Category: India

Lawmakers should treat crypto like gold or real estate: Indian tech magnate

Lawmakers should treat crypto like gold or real estate: Indian tech magnate

Indian tech mogul, Nandan Nilekani, believes the country should be seeking to attract investment from the $1.7 trillion crypto asset industry. 8312 Total views 9 Total shares Indian technology mogul, Nandan Nilekani, has urged local lawmakers to allow citizens to speculate on crypto assets. The co-founder and chair of Infosys, an Indian multinational information technology […]

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Indian startup organization proposes regulatory framework for crypto

Indian startup organization proposes regulatory framework for crypto

An internet startup association in India has asked the government to define cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin as digital assets and not currencies. 4683 Total views 39 Total shares IndiaTech.org, an industry association representing India’s consumer internet startups and investors, wants to provide clear definitions for the cryptocurrency industry. On Wednesday, the association released a white paper including […]

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Decentralized technology can help protect democracy around the globe

Decentralized technology can help protect democracy around the globe

Recent political developments in the United States demonstrate the critical challenges that centralized technology platforms pose to democracy — in stark contrast to the powerful role social media played in pro-democracy movements in the Middle East and Hong Kong. U.S. election misinformation and disinformation, as well as white nationalism, spread throughout online groups, and prominent […]

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