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A Compilation of Research on the Gig Economy
Over the past year, researchers at CIS have been studying gig economies and gig workers in India. Their work has involved consultative discussions with ... by Aayush Rathi, Ambika Tandon, Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified May 19, 2020 08:20 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , , ,
Preliminary research result on Wikipedia gender gap in India
Since June 2016, Ting-Yi Chang from the University of Toronto has worked with the CIS-A2K team to conduct action research on the Wikipedia gender gap in India. ... by Ting-Yi Chang last modified May 23, 2017 11:09 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Mapping Digital Humanities in India - Concluding Thoughts
This final blog post on the mapping exercise undertaken by CIS-RAW summarises some of the key concepts and terms that have emerged as significant in the ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:36 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
The Aakash Tablet and Technological Imaginaries of Mass Education in Contemporary India (Excerpt)
In a recently published paper, Jahnavi Phalkey and Sumandro Chattapadhyay explore public initiatives in technological solutions for educating the poor and the ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Feb 14, 2016 10:11 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Digital transitions in the newsroom: How are Indian language papers adapting differently?
In a new report published by the Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism and Centre for Internet and Society, Zeenab Aneez explores how Indian newsrooms ... by Zeenab Aneez last modified Feb 03, 2017 01:50 AM — Filed under: , , ,
February 2011 Bulletin
Greetings from the Centre for Internet and Society! In this issue we are pleased to present you the latest updates about our research, upcoming events, and ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 30, 2012 11:16 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
January 2011 Bulletin
Greetings from the Centre for Internet and Society! It gives us immense pleasure to present regular updates on the progress of our research on the mainstream ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 30, 2012 11:25 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
The Spaces of Digital
'The Spaces of Digital’ continues from the work done on the CIS-RAW monograph on the Internet, Society and Space in Indian Cities, by Pratyush Shankar at ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Oct 24, 2015 01:41 PM — Filed under: , , ,
Figures of Learning: The Pornographer
As part of its Making Methods for Digital Humanities project, CIS-RAW organized two consultations on new figures of learning in the digital context. For a ... by Namita A. Malhotra last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:32 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Whose Open Data Community is it? - Accepted Abstract
My paper titled 'Whose Open Data Community is it? Reflections on the Open Data Ecosystem in India' has been accepted for presentation at the Open Data Research ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:41 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Figures of Learning: The Reader
As part of its Making Methods for Digital Humanities project, CIS-RAW organized two consultations on new figures of learning in the digital context. For a ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:48 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Digital Activism in Asia Reader: Announcement
The CIS-RAW programme organized an editorial workshop on March 6-7, 2015, as part of its project on a Digital Activism in Asia Reader. The project is a ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Oct 24, 2015 02:22 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Figures of Learning: The Visual Designer
As part of its Making Methods for Digital Humanities project, CIS-RAW organized two consultations on new figures of learning in the digital context. For a ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:33 AM — Filed under: , , ,
Consultation on Figures of Learning in the Digital Context
The Centre for Internet and Society welcomes you to a consultation on new figures of learning in the digital context at its office in Bangalore on September ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Nov 13, 2015 05:39 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Indian Newspapers' Digital Transition
This report examines the digital transition underway at three leading newspapers in India, the Dainik Jagran in Hindi, English-language Hindustan Times, and ... by Zeenab Aneez last modified Dec 09, 2016 07:12 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Can data ever know who we really are?
This is an excerpt from an essay by Zara Rahman, written for and published as part of the Bodies of Evidence collection of Deep Dives. The Bodies of Evidence ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Dec 06, 2019 05:02 AM — Filed under: , , , , , , ,
Re:Wiring Bodies
Asha’s monograph is a historical research inquiry to understand the ways in which gendered bodies are shaped by the Internet imaginaries in contemporary India. by Prasad Krishna last modified Sep 27, 2011 06:46 AM — Filed under:
Exploring Big Data for Development: An Electricity Sector Case Study from India
This working paper by Ritam Sengupta, Dr. Richard Heeks, Sumandro Chattapadhyay, and Dr. Christopher Foster draws from the field study undertaken by Ritam ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Mar 16, 2019 04:33 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Financial Speculation as Urban Planning
Talk by Prof Michael Goldman by Sunil Abraham last modified Apr 05, 2011 04:36 AM — Filed under:
Reaping the Benefits of Gamification
As a part of the Making Change blog-post series, in this post we will identify a new technique: gamification. This technique is being used for sustainable ... by Dipali Sheth last modified Oct 24, 2015 02:24 PM — Filed under: , , ,
Buying into the Aakash Dream - A Tablet’s Tale of Mass Education
The low-cost Aakash tablet and its previous iterations in India have gone through several phases of technological changes and ideological experiments. Did the ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Apr 25, 2016 08:04 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
Call for Proposal: Big Data for Development – Initial Field Studies
The Centre for Internet and Society, as part of a project with the University of Manchester and University of Sheffield, is inviting calls from researchers to ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Apr 28, 2016 07:28 AM — Filed under: , , , ,
December 2011 Bulletin
Welcome to the newsletter issue of December 2011. This issue carries a special section on Freedom of Expression as there was much discussion regarding the ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 23, 2012 08:35 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
November 2011 Bulletin
Welcome to the Centre for Internet and Society newsletter! In this issue we bring you the updates of our research, events, media coverage and videos of some ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 24, 2012 02:37 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
DWRU, BBGS & MKU - The Covid-19 Pandemic and the Invisible Workers of the Household Economy
Domestic Workers Rights Union (DWRU), Bruhat Bangalore Gruhakarmika Sangha (BBGS), and Manegelasa Kaarmikara Union (MKU) have prepared a report on the ... by Geeta Menon last modified Jun 19, 2020 12:34 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
Brindaalakshmi.K - Gendering of Development Data in India: Beyond the Binary
This report by Brindaalakshmi.K seeks to understand the gendering of development data in India: collection of data and issuance of government (foundational and ... by Brindaalakshmi.K last modified Jun 30, 2020 10:26 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
Raina Roy and Abhiraj Bag - Kolkata’s trans community has been locked out of healthcare and livelihood
Over six months into the outbreak of Covid-19 in India, it has become clear that the pandemic does not affect everybody equally. It has amplified the ... by Raina Roy and Abhiraj Bag last modified Aug 01, 2020 02:54 PM — Filed under: , , , ,
March 2011 Bulletin
Greetings from the Centre for Internet and Society! In this issue we are pleased to present you the latest updates about our research, upcoming events, and ... by Prasad Krishna last modified Jul 30, 2012 10:59 AM — Filed under: , , , , , ,
A Question of Digital Humanities
An extended survey of digital initiatives in arts and humanities practices in India was undertaken during the last year. Provocatively called 'mapping digital ... by Puthiya Purayil Sneha last modified Jun 30, 2016 05:06 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,
Silicon Plateau Vol-1
This book marks the beginning of an interdisciplinary artistic project, Silicon Plateau, the scope of which is to observe how the arts, technology and society ... by Sumandro Chattapadhyay last modified Mar 13, 2019 12:56 AM — Filed under: , , , , ,