Tag: Ai

NITI Aayog, Google join hands to foster AI ecosystem in India

New Delhi: NITI Aayog on Monday joined hands with Google to foster growth in India’s nascent artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning ecosystem by working together on several initiatives in the two areas. Under the aegis of the programme, Google will train and incubate Indian AI startups in an accelerator programme. These startups will be […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
NITI Aayog ropes in IBM to use AI in agriculture

New Delhi: The government’s policy think-tank NITI Aayog on Friday decided to partner with leading technology company IBM to develop a crop yield prediction model using artificial intelligence (AI) to provide real time advisory to farmers in “aspirational districts”. “The partnership aims to work together towards use of technology to provide insights to farmers to […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Global AI business value to reach $1.2 trillion in 2018: Gartner

New Delhi: Driven by customer experience, new revenue and cost reduction, global business value derived from Artificial Intelligence (AI) is projected to hit $1.2 trillion in 2018 — an increase of 70 per cent from 2017, a Gartner forecast said on Wednesday. AI-derived business value is forecast to reach $3.9 trillion in 2022. “AI promises […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Google AI can let you play word games

San Francisco: Google has been working extensively on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and now it has given users a (fun) glimpse of how far natural language processing — that deals with machine reading comprehension — in the technology has come. Google Research division of the search-giant has rolled out Semantic Experiences, which are websites with interesting […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Panasonic unveils AI-based 'Arbo Hub'

New Delhi: Expanding its Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) capabilities, Panasonic India on Friday unveiled the AI-powered “Arbo Hub” platform that gives users access to multiple apps and services. The device maker also announced it will launch its upcoming Panasonic “P85 NXT” and “Eluga Ray 710” devices with “Arbo Hub” built-in. “Arbo Hub” […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Skype Lite gets group video calling feature, AI chatbot

New Delhi: Microsoft on Monday announced the introduction of group video calling feature and Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based chatbot named “Ruuh” for Skype Lite ahead of Diwali. The video calling is available for all Skype Lite users across the country and will allow anyone to join the group video or audio call on the app for […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
For Musk, Google's 'Clips' camera doesn't 'seem' innocent

San Francisco: Google’s artificial intelligence (AI)-based “Clips” camera has not impressed Tesla founder Elon Musk, a famed critic of AI. “Clips” does image recognition and AI processing on-device, deploying machine learning to automatically click best pictures for you. Musk, who thinks AI could trigger World War III and poses a far greater threat than North […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
This robot uses AI to write and play own music

New York: In a first, researchers have developed a robot that can write and play its own music compositions using artificial intelligence and deep learning. The robot — named Shimon — with four arms and eight sticks can play harmonies and chords on marimba. It also thinks much more like a human musician, focusing less […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Facebook uses AI to counter terrorism

San Francisco: As the people have started questioning social media sites about their role in countering terrorism, Facebook said that it uses artificial intelligence (AI) to remove the terror-related content. The social media giant is currently focusing their techniques to combat terrorist content about Islamic State (IS), Al-Qaeda and their affiliates. “Although our use of […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
AI pilot allegedly assaults ground engineer, de-rostered

The pilot of a Paris-bound Air India flight with 122 passengers on board today allegedly assaulted a ground engineer in Chennai shortly before take off following which he was de-rostered

  • Sunday, 27 June 2021
Google rolls outs AI grammar checker for G Suite users

San Francisco: US Internet giant Google has said its artificial intelligence (AI)-based grammar checker, corporate web tools and services are available for all users of G Suite, to help them improve writing. Unlike standard spellcheck in Google Docs, Google applies Machine Learning technology to grammar checker as one of the AI tools that can let […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Xinhua's first female AI news anchor goes live

Beijing: Chinese news agency Xinhua has put its first female Artificial Intelligence (AI) news presenter on the job, signalling a clear threat to human journalists in the years to come. Sporting a short haircut and wearing a pink dress, the AI robot named “Xin Xiaomeng” made its debut in a short, one-minute video on Sunday […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
AI couldn't catch NZ attack video streaming: Facebook

San Francisco: Facing flak for failure to block the live broadcast of the New Zealand terrorist attack last week, Facebook on Thursday said that its Artificial Intelligence (AI) tools were not “perfect” to detect the horrific video. Vowing to improve its technology, the social networking giant, however, ruled out adding a time delay to Facebook […]

  • Monday, 03 May 2021
Artificial pancreas to boost diabetes treatment

Sydney: Australian researchers have created the world’s first machine intelligent artificial pancreas that could improve insulin dosing for diabetics. According to Nigel Greenwood, founder at Australia-based firm Evolving Machine Intelligence, along with researchers from the University of Queensland (UQ), the artificial intelligence-based (AI) technique can also transform the way aeroplane engine’s wear & tear is […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021
AI can help predict premature deaths: Study

London: Researchers have developed an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based system to predict the risk of early deaths due to chronic disease in middle-aged adults. The study, published by PLOS ONE journal, found that the new AI Machine Learning models known as “random forest” and “deep learning” were very accurate in its predictions and performed better than […]

  • Sunday, 02 May 2021