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Intel joins with Tata Consultancy to drive digital transformation

International IT consulting group Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has announced plans to collaborate with Intel in an effort to help drive digital transformation in enterprise settings. The new partners hope to build a ‘future-ready reference architecture’ for IoT, cloud, networking, 5G, artificial intelligence (AI) and data centre infrastructure.’ The two firms believe that developing such technology will… Read More

Alibaba Cloud expands Indian presence, partners with Tata Communications

Indian telecom giant Tata Communications has signed a deal with Alibaba Cloud in a bid to enable enterprise customers in India and globally to connect to the Chinese provider’s Express Connect platform. According to an announcement made at Alibaba’s Cloud Computing Conference in Shanghai, the Express Connect platform will be linked via Tata Communications IZO… Read More

New system detects hate speech in Tweets via Deep Learning

IIIT-Hyderabad’s Informational and Retrieval Extraction Lab (IREL) has devised a system that can detect the presence of hatred in Tweets The majority of tweets are sent as communication, advertising or offering kind words. Unfortunately, a minority are sent with more nefarious intentions, to spread hate. Could these kinds of tweet become things of the past?… Read More

India to require biometric ID at airport check-in

The Indian government is driving forward with its plans to implement a nation-wide biometric-based ID system at all domestic airports. The new system proposes the use of the Aadhaar – a 12-digit unique identity number issued to all Indian residents based on their biometric and demographic data. The programme has now registered around a billion individuals’… Read More

Google expands certified developer network in India

Google has announced the expansion of the Google Certified Developer Agency Program in India. The second wave of partners brings the total number of certified Google partners in India to six, and the worldwide total to 25. The Google Developer Agency Program was started in 2015 to provide software developer agencies with dedicated training and… Read More