Tesla CEO Elon Musk

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Humanoid Robot Prototype By 2022: Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Tesla CEO Elon Musk announced his team is working towards developing an artificial intelligence humanoid robot whose prototype will be launched by 2022. Terming it "Tesla Bot", the billionaire said that it would "eliminate dangerous, repetitive, boring tasks." Musk added that the bot would be able to perform daily human errands. "The robot would have profound implications and was important to make the machine not super-expensive," Musk said… read-more

Fri, 20 Aug 2021 - 07:39 PM / by Prateek Chakradhar

Tags: Tesla, Elon Musk, Human Robot, Artificial Intelligence

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AI Robots Traverse Through Unfamiliar Terrain Without Falling

A team of researchers from UC Berkeley, Facebook, and Carnegie Mellon University have collaboratively built a new class of AI-supported legged robots namely Rapid Motor Adaptation (RMA). The robots are equipped to traverse through unfamiliar terrain such as sand, mud, tall grass and dirt piles without falling. It has achieved a 70% success rate while walking down steps and 80% while navigating over piles of cement and pebbles.

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 01:25 PM / by Bornika Das

Tags: Artificial Intelligence, Robots, Researchers, Facebook

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DRDO, CAIR Develop AI Algorithm To Detect COVID-19 Through X-Rays

The DRDO and Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics CAIR have developed an AI algorithm that helps in detecting COVID-19 through chest X-rays. 'The tool named ‘Atman AI’ will help in automatically detecting radiological findings indicative of COVID-19 in seconds' with an accuracy rate of 96.73%. The cost-efficient software developed keeping frontline workers in mind will be introduced in 1,000 hospitals with the help of the 5C… read-more

Fri, 07 May 2021 - 09:05 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Covid-19, DRDO, Artificial Intelligence, X-Rays, CAIR

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Kumbh Mela 2021

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Al-Enabled Sensor Cameras At Haridwar Kumbh Tracking Masks, Stampede

Uttarakhand Police is using AI-equipped cameras with sensors to monitor huge crowds gathered at Haridwar's Kumbh Mela. Reportedly, 350 cameras are installed including 100 equipped with sensors to zoom and identify people not donning masks. Besides, tracking parking lot activity and unattended mysterious objects, the cameras will generate a stampede alerts at the rushed spots. Moreover, spotted unmasked people will be given free mask/ charge… read-more

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 04:54 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Kumbha Mela, Uttarakhand, Artificial Intelligence, Covid -19

Courtesy: Indian Express

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AI Focuses To Create Original Musical Tunes By Cobain, Winehouse

An Artificial Intelligence project 'Lost Tapes of the 27 Club' is composing the original soundtracks of the famous music artists using machine learning. Started by a Canada-based non-profit organisation 'Over the Bridge', the project has restored various songs by several artists like Kurt Cobain, Amy Winehouse and others. Interestingly, the project is aimed at composing original tunes of the artists who died at 27.

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 01:18 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: Kurt Kobain, Nirvana, Artificial Intelligence, Technology

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GMR Innovex inaugural

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Infra Major GMR Begins New Vertical 'GMR Innovex' To Bring Innovation

To give rise to innovative solutions across all spheres of business, GMR Group has released its new business vertical on April 3. Through the 'GMR Innovex', the infra major aims to instill innovation and entrepreneurship spirit by partnering with startups, corporates and research institutions. Besides offering range of solutions, it launched an innovative facility at Hyderabad Airport. Notably, the GMR airports were the first ones to launch e… read-more

Sun, 04 Apr 2021 - 01:47 PM / by Ronit John

Tags: GMR group, Technology, India, business, Artificial Intelligence

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World's First AI Digital Art To Be Auctioned Over 'Nifty Gateway' 

Artificial Intelligence fame Sophia Robot's artwork will become the world's first AI painting to be sold online as Non-fungible token (NFT). The humanoid robot has collaborated with artist Andrea Bonaceto to create digital artwork. Already establishing herself as an activist and musician in the past, Sophia will auction her paintings over digital art platform 'Nifty Gateway' on March 24. Besides auctioning a physical artwork, the platform… read-more

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 11:07 AM / by Ronit John

Tags: Sofia robot, Artificial Intelligence, Robot, Hanson Robotics, NFT

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Instagram to launch AI based feature to curb cyberbullying

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Instagram To Release AI That Ensures Safety Against Online Predators

Instagram will introduce an AI-based feature to prevent teenagers from falling prey to online predators. Although users should be 13 years old to create an account, the screening process could be tampered with false birth date details. The new feature can block adults from sending DMs (Direct Messages) to teenagers who do not follow them and issue safety notices upon suspicious activity.  Additionally, Instagram will restrict mentioning… read-more

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 10:15 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Instagram , Teenager, cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence

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CBSE introduces an AI program for students.

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CBSE Starts Artificial Intelligence Platform To Impart AI Skills To Students

The CBSE and Intel have jointly introduced an artificial intelligence (AI) platform for students to upgrade their skills. Named as ‘AI Student Community’, the programme will help students participate in national and international AI competitions. The platform will also organise webinars and face boot camps to enhance AI skills, spreading AI awareness. It will be open for all and the students can register themselves under AI Community tab on… read-more

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 10:15 AM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: CBSE, Artificial Intelligence, Indian Education, Education

Courtesy: India Today

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IIT-G Team Develops AI-Powered System To Detect Colorectal Cancer

Indian Institute of Technology-Guwahati's research team and scientists from international institutes have created an automatic Artificial Intelligence-run system for detecting colorectal cancer. The experts said that colorectal cancer, the third most prevalent cancer among Indians, could be cured through an early diagnosis. Relatedly, instead of the conventional manual and risk-ridden detection method of inserting a camera in the patient's… read-more

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 09:06 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: IIT Guwahati, Artificial Intelligence, colorectal cancer, colonoscopy

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