Google to launch AI Research Lab in Bengaluru
The slew of new initiatives in India also include a tie up with state run BSNL for expanding Wi-Fi hotspots in villages in Gujarat, Bihar and Maharashtra.
Google launches AI research lab in India along with a slew of new initiatives
Google also announced a phone line in partnership with Vodafone Idea to enable users get their queries answered in English and Hindi even on a 2G phone.
Capillary Technologies signs JV with Saudi-Based Veda Holding
Founded in 2017 by Fahad Alhokair, Veda Holding is an investment holding company with interest in luxury fashion and beauty brands.
Recruiters prefer investing in AI rather than upskilling, finds survey
The report, titled ‘Closing the Skills Gap 2019’, surveyed 600 HR leaders and found that 64% employers thought there’s a skill gap in their firm, up from 52%.
Vishal Sikka's AI venture raises $50 million
The enterprise platform helps businesses leverage AI to drive fundamental digital transformations. The funding sources have not been disclosed.
Mahindra Ecole Centrale launches supercomputer lab
The college is a collaboration between Mahindra Educational Institutions, a subsidiary of Mahindra Group’s IT venture, Tech Mahindra, and Ecole Centrale Paris, a French science and engineering institute.
MSDE, IBM come together for nationwide Train-the-Trainer program in AI
Program will involve 14 trainers across 7 locations with over 200 workshops during a one-year period.
Mphasis awarded US patent for AI system for cognitive analysis of data
The patent relates to leveraging machine learning algorithms to analyse free text from a variety of communication channels.
A step towards smart computing: Lenovo launches AI-enabled ThinkPad, ThinkCentre PCs in India
Lenovo ThinkPad P43s is amongst the smallest and lightest portable workstations.
Eros Now ties up with Microsoft to develop OTT technology
Eros Now is collaborating with Microsoft to use its cloud platform Azure to build new features including in app video search in 10 Indian languages
Nokia 7.2 with triple camera, PureDisplay launched in India at Rs 18,599
The smartphone comes with Gorilla Glass 3 protection, and will go on sale from Monday.
Tata Communications and Cisco partner on fully managed contact centre solution
Tata Communications has been a key Contact Centre as a Service (CCaaS) partner of Cisco since 2015.
Ericsson acquires Niche AI workforce for India centre
"We are looking at both organic hiring, one by one through recruitment off the market, as well as what you might call as inorganic, which is more through acquisitions and acquihires (acquiring only talents)," they said.
Courses of AI must be according to industry needs: Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank'
The Human Resource Development Minister also appealed to all teachers to be part of these programmes not only to further their own careers but also to help students.
BEML, Wipro to work together in aerospace, AI and 3D printing
This is a first of its kind MoU for WIN with a large public sector enterprise in India, a joint statement said.
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