machine learning

PayPal to buy fraud detection startup led by Indian-origin founders


PayPal Holdings Inc has agreed to acquire fraud prevention technology company Simility for $120 million in cash, it ....

22 June, 2018

Kotak Mahindra’s Deepak Sharma on how virtual assistants are changing banking

Anirban Ghoshal

Kotak Mahindra Bank was among the first Indian lenders to let customers manage bank accounts via social networking sites such ....

22 June, 2018

This MIT system can analyse medical images of your brain in less than a second

Shweta Sharma

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) has developed an artificial intelligence system that can analyse medical images in ....

19 June, 2018

MobiKwik invests in predictive analytics startup Pivotchain Solutions

Binu Paul

Digital payments firm One MobiKwik Systems Pvt. Ltd has invested Rs 2 crore ($294,000) in Pune-based data science company Pivotchain ....

18 June, 2018

Govt mulls changing IP law to boost research in artificial intelligence

Anirban Ghoshal

The Indian government is considering changing certain aspects of the intellectual property (IP) law in order to boost research ....

15 June, 2018

Data core to digital strategy, training surgeons on VR: Medanta’s Sahni and Sikka

Anirban Ghoshal

Some of India's biggest multi-speciality hospital chains are increasingly using emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence ....

15 June, 2018

Wipro to help detect fraud in US health insurance claims

Anirban Ghoshal

Software services provider Wipro has said that it is partnering with big data analytics firm Opera Solutions to launch an end-to-end ....

13 June, 2018

Scientists develop 3D-printed cornea in breakthrough move

Anirban Ghoshal

Researchers at the Newcastle University in the UK have come up with a unique way to 3D-print a cornea using human cells, a technology ....

4 June, 2018

Bajaj Allianz's Sourabh Chatterjee on how AI is speeding up insurance claims

Anirban Ghoshal

Insurance firm Bajaj Allianz hired a virtual employee named Eve last month. Eve helps the company hire new talent by conducting ....

1 June, 2018

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput launches emerging-tech startup

Binu Paul

Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput and serial entrepreneur Varun Mathur have launched a startup called Innsaei Ventures Pvt. ....

18 May, 2018

Vehicle marketplace Droom raises $30 mn to boost platform intelligence

Anirban Ghoshal

Droom, an online marketplace for new and used cars as well as aeroplanes, said it has raised $30 million (Rs 204 crore) in a Series ....

17 May, 2018

An AI-powered app is decoding baby cries and hopes to detect autism

Anirban Ghoshal

The wonders of artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) are increasingly on display in various aspects of daily ....

14 May, 2018

AI-blockchain combine to spur small businesses, curb advantage for tech giants

Mrinal Sinha

Driven by customer experiences, new revenues and cost reduction, global business value derived from artificial intelligence (AI) ....

11 May, 2018

Using AI, ML to streamline processes, improve user experience: HDFC Bank’s Nitin Chugh

Anirban Ghoshal

HDFC Bank, India’s largest private-sector lender by market value, has been deploying digital assistants and robots in branches ....

4 May, 2018

This Gurugram startup takes care of products in transit by using AI sensors

Anirban Ghoshal

On its way from a warehouse to a store, a precious package you just ordered from Flipkart or Amazon may encounter enough jolting ....

26 April, 2018

Why air carrier Vistara is tapping Adobe's cloud analytics offering

Anirban Ghoshal

Air carrier Vistara, a joint venture of Tata Sons and Singapore Airlines, on Thursday said it will tap Adobe Systems Inc.’s ....

26 April, 2018

RentoMojo is using machine learning to create credit profiles of users

Anirban Ghoshal

Bangalore-based RentoMojo, which runs an online rental marketplace for furniture, home appliances and bikes, is using machine ....

25 April, 2018

Is emerging tech prompting Indian companies to tweak management style?

Anirban Ghoshal

As newer technologies such as artificial intelligence and machine learning take precedence, nearly 98% of Indian companies have ....

24 April, 2018

New Intel tech scans for threats without bothering CPU

Anirban Ghoshal

Silicon Valley-based chipmaker Intel Corp. has released a new technology that scans for threats in system memory, without bothering ....

18 April, 2018

Five key things to remember when implementing machine learning

Saurabh Banerjee

Machine learning is ubiquitous. Online product recommendations and discount offers are already influencing daily shopping behaviours ....

13 April, 2018

Apollo Hospitals taps Microsoft’s AI to slash healthcare costs

Anirban Ghoshal

Apollo Hospitals Group on Wednesday said it was working with Microsoft to slash healthcare costs, by suffusing its products and ....

11 April, 2018