IIT Madras team develop drones to rescue people during disaster

Students of the Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, have developed drones equipped with artificial intelligence and computer vision to help in rescue of people trapped in disaster-hit areas. Continue Reading

Healthcare billing BPO set to expand

Having grown from three employees to 3,300, Global Healthcare Billing Partners Private Ltd, which has completed 20 years of operation, plans to expand its employee-base and put up a 1,000-seater facility employing more than 1,000 workers within the next six months in India. Continue Reading

Space telescope data used to discover two planets with AI

Scientists have used artificial intelligence (AI) to uncover two more hidden planets in the data collected by the Kepler space telescope. Continue Reading

Cambridge surveys several cities to understand need to learn English

“In the commercial world, the requirement to know English has increased and the demands are going high since the past several years,” said UK Cambridge Assessment English head – higher education, Sue Trory. Continue Reading

AI onset: Workforce to look at education, agri for jobs

The study, titled ‘How AI is reshaping jobs in India’, said employees across sectors have started recognising the need for upgrading skills in emerging areas like artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, Big Data, and machine learning… Continue Reading