Upskilling key to meeting demand for AI and big data analytics talent
Reports suggest there is a huge gap in the supply and demand of AI and BDI family of jobs. One of the reasons could be data science not being taught in many universities.
NITI Aayog invites bids for national data platform
The platform will integrate and help better understand of citizens’ data, spend patterns of the government, consumption trends and the success of various government policies.
A Dale Carnegie study shows what people think of bots doing appraisals
While more than 60% of respondents were at least somewhat likely to accept appraisal by AI if they knew the criteria completely, the number dropped drastically to 32% when the criteria was not fully known.
Watch: Myths and risks seen in FaceApp use
Is a peek into the future worth your privacy in the present? That concern was pushed to the spotlight this week with the resurgence of a sma...
FaceApp is letting users ‘age’ photographs by decades, but is it also violating their privacy?
Concerns have been raised online about a clause in the app's T&C that grants it extensive rights to user photographs.
Popular myth debunked: Urban, rural youth almost equally addicted to Internet
The study also established a relationship between Internet use and prevalence of depression.
Health Ministry to use Artificial Intelligence in safe way in public health
The minister said the NITI Aayog is currently in the process of developing institutional mechanism to realise India's AI aspirations.
BJP MP accuses social media of algorithmic bias, proposes bill to make them accountable
The BJP MP said an algorithmic accountability bill can be passed to bar algorithmic discrimination based on gender, caste, religion, sexual orientation and disability in both the public and private sectors.
World Emoji Day: Indians like to blow kisses & laugh out loud when exchanging texts on WhatsApp
On dating apps, a winking face and drool emoji are widely used.
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