Buffered Content by Rohit Majumdar

Technology, Media and Culture

The Big Choke – How Online Ads are Killing the Web we Love

The web has an ad problem. / Daniel Oines via Flickr   To hope for online advertising to be completely stripped away from the fabric of the internet as it stands today is foolhardy. But looking at latest trends in digital content consumption and distribution paint a dismal view of user experience when it comes to our lives online. The moment I launch my browser, I am inundated with any number of the following:...

Move 37 and the Artificial Intelligence Awakening

“The machine does not isolate man from the great problems of nature but plunges him more deeply into them.” ― Antoine de Saint-Exupéry     In the age of Xbox and Pokemon Go, when you think about classic board games, the images that come to mind may either be of wholesome families with doting parents spending quality time with their precocious children, with the hope that the kids may pick...