a move welcomed by socially minded people

Ajit Balakrishnan: Coming to India and making

When the talk turns to finding jobs for India's young millions, "manufacturing" is invoked - if only India could manage to build a strong manufacturing sector just as our sibling rival China has done, all our job-creation worries would disappear.But ...

Ajit Balakrishnan: Here comes content marketing

If you say you haven't yet heard about "content marketing", it is like saying you haven't heard of a tweet, a blog, or a web page. Summon your marketing head, and test him by asking what he is doing by way of content marketing for your widget ...

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