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  • The German Chancellor is slated to visit India at the invitation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The two leaders are set to discuss the possibility for cooperation in green urban mobility and Artificial Intelligence.

    FedRecruit relies on a series of connected events or data points and goes beyond the conventional one-sided resume to construct a 360-degree narrative of the candidate. These data points are gathered through multiple stages--robotic interviews, psychometric and game-based assessments processes etc., Federal Bank HR chief Ajith Kumar KK said.

    For internet companies like Google, finding the tools to spot deepfakes has gained urgency. If someone wants to spread a fake video far and wide, Google’s YouTube or Facebook’s social media platforms would be great places to do it.

    FICCI in a letter to Nirmala Sitharaman seeking her urgent intervention to resolve woes in the telecom sector said the debt-ridden industry has no appetite left to invest in networks and future technologies while businesses across the world are exploring new opportunities around emerging technologies like 5G, AI and internet of things.

    The ‘Through the Risk Lens’ paper says that half of the workforce is likely to be millennials or gen Z workers by 2020, and by 2025, a fifth of the workforce will be contract workers. Furthermore, AI will displace 40% of the world’s current tasks, similar disruptors will help create 1.75 million technology-enabled jobs.

    Future of investment is a combination of AI plus HI - artificial intelligence plus human intelligence.

    Samsung will hire students from multiple streams including computer science, electronics and communications, electrical engineering, mathematics and computing, instrumentation and information technology, the company said in a statement.

    FMCG companies are using technology to revamp their supply chain and distribution networks. While some technology development is taking place internally, many firms are working with startups too, writes Priyanka Sangani

    The five software services providers hired over 64,332 employees in the six months to September, compared to 54,642 people in the same period last year, according to an ET analysis of employee hiring at these companies. The digital business contributes to over a third of revenue for most IT companies.

    "We are looking at both organic hiring, one by one through recruitment off the market, as well as what you might call as inorganic, which is more through acquisitions and acquihires (acquiring only talents)," they said.

    Ola said it also conducts mandatory verification through stringent criminal records checks as well as mandatory online training for drivers that includes modules like customer service and etiquette, platform usage, partner support, defensive driving amongst others.

    Neal Khosla, son of the Sun Microsystems founder, also tagged his father in the joke.

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