Tag: Ai

Google's new 10-shade skin tone scale to boost inclusivity, cut AI bias

Tech giant Google has launched a novel 10-shade skin tone that will be incorporated into its products over the coming months to boost inclusivity and to reduce Artificial Intelligence (AI) bias.

  • Friday, 13 May 2022
Huawei Mate 20 X is the answer to Apple iPhone XS Max

With quality design and hyper-powerful processor, Huawei Mate 20 X is giving a tough competition to Apple iPhone XS Max. Loaded with Kirin 980 processor and Dual NPU (neural processing unit), the Huawei Mate 20 X offers expansive Artificial Intelligence (AI). The company claims Huawei Mate 20 X is the best for gaming purposes and […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Jaipur Literature Festival panel explores future of AI

Jaipur: “In 50 years, we’ll probably have a robot conducting this session,” said author Anupama Raju in her opening comments on Monday at the session “The Future is Now” in the ongoing Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF), giving voice to an increasingly popular concern: will robots take over the world, our jobs and life as we […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Intel, Facebook working on cheaper AI chip

Las Vegas: Intel and Facebook are working together on a new cheaper Artificial Intelligence (AI) chip that will help companies with high workload demands. At the CES 2019 here on Monday, Intel announced “Nervana Neural Network Processor for Inference” (NNP-I). “This new class of chip is dedicated to accelerating inference for companies with high workload […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
AI could be first 'resident' of Mars, hints Musk

San Francisco: Tech billionaire and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk wants to establish a base on Mars, and he has indicated the first resident on the planet could be Artificial Intelligence (AI). Responding to a tweet that asked Musk what his thoughts were on the first Martian being an intelligent machine rather than a human, he […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Advanced brain simulator to help understand neurological disorder

London: In a bid to improve understanding of neurological disorders, researchers have created a fast and energy-efficient simulation of part of a rat brain by using computer chip manufacturer NVIDIA’s Artificial Intelligence (AI) compute platform. Developing faster and more efficient simulators could increase the level of understanding the brain function and identify how damage to […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
Start-up by ex-Googlers uses AI to make people happier at work

San Francisco: Aiming to make employees feel happier at work, a start-up led by three ex-Googlers, is using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to “push” individual employees into small actions that improve staffers’ satisfaction and foster better teamwork, The New York Times has reported. “Humu is based in Google’s hometown and builds on some of the so-called […]

  • Friday, 09 July 2021
New 3D 'organ on a chip' can monitor cells in real-time

London: A team of researchers have developed a three-dimensional (3D) “organ on a chip” which enables real-time continuous monitoring of cells and could be used to develop new treatments for disease while reducing the number of animals used in research. The device, which incorporates cells inside a 3D transistor made from a soft sponge-like material […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
AI helps track down mysterious cosmic radio bursts

New York: Researchers have used machine learning to discover 72 new fast radio bursts from a mysterious source some 3 billion light years from Earth. Fast radio bursts are bright pulses of radio emission mere milliseconds in duration, thought to originate from distant galaxies. “This work is exciting not just because it helps us understand […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Harvard-Google AI model to predict quake aftershock sites

San Francisco: The Harvard University has teamed up with Google to develop a machine learning-based model to predict aftershock locations post a quake. It may help in the deployment of emergency services and assist in evacuation plans, a researcher said. “We teamed up with machine learning experts at Google to see if we could apply […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Artificial Intelligence will be everywhere in next 10 years, says Gartner

New Delhi: The rate at which deployment of Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology is increasing, it will be widely available to the masses in the next 10 years, says a new Gartner report. Movements and trends like Cloud computing, the “maker” community and open source will eventually propel AI into everyone’s hands, said the report titled […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Challenges to AI adoption may pose risk to business: Microsoft

San Francisco: In a message to investors, Microsoft has said that the challenges to adoption of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based solutions by customers as well as changes to trade policy or agreements as a result of populism, protectionism or economic nationalism may pose a risk to its businesses. In a regulatory filing on Friday, Microsoft said […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Nearly 50% of smartphones to have AI assistant in 2018: Report

Seoul: About half of smartphones sold globally this year will have an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered assistant, a report by an industry consulting firm showed Sunday. According to Strategy Analytics (SA) Inc., 47.7 per cent of smartphones sold on the global market will be equipped with some kind of on-device AI assistant, up from 36.6 per […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
AI can reveal your personality via eye movements

Sydney: Researchers have developed an Artificial intelligence (AI)-based system that can reveal your personality type just by looking at your eye movements. The system uses Machine Learning (ML) algorithms to demonstrate a link between personality and eye movements. The findings showed that people’s eye movements reveal whether they are sociable, conscientious or curious, with the […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Google Assistant gets six new voices

San Francisco: Making the competition in Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered assistants space tougher, Google on Tuesday announced that people will soon have a choice of choosing from six voices, including one of musician John Legend, to talk to “Google Assistant.” At its annual developer conference Google I/O, the company said these six options, which feature both […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021