Algorithms vs Human Rights

Automated data processing techniques have started to rule over the internet. The boundaries with humans and automated decision making systems are blurring with little...

$10 switches and No Firewalls

Bangladesh Bank exposed to hackers by cheap switches, no firewall.Bangladesh’s central bank was vulnerable to hackers because it did not have a firewall and...

Data Politics and Artificial Intelligence

Cambridge Analytica was a British political consulting firm which combined data mining, data brokerage, and data analysis with strategic communication for the electoral process....

Privacy is Dead

When I started working in internet development I saw it as a great tool of liberation for the global South. 18 years down the...

Can Artificial Intelligence Make Sense of it?

Governments around the world and companies are turning to automated artificial intelligence tools to make sense of what people posting on social media, for...

Startups in Pakistan May Not Reach Customers in U.S without Net Neutrality

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of U.S has repealed Net neutrality by a 3-2 vote. Net Neutrality prevented Internet Service Providers (ISPs) from blocking and throttling...