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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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.

IBM is sharing its AI tools to fight COVID-19 crisis

07 Apr 2020

IBM is sharing its AI tools to fight COVID-19 crisis

Following the lead of Google, Apple, and Facebook, tech giant IBM has also joined the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Xiaomi Mi True Wireless Earphones 2, Mi AIoT Router launched

29 Mar 2020

Xiaomi Mi True Wireless Earphones 2, Mi AIoT Router launched

Alongside the Mi TV 4S 65-inch and Mi Air Purifier 3H, Xiaomi has also launched the Mi True Wireless Earphones 2 and Mi AIoT Router in Europe.

Meet Celia, Huawei's answer to Google Assistant, Siri

27 Mar 2020

Meet Celia, Huawei's answer to Google Assistant, Siri

Ever since US banned trade with Huawei, the smartphone ecosystem of the Chinese giant has been left devoid of key Google apps.

Now, Google can translate and transcribe lectures in real-time

18 Mar 2020

Now, Google can translate and transcribe lectures in real-time

In a bid to make long-form foreign speech easier to understand, Google is rolling out a new transcription feature in its Translate app for Android.

Intel's neuromorphic chip can 'smell' 10 different odors

17 Mar 2020

Intel's neuromorphic chip can 'smell' 10 different odors

In a major development, a team of researchers from Intel and Cornell University has trained a neuromorphic chip to 'smell' 10 different odors.

5 weird robots that can creep you out

14 Mar 2020

5 weird robots that can creep you out

Robotics is seen as the future of humanity, but with all the new and mind-boggling innovations, one would argue that the machines have become creepy, at some level.

Now, Google's AI glasses will help the blind 'see'

10 Mar 2020

Now, Google's AI glasses will help the blind 'see'

A few years ago, Google drew widespread flak for integrating a camera with Glass, its smart eyewear for consumers.

Watch: These robots handle warehouse jobs like real pros

05 Mar 2020

Watch: These robots handle warehouse jobs like real pros

From Apple to Tesla, most tech giants use robots to automate internal activities like product assembly/disassembly.

Google's AI is helping robots teach themselves how to walk

03 Mar 2020

Google's AI is helping robots teach themselves how to walk

We all, without a doubt, see robots as the future of humanity.

Now, Facebook can turn any photo into a 3D image

01 Mar 2020

Now, Facebook can turn any photo into a 3D image

Facebook has upgraded its 3D Photos feature to let you create a 3D image out of any shot.

This AI sensor can predict heart failure days in advance

27 Feb 2020

This AI sensor can predict heart failure days in advance

In a major health tech-related development, scientists have created an AI-based sensor that can predict heart failure days in advance.

Now, Gmail is using deep learning to block malicious attachments

26 Feb 2020

Now, Gmail is using deep learning to block malicious attachments

Google has long been warning about the dangers of malicious email attachments - a common attack vector used by hackers looking to steal your personal/financial information.

Clever 'AI suitcase' will help visually impaired people navigate

25 Feb 2020

Clever 'AI suitcase' will help visually impaired people navigate

Japan is developing a one-of-a-kind robot to help visually impaired people navigate.

An AI flagged 11 asteroids capable of smashing into Earth

21 Feb 2020

An AI flagged 11 asteroids capable of smashing into Earth

Asteroids pose a major threat to Earth and all of life.

Now, Google's AI will help you type in Docs

20 Feb 2020

Now, Google's AI will help you type in Docs

In a bid to take on the likes of Microsoft Word, Google has started deploying AI-powered Smart Compose and auto-correction capabilities in Docs, its own cloud-based word processor.

#SpookyNews: Hackers can make your Tesla speed up suddenly

19 Feb 2020

#SpookyNews: Hackers can make your Tesla speed up suddenly

All 'connected' devices come with the risk of hacking. We have a number of cases to back up this claim, but the latest one is raising major alarms.

In a first, BJP leader used AI-generated videos during campaigning

19 Feb 2020

In a first, BJP leader used AI-generated videos during campaigning

Ahead of the Legislative Assembly elections in National Capital, BJP Delhi President Manoj Tiwari used AI-generated deepfake videos while campaigning.

After Pichai, Elon Musk calls for regulation of AI development

19 Feb 2020

After Pichai, Elon Musk calls for regulation of AI development

A few weeks ago, Google and Alphabet's boss Sundar Pichai spoke on the possible risks and advantages of artificial intelligence (AI) and called for 'balanced' regulation of the tech.

Microsoft opens a new engineering center in India

18 Feb 2020

Microsoft opens a new engineering center in India

In a bid to expand its footprint in the Indian market, Microsoft has launched a new engineering hub in the country.

Brick&Bolt receives $1.5 million Pre-Series A funding

13 Feb 2020

Brick&Bolt receives $1.5 million Pre-Series A funding

Brick&Bolt, a real estate start-up that provides an online marketplace for end-to-end construction services, has raised $1.5 million in a Pre-Series A round of funding.