Ritika Tiwari

Ritika is a Software Engineer by degree and a self proclaimed geek. She quit her IT job to become a writer and now, she writes about everything tech.

Netflix And Net Neutrality

By Ritika Tiwari | May 6, 2016

Netflix Net Neutrality For years, Netflix has been claiming that its videos have been deliberately slowed down by carriers so that they could protect their own TV services. But, guess what? It all turns out, things were the other way

How Big Data Can Impact Marketing Sector

By Ritika Tiwari | May 3, 2016

Big Data Marketing Sector It would be an understatement to say the era of big data is upon us. If you have been living under a rock, then you should know that big data means a collection of data which

Two Factor Authentication and the Password Game

By Ritika Tiwari | April 26, 2016

Two Factor Authentication Over the past number of weeks, Two-Factor Authentication (2FA) has repeatedly been in news. Firstly, there was news that Android’s two-factor authentication can be compromised easily and then there was news that Kickass Torrents has introduced 2FA

Reasons Why Sensor Technology May Not Be Ready For Wearable Devices

By Ritika Tiwari | April 18, 2016

Sensor Technology Imagine a distant future where instead of carrying your phone and your laptop every day with you, all you would have to do is wear a silicon chip which would be glued to your skin. Its power would

What You Don’t Know About Internet of Things

By Ritika Tiwari | April 13, 2016

Internet of Things Internet of Things (IoT) is a term that we have been hearing very often these days. In fact, it has been one of the main buzz terms. It has been predicted that by 2020, over 25 billion

Why Data Minimization Cannot Be Ignored

By Ritika Tiwari | April 8, 2016

Data Minimization With big data coming in full form to help Internet of Things (IoT) devices, companies are collecting more and more user data to help them create better products. In fact, some companies never delete user data, even if

Tips To Use Encryption The Right Way

By Ritika Tiwari | April 6, 2016

Encryption Tips Encryption is the most important part when it comes to securing your data online. For those of you who are still alien to this concept, encryption converts data into an unreadable format called cipher text with the help

Public vs Internal Chatbots

Is Artificial Intelligence Really Dangerous?

By Ritika Tiwari | March 31, 2016

Artificial Intelligence When Tesla CEO, Elon Musk was asked about artificial intelligence, he said it was like ‘summoning a demon’ who shouldn’t be called unless you can control it. Yes, this is the founder of the same company whose cars

Cloud Music Services

How Big Data Can Discover The Next Pop Star

By Ritika Tiwari | March 29, 2016

Big Data & the Music Industry Have you heard about this new TV show called “Vinyl”? It has been created by Mick Jagger and Martin Scorsese, and it depicts how the music industry was back in the 70s. It shows

How Netflix Is Using Big Data To Create Better, Successful Shows

By Ritika Tiwari | March 24, 2016

How Netflix is using Big Data When every TV network in America refused to telecast even the pilot season of House of Cards, the show’s creators turned to Netflix. The online streaming service believed so much in the show that