Forcepoint's Ajay Dubey on the potential of human-centric cybersecurity

Anirban Ghoshal

Forcepoint, which provides cybersecurity solutions, has been advocating a new approach to tackling cyber threats. While its peers ....

25 May, 2018

Abandoned ghost ship? Relax, it's an autonomous sailorless boat

Anirban Ghoshal

Next time you are sailing through the mid-night mist in Venice, don’t mistake that lifeless vessel floating lazily around ....

24 May, 2018
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Microsoft plans to extend EU data privacy rights to global customers

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft Corporation said it plans to extend the rights accorded by the European Union's new data privacy law ....

24 May, 2018

Now, users can identify counterfeit drugs on WhatsApp

Anirban Ghoshal

Patients and doctors can soon verify the authenticity of medicines by sending a WhatsApp message, The Economic Times reported. Pharma ....

24 May, 2018

Niti Aayog partners Swiss group ABB for AI, robotics in manufacturing

Anirban Ghoshal

The central government's top policy think tank, Niti Aayog, has entered into an agreement with Swiss engineering group ABB ....

24 May, 2018

Vernacular chatbot creator DheeYantra raises seed money

Binu Paul

DheeYantra Research Labs, the creator of vernacular chatbot platform dhee.ai, has raised an undisclosed amount in seed funding ....

23 May, 2018
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AI will become a payments channel soon: Kotak's Deepak Sharma at Payments Summit

Ankit Doshi

India lags the world in funding artificial intelligence startups but still has the opportunity to attract investment and make ....

23 May, 2018

Google tries to make upcoming Android OS more enterprise-friendly with new features

Anirban Ghoshal

Internet giant Google has said it is adding enterprise-friendly features to the beta version of its upcoming mobile operating ....

23 May, 2018

Google's Duplex isn't the only one — Microsoft's new AI bot can make calls too

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft has built a new artificial intelligence-based bot-cum-digital assistant that can make calls just like Google's ....

23 May, 2018

Amazon's facial recognition services draw surveillance concerns

Reuters

U.S. civil liberties groups on Tuesday called on Amazon.com Inc to stop offering facial recognition services to governments, ....

23 May, 2018
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HCL Technologies to develop blockchain solutions for transport industry

Anirban Ghoshal

Indian IT services firm HCL Technologies on Tuesday said it is joining the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), a group of ....

22 May, 2018

AI to make presence felt at British hospitals, but won't replace doctors just yet

Anirban Ghoshal

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, one of Britain’s biggest health trusts, has partnered The Alan ....

22 May, 2018

This 3D-printed smart gel can help build devices that mimic sea creatures

Anirban Ghoshal

Researchers at Rutgers University in the US have used 3D printing to create a smart gel which can be used to create underwater ....

22 May, 2018

Open data ecosystem to give India’s GDP $22-bn boost by 2022

Anirban Ghoshal

An open data ecosystem in the country will add $22 billion to India’s gross domestic product by 2022, The Economic Times ....

22 May, 2018

Vernacular app NewsDog gets $50 mn from Tencent, others

Shweta Sharma

NewsDog, a Hindi and vernacular app founded by Chinese entrepreneurs and downloaded 10 million times on Google Play Store, has ....

22 May, 2018

Microsoft, Google find new security flaw in chips

Reuters

Cyber security researchers have found a new security flaw that affects a broad swath of modern computing chips and is related ....

22 May, 2018

Adobe to buy e-commerce services provider Magento for $1.68 bn

Reuters

Adobe Systems Inc said on Monday it would buy e-commerce services provider Magento Commerce from private equity firm Permira for ....

22 May, 2018

Retail tech startup Mobisy gets $3.5 mn from SIDBI's VC arm, others

Anand J

Mobisy Technologies Pvt. Ltd, which operates supply chain automation platform Bizom and mobile marketplace app Distiman, has raised ....

21 May, 2018

Fashion marketplace Myntra shrinks FY17 loss to around $100 mn

Shweta Sharma

Flipkart-owned Myntra Designs Pvt. Ltd narrowed its consolidated loss by a quarter to Rs 654 crore ($101 million) for 2016-17, ....

21 May, 2018

Defence ministry eyes artificial intelligence for edge in combat-readiness

Anirban Ghoshal

The defence ministry has said it is looking to equip armed forces with artificial intelligence for combat-readiness, a step in ....

21 May, 2018

Microsoft buys AI startup to boost Cortana's conversational skills

Anirban Ghoshal

Tech giant Microsoft has acquired a US-based conversational artificial intelligence (AI) startup amid efforts to improve its virtual ....

21 May, 2018