If India is serious about becoming an economic power, it is imperative that it encourages the adoption of new technologies and creates an enabling environment for their development in the country.
Technology is evolving at a fast pace today and its promises and concerns keep shifting. There is a need to outline a path to think through technological change and to shed light on the values that technology regulation ought to promote in order to encourage innovation.
The operational launch of India’s indigenous satellite navigation system can result in healthy competition between various navigation services, and potentially significant revenues for the country.
The Indian Directorate General of Civil Aviation has released draft guidelines regarding the commercial use of drones.
India’s indigenous global navigation satellite system could help New Delhi’s credentials as a collaborative partner in the region.
India has an opportunity to take the initiative not only in early adoption of blockchain technology but also toward shaping the regulatory framework guiding its application.
Recent advances in artificial intelligence are a wake-up call to policymakers in India, with every one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flagship programs likely to be directly affected within the next few years.
India’s draft circular on the regulation of drones stifles innovation, raises operational risks, and creates substantial uncertainty for organizations, individuals, and enforcement agencies.
The draft circular, if implemented in its current form, will stifle innovation, raise operational risks, and create substantial uncertainty.
Open standards and free markets should dictate the choices available to content creators, not centralised exchanges that then become the playground for vested interests to creep into their daily administration and deprive creators of licensing autonomy.