“Data is not just the new oil, but also the
Kris is a regular
Chinese citizen and a firm believer in Chinese supremacy. When Orion – an
American Internet giant makes a Machiavellian entry into China, Kris augurs the
event will go on to alter the country’s socio-political landscape.
He is proven
right when Orion, armed with sophisticated technology, awakens a restrained society
from its slumber, stirring a revolution powered by nothing but data.
What is the
larger purpose behind this tsunami of events? Will Kris be able to ride the waves or will he be tossed around helpless in the sea of change,
falling prey to Information Age’s omnipotent, omniscient Frankenstein?
Born in New
Delhi, an alumnus of IIT Roorkee and after having been an Architect, Investment
Banker and Product Manager, Aditi is currently a student at the Indian School
been writing since her school days and has co-authored multiple research
publications. She has spoken at International Conferences and found
appreciation for her socially relevant essays.
over the vulnerabilities and intrusions of the digital space into private lives,
she has spent more than two years researching the domain of Internet
connectivity and surveillance in preparation for The Digital Panopticon, which is her attempt at sensitizing the readers
to these vulnerabilities through the power of fiction.
a brilliant and sensitive mind, and the will to use the power of the written
word for engineering change, Aditi is a rising star in the firmament of young
Indian writers, whose progress will be a pleasure to watch.