Tag Archives: Fiction & Non-Fiction

New Releases from Asia : May 2020

FinTech Future: The Digital DNA of Finance by Sanjay Phadke

Publisher: SAGE Publications India / SAGE Response

Year of publication: 2020 / March

Pages: 232

Price: INR 450

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Book Blurb:

Fintech is challenging banks and squeezing all our financial transactions onto a mobile screen! Should we be worried? 

We make payments via PayPal or Paytm, shop on Amazon or Flipkart, book accommodation on Airbnb or Oyo and call a cab using Uber or Ola apps. The big tech companies are taking care of all our finances virtually while new technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI), internet of things (IoT), blockchain, big data, 5G and quantum computing promise to raise a new storm in the future of finance. Fintech Future is the story of technology disrupting finance—from coin to bitcoin, banknote to cloud and stodgy old banks to AI—viewed from the perspective of whether it helps make the world a better place.

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Longlist for the Tata Literature Live! First Book Award announced

Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest makes its fourth appearance at the NCPA from November 14, 2013 – November 17, 2013. On Wednesday, November 06, 2013, the longlist for the Tata Literature Live! First Book Award was announced. This year, the award will be given for two categories: Fiction & Non-Fiction.

The shortlist in the fiction and non-fiction categories will be released soon.

Last year, The Tata Literature Live! First Book Award was given to Ruchir Sharma for his book Breakout Nations. The books in the longlist for the 2103 award are

Non – Fiction

1 Ayodhya – The Dark Night Krishna Jha and Dhirendra K Jha HarperCollins

2 Butterflies on the Roof of the World Peter Smetacek Aleph

3 Conquering the Chaos — Win in India, Win Everywhere Ravi Venkatesan Harvard Business Review Press

4 In Good Faith Saba Naqvi Rupa

5 Indianomix Vivek Dehejia and Rupa Subramanya Random House

6 Righteous Republic Ananya Vajpeyi Harvard University Press

7  Stringer: A Reporter`s Journey in the Congo Anjan Sundaram Penguin

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