Will start seeing benefits of emerging tech investments in two years: ITC's Rajasekhar

Anand J

ITC, the century-old conglomerate that started out as a cigarette manufacturer, has reinvented itself multiple times, diversifying ....

21 September, 2018

Microsoft adds AI, mixed-reality features to cloud business software Dynamics

Anand J

Microsoft will add three artificial intelligence (AI) products aimed at sales, customer service and market insights to its cloud-based ....

20 September, 2018
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Why Tata Power’s new voice bot won't ask for your personal details

Anirban Ghoshal

Tata Power, the country’s largest integrated electricity generation company, on Wednesday announced the launch of a voice ....

19 September, 2018

Exclusive: Media startup NewsBytes gets fresh funding, will bolster AI engine

Anirban Ghoshal

Media startup NewsBytes has raised $1 million (Rs 7.25 crore) as part of a pre-Series A round of funding led by German publishing ....

19 September, 2018

Sequoia-backed enterprise RPA firm UiPath looks to grow India footprint

Kavya Kothiyal

US-headquartered firm UiPath, which offers robotic process automation (RPA) solutions for enterprises, said it plans to expand ....

19 September, 2018

Alibaba to make customised AI chips; teams up with SAP for cloud services

Reuters

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will set up a dedicated chip subsidiary and aims to launch its first self-developed AI inference ....

19 September, 2018
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Nasscom unveils initiative to support deep-tech startups

Shweta Sharma

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) unveiled on Tuesday a programme aimed to help deep-tech ....

18 September, 2018

Singapore’s Changi Airport aims to build the most automated terminal in the world

Anirban Ghoshal

Singapore’s Changi Airport is testing and developing robots in Terminal Four, its smallest and newest facility, in order ....

18 September, 2018

New York University’s AI tool can tell cancer type, spot mutated genes

Shweta Sharma

A computer program developed by New York University (NYU) School of Medicine can analyse images of lung tumours, specify cancer ....

18 September, 2018

Machine learning can now track how cancer cells develop

Shweta Sharma

Researchers at the Allen Institute, Washington have trained computers in machine learning in order to identify parts of a living ....

18 September, 2018
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Machine learning platform Mate Labs raises seed funding

Binu Paul

Bengaluru-based machine learning platform Mate Labs has raised seed funding of $550,000 (Rs 4 crore) led by Omphalos Ventures ....

17 September, 2018

Most policies being issued via automated channels: ICICI Lombard’s Girish Nayak

Shweta Sharma

ICICI Lombard General Insurance Co, the country’s largest non-life insurer in the private sector, has been embedding newer ....

17 September, 2018

Japanese researchers use machine learning to detect dementia

Anand J

A joint group of researchers from Osaka University and Nara Institute of Science and Technology in Japan has been able to detect ....

17 September, 2018

DCB Bank's R Venkattesh on why tech investment returns aren't just about money

Shweta Sharma

The banking ecosystem has undergone a digital transformation over the past decade. DCB Bank, which is nearly 90 years old, has ....

14 September, 2018

IBM teams up with IIT-Bombay to speed up AI research in India

Shweta Sharma

Tech giant International Business Machines Corp. has joined hands with the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay to speed ....

14 September, 2018

Nvidia partners Arrow Electronics for AI computer geared towards autonomous machines

Anirban Ghoshal

Chipmaker Nvidia Corp. has partnered US-based Arrow Electronics for an artificial intelligence (AI) computer to power up ....

14 September, 2018

Facebook expands fact-checking programme to include images and videos

Shweta Sharma

Social networking giant Facebook in a statement said it is including photos and videos in its fact-checking programme aimed at ....

14 September, 2018

Machine learning will transform Indian businesses in 2-5 years: Gartner

Shweta Sharma

Machine learning is one of the three technologies that will transform businesses in India within two to five years -- the other ....

12 September, 2018

MIT researchers create neural networks that imitate human reasoning skills

Shweta Sharma

A team of researchers from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has developed an artificial intelligence system that mimics ....

12 September, 2018

64% Indians say AI will bring new jobs, more interesting work: Salesforce survey

Shweta Sharma

A Salesforce study highlighted that 64% of Indians surveyed are confident that new jobs will emerge from AI, giving them the opportunity ....

12 September, 2018

SRL Diagnostics to harness Microsoft's AI-based pathology solutions

Anirban Ghoshal

SRL Diagnostics on Tuesday said it is partnering Satya Nadella-led Microsoft’s India arm to adopt pathology solutions based ....

11 September, 2018