Enough dreaming of the future and fantastic ways in which technology can help our country...here are a few that already exist, all we need is implementation.
The future is already here — it’s just not very evenly distributed”, said Sci-Fi author, William Gibson in the 1990 documentary, ‘Cyberpunk’.
In the documentary, he discusses the inequality in access to technological developments based on wealth and location. Countries such as Germany, China and Finland have been playing host to such developments for some time now, while India seems to be trailing behind despite being the world’s largest sourcing destination for information technology (IT), an industry that reportedly employs more than 10 million Indians. Let's look at some such developments in my article, 7 Existing Technologies India Needs Now! which talks about tech taken for granted elsewhere that could really help India.