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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.

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.

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.

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.

#CareerBytes: Top online courses that techies are pursuing on Coursera

15 Jan 2020

#CareerBytes: Top online courses that techies are pursuing on Coursera

E-learning has been on the rise in recent years, and online courses have become hugely popular, especially in the tech field.

#FinancialBytes: What are neobanks? Here's all you need to know

14 Dec 2019

#FinancialBytes: What are neobanks? Here's all you need to know

Neobanks, the new digital-only entrants in the fintech space, have been taking the industry by storm not only in India but across the world.

Using AI, this smart e-scooter can self diagnose its problems

21 Nov 2019

Using AI, this smart e-scooter can self diagnose its problems

The trend of electric scooters tackling the problem of pollution and enabling last-mile connectivity is growing in India as well as abroad.

Now, an AI engine can tell when you will die

14 Nov 2019

Now, an AI engine can tell when you will die

AI is getting better at a lot of stuff (including things like playing poker), but one particular US-based healthcare provider is using the technology for something completely different - telling when people might die.

Now, there is an app to detect kids' eye diseases

03 Oct 2019

Now, there is an app to detect kids' eye diseases

Young kids often find it hard to express health problems, like when they are having breathing or vision troubles.

Can artificial intelligence be named inventor? This patent demands so

07 Aug 2019

Can artificial intelligence be named inventor? This patent demands so

In a first, a multi-disciplinary international team has filed for a patent application for two inventions on the behalf of artificial intelligence, demanding that the AI be named 'inventor'.

From products to logos, entire company being built using AI

05 Jul 2019

From products to logos, entire company being built using AI

Over the years, we have seen a tremendous rise in the use of artificial intelligence and machine learning systems.

Adobe built an AI to spot photoshopped faces: Details here

15 Jun 2019

Adobe built an AI to spot photoshopped faces: Details here

Fake media content, particularly photos and videos, is seen as the next wave of misinformation.

#CareerBytes: Top 5 skills to help you land tech jobs

21 May 2019

#CareerBytes: Top 5 skills to help you land tech jobs

The tech sector continues to grow and create jobs at a rapid pace; it is also one of the most exciting industries to work in.

Engineering in AI? This college offers a unique course

15 May 2019

Engineering in AI? This college offers a unique course

The boom of Artificial Intelligence (AI) has compelled several institutes worldwide to introduce it as a field of study.

Google I/O 2019: Everything to expect from the big event

06 May 2019

Google I/O 2019: Everything to expect from the big event

Google I/O kicks off tomorrow i.e. May 7 in Mountain View California, where Google will host a bunch of sessions centered around some new software, AI breakthroughs, and web technology.

Speedgate: The first game invented by AI machines

03 May 2019

Speedgate: The first game invented by AI machines

In sports, be it football or something else, the role of AI has largely revolved around upping the performance of players or catching their mistakes.

Google I/O 2019 schedule released: Details here

30 Mar 2019

Google I/O 2019 schedule released: Details here

Google has released a preview of the schedule for this year's Google I/O event - the Mecca for coders and tech enthusiasts.

#CareerBytes: Courses in Artificial Intelligence (AI) offered by IITs

30 Mar 2019

#CareerBytes: Courses in Artificial Intelligence (AI) offered by IITs

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is transforming the world. AI is being integrated into various fields like healthcare, banking, transport, defense, and education among others.

CBSE to introduce AI as sixth-subject in upcoming academic year

16 Mar 2019

CBSE to introduce AI as sixth-subject in upcoming academic year

The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has decided to introduce new subjects as a part of the curriculum for the upcoming academic year, to keep up with the growing importance of technology and health.

The first step towards self-aware machines?

06 Feb 2019

The first step towards self-aware machines?

Despite the advent of robots and artificial intelligence (AI), truly self-aware robots - a staple of science fiction - seem like they're light years away, given the prevalent levels of robot intelligence.

#CareerBytes: YouTube Channels for engineering students to learn Artificial Intelligence

14 Jan 2019

#CareerBytes: YouTube Channels for engineering students to learn Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is rapidly transforming the world around us; AI is being integrated into almost every field, including healthcare, banking, transport, defense, education, etc.

Now, Alexa teaches itself to understand commands, their context better

09 Dec 2018

Now, Alexa teaches itself to understand commands, their context better

The conversational capabilities of Alexa, the AI powering Amazon's smart devices, are pretty good.

Samsung's TV to be controlled by your brain, not remote

13 Nov 2018

Samsung's TV to be controlled by your brain, not remote

In a bid to help people with disabilities, Samsung is working on a television that could be controlled via brainwaves.

This year, Facebook removed 14 million terrorist-related posts: Details here

10 Nov 2018

This year, Facebook removed 14 million terrorist-related posts: Details here

In 2018, Facebook flagged and removed as many as 14 million terror-related posts from its platform.

AI can predict a lot, but it's not a movie-buff

05 Nov 2018

AI can predict a lot, but it's not a movie-buff

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) is increasingly making their way into almost every aspect of our lives, and the movie industry is no exception.

Google's AI detects breast cancer with 99% accuracy: Details here

15 Oct 2018

Google's AI detects breast cancer with 99% accuracy: Details here

Google has developed an AI that can detect advanced breast cancer much more effectively than pathologists.

Google's human-sounding Duplex AI coming on Pixel phones: Details here

11 Oct 2018

Google's human-sounding Duplex AI coming on Pixel phones: Details here

Google Duplex, the astounding AI tech that made headlines with its natural human-like voice, is coming to Pixel devices next month.

You can bargain during Flipkart's Big Billion Sale: See how

09 Oct 2018

You can bargain during Flipkart's Big Billion Sale: See how

Indians love to bargain and Flipkart knows it. Hence, it has partnered with Google to let us negotiate prices, rather smartly, during its upcoming Big Billion Days Sale.

Now, machine learning can predict aftershocks that follow earthquakes

30 Aug 2018

Now, machine learning can predict aftershocks that follow earthquakes

In a significant advancement in earthquake prediction, scientists have found a way to calculate the pattern of aftershocks that follow an earthquake.

#TechBytes: 5 best messaging apps, other than WhatsApp

24 Aug 2018

#TechBytes: 5 best messaging apps, other than WhatsApp

When was the last time you sent someone an SMS? Unless you are a bank or a telecom company frantically trying people to link their Aadhaar with their phone numbers, you don't send text messages.

What happens when you give AI curiosity? It keeps exploring

23 Aug 2018

What happens when you give AI curiosity? It keeps exploring

Despite having myriad applications that make our lives easier, artificial intelligence lacks one fundamental human trait of intelligence - curiosity.

Honor Play goes out-of-stock in just 20 seconds on Amazon

09 Aug 2018

Honor Play goes out-of-stock in just 20 seconds on Amazon

Honor Play stunned India after being sold out in 20 seconds on Amazon yesterday, setting a new record for the fastest flagship sale ever.

Meet Rohit Prasad, the Indian-born engineer who created Amazon's Alexa

23 Jul 2018

Meet Rohit Prasad, the Indian-born engineer who created Amazon's Alexa

Despite being a distant sci-fi vision in the 1970s, virtual assistants have become commonplace now.

Google's Move Mirror AI experiment matches your moves with photos

21 Jul 2018

Google's Move Mirror AI experiment matches your moves with photos

Google loves Artificial Intelligence (AI) and uses it to power its Gmail, smart Assistant and even advertising business.

This AI system can fix your grainy, low-light photos

10 Jul 2018

This AI system can fix your grainy, low-light photos

Researchers from Nvidia, MIT, and Aalto University have developed an artificial intelligence (AI) system called Noise2Noise that can reduce noise in photos.

#CareerBytes: These 6 online-courses will make you an AI expert

28 Jun 2018

#CareerBytes: These 6 online-courses will make you an AI expert

Artificial Intelligence is transforming the world; it's being integrated into various fields like healthcare, banking, transport, defense, education, etc.

And, just like that NewsBytes turns 3!

17 Jun 2018

And, just like that NewsBytes turns 3!

I blinked and, just like that, NewsBytes turned 3. If it was a dream then, it is a rocketship now. A rocketship that is made of sweat, tears, blood, content and technology. And, each one of us is a co-pilot.

Gmail for iOS gets AI-based high priority push notifications

16 Jun 2018

Gmail for iOS gets AI-based high priority push notifications

Google has introduced a new feature that will ensure your Gmail app only sends you notifications when important emails come in.