| Economic Times

Curbs on tracking minors' data may hurt tech giants

In an article discussing effects of Justice Srikrishna Committee’s recommendations to curb data tracking of and advertising targeted at users under the age of 18 Mishi Choudhary was quoted as saying “Children are more vulnerable than adults, so longer the protection, the better. Everyone is interested in the generation that is coming, not the generation that has gone by. Everything that is popular today was once popular with teenagers. Companies would want a lower age, obviously.” 

 

| The Hindu

Experts pick holes in data protection Bill

In an article discussing the loopholes of data protection bill, Mishi Choudhary was quoted as saying "Bill makes it cumbersome for even the data principals – whose data it is – to understand and exercise their rights effectively."

| Livemint

Mood: How we are feeling this week

In an article discussing the maximum number of shutdowns witnessed by India in 2018, statistics from internetshutdowns.in were mentioned.

| MEDIANAMA

Mobile internet and SMS shut down in Navi Mumbai following Maratha agitation

The article mentioned our blog post RTI reply from Rajasthan Home Department reveals 26 unreported Internet Shutdowns and our internet shutdowns tracker internetshutdowns.in 

| Scroll.in

In Kashmir, ban on Pakistani TV channels raises questions – about those from Delhi (and Mumbai)

In an article linking ban on Pakistani news channels in Kashmir with rising incidence of frequent Internet Shutdowns, statistics from internetshutdowns.in were mentioned.

| Huffington Post India

How Andhra Pradesh Built India's First Police State Using Aadhaar And A Census

In an article that discussed the privacy implications of Aadhaar and other personal information such as GPS location of homes being recorded during Census in Andhra Pradesh, Mishi Choudhary was quoted as saying, “I wish I could tell you that this wasn't alarming. In the absence of a Data Protection Framework or jurisprudence on data collection and usage by state parties in the name of efficiency such practices continue.

| MEDIANAMA

Manipur under a five-day internet shutdown, Arunachal orders one for state exams

The article mentioned our blog post RTI reply from Rajasthan Home Department reveals 26 unreported Internet Shutdowns and our internet shutdowns tracker internetshutdowns.in 

| MEDIANAMA

Number of Internet Shutdowns in 2017–18 higher than previously reported: RTI

The article mentioned our blog post RTI reply from Rajasthan Home Department reveals 26 unreported Internet Shutdowns and our internet shutdowns tracker internetshutdowns.in