14 Aug 2019

1. Google details AI work behind Project Euphonia’s more inclusive speech recognition As part of new efforts toward accessibility, Google announced Project Euphonia at I/O in May: An attempt to make speech recognition capable of understanding people with non-standard speaking voices or impediments. The company has just published a…

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13 Aug 2019

1. VCs set out to raise fresh capital in India There are close to a dozen seed and series A focused funds that collectively plan to raise anywhere between $300 and $350 million, as per industry estimates. Early-stage technology and startup deal activity is set to intensify further with…

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02 Aug 2019

1. Dasha AI is calling so you don’t have to While you’d be hard pressed to find any startup not brimming with confidence over the disruptive idea they’re chasing, it’s not often you come across a young company as calmly convinced it’s engineering the future as Dasha AI. The…

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26 Jul 2019

1. Bank of Baroda to chase 1,000 startups with loans The bank hopes that they can these extra services will pull these young companies towards it. State-owned Bank of Baroda (BoB) has joined the startup bandwagon, launching a new programme to lend to startups as it seeks to catch…

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24 Jul 2019

1. How Is Robotic Process Automation Assisting Businesses In Scaling Operations? It is estimated by McKinsey & Co. that automation systems could well and truly, undertake the work of up to 140 Mn jobs by 2025. Everest Group reports that Robotic Process Automation (RPA) is likely to lead to…

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19 Jul 2019

1. India’s startup scene isn’t as sexy as China’s, but it’s growing  #India’s four largest unicorns are in online payments, #e-commerce, ride-hailing and education. No shame in meeting the simplest of human needs. #India’s #startup scene is relatively new compared with China’s, and its #economy is much smaller despite their…

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20 Jun 2019

1. SAMSUNG INDIA BRINGS ALIVE 5G MOBILE CAMERA For the #World’s Biggest smartphone maker, #Samsung, this entire work on protocol software is done in its #India R and D centre. “For 3G, 4G and now #5G, we have done a lots of #work out there. They started working on…

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06 May 2019
What is an API

API! Did you hear someone just mention it. So in this piece I will try my best to demystify “what’s an API”. Firstly let’s agree on this… Since we are humans, we need to socialize. And to socialize we need to communicate. Ok that sounds fine but what about…

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