NITI Aayog and Google join hands for efficient Artificial Intelligence ecosystem

Artificial Intelligence

To focus on training, hackathons, mentoring startups, and providing research grants, NITI Aayog and Google has signed State of Intent to work on a range of initiatives to help build the AI ecosystem across the country. The agreement was signed to this effect by Ms. Anna Roy, Advisor, NITI Aayog and […]

IRCTC deploys Artificial Intelligence and HD CCTVs at its mega-kitchens.

IRCTC Wobot

An artificial intelligence module has been developed by IRCTC to find anomalies in standard operating procedure using CCTV footage. With this module base Kitchens will be monitored pan India. The Artificial Intelligence module realises the value of their videos and photos with vision computing. It can detect an unexpected change […]

Bulk SMS Marketing has become marketer’s best friend.

MSG91 bulk sms extension

In the age of information, a basic yet impactful mobile message plays an important role for business organisations. Before the reach of Whatsapp, Facebook and Emails, SMS was the only effective means of communication for marketers. With more than 500 million basic mobile users today, SMS still remains the king […]

India to have 50 crore mobile internet users in 2018.

High speed internet for Digital India

478 million mobile internet users in India by June 2018: IAMAI Like food, garments, and shelter, the internet connectivity for e-governance and information has been the 21st century’s basic human need. Cut-throat competition between telcos like Jio, Airtel and Idea has benefitted mobile internet penetration at large. Some telcos going […]

JioMusic and Saavn merger creates a billion dollar ‘music superpower’

Jio Music merges with Saavn

A shocker for incumbent Apple Music, Wqnk, and newly launched Amazon Prime Music. India’s most used music app, Saavn merges with JioMusic, the fastest growing music application. Reliance Industries Limited has executed definitive agreements for the combination of Saavn, a leading global music OTT platform, with its digital music service, […]

EESL floats global tender for procurement of 10,000 EVs

Tata Tigor EV

State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Limited has called for the global tender to supply 10,000 electric vehicles under National E-Mobility Scheme. The electric vehicles will be supplied to several state governments and Union ministries. The government plans to bring down the cost of the electric vehicles by mass procurement with the […]

Tata’s Jaguar rivals with Tesla with 480 km range electric car

Jaguar I-pace 0 to 60mph in 4.8 seconds

0 to 100km in 4.8 seconds and 480km claimed range in single fast charge. Is this the beginning of a new era? British car maker Jaguar Landrover owned by Indian conglomerate Tata has launched I-pace electric SUV at Geneva Motor Show 2018. The Jaguar I-pace is the first standalone electric […]

Virgin Hyperloop signs MoU for Pune – Mumbai route

Pune Mumbai hyperloop

Virgin Hyperloop has signed MoU with Government of Maharashtra to develop the network between Mumbai and Pune. Virgin Hyperloop One Chairman Sir Richard Branson announced the Framework Agreement in the presence of the PM Narendra Modi and Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis to begin the development of the route. This historic […]

Competition Commission of India fines Google for search bias

Google India fine

The Competition Commission of India has fined Rs 135.86 crores to Google India for search bias. The Competition Commission of India has found Google to have abused its dominant position in online web searches and web search advertising services in India. The complaint was filed by Matrimony.com Limited and Consumer […]

Research is key for India’s prowess in science and technology

India Science Technology

The economic survey 2017-18 has shed some light on India’s under-investment in science and technology. Although Indian scientists and technologists are considered amongst the best in the world, India is still far from its peer nations. Organisations like ISRO, DRDO, HAL, Infosys, Wipro etc are well-known in the prowess in […]