Algorithms

New tool turns audio clips into realistic video

The researchers successfully generated highly-realistic video of former US President Barack Obama talking about terrorism, fatherhood, job creation and other topics, using audio clips of those speeches and existing weekly video addresses that were originally on a different topic.

Jul 12, 2017, 12:56 PM IST

IIT-Madras team's research to help detect multiple sclerosis

Researchers at IIT-Madras (IIT-M) have developed algorithms that could help detect multiple sclerosis (MS) which, since it is visible as several small lesions, could be easily missed.

Aug 02, 2015, 13:43 PM IST
Documentary on blind chess players to release in India soon

Documentary on blind chess players to release in India soon

"Algorithms", a documentary on blind chess players, will be releasing in metros across India on August 21.

Jul 29, 2015, 14:25 PM IST

Algorethmia to connect academics and app developers by building powerful algorithms

The American software startup, Algorithmia that raised USD 2.4 million last August to connect academics and app developers by building powerful algorithms.

Mar 13, 2015, 14:22 PM IST
New algorithms predict your behaviour from your tweets

New algorithms predict your behaviour from your tweets

Researchers have used 500 million tweets to develop algorithms which they claim can predict an individual's behaviour hours in advance.

Sep 11, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

Super.cc to make calendaring easy for email users

A new product called Super.cc is reported to help users add events to their calendars without much fuss.

Feb 11, 2014, 18:46 PM IST

`Google search results show racial discrimination`

Google search results contain "significant discrimination" according to the perceived race of the people whose names are typed in, a study has revealed.

Feb 05, 2013, 21:20 PM IST

Now, an app to 'hack' your exam questions

Online app Examify uses algorithms and crowd sourcing to go through old exam papers to calculate the best answers to questions for students appearing for major Indian board and entrance exams.

Jan 14, 2013, 11:00 AM IST

Documentary on blind chess players ready

Four years in the making, a unique film is nearing completion.

Aug 19, 2012, 09:38 AM IST