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By in Business on February 1, 2017
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Billionaire Jeweler Accused Of India's Biggest Ever Banking Scam -- Who Is Nirav Modi?
February 22, 2018
Indian billionaire diamond jeweller Nirav Modi has been accused of orchestrating the biggest banking scam the country has ever witnessed, allegedly having defrauded the state-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) of close to two billion US dollars.
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The Risks of Digital Democracy
February 21, 2018
Like many segments of the economy and society, democracy is in the process of being digitized, a development that promises new levels of efficiency but also brings new risks. Consider the digitization of voting machines, devices that date back to the 19th century. The growing use of direct recording electronic (DRE) voting machines has made […]
A smarter smart city
February 21, 2018
An ambitious project by Alphabet subsidiary Sidewalk Labs could reshape how we live, work, and play in urban neighborhoods.
10 Breakthrough Technologies 2018
February 21, 2018
Dueling neural networks. Artificial embryos. AI in the cloud. Welcome to our annual list of the 10 technology advances we think will shape the way we work and live now and for years to come.