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India Tech Startups: Seven Things That Blew My Mind

India Tech Startups: Seven Things That Blew My Mind | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it

WhatsApp's influence, super-cheap Uber rides and fear of the b-word.

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Education Across Borders: The India Perspective | MIT World

An eye-opening and important lecture to MIT students from an Indan perspective.

- near-future research from students will require local-solutions to global problems

-viruses are like terrorists.  They are science's example of waiting for right time, right conditions, and vulnerable victims.

 

Rickshaw drivers in India are frequent victims of tuberculosis after just a few years inhaling traffic fumes. This near-epidemic went unacknowledged until Kapil Sibal demanded a solution.

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Ken Morrison's comment, December 10, 2011 7:34 AM
"If you want a nation to move, you can't leave 800 million behind."
Ken Morrison's comment, December 10, 2011 7:46 AM
Great question from a brave blind MIT student at the end (about 47:00)
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Ad spends on TV in India to grow 12-14 pc: Deloitte study - exchange4media.com

Ad spends on TV in India to grow 12-14 pc: Deloitte studyexchange4media.comDeloitte believes that 2011 will see a beginning of ...

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Can Technology Plug The Educational Divide?

Can Technology Plug The Educational Divide? | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it

The story behind the teach teacher who inspired "Slumdog Millionaire"

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India targets 'blasphemous' web

India targets 'blasphemous' web | An Eye on New Media | Scoop.it
The Indian government vows to crack down on "blasphemous" internet material, accusing web firms of failing to co-operate.
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