blockchain technology bitcoin
March 7, 2021 7 MIN READ Adarsh Badri

Blockchain is a decentralized, distributed public digital ledger consisting of records called blocks – linked to one another using cryptography.

Big tech and data privacy
February 6, 2021 8 MIN READ Adarsh Badri

In the age of information, all the clicks we’ve left behind — and would leave behind in future — are being (will be) used to analyze us, rate us, package us, and sell it back to us.

wilkerson caste
September 27, 2020 8 MIN READ Adarsh Badri

In the winter of 1959, Martin Luther King, Jr., and his wife, Coretta, visited India. When they arrived in Mumbai, King told reporters, “To other countries, I may go as a tourist, but to India, I come as a pilgrim.”

morality covid-19
May 10, 2020 6 MIN READ Adarsh Badri

Even as we learn to live with the virus, there is a grave challenge to the inherent human-beliefs more than ever. The virus shows us the world we have created – gravely unequal and subtly cruel.

social media loneliness
May 2, 2020 4 MIN READ Adarsh Badri

An era of snappy chatter applications – Tinder, Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat, and House-party – where one’s social realities exist.

covid-19 politics
April 26, 2020 5 MIN READ Adarsh Badri

The pandemic-state will always be mired by the rise of authoritarianism, surveillance, and xenophobia. However, such a state will not be suitable for a post-crisis era.