Articles about Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

Google can now match your pets to famous portraits

09 Nov 2021

Google can now match your pets to famous portraits

The Google Arts & Culture app was a rage in 2018 when it introduced a camera feature that compared your selfie to famous portraits and showed you the closest match.

How this woman entrepreneur helps small retailers run online stores

09 Nov 2021

How this woman entrepreneur helps small retailers run online stores

Helping tie various elements of a growing e-commerce business together, Mason is a no-code Software as a Service (SaaS) platform that businesses need to ensure the customer-facing storefront always stays shipshape.

This new Gboard feature will make you uninstall Grammarly

01 Nov 2021

This new Gboard feature will make you uninstall Grammarly

Google's latest upgrade to the Gboard app for the Pixel 6 and the Pixel 6 Pro will make you promptly uninstall Grammarly. The new feature enables the detection and correction of grammatical errors besides spelling errors.

TikTok star discovers the shocking things Alexa records about you

24 Oct 2021

TikTok star discovers the shocking things Alexa records about you

A TikTok star who goes by "my.data.not.yours" shared a video documenting her surprise when she discovered how much data Amazon has collected about her from smart speakers and smart bulbs.

How Taranjeet Singh's AgNext Technologies is revolutionizing food value chains

13 Sep 2021

How Taranjeet Singh's AgNext Technologies is revolutionizing food value chains

India is an emerging technology hub and an established agrarian economy. At the intersection of these worlds, Taranjeet Singh Bhamra is redefining horizons for agriculturists and technocrats alike with his leading agritech start-up AgNext Technologies.

Cerebras creates world's largest AI-ready processor with 850,000 cores

28 Aug 2021

Cerebras creates world's largest AI-ready processor with 850,000 cores

An American artificial intelligence (AI) centric company called Cerebras Systems claims to have built a single processor about the size of an iPad that can achieve the computational equivalent of the human brain or the equivalent of 100 trillion synapses.

Boston Dynamics flexes its Atlas robot's parkour skills on camera

22 Aug 2021

Boston Dynamics flexes its Atlas robot's parkour skills on camera

A video of three robots dancing to Do you Love Me went viral on the internet late last year. Now, the company behind those antics, Boston Dynamics, has shown off its creations' mastery over a parkour routine.

Bipedal robot Cassie runs five kilometers on single charge, untethered

31 Jul 2021

Bipedal robot Cassie runs five kilometers on single charge, untethered

A team of engineers from the Dynamics Robotics Laboratory at the Oregon State University (OSU) revealed that their bipedal robot, called Cassie, has successfully run five kilometers on a single charge without being tethered.

Can AI safely recreate interactions with your deceased loved ones?

25 Jul 2021

Can AI safely recreate interactions with your deceased loved ones?

Recently, Joshua Barbeau, a resident of Bradford, Canada, successfully used a website called Project December to create a hyper-realistic AI-enabled (Artificial Intelligence) chatbot that recreated the experience of communicating with his deceased fiancée Jessica Pereira.

Huawei engineer develops open-source autonomous self-balancing bicycle after an accident

11 Jul 2021

Huawei engineer develops open-source autonomous self-balancing bicycle after an accident

When we think of the uses for Artificial Intelligence in the mobility sector, we usually think of autonomous cars, right? But the implementations today are still in development and outside the financial reach of commoners.

Google reaffirms ethical AI commitment, in-house researchers differ

04 Jun 2021

Google reaffirms ethical AI commitment, in-house researchers differ

Barely months after Google fired two leaders of its Artificial Intelligence (AI) ethics research wing, it has promised to double its research staff studying responsible AI. Additionally, Google CEO Sundar Pichai has pledged support and funding for more ethical AI projects.

Microsoft's GPT-3 technology could soon write code using ordinary language

30 May 2021

Microsoft's GPT-3 technology could soon write code using ordinary language

A year after funneling $1 billion in OpenAI and gaining exclusive licensing rights to GPT-3, on May 25, Microsoft shared its plans to bring the GPT-3 natural language processing (NLP) technology to programming applications.

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.

Anthony Mackie's prototype commando rules in 'Outside The Wire' trailer

07 Jan 2021

Anthony Mackie's prototype commando rules in 'Outside The Wire' trailer

Since Chris Evans aged like fine wine in the end of Endgame, we have been waiting for Falcon to take up the Vibranium shield and make good of it.

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).