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The author is a Hindu-American living in the USA


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Big Tech and the U.S government : Case studies in bias. The #AIandPower drishti is so important ..

Karthik T S Recently Freedom house, a non-profit organization funded primarily by the United States government has declared in its 2021 report that India is only a “partly free” country when it comes to political rights and civil liberties1.  Considering the number of protests and riots in the last fifteen months in India, one could …

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AI and the future of Jobs

Sejuti Banerjea “It is extremely easy to find people who speak pleasantly. But it is rare to find people who speak and hear true words even when they are not pleasing to hear.” From the Ramayana, as quoted in Rajiv Malhotra’s book Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power (referred to as AIandPower through the …

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A Clarion Call for India and the World: Moving towards a Humane World in the Era of Artificial Intelligence

Mrityunjaya Dubey “Long before the outbreak of the historic catastrophe that humanity is witnessing now, Shri Rajiv Malhotra has years before shown the right trajectory to all humankind that was often been ignored by various thought leaders across the globe, his latest book on “AI and the future of Power” still leaves room to do …

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Tech Leaders Discussion on Rajiv Malhotra’s AI Book: #AIandPower

Sejuti Banerjea Author Note: This article is a recap and summary of a very interesting panel discussion on how tech leaders are thinking about the AI revolution and its social impact in light of Rajiv Malhotra’s book “Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power” published in January 2021. The panelists M. Vidyasagar, Fellow of the …

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Algorithm, Being and India: A Review of AI and Power

Sachin Modi This was submitted for a Book Review contest held for College students , in January 2021. The book ‘Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power’ by Rajiv Malhotra is an eye-opening book on a topic that is very popular but not understood well.  The word ‘Artificial Intelligence (AI)’ takes our imagination to a …

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Redefining the Civilizational Landscape: AI and Power

Vishweshwar Saran Singh Deo This Review won the first place in a Book Review contest held for College students , in January 2021. They say the contours of land change every century or two defined by the shift of power. The power which is defined by new discoveries and governed by a new set of …

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Why Youth should read #AIandPower ? 5 Reasons

Artificial Intelligence is here to stay. From “AI powered cameras” in smartphones to the first robot citizen of a country (Sophia), AI’s popularity is certainly bullish. The youth particularly is interested in AI. Many of us like to visualize how the world will be in 10 or 20 years. All the interesting things that are …

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AI ethics: a dharmic perspective #Dharma_Is_Not_Optional

Author: Divya Nagaraj. Author Note: Rajiv Malhotra’s book AI and the Future of Power ,discusses many thought provoking issues posed by AI under the overarching guiding framework of Dharma. Ethics in AI is an extremely important area of research,study,policy which will not only affect the deployment of AI in myriad ways but also will affect …

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Indian Military & Artificial Intelligence : #AIandPower

Sejuti Banerjea A summary of Rajiv ji’s interview with Indian Military experts on the State of Indian Military and AI. Air Vice Marshal Bahadur questions General Pannu and Rajiv Malhotra in light of the latter’s recent book “Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Power”. Some of the key points of this very interesting discussion on …

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Artificial Intelligence: Boon or Threat?

Artificial Intelligence is a topic which evokes mixed reactions among people. Some consider AI to be a technological revolution which will solve all our problems and transform our planet into a veritable paradise. Others equate AI with robots courtesy of Hollywood movies; not good robots but rather exceedingly intelligent but evil and villainous robots with nefarious plans to wipe out the entire human civilization.