Health sector evolving in India; should take advantage of artificial intelligence, data analytics: Arvind Panagariya
"With AI, data analytics and all the technology there, treatments can perhaps be done better as we go forward," Panagariya, Professor of Indian Political Economy at the Columbia University, said at US-India Strategic Partnership Forum.
Edu loans platform Credenc raises $2.5 mn seed funding in round led by Omidyar Network India
The company plans to use the funds to expand operations to a 1000 colleges across 50 cities over the next two years.
Government and industry must collaborate for digitisation, modernisation of kirana stores: Deloitte
As retail markets are evolving from 'bricks-and-clicks' to an intermix model, the brands must use multiple channels to ensure a seamless shopping experience for consumer across all channels, the Deloitte report said.
These CXOs wanna go back to school again
With an emergence of AI across the world, technologies like machine learning (ML), blockchain, and data analytics are immensely gaining popularity especially among corporate leaders and entrepreneurs, owing to its increasing importance in business.
India unit driving BNY Mellon’s transformation
The company has 15,000 people in India across tech and ops — about a third of total headcount. The transformation seems to be at variance with the trend of slowdown in revenue from the banking and financial services sector for IT services firms.
Medical marvel: New AI system can accurately detect diabetic retinopathy
The screening system can provide a reading in just 60 seconds.
TCS arm sets up Artificial Intelligence centre for real time monitoring of exams
The Artificial Intelligence-driven centre will help in monitoring over 6,000 examination centres on a real-time basis. The centre will have hi-tech facilities to deal with various issues faced by exam centres including detection of malpractices.
India should embrace 5G technology soon: NITI Aayog CEO
NITI Aayog CEO, Amitabh Kant, extolled the virtues of 5G, pointing out the importance of machine learning and artificial intelligence in the larger scheme of technology. 5G technology has been under scrutiny - mainly due to major 5G equipment being manufactured by the Chinese - delaying adoption.
Jio rolls out AI based video call assistant at IMC
Aimed at improving customer , the bot will solve the problems of endless call-hold music or seemingly never ending IVR waittimes can become things of the past.
Medlife hits Rs 100 core revenue milestone in September
CEO Narayanan says the Bengaluru-based company is on track to break even on unit economics level within the next 6-8 months.
India emerges 3rd largest ecosystems for successful startups
Leading the pack from the country are payments solutions platform One97 Communications (USD 10 billion), cab aggregator Ola Cabs (USD 6 billion), online educator Byjus (USD 6 billion), and travel-stay finder OYO Rooms.
For better operations, army developing real-time equipment database
The program codenamed ‘Project Beehive’ will be a centralised and automated system based in Delhi under the army’s Electronics and Mechanical Engineers (EME) corps.
Govt likely to float bids for Air India sale next month
EoI inviting bids for 100% stake sale are likely to be floated either this month-end or next month. Bidding for the national carrier, which is sitting on a debt pile of around Rs 58,000 cr, will be carried out through a newly developed e-bidding system.
Need for Joint Services Act taken up at Army Commanders' meet
Discussions for the creation of a Joint Services Act by the government featured in the Army Commanders' conference along with talks on training in the fields of space, artificial intelligence and military education, keeping in mind modern warfare.
India's quest in seeking critical technologies to safeguard national interest: Principal Secretary to PM
Suggesting three Rs requirement, resources and relevance as key factors in determining the country's quest for advancement in emerging technologies. Principal Secy to PM said technological advancement is necessary to safeguard national interest.
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