I doubt that Google and Microsoft ever worried about the prospect that a book retailer, Amazon, would come to lead …
Vivek Wadhwa is a Distinguished Fellow at Carnegie Mellon University’s College of Engineering and a Director of Research at Duke University’s Pratt School of Engineering. He is a columnist for The Washington Post and author of 'The Immigrant Exodus: Why America Is Losing the Global Race to Capture Entrepreneurial Talent', named by The Economist as a Book of the Year of 2012. Wadhwa has held appointments at Stanford Law School, Harvard Law School, and Emory University and is a faculty member at Singularity University. He is based in Silicon Valley and researches exponentially advancing technologies that are soon going to change our world.
Why Apple is destined to fail in India
Apple has no chance at success here, unless it quickly realises that it is repeating the mistakes it made in China and tries to understand India.
We are heading towards a jobless future: is it good or bad?
We are facing a jobless future. Automation and AI-based tools will do a better job of providing customer service than workers in Indian call centres do. Millions of outsourcing and IT jobs are at risk in the country.