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New Diploma Courses In Programming And Data Science Launched By IIT Madras, Open For Non-CS Students As Well

These top-of-the-line diploma programs, carefully designed by leading experts in the field, are the only official diplomas offered by IIT Madras. 

Intel Releases New Update For oneAPI Toolkit

oneAPI is widely used for building many applications worldwide and built from multiple open source projects to which Intel contributes heavily.

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Google AI Introduces Pathdreamer, A World Model for Indoor Navigation

Pathdreamer is an indoor navigation world model that generates high-resolution 360º visual observations of areas of a building unseen by an agent.

Microsoft Office 2021 Prices and Features Revealed

Office 2021 will include the collaboration features found in Microsoft 365 versions of Office, with real-time co-authoring, OneDrive support, and Microsoft Teams integration. 

Yandex Upgrades Machine Learning Library CatBoost

The new version goes far beyond just an upgrade and is the culmination of four years of work by the Yandex Team.  

Qlik Acquires No-Code AutoML Platform Big Squid

Combining Big Squid with Qlik’s existing augmented analytics capabilities expands to the industry’s most robust augmented analytics suite for cloud analytics.

Vertica Announces General Availability of Vertica Accelerator, Its Latest SaaS Offering

The service runs on AWS and delivers high-performance and scalable analytics as well as end-to-end, in-database machine learning to organizations

Intel Reveals Neuromorphic Research Chip Loihi 2

Loihi 2 addresses a practical limitation of Loihi by incorporating faster, more flexible, and more standard input-output interfaces.

Airtel To Invest 5000 Crore To Scale Up Its Data Centre

The investment will triple Nxtra by Airtel’s installed capacity to over 400 MW to meet the surging demand and consolidate its network leadership.

AI Start-up Data Sutram Raises Funding, Amount Undisclosed

After working extensively in retail manufacturing, Data Sutram is now eyeing the BFSI segment, which is the intent behind the raise.

How Would A Zombie Outbreak Look Like? Someone Just Created A Simulation Using Julia

The agent-based model (ABM) simulation represents how it might turn out to be in real life if a zombie outbreak occurs. 

Conversational AI Platform Kore.Ai Raises $70 Million in Series C funding

The company recently launched SmartAssist, the world’s first AI-native end-to-end Contact Center as-a-Service (CCaaS) solution.