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    1. IIIT-H creates seed fund network to invest in tech startups

      IIIT-H creates seed fund network to invest in tech startups

      HYDERABAD: IIIT-Hyderabad today announced the creation of a seed fund network to invest in tech startups in its incubator and elsewhere.

      However, it did not disclose the fund size.

      The fund will be from a network of investors comprising of technology professionals and successful entrepreneurs, International Institute of Information Technology (IIIT)-Hyderabad said in a statement.

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    2. CDAC launches four new products on 30th Foundation Day

      CDAC launches four new products on 30th Foundation Day

      PUNE: The Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) announced the launch of eVidur, a system to track social media data . The system will use tools for big data analytics along with natural language processing based solutions for sentiment analysis of social media data. This would make it possible to auto analyse and interpret social media big data to capture the sentiment of people. This was one of four new products launched by CDAC on its 30th Foundation Day .

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    3. Startup EdGE Networks' tech-driven HR solutions help companies meet workforce-related needs better

      Startup EdGE Networks' tech-driven HR solutions help companies meet workforce-related needs better

      While managing his first company, a digital learning platform, Arjun Pratap realised the need for advanced, tech-driven human resource (HR) solutions. “It was clear to me that HR technology, powered by artificial intelligence (AI), data science and machine learning was the way forward for workforce management and its transformation,” says Pratap.

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    4. Synechron launches artificial intelligence based solutions for financial market

      Synechron launches artificial intelligence based solutions for financial market

      MUMBAI: Global financial services consulting and technology services provider, Synechron has launched 'Neo' a set of Artificial Intelligence (AI)-based solutions for the financial services industry. Neo brings together Synechron’s digital, business, and technology consulting to allow financial institutions to deploy cutting-edge, AI solutions that solve complex business challenges.

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    5. IISc researchers developing machine that can understand 'worldview'

      IISc researchers developing machine that can understand 'worldview'

      BENGALURU: In one corner of the sprawling Indian Institute of Science (IISc) campus lies the seemingly quiet Machine and Language Learning (MALL) Lab.

      It's making a noise in the world of technology, with its grand mission of giving a "worldview" to machines that will enable them to make wider connections between various data and draw the necessary inferences to make decisions. Make no mistake, this is not a random academic pursuit.

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    6. Ginni Rometty: It's time India build a future around cognitive computing: IBM President Ginni Rometty

      Ginni Rometty: It's time India build a future around cognitive computing: IBM President Ginni Rometty

      MUMBAI: Global tech giant IBM today said working on cognitive computing that helps in decision making is the future for India, which is already a leader in information technology.

      "As a country, India has been digitising and digitising the world. The foundation is in place. Digital is the foundation. India's next path is to now make the world cognitive. That would be the difference maker," its chairwoman, president and chief executive Ginni Rometty said at the annual NILF here.

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    7. It's time India build a future around cognitive computing: IBM President

      It's time India build a future around cognitive computing: IBM President

      MUMBAI: Global tech giant IBM today said working on cognitive computing that helps in decision making is the future for India, which is already a leader in information technology.

      "As a country, India has been digitising and digitising the world. The foundation is in place. Digital is the foundation. India's next path is to now make the world cognitive. That would be the difference maker," its chairwoman, president and chief executive Ginni Rometty said at the annual NILF here.

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    8. Says Data Is New Oil For Fourth Industrial Revolution

      Says Data Is New Oil For Fourth Industrial Revolution

      , who is betting big on data-driven telecom with his Jio Infocomm , today described the digital play sweeping the world as the fourth industrial revolution and said data is the "new oil".

      "The foundation of the fourth industrial revolution is connectivity and data. Data is the new natural resource. We are at the beginning of an era where data is the new oil," Ambani said at the opening day of 3-

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      Mentions: India Mumbai Nasscom
    9. Donald Trump will be blessing in disguise for India, says Mukesh Ambani

      Donald Trump will be blessing in disguise for India, says Mukesh Ambani

      While the world tries to adjust to Donald Trump , Reliance Industries chairman Mukesh Ambani sees the US president as a blessing in disguise, saying his protectionist moves will get India 's IT industry to focus on solving local problems.

      "We should continue to be open and not worry about what world thinks. The world may build a wall but we should not think about that," Ambani said.

      Ambani was speaking at the Nasscom Summit.

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    10. Can Xploree's smart keyboard app change handheld beahviour?

      Can Xploree's smart keyboard app change handheld beahviour?

      Kunal Sinha thought it was some kind of a black magic. Chatting on WhatsApp, the 20-year-old asked his friend to join him at Domino's in North Delhi. Suddenly, a Zomato pop-up appeared on his chat screen, giving him an option of ordering online. He ignored it. The nearest Domino's outlet was 25 minutes from his place. So booking a cab was the best option, Sinha informed his friend. Again a popup, offering him a cab ride, jumped on his chat window. Somebody, he presumed, was reading his mind.

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    11. Manthan promises Mayajal with its AI analytics platform

      Manthan promises Mayajal with its AI analytics platform

      BENGALURU: Data analytics firm Manthan has launched an artificial intelligence-powered conversational analytics application, as its new offering within the range of analytics capabilities. The product that can answer complex business queries in natural language using company's data available on Manthan's analytics suite cost the Bengaluru-based company over $7.5 million in R&D cost.

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    12. N Chandrasekaran inaugurates Kohli Research Block at IIIT-H

      N Chandrasekaran inaugurates Kohli Research Block at IIIT-H

      HYDERABAD: Tata Sons Chairman-designate N Chandrasekaran today inaugurated the Kohli Research Block at International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad.

      Kohli Centre on Intelligent Systems was launched in July 2015 with CSR funding from Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) Foundation to give a fillip to research, teaching and entrepreneurship in the area of Intelligent Systems.

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    13. Cloud-based startup DJUBO launches hotel reputation management tool STARSIGHT

      Cloud-based startup DJUBO launches hotel reputation management tool STARSIGHT

      NEW DELHI: Cloud-based SaaS company for hotels DJUBO has launched STARSIGHT a tool to help hotels manage their online reputation effectively.

      STARSIGHT uses machine learning to do a semantic analysis of reviews and comprehend what guests are saying about each hotel across all important online review sources like Tripadvisor , HolidayIQ , Booking.com , Expedia , Agoda , Goibibo , Hotels.com and 100 more such sources and can understand 7 global languages.

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    14. Startups should focus on strong fundamentals

      Startups should focus on strong fundamentals

      By Naren Gupta

      Entrepreneurs, who presumably know the hot investment trends, are keen to quickly prepare a business proposal and a concomitant team to present to potential investors. This is decidedly the wrong way to start a company. Great entrepreneurs find opportunities based on market needs and their own capabilities. They define investment trends rather than follow investor-specified concepts.

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    15. Cognitive Computing and the new age of Video-on-Demand

      Cognitive Computing and the new age of Video-on-Demand

      The global media and entertainment industry is at an inflection point. Online content is increasing in leaps and bounds, and viewers prefer to consume content on hand-held devices and at their convenience. This is a challenge for the media and entertainment business, which is going flat out to reach as many people, in a variety of formats and at a time of their choosing.

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    16. Peeyush Ranjan, former chief technology officer of Flipkart to leave the company

      Peeyush Ranjan, former chief technology officer of Flipkart to leave the company

      NEW DELHI: Peeyush Ranjan , the former chief technology officer of Flipkart will leave the company at the end of December marking the exit of yet another top manager from India’s largest online retailer.

      Ranjan will join homestay network Airbnb in the United States as vice president of engineering based out of San Francisco.

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    17. AI technologies are all set to creep further into our daily lives

      AI technologies are all set to creep further into our daily lives

      Even as its engineers were developing the technology platform Watson, managers at IBM knew that cancer would be one of its killer applications. This dreaded disease manifests itself in many different forms, with further variations based on a patient’s genetic makeup. Cancer’s complexity forces doctors to resort to trial and error to figure out what drugs work.

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    18. Infosys invests about Rs 14.5 crore in Danish startup UNSILO

      Infosys invests about Rs 14.5 crore in Danish startup UNSILO

      NEW DELHI: Country's second-largest software services firm Infosys today said it has invested DKK 149,20,000 (about Rs 14.49 crore) in UNSILO , a Danish artificial intelligence startup focused on advanced text analysis .

      The announcement of the investment, which is being funded through Infosys' Innovation Fund, comes a week after the company invested an undisclosed amount in the US-based TidalScale.

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