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Facebook AI to stop notifications about deceased ones

In 2015, Facebook introduced a feature that lets people choose a legacy contact - a family member or friend entrusted to care for their Facebook account when they pass away.

Apr 10, 2019, 12:12 PM IST

NITI Aayog, ABB facilitate adoption of Artificial Intelligence technologies by MSMEs

NITI Aayog and ABB India organized a workshop aligned with the national objective of ‘AI for All’.

Mar 26, 2019, 15:11 PM IST

6 niche skills changing the future of technology in 2019

2019 will see high requisitions for 6 niche skills.

Feb 25, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Donald Trump signs order aimed to make US a global leader in artificial intelligence

As part of the initiative, Trump directed Federal agencies to prioritise investments in research and development of artificial intelligence.

Feb 12, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

Interim Budget 2019: Govt to start national programme on Artificial Intelligence, eyes 1 lakh digital villages

A national programme on AI has been envisaged by the government, FM Piyush Goyal said on Friday.

Feb 01, 2019, 18:43 PM IST

Budget 2019: 'Job seeker is now a job creator, India second largest hub for startups'

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal also said that in order to take the benefits of artificial intelligence, a special programme has been envisaged by the government. Nine priority areas have been identified for the same. Watch this video to know more.

Feb 01, 2019, 13:20 PM IST

AI-based system to cut process time for abnormal chest X-rays

Artificial Intelligence-led reporting of imaging could be a valuable tool to improve department workflow and workforce efficiency.

Jan 22, 2019, 18:10 PM IST

It's time for us to shift focus to 'artificial intelligence', says Army Chief General Bipin Rawat

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said there is a need to focus on incorporating Artificial Intelligence like our neighboring countries and big data computing into the armed forces' system. Watch full video to know more.

Jan 21, 2019, 09:02 AM IST

In a first, Kumbh Mela to use artificial intelligence for crowd management

The 2019 Kumbh Mela will commence in Prayagraj city of Uttar Pradesh from January 15.

Jan 08, 2019, 22:06 PM IST

2018 in Retrospect: 5G-enabled, foldable smartphones became a reality

Reports surfaced that Samsung plans to launch its first foldable smartphone in March next year and the shipment volume would be at least one million.

Dec 26, 2018, 15:29 PM IST

Training machines sans bias will only augment humans: AWS executive

To create better AI/ML models, one has to look at different data sets, write out the bias in the data set and have an unbiased model in the end.

Dec 26, 2018, 11:16 AM IST

After Artificial Intelligence, Railways to adopt Emotional Intelligence to improve customer experience

The modules comprise components like self-perception, self-expression, problem-solving and stress management. 
 

Dec 16, 2018, 15:58 PM IST

Watch: World’s first English-speaking artificial intelligence anchor makes debut in China

My voice and appearance are modelled on Zhang Zhao, a real anchor with Xinhua, said the AI robot.

Nov 09, 2018, 12:34 PM IST

Google pledges $25 million to AI for Social Good project

Google said the grant will be used to fund the AI Impact Challenge contest.

Oct 30, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

'AI helps track down mysterious cosmic signals'

Scientists say they have used artificial intelligence (AI) to discover 72 new fast radio bursts from a mysterious source about three billion light-years away from Earth.

Sep 11, 2018, 13:10 PM IST

AI system spots often-missed lung cancer tumors

Researchers have taught a computer how to detect tiny specks of lung cancer in computed tomography (CT) scans, which radiologists often have a difficult time identifying.

Aug 27, 2018, 13:05 PM IST

Indian military eyes Artificial Intelligence as next game changer for national security

A task force was constituted to prepare a roadmap for the use of Artificial Intelligence for national security purposes.

Aug 01, 2018, 20:38 PM IST

India and Korea sign pacts on wide-ranging areas - Full list of MoUs

The objective of the joint statement was to "facilitate ongoing negotiations on upgrading the India-Korea CEPA by identifying key areas for trade liberalisation".

Jul 11, 2018, 17:26 PM IST

Google assigning random colours to 8 Assistant voices

Google seems to be trying to avoid using only a female-sounding name and voice. 

Jul 11, 2018, 15:34 PM IST

Google asks users to help spot spam in Search

Last year, Google sent over 45 million notifications to registered website owners, alerting them to possible problems with their websites which could affect their appearance in the search.

Jun 10, 2018, 11:13 AM IST