Nasscom to use members’ CSR funds for re-skilling engineers in blockchain, AI, robotics

Anand J

National Association of Software and Services Companies (Nasscom) has said that its non-profit social arm will use corporate social ....

13 December, 2018

Wipro sets up second automotive solutions development centre in Detroit

Anirban Ghoshal

Bengaluru-based software services provider Wipro Ltd has set up a new automotive innovation centre in Detroit, Michigan, to deliver ....

12 December, 2018

Business intelligence, analytics maturity elude vast majority of firms: Gartner

Anirban Ghoshal

Nearly nine out of every ten (87%) organisations have low business intelligence (BI) and analytics maturity, according to a survey ....

11 December, 2018

After IIT-Bombay, IIT-Delhi joins IBM's artificial intelligence consortium

Payal Ganguly

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi, has joined an International Business Machines’ consortium that connects ....

30 November, 2018

JLL's George Thomas on how technology will help the firm to reinvent itself

Anand J

Real estate and investment management services firm Jones Lang LaSalle set up a technology research and innovation facility in ....

27 November, 2018

After pivot to conversational AI, Magiclane raises Series A funding

Payal Ganguly

After pivoting from artificial-intelligence-based task management to conversational AI, Bengaluru-based Magiclane has raised $3 ....

26 November, 2018

How Indian banks are using emerging tech to do more than just acquire customers

Shweta Sharma

In a bid to reduce costs, create product and service differentiation, and in turn, gain more market share in a crowded segment, ....

23 November, 2018

Indian Railways to use AI for crowd management at Ardh Kumbh Mela

Anand J

Indian Railways will use artificial intelligence (AI) for crowd management in the holy city of Allahabad during the Ardh Kumbh ....

21 November, 2018

This startup is using AI to help parents find a career for their children

Anirban Ghoshal

Are you worried about your son’s or daughter’s career? Do they have the attention span of a fly? Are you confused ....

20 November, 2018

Intel opens R&D centre in Bengaluru with $150-mn investment

Anand J

Intel Corp., the world's biggest chipmaker by revenue, has opened a new research and development (R&D) centre in Bengaluru ....

15 November, 2018

Watch: ThoughtSpot’s Ajeet Singh on enterprise tech's growing potential in India

Anand J

Ajeet Singh started his entrepreneurial journey in 2009 with cloud-computing software company Nutanix. Three years later, he left ....

9 November, 2018

MIT researchers are training computers to learn languages the way children do

Shweta Sharma

Researchers at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a new parser — a mechanism for breaking down computer ....

1 November, 2018

Synechron deploys AI, data science applications for financial services firms

Shweta Sharma

Synechron Inc., a New York-based technology consulting and outsourcing firm, has started deploying data science and artificial ....

23 October, 2018

Most digital commerce firms say AI results in double-digit rise in outcomes: Gartner survey

Shweta Sharma

As many as 75% of digital commerce organisations are seeing double-digit improvements in business outcomes, according to a survey ....

12 October, 2018

Paytm may introduce facial recognition for its mobile app

Shweta Sharma

Digital payments firm Paytm is reportedly testing a facial recognition feature for its mobile app. According to a report in ....

24 September, 2018

Accenture expands data and AI capabilities of its myWizard automation platform

Anirban Ghoshal

Software services and consulting firm Accenture said that it was expanding the capabilities of its automation platform called ....

24 September, 2018

IBM’s Sriram Raghavan on what's being done to remove biases from AI engines

Anirban Ghoshal

Multinational technology giant IBM has released a free software service for enterprises that will help data scientists eradicate ....

20 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

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

Uber will use voice to fuel its next billion rides

Payal Ganguly

Having completed a billion rides in South Asia, cab-hailing firm Uber is now aiming to flood markets, especially India, with another ....

11 September, 2018

AI-for-fashion startup Mad Street Den raises more money

Binu Paul

Artificial intelligence (AI) and computer vision technology startup Mad Street Den Systems Pvt. Ltd has secured an undisclosed ....

6 September, 2018