Creating a personal connect with AI: Pranav Mistry, CEO, Samsung’s STAR Labs
The President and CEO of Samsung’s STAR Labs told ET in an exclusive interview that he created Neon because human beings are unable to connect with artificial intelligence (AI) assistants such as Apple’s Siri.
In Davos, the spectre of a tech cold war
At the centre of this cold war 2.0 is Huawei, the Chinese telecom giant rolling out of 5G technology...
SLCM digitalise agri-warehousing call centre
SLCM had set up its first dedicated 24x7 call centre in the early 2010 to cater to its agri-ware...
DUBAI HEALTHCARE CITY: A HUB FOR MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE UAE
Dubai’s healthcare market, that’s anticipated to touch 19.5bn this year from 15bn in 2018, will play a pivotal role in catapulting the Middle East and Nor...
Data privacy must be seen as a human right: Satya Nadella
On privacy, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that data dignity is crucial and the next level of work is not just privacy, but one should be able to control how one's data is used in the world. He also said we need to understand why AI marks a departure from previous software. Regulation should be more at the run-time than the design-time, he added.
69% of routine work currently done by managers will be completely automated by 2024: Gartner
"Currently, managers often need to spend time filling in forms, updating information and approving workflows. By using AI to automate these tasks, they can spend less time managing transactions and can invest more time on learning, performance management and goal setting," Helen Poitevin, research vice- president at Gartner, said.
WE HUB collaborates with Hyderabad City Police to incorporate new technologies into policing
The Hyderabad city police and WE HUB organised a 36-hour hackathon aimed at solving problems in the fields of cybercrimes, crimes against women and children, road-safety awareness and social media monitoring for tackling fake news.
Women Inc's Budget wishlist: Tax relief for new businesses, facilitating startup economy
The shepreneurs hope to see reforms in education, startup and fintech industry.
Sundar Pichai says tech can have negative consequences, calls for regulation of AI
The Google CEO's comments come as lawmakers and governments seriously consider putting limits on how AI is used.
Forgot your password? WEF report suggests it's safer to not have one
Weak or stolen passwords account for an average of four out of five global data breaches.
C Vijayakumar, CEO, HCL Technologies named chairman of World Economic Forum's IT Governors Community
The Forum's IT Governors community convenes CEOs of the world's top information technology companies in order to help them responsibly shape the future of their industry. It acts as a platform for setting industry priorities, building shared understanding, and coordinating actions that lead to results.
Hopeful all countries will come together on AI regulations: Sundar Pichai
"Internet is actually an export product. Even in India, if we talk about YouTube, a video created by an Indian gets audience from across the world. That's the beauty of digital economy" he said. Pichai, also CEO of Alphabet, said he has always been a technology optimist, having experienced firsthand the benefits new technology brought to his own life.
Artificial intelligence for the win: New AI tool can predict gestational diabetes risk before pregnancy
Gestational diabetes is characterised by high blood sugar levels which occur during pregnancy in women
BRICS countries need to deepen innovation ties: Report
“BRICS countries need to promote networking between chambers of commerce and industry, business councils, professional associations and unions, intensify collaboration between business entities through joint projects, trade fairs and exhibitions in the hi-tech sector,” said Igor Bogachev, CEO of Zyfra.
AI needs to be regulated: Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai
Although new regulation is needed, "a cautious approach is required that might not see significant controls placed on AI," Pichai who was last month took over as the CEO of Alphabet, Google's parent company, in an editorial piece in The Financial Times.
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