Tag "AI"

IIT Guwahati invites application for free course on “Fundamentals of Artificial Intelligence” via NPTEL

By : CIOL Bureau

IIT Guwahati has organised this course while keeping in mind the growing usage of AI in every industry. “What does automatic scheduling or autonomous driving have in common with web search, speech recognition, and machine translation? These are complex real-world

AI has helped hasten the process of knowledge creation for public good during the COVID-19 pandemic

By : CIOL Bureau

The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has clearly highlighted the leverage of AI in the context of information and knowledge for the public good. Notable economists, Nelson (1959) and Kenneth Arrow (1962), described information and knowledge with reference to two related public

How Punjab Police used AI-assisted drones during Covid

By : CIOL Bureau

Amarjot Singh, Founder and CEO of Skylark Lab, explained how their company was assisting Punjab Police on the second and final day of the Virtual AI Summit in Hong Kong. Since it is not possible for police to patrol the

Leveraging the power of AI in the lending sector

By : CIOL Bureau

Katerina Folkman is Head Of Analytics at Clix Capital, a lending firm that uses tech to make loans simpler, faster, and more accessible. Here she talked to Thomas George and Sunil Rajguru about the company and their plans for the

Injecting technology in corona-battles—Into the skin or muscles?

By : Pratima Harigunani

A recent collaboration between ICMR and IBM intends to use virtual assistants while supercomputing, AI and data technologies are already being used as strong shots in other places. Let’s see how deep this needle goes. There must be reason why

Impact of Digital Transformation on Organisations and Customers

By : CIOL Bureau

Despite a wave of retail store closures and numerous reports of a “retail apocalypse,” around the world, the business reality shaping the future of retail, in India, in particulartellsa different story.It has emerged as one of the most dynamic industries

Why Artificial Intelligence is a necessity in Digital Marketing?

By : CIOL Bureau

From newspapers, magazines, pamphlets, door-to-door advertisements, radio shows & announcements, television – our country has always relied on the traditional means of communication. Until the internet came into the picture! The mediums of communication changed from traditional to new-age digital

Making customer service smarter through Conversational AI

By : CIOL Bureau

In today’s connected world, none of us can imagine a day without our smartphones, smartwatches or smart cars. ‘Smart’ technology has become integrated and arguably, an essential part of our lives. To me, it seems there is a correlation between

Is Artificial Intelligence All Set To Revolutionize Digital Marketing?

By : CIOL Bureau

In 2015, Google introduced Rankbrain, a Machine Learning based search engine algorithm that helps Google process search results and returns relevant answers to the user. The algorithm uses Artificial Intelligence to parse and respond to user queries in a manner

Logistics: The Role of Technology & AI in This 21st-century

By : CIOL Bureau

We are living in a transformational era of human history where Artificial Intelligence (AI) forms a central part of this transformation. The digital revolution has redefined many aspects of human life and this trend is not settling anytime soon, in

Emerging technologies: A catalyst to cyber crimes

By : Ashok Pandey

Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML) and other emerging technologies are advancing industries. The technological developments are taking us towards a new future. Google, Apple and Facebook, name any organization, almost everyone either using AI or planning to implement soon.

New Study Finds AI as a Viable Tool to Detect Changes in Patients’ Mental Health

By : CIOL Bureau

The USC Signal Analysis and Interpretation Lab (SAIL) in new collaboration with UCLA has found that AI can accurately detect changes in clinical states from speech as well as physicians. The study appears in PLOS One. SAIL, which has long

Is Artificial Intelligence the key to unlock the limitless possibilities in Healthcare?

By : CIOL Bureau

Digital technologies are changing at an unprecedented pace with more and more IoT devices, wearables, sensor-enabled devices, cloud storage etc. coming up, and we are using them at a similar pace. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are taking the major

Importance of AI in making lending easier and profitable

By : CIOL Bureau

Over the year, evolution in global technologies has made people move forward from fixed phones to mobile phones. Today, every sector is readily and rapidly adapting the Artificial Intelligence (AI). With the fast-paced modern industries, AI is becoming an integral

How AI-powered tools and applications are revolutionizing research for travel and hospitality businesses during the year-end holiday season?

By : CIOL Bureau

It’s the time of the year again when everyone wants to get out and visit a new destination or go back to the familiar feeling of home. The holiday season brings about an enormous surge in consumer traffic and, therefore,

Significance of human intelligence in the age of Artificial Intelligence

By : CIOL Bureau

We live in exciting times. Technological advancements are transforming almost every aspect of our lives. Artificial intelligence is one such advancement that is accelerating transformation. Chatbots are having in-depth, multi-level conversations with customers, and can even respond appropriately to emotions

Can Artificial Intelligence Help Prevent Suicide?

By : CIOL Bureau

According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control and Prevention), the suicide rate for individuals 10 – 24 years has increased by 56% between 2007 and 2017. In comparison to the general population, more than half of people experiencing homelessness

The Top 3 Incredible Advancements in Artificial Intelligence

By : CIOL Bureau

Artificial Intelligence is advancing every single day, whether we realize it or not. Every time we use Siri or Cortana, they get smarter. Every time we use autocomplete on our smartphone or within our email apps, the program learns how

Artificial Intelligence is What Every Bank Needs

By : CIOL Bureau

Customer experience is taking a center stage for every organization irrespective of its size and nature of business. The story is no different for banks. Banks and other financial institutions, being massive conglomerates comprising of multiple lines of businesses (retail

How Artificial Intelligence and advanced analytics tools are propelling growth in the CPG sector

By : CIOL Bureau

As with most businesses today, those in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry have, and continue to undergo a rapid transformation in the age of new and emerging technologies. In this typically resource-intensive space, enterprises are increasingly looking to harness