The world wasn't prepared for COVID-19: In future, AI will curb the next pandemic
AI can play a huge role in predicting an outbreak and also minimising or stalling its spread.
New algorithm can find treatment to deadly brain cancer
The new treatment is based on activating CNR2 in the nervous system.
Black box problem: Humans can't trust AI, US-based Indian scientist feels lack of transparency is the reason
Trust is a major issue with AI b...
Step aside, humans: IBM develops bot that generates real-time commentary on football matches
The commentary is full of insights and witticisms.
Feel like listening to sad songs? New 'DJ-like' algorithm creates playlist, plays music that matches your moods
The programme identifies not only the songs, but also their order.
Algorithm versus small businesses: an unequal battle
Studies suggest that customer’s behaviour has now been shifted to need-based decision rather than brand-driven decision. 70 percent of the word searches done on Amazon are for general goods.
Reduced headcount in Google’s offices due to COVID-19, tech giant puts Chrome OS release on hold
Google will rely on AI to moderate content on YouTube.
Video calls, longer conversations: Dating in the time of coronavirus
Dating sites are discouraging dates and asking users to get to know each other virtually instead.
Tech that fights back: Diycam introduces fever detection system to help contain coronavirus epidemic
The company has developed an algorithm and device that checks for the body’s temperatures by checking the tear ducts.
Google clamps down on apps spreading malware; used ML to identify those violating its disruptive ad policy
The tech giant removed around 600 apps from its Play Store.
This Canadian start-up used AI to track coronavirus and raised alarm days before the outbreak
BlueDot's algorithm can sift through several news stories a day in order to detect and monitor the spread.
Quantum Leap: Pedagogy gets a reboot with Artificial Intelligence
AI-enabled technologies are changing the one-size-fits-all model of classrooms. The world’s top technology billionaires are betting their philanthropic dollars on personalised learning. Smart education and learning market is in high demand globally and is forecasted to reach $423 billion by 2025, according to Grand View Research.
It's all in the eyes: This AI machine notices pupil behaviour to predict autism risk
Researchers hope this system could provide an early warning signal for ASD in general.
They aren’t ‘IT coolies’, India’s engineers turning into designers
Design thinking is beginning to get deeply embedded in the psyche of Indian companies — in startups, and big companies. Indian IT has been derided as body shoppers and its employees as IT coolies. But the reality is, there’s a lot more creativity today in the technology industry.
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