Gazette notification, mandating companies with an annual turnover exceeding INR 50 crore to offer digital payments to its customers. The ministry has prescribed RuPay debit card, UPI, and UPI QR code as mandatory modes of payment for digital transactions, and will be levying a penalty of INR 5,000 per day for businesses that do not comply.
Tech oligarchy FAANG & India’s biggies FallMart, Slipkart, Mytra, Omychannel, Snapseal, cBay, Ole, InfoSeams, HomeShows, Aliaba, Amazonia, Telebrands, AllDeals, NiceDeals, etc.. Bottom-line: How centralized Internet retail trading is related to development (except creating few MLM call centers / enriching the 1%), only right-wing proponents of economies of scale can explain for a fee.
Today, citizenship is a great privilege. And Indian citizenship, is the greatest privilege. Why? Because only those who have purified their souls by protecting cows (not cows of Pakistani or Bangladeshi origin) for seven consecutive births are reincarnated as Indian citizens. That’s why just one in about six people on Continue Reading
Media hype on Citizenship / Bhakt / Neta Acts. There are always voices of dissent to divisive ideas even as ministers smartly inviting intellectuals opposed to the move, to open TV showcases of all branding talks (thanks to Paid Media) on many such issues. No politics over religion, in theory, Continue Reading
In case Stallman’s resignation marks the beginning of something even better (from Stallman himself) people are encouraged to send messages of solidarity
Various outlets that are closely connected to Microsoft are trying to convince us that Microsoft is now ‘king’ of Open Source; nothing could be further from the truth however.
Conferences that call themselves “open” something are sometimes nothing but an attack on openness (not to mention freedom) and promotion of FUD about Free/Open Source software (FOSS); there’s an ample set of examples to that effect.
This is a very lengthy and potentially expensive process. It’s happening or becoming necessary because the EPO nowadays grants patents far too quickly, in big numbers. In Twitter the EPO lies about such patents, equating them with “property” (which they’re not) as if to deny these grants would be “theft”.
Microsoft started PRISM with the NSA and months later it added Skype to it, shortly after it had paid many billions for the European company. Later we’ll come to ICE, the Pentagon, and agencies that are literally violent. It encourages other monopolies like Facebook, Google, Amazon and many such like-minded Continue Reading
Backlash is Vidyasagar when an ideal-less religion-trading “Bhakt India Company” daringly abuse power to divide, bribe, jugaad, riot & annex for expansion of its profiteering #antinational empire, every state & culture is not as tolerant as Kalinga! This will NOT be empty forever, vote or no vote!