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IIT Jodhpur And AIIMS Jodhpur Develop ‘Talking Gloves’ For Differently-Abled Individuals

The developed device costs less than Rs 5000, which uses principles of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to automatically generate speech that will be language independent and facilitate the communication between mute people and normal people.

Google AI Improves Performance Of Smart Text Selection By Using Federated Learning

The work is part of Android’s new Private Compute Core secure environment, which enabled Google to improve the model’s selection accuracy by up to 20% on some types of entities.

Kolkata City Police Plans To Use AI for Identifying And Prosecuting Helmetless Riders And No-Parking Rule Violators

The proposed application will be robust against environmental influences, such as shadow effects, light changes, and different weather conditions. Both systems will produce challenges. It will be a trial system with a web interface to check the alerts.

Rasa Releases Open Source 3.0 To Help Build Better Conversational AI

The new update comes with several enhancements focused on improving the developer experience when building conversational AI assistants with Rasa.

VMware & Intel India To Jointly Enable Women Developers To Restart Their Careers

The program falls under the umbrella of Intel India’s ecosystem-wide initiative called BeingWISE (Women Innovators, Social leaders and Entrepreneurs), which aims to accelerate inclusive participation of women in the workplace.

IIT Kharagpur Invites Applications For A Free Online Course On Machine Learning

The course is open to undergraduate students who wish to understand and apply their knowledge of machine learning, deep learning, digital soil mapping, image processing and portable sensors for developing an integrated and advanced soil and crop management system.

Samsung India To Hire Over 1,000 Engineers From IITs and Top Colleges in 2022

The new joiners will be working in some cutting-edge technologies, which are in great demand and are futuristic, like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Internet of Things (IoT), Machine Learning (ML), Deep Learning, networks, and image processing. Samsung India has three R&D centres in the country in Bengaluru, Noida, and Delhi.

Virtusa To Develop Curriculum For MBA Business Analytics at NMIMS Hyderabad

Students will get an opportunity to get hands-on experience in real-time projects and get a practical orientation to new-age analytics across various domains.

Larsen & Toubro And Tamil Nadu Government Sign Pact To Build Data Centre At Kanchipuram

The company will employ around 1,100 people (600 direct and 500 indirect) in the project. L&T said that it is using technology and innovation for sustainable growth.

CoreStack Raises $30 Million Series B Financing Round Led By Avatar Growth Capital

The funding will help CoreStack continue its rapid pace of growth and innovation with its AI-powered continuous and autonomous cloud governance at scale while also making strategic headway with expansion into new markets.

AI-Driven Industrial Robot Maker Haber Raises $20 mn In Series B Funding

The company said it will use the fresh funding to expand across new geographies and industries; it aims to save over 400 billion litres of water in the next two years. It also plans to deploy over 10,000 eLIXAs, Haber’s flagship product, in the next five years. 

Nxtra By Airtel Launches New 38 MW Hyperscale Data Center In Chennai

A key highlight of Airtel’s new data center is that it is fully integrated with Airtel’s global submarine cable network, thereby, providing an end-to-end secure connectivity solution to hyperscalers.