Tag: Artificial Intelligence

CyFy 2019: Whose data is it Anyway?

“Whose Data Is It Anyway‘ would be the topic of the hour when a panel of 6 esteemed personalities across fields of research, technology, law gather.

ABB chief meets CM Devendra Fadnavis to forge AI partnership

ABB chief meets CM Devendra Fadnavis to forge AI partnership

Mumbai: ABB Chief Executive Officer Ulrich Spiesshofer met Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis here on Wednesday to discuss how a partnership could be created to deploy Artificial Intelligence (AI) and digitalisation technologies for the state. They also discussed issues of robotics, e-mobility and to take skills development to the next[Read More…]

Facebook intends to develop its own AI chips: Report

Facebook intends to develop its own AI chips: Report

San Francisco: Facebook intends to develop its own Artificial Intelligence (AI) chips to facilitate faster computing needed to achieve new AI breakthroughs like digital assistants with common sense, said a media report. In an interview with The Financial Times, Facebook’s chief AI scientist, Yann LeCun indicated that the social networking[Read More…]

Indian real estate firms fast adopting AI technology: Report

Around 37% firms adopted AI in some way globally: Report

Stamford, Given the level of ease and convenience that Artificial Intelligence (AI) brings with its implementation and use, the number of organisations that adopted AI in some way or the other globally has risen from 25 per cent in 2018 to 37 per cent today, global market research firm Gartner[Read More…]

LG joins Microsoft to accelerate autonomous vehicles business

LG joins Microsoft to accelerate autonomous vehicles business

Las Vegas,LG Electronics has partnered Microsoft to help grow its autonomous vehicle and infotainment system business by leveraging Microsoft’s Azure cloud and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies along with LG’s future self-driving software developments. LG will apply Microsoft’s AI knowledge to its Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS), Driver-Status Monitoring Camera (DSM)[Read More…]

AI offers $340bn opportunity to retail sector: Capgemini

AI offers $340bn opportunity to retail sector: Capgemini

Paris, The use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) offers about $340 billion cost-saving opportunity for those retail companies that are able to scale and expand the scope of their existing deployments, according to a new global study from French technology services major Capgemini. However, just one per cent of retailers have[Read More…]

Microsoft, Taiwan AI Labs collaborate for genetic analysis

Microsoft, Taiwan AI Labs collaborate for genetic analysis

San Francisco/Taipei, Microsoft and Taiwan AI Labs have collaborated and unveiled TaiGenomics — an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based genetic analysis platform — using Microsoft Azure Cloud computing and storage capabilities. The platform uses AI to process, analyse and draw inferences from vast amounts of medical and genetic data provided by patients[Read More…]

Microsoft search engine Bing blocked in China

Microsoft ‘Intelligent Cloud Hub’ to build AI-ready workforce in India

New Delhi: Microsoft on Thursday announced a three-year “Intelligent Cloud Hub” collaborative programme in India to empower institutes to skill students in Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Cloud technologies. The dedicated AI infrastructure and Internet of Things (IOT) hub programme will equip selected research and higher education institutions with AI infrastructure,[Read More…]

Panasonic aims at Rs 1,000 crore revenue in India

Panasonic to foray into flagship smartphone segment in India

After creating its space in the entry-level and mid-price segment, Panasonic is geared up to launch two Artificial Intelligence (AI)-enabled premium smartphones in the Indian market on October 4. The flagship devices will hit the shelves next month as the festive season inches closer, industry sources told IANS on Monday.[Read More…]

Google launches AI-packed Android 9 Pie

Google launches AI-packed Android 9 Pie

San Francisco:– Google has released its latest version of Android Operating System — Android 9 Pie, which harnesses the power of Artificial Intelligence (AI) to predict how users would like to experience their devices while offering a smoother navigation system and an easier way to track and limit usage of[Read More…]

Microsoft to train 15,000 people on Artificial Intelligence by 2022

Microsoft offers public courses to build AI skills

San Francisco: Microsoft has added a new track to its Professional Programme courses to help people working in the IT industry build skills in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). The track is open to the public and is comprised of online courses. The applicants would use technologies like python,[Read More…]

Google to place AI-powered virtual agents in call centres

AI can better predict biological age via smartphone data

Moscow: Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology can produce improved digital biomarkers of ageing and frailty via gathering physical activity data from smartphones and other wearables, a new study suggests. According to the researchers from the longevity biotech company GERO and Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT), AI is a powerful tool[Read More…]

Canada’s top Sikh tycoon donates $10 mn to university

Toronto: Canada’s top Sikh real estate tycoon Bob Dhillon donated $10 million to the University of Lethbridge in Alberta on Wednesday. The university has renamed its business school after him. It will henceforth be called the Dhillon School of Business. Calgary-based Bob (Navneet) Dhillon is the president and CEO of[Read More…]

Hawking treated Artificial Intelligence as threat to humanity

New Delhi: Nobel Prize-winning physicist Professor Stephen Hawking, who died on Wednesday, always warned against Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its growing dominance over humanity. “Earth is becoming too small and humanity is bound to self-destruct, with AI replacing us as the dominant being on the planet,” he told wired.com in[Read More…]

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