Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence is any task that is completed by a program or a machine. It is designed by humans to reduce the burden of work and increase the efficiency. AI is designed to carry out tasks like Voice recognition, learning, planning and solving problems. It gives a new direction to look at the existing problems. Nowadays it's becoming accessible to all.

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BMW Motorrad uses artificial intelligence to design new art cars

10 May 2021

BMW Motorrad uses artificial intelligence to design new art cars

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the BMW Group Cultural Engagement, the company has revealed its latest art car project. It uses artificial intelligence to paint three 8 Series Gran Coupes.

This AI-powered backpack could replace guide dogs for the blind

27 Mar 2021

This AI-powered backpack could replace guide dogs for the blind

Most visually impaired people depend on walking canes and guide dogs to navigate public places. While tools do exist to assist with haptic feedback, they aren't comprehensive solutions.

Facebook's latest AI project learns from videos and improves products

14 Mar 2021

Facebook's latest AI project learns from videos and improves products

Social media giant Facebook announced a project called Learning from Videos recently. The project has multiple objectives, including improving Facebook's Artificial Intelligence (AI) engine, content recommendation, and policy enforcement.

Sarthak Agarwal's iview leverages AI to streamline recruitment

10 Mar 2021

Sarthak Agarwal's iview leverages AI to streamline recruitment

Sarthak Agarwal, an NITK graduate, laid the foundation for iview while he was still in college. What started out as a paperless selection platform for a student club at NITK, is now an Artificial Intelligence (AI) enabled pre-hiring assessment platform trusted by both—start-ups and enterprises.

Lucknow: AI-cameras will read 'distressed' women's facial expressions, alert police

21 Jan 2021

Lucknow: AI-cameras will read 'distressed' women's facial expressions, alert police

The capital of Uttar Pradesh, Lucknow, will get artificial intelligence-enabled cameras in public places that will conclude if a woman is in distress by reading the change in her facial expressions. The smart cameras will then alert the nearest police station.

#CES2021: These Samsung robots should be on everyone's wishlist

12 Jan 2021

#CES2021: These Samsung robots should be on everyone's wishlist

With an aim to integrate Artificial Intelligence (AI) in our lives, Samsung took another step forward when it unveiled three new robots at the ongoing CES 2021.

IRCTC revamps site and app with various new features

04 Jan 2021

IRCTC revamps site and app with various new features

The Indian Railways Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC), the Indian Railways' e-ticketing arm, has upgraded and revamped its website and app to offer a seamless ticket booking experience to passengers.

BMC to use AI-based voice analysis to detect COVID-19 risk

01 Dec 2020

BMC to use AI-based voice analysis to detect COVID-19 risk

Mumbai's civic body, Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), will start a pilot project of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based voice analysis test to determine the risk of COVID-19.

YouTube begins testing AI-generated automatic video chapters: Details here

27 Nov 2020

YouTube begins testing AI-generated automatic video chapters: Details here

YouTube is testing a new feature that will automatically generate chapters for videos on its platform with the help of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning algorithms.

Scott Disick, Brody Jenner promoted racist AI app, slammed

24 Sep 2020

Scott Disick, Brody Jenner promoted racist AI app, slammed

Celebrities Scott Disick, Brody Jenner, and Danielle Cohn are being slammed on the internet for promoting Gradient, an application that packs an outright racist feature.

Snapdeal starts testing robots for order deliveries: Details here

16 Sep 2020

Snapdeal starts testing robots for order deliveries: Details here

The spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has killed nearly a million around the world, has made contact-less technology the need of the hour - across several sectors and roles.

Soon, you will hear Amitabh Bachchan speak on Alexa devices

14 Sep 2020

Soon, you will hear Amitabh Bachchan speak on Alexa devices

In a bid to grow its footprint in the Indian market, Amazon is bringing a way to hear Amitabh Bachchan speak on Alexa-powered Echo devices.

Sushant was reportedly developing an app to help the needy

13 Sep 2020

Sushant was reportedly developing an app to help the needy

Late actor Sushant Singh Rajput had been working on an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based mobile app, singer-entrepreneur Arian Romal has claimed.

Who could be next James Bond? This AI might know

06 Sep 2020

Who could be next James Bond? This AI might know

In a couple of months, Daniel Craig will be reprising the role of James Bond in Cary Joji Fukunaga's No Time To Die.

This AI-powered tool can write professional emails from basic one-liners

02 Sep 2020

This AI-powered tool can write professional emails from basic one-liners

Working from home or not, email continues to be a key tool of communication for sharing project reports, updates, and other work-related messages.

Musk gives live demo of Neuralink's upgraded brain-computer implant

29 Aug 2020

Musk gives live demo of Neuralink's upgraded brain-computer implant

A few hours ago, Elon Musk took to the stage to unveil the upgraded brain-computer implant developed by Neuralink, a start-up he co-founded in 2016 to connect humans with machines.

Elon Musk's Neuralink is set to unveil 'working' brain-computer interface

28 Aug 2020

Elon Musk's Neuralink is set to unveil 'working' brain-computer interface

In 2016, Elon Musk founded Neuralink, a start-up that strived to "connect humans with computers."

Now, Google will help you with Math problems: Here's how

12 Aug 2020

Now, Google will help you with Math problems: Here's how

In the wake of COVID-19, millions of kids have been asked to switch to the routine of online 'virtual' classes and studying from home.

This machine can produce life-sized holograms for your virtual meetings

10 Aug 2020

This machine can produce life-sized holograms for your virtual meetings

In this pandemic-hit world, video conferences have become the go-to way of communication.

Jonty Rhodes highlights importance of Ayurveda in sports

09 Aug 2020

Jonty Rhodes highlights importance of Ayurveda in sports

Former South African cricketer Jonty Rhodes has launched an AI-based Ayurveda company 'We R Wellness' along with Indian businessman Rajat Sharma and Ayurveda specialist and sports nutritionist Dr Onkar Rajiv Bilgi.

This AI-powered Chrome extension can turn any news into podcast

01 Aug 2020

This AI-powered Chrome extension can turn any news into podcast

With so much information on the internet coupled with our fairly busy lives, it can often get overwhelming to keep a tab on everything that is happening in the world.

An AI just predicted what makes a successful relationship

31 Jul 2020

An AI just predicted what makes a successful relationship

The key to a successful relationship is never easy to understand.

Elon Musk says AI will outsmart humans in 5 years

28 Jul 2020

Elon Musk says AI will outsmart humans in 5 years

For years, Elon Musk, the billionaire tech mogul who leads Tesla, SpaceX, and has placed many futuristic bets, has been raising alarms over the dangers of artificial intelligence — and the urgent need for its regulation.

Ex-Google CEO is creating a 'tech school' for US government

22 Jul 2020

Ex-Google CEO is creating a 'tech school' for US government

The American government has roped in former Google CEO Eric Schmidt to create a new 'tech school' called US Digital Service Academy.

#NewsBytesExplainer: GPT-3, the powerful AI that generates stories, poems, code

22 Jul 2020

#NewsBytesExplainer: GPT-3, the powerful AI that generates stories, poems, code

Back in May, OpenAI, the AI start-up co-founded by Elon Musk, had announced an advanced language processing algorithm called 'GPT-3'.

Musk says Tesla cars are 'very close' to full autonomy

11 Jul 2020

Musk says Tesla cars are 'very close' to full autonomy

A new day, an old Elon Musk and a new hawkish claim!

Elon Musk to soon give update on brain-computer interface company

10 Jul 2020

Elon Musk to soon give update on brain-computer interface company

A year ago, Elon Musk's secretive start-up Neuralink revealed how it plans to "connect humans with computers" with a novel brain-computer interface (BCI).

Mercedes-Benz, NVIDIA team up to replicate Tesla's style?

24 Jun 2020

Mercedes-Benz, NVIDIA team up to replicate Tesla's style?

Mercedes-Benz has partnered with tech giant NVIDIA to develop and install a next-generation computing platform on its vehicles.

SSR leaves behind an incomplete bucket list of 50 dreams

15 Jun 2020

SSR leaves behind an incomplete bucket list of 50 dreams

A talented actor with a charming personality and an infectious smile, Sushant Singh Rajput bid an early adieu as he passed away on Sunday at age 34.

Novel AI turns blurry shots into clear, HD images

14 Jun 2020

Novel AI turns blurry shots into clear, HD images

Even the best photographers in the world struggle with the problem of blurry shots.

Google Meet gets AI-powered noise cancellation: Here's how it works

10 Jun 2020

Google Meet gets AI-powered noise cancellation: Here's how it works

In a bid to take on Zoom and cash in on the exploding demand for video conferencing, Google is updating its premium virtual meeting app, Google Meet, with the much-needed noise cancellation capability.

Flipkart gets AI-powered shopping assistant: Here's how it works

09 Jun 2020

Flipkart gets AI-powered shopping assistant: Here's how it works

In a bid to expand its reach in India, Flipkart is rolling out a new smart 'shopping assistant'.

Brain implant gives 'sight' to visually-challenged people: Details here

16 May 2020

Brain implant gives 'sight' to visually-challenged people: Details here

In a major development, a team of scientists has given 'sight' to people who had completely lost their sense of vision.

Musk aims to connect brain with computer within a year

09 May 2020

Musk aims to connect brain with computer within a year

Last year, Elon Musk's Neuralink revealed implantable 'threads' to connect humans with computers.

OpenAI launches Jukebox, an AI engine that creates entire songs

02 May 2020

OpenAI launches Jukebox, an AI engine that creates entire songs

After writing news stories, beating professionals at poker, and detecting asteroids capable of hitting our planet, artificial intelligence is stepping into the world of music creation.

Soon, Google Lens will solve your math problems: Here's how

29 Apr 2020

Soon, Google Lens will solve your math problems: Here's how

Dedicated Math apps - like the one from Microsoft - come really handy in helping students understand (and solve) complicated problems.

Now, you can control robots with simple hand gestures

28 Apr 2020

Now, you can control robots with simple hand gestures

Even with all the advancements and technologies, most of the commercially available robots are operated by joysticks and smartphones.

Stanford researchers develop algorithm to upgrade video streaming

27 Apr 2020

Stanford researchers develop algorithm to upgrade video streaming

As millions remain under lockdown and glued to their screens, researchers at Stanford University are working to make content streaming more seamless than ever.

Watch: AI-created Elon Musk Zoom-bombs virtual meeting

22 Apr 2020

Watch: AI-created Elon Musk Zoom-bombs virtual meeting

You may already know about deepfakes, the AI-generated clips that show one person's face or voice in another person's video.

Airtel and Apollo Hospitals partner to provide app-based COVID-19 self-testing

15 Apr 2020

Airtel and Apollo Hospitals partner to provide app-based COVID-19 self-testing

Airtel and Apollo Hospitals have come together to offer all Airtel Thanks subscribers free self-testing for COVID-19, the diseased caused by the novel coronavirus.