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Draft Encryption Policy Withdrawal

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With the relentless cries of invasion of privacy, the entire policy which sought access to all our activities online has been withdrawn

Is Nothing Sacred?

The limits and indispensability of free speech in the age of social media

TEENS, SEX AND TECHNOLOGY

Social media apps make romance easier for India’s high-schoolers, posing a culture shock to parents

Too cool for school

What happens when the ideal student goes bad? You get Adarsh Balak as an internet sensation

Age of the clickactivist

Internet vigilantes come out with a new weapon of mass awareness: social experiment videos

The pleasures and horrors of the digital afterlife

Some people don’t log out even after they shuffle out of this mortal coil. The ethics, business and eerie effects of the digital spectre

Me, you and everyone we know—on Facebook

Are there any private moments left for us?

What’s in a profile picture?

When the virtual life collides with one’s real life, the outcome can be beyond the uploader’s control.

Tweet for tat

This election has seen leaders slug it out on social media like never before. Clever parodists and faceless trolls too were at play

Like it or not, you can buy it

Shopping in the black market of social media

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