Microsoft has announced that it has reached the first technological breakthrough toward making conversations with chatbots similar to speaking with another person. The Redmond-based software giant was one of the first to release a chatbot to directly interface with normal people. However, it did not go down well and the chatbot was soon found to
Google employees are reportedly enraged that the AI built by them is being used by the US Department of Defense (DoD). The AI is said to be used by DoD to analyze the massive troves of video footages captured by its military drones. The use of Google-developed AI by Department of Defense is part of
Telecom services provider Bharti Airtel on Wednesday announced it is collaborating with Nokia to deploy the latter's hybrid self organising networks (SON) solution to improve its operational efficiency and service quality. The solution uses predictive Machine Learning (ML) and interworks with analytics platforms, enabling the operator to take proactive action to optimise network utilisation and
Last week, we came across reports that Google s Area 120 division has been working on an AI-powered app called Reply that will add smart and meaningful replies to your chat notifications. Google had already brought this on Inbox by Google and Gmail app, and now Reply is a standalone app compatible with other messaging
Artificial Intelligence and automation powered by technologies such as machine learning are leading to change in the nature of jobs. The adoption of these technologies have already led to job cuts in major industries and even need for reskilling existing employees. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the salaried class to reflect on the change
The prominence of AI and machine learning is a known trend in technology these days. Over the past couple of years, all the leading tech giants such as Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, Microsoft and several others have focused their attention towards the field of AI and machine learning. Smart assistant speakers and their learning The
Google Photos has got a new feature right in time for Valentine's Day. The photo service app will now allow you to create movies based on the photos in your Google Photos library using machine learning. Starting today, Google Photos app and web version will show you a new 'Movie' option under the Assistant label.
Researchers, including an Indian, carried out a study using equipment to read the minds of participants and find out what song they were listening to by decoding the signals sent by their brains to the machine. The team of researchers from Brazil, India, Germany and Finland conducted the study at Brazil's D'Or Institute for Research
Google has introduced a new feature in its "Google Flights" service that will help users predict flight delays and find the cheapest fare by using machine learning capabilities. "Google Flights" an online flight booking search service which facilitates the purchase of airline tickets through third party suppliers will now surface information for flights on American,
Twitter is now using machine learning to automatically crop picture previews to their most interesting part. The use of machine learning and neural networks for image recognition as become common with both Google and Facebook heavily deploying the technology on their platforms. Now, Twitter is also joining with its own implementation with a single aim
As India celebrates its 69th Republic Day, Microsoft on Thursday announced to bring Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Deep Neural Networks to improve real-time language translation for Hindi, Bengali and Tamil. With Deep Neural Networks-powered language translation, the results are more accurate and the sound more natural. "Microsoft celebrates the diversity of languages in India and
Even as the roll-out of MIUI 9 is underway, Xiaomi is already getting on to prepare the next version of its custom Android OS. The company hosted an event in Beijing where co-founder and Vice President Hong Feng unveiled MIUI 10. According to GSMArena, the main focus for MIUI 10 developers will be artificial intelligence
At the launch of Huawei Mate 10 last year, the company also announced its Android Oreo-based EMUI 8.0 custom ROM. Huawei touted the new version as the in-house designed software aided by AI-powered Real-Time Scene and Object Recognition, Smart Tips, and AI Accelerated Translator. Now, after running a closed beta program for about two months,
Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and Deep Learning are some of the buzzwords swirling around today. With leading tech companies such as Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google among others investing heavily in these areas, they're turning mainstream. You'e more likely to hear about AI and ML when tech companies talk about voice assistants and
In its latest efforts, Intel has unveiled its new self-learning Artificial Intelligence (AI) based chip that is designed to mimic the human brain. Carrying a codename Loihi the chip is based on neuromorphic computing that can learn from its surroundings. It can also learn locally from within the machine it is a part of.
Microsoft, which participated in Flipkart's $1.4 billion fund-raise in April, is reportedly building Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities and machine learning (ML) solutions at the Bengaluru-based e-commerce firm. Microsoft is said to have invested $200 million for the purpose, to help Flipkart target its customers more effectively during large-scale sale events. This is in addition to Flipkart's existing partnership with Azure Microsoft's cloud-computing platform that tied up with the e-retailer in February.
Google is yet again attempting to encourage users to spend more time on its search app. This attempt is called Google feed, and it was first announced back in July for Android users in the US. Today, Google announced that the feature will soon be rolling out for Android users in India, followed by users on iOS.
After conditioning its machine learning algorithms, Facebook is looking at conditioning its users so as to help them identify fake news and stop its spread on the platform. The company is rolling out 'Related Articles,' a feature which will show additional links to news stories which are deemed inaccurate.
OLX has kicked off a coding hackathon in India to recruit people proficient in Machine Learning, Data Science and AI. Called Code and the Curious, the hackathon is an online assessment challenge, which started on July 22 and will go on till July 27. That will be followed by a live two-day hackathon session in Gurugram and Bengaluru on August 5 and August 12 respectively.
Google has just updated its native app for iOS and Android, giving it a more Facebook feed-like appearance. The news feed experience on the Google app aims to make it easier to discover topics. Google feed now uses advanced machine learning algorithms to show better results that interest users. The new feed experience has launched today in the US, and will be gradually rolled out internationally.