April 09, 2021
Welcome to the Fog of More
By Jacob Parakilas
There’s a deeper problem with how we perceive the world than misinformation, disinformation, and propaganda: it’s that we expect that big data means better understanding.
September 14, 2020
China Has Built a Massive Global Database for Hybrid Warfare, International Media Reports
By Abhijnan Rej
The revelations that Chinese tech firm Zhenhua has built a database of 2.4 million individuals for intelligence operations are significant though unsurprising.
June 25, 2020
South Korea’s Digital New Deal
By Troy Stangarone
South Korea aims to establish a foundation for competitiveness in the promising fields of the future: 5G, big data, and AI.
July 16, 2019
High Tech Geopolitics: How Can India Combine Data and Regional Power?
By Rohan Seth
India should take the lead in driving BIMSTEC integration on data.
January 19, 2019
Why Are Chinese Courts Turning to AI?
By Meng Yu and Guodong Du
A drive to standardize judgments for “similar cases” has courts experimenting with big data and AI.
October 26, 2018
ASEAN’s Digital Transformation Starts With Tomorrow’s Data Talents
By Marcus Loh
Singapore’s experience might offer useful lessons for fellow ASEAN members as the region transforms into a digital economy.
October 25, 2018
Cambodia’s Coming AI Revolution
By M.G. Zimeta
Big data, AI, and digital technologies: Cambodia’s nascent tech sector is blooming.
August 21, 2017
The Dark Side of China's Tech Boom
By Eugene K. Chow
China’s tech giants are helping the state build a digital panopticon.
July 27, 2017
China's Artificial Intelligence Revolution
By Elsa Kania
A new AI development plan calls for China to become the world leader in the field by 2030.
June 01, 2017
Hacking India's Elections
By Vinayak Dalmia
New technology creates opportunities for democracy -- and also threats.
November 07, 2015
China's Big Plans for Big Data
By Shannon Tiezzi
Plus, China's statistical tricks, the Ma-Xi meeting, and what China's destroyer said to the USS Lassen. China links.