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Artificial Intelligence May Help Air Travelers Save Money: Researchers August 03, 2019 13:56

Researchers, including an Indian origin at the University of Illinois, are using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to help airlines price services such as seat reservations and checked bags in a way that is advantageous to customers,…

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India’s Second Lunar Mission ‘Chandrayaan-2’ Gets Three Steps Closer to Moon July 31, 2019 16:34

Days after ISRO’s most powerful three-stage rocket GSLV-MkIII-M1 launched Chandrayaan-2 into the Earth’s orbit and successfully raising the spacecraft’s orbit around the earth for the third time on July 29, now India’s second lunar mission…

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16-Year-Old American Teen Wins $3 Million by Playing Video Games July 29, 2019 18:24

American teenager Kyle Giersdorf on Sunday pushed everyone in shock after winning the top prize in a tournament in New York for the well-received online video game Fortnite, taking home $3 million. The 16-year-old Giersdorf,…

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Americans Better in Coding Than Indians: Wipro July 23, 2019 17:14

Indian multinational IT company Wipro is keen on hiring Americans for the most part than Indians. The Information Technology (IT) firm has been dislodged from its No. 3 position in the ranking of top IT…

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Indian Origin Researchers Develop AI System to Curb ‘deep fake’ Videos July 22, 2019 16:23

A group of Indian origin researchers has developed Artificial Intelligence (AI)-driven neutral network that can ascertain manipulated images at the pixel level with high precision. This comes at a time when “deep fake” videos turning…

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Qualified Indians Continue to Go Abroad, Scientists Want Modi Govt to Make a Move to Stop This ‘Brain Drain’ July 04, 2019 11:34

As scores of qualified Indians continue to move abroad, the country’s generation-next scientists have called on the Indian government to take immediate steps to stop this ''brain drain''.Scientists also said that increasing funding for research…

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Google Invests USD 1 Billion for Building 20,000 New Homes Across Bay Area June 21, 2019 12:01

Google on Tuesday announced that it will invest $1 billion for 20,000 homes in the Bay Area in San Francisco and also announced to give $50 million in grants through Google.org to nonprofits revolving around…

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Researchers Develop an App Which Turns Smartphone into Robot to Perform Tedious Jobs June 19, 2019 15:58

The researchers at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana, including an Indian origin developed a smartphone application that allows a user to easily program any robot to perform an everyday activity, such as picking up…

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NASA Opens Opportunity to Visit Mars, Here's How You Can Book Your Name June 08, 2019 11:21

If you felt a trip to NASA is beyond the bounds of possibility, NASA is giving you a golden opportunity to send your name instead. Yes, you read it right! The National Aeronautics and Space…

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Believes a Four-Year Degree Not Needed to Get a Programming Job May 14, 2019 18:36

Apple Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook has pushed everyone into surprise as she said he doesn’t believe that one should necessarily need to learn to code by taking a course on it. He further reiterated…

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Google Grants India-Based Institute of Artificial Intelligence a $2 Million to Create AI Tech for Pest Control May 08, 2019 16:33

Google has granted a Mumbai based-Wadhwani Institute for Artificial Intelligence $2 million to create AI-based technologies that could help cut down crop losses in cotton farming, through integrated pest management. Apart from this, Google Cloud…

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For First Time Ever, Kidney Delivered by Drone for Transplant in Maryland May 02, 2019 17:21

The world is getting on well every day with new technologies turning up and consequently making the earth a better place to live on. In one such an initiative, a drone has been used to…

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