Nishant Shah is a professor of new media and the co-founder of The Centre for Internet & Society, Bangalore
As children,we are taught not to take candy from strangers. But how do we build systems of trust online?
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Parents neednt panic,the internet can also be a haven for kids.
The micro space for status updates might become the new public space for discussion.
You can video chat,stream music and watch TV on your phone. Offering high-speed internet access,3G would change the world of mobile computing.
In this connected world,the geek is everyone from a grandma on Skype to a teen on Second Life.
Geo-tagging applications are creating new and impromptu communities of true.
Demystifying the mysterious -agents changing the world around you.