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Will Lawyers and Judges be replaced by Artificial Intelligence ( AI )

Will Lawyers and Judges be replaced by Artificial Intelligence ( AI )

Advancement in technology and science is growing at such a pace that questions like the above of replacement of human skills by machines through AI are being debated at present. Traditionally Lawyers and Judges are thought to be dealing with problems of human beings demanding special skills and emotions which only human beings can possess. However, today a lot of …

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Chatbots Are the Future of Customer Service

Chatbots Are the Future of Customer Service

“Hello, thank you for shopping with us today. How can I help you?” Buyers know that familiar refrain from a customer service representative. But soon, whenever a consumer engages in a live web chat with a company, the person at the other end of the conversation may not be a person at all. It might actually be a chatbot – …

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Essential’s startup advantage might come back to haunt it

Essential's startup advantage might come back to haunt it

"Most companies would get a stage, and we’d have lights and music and everything else," joked Andy Rubin as he addressed a group of reporters. "But that really isn’t our style." He was casually dressed in jeans and a blue T-shirt with a coffee mug in one hand as he stood in a lobby-like room. The setup was located just …

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The grantees of Engadget’s $500,000 immersive arts program

The grantees of Engadget’s $500,000 immersive arts program

When we launched the Alternate Realities grant program in May we had no idea what to expect. We saw a need for funding in the arts happening at just the time when new media like AR and VR were starting to go mainstream. So, with support from our parent company, Oath, we set out to fund five immersive art projects …

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Smartron Unveils AI-Backed tronX IoT Platform

Smartron Unveils AI-Backed tronX IoT Platform

Smartron, the India based company that had announced the t.phone and SRT phone has now announced tronX platform. Unlike its earlier products, the tronX is an Internet of Things (IoT) platform that is powered by Artificial Intelligence. The company is aiming to democratize smart home by helping people upgrade their current home appliances to smart products. The USP of Tronx …

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China market: IoT chip demand promising, says ARM CEO

China market: IoT chip demand promising, says ARM CEO

Shipments of ARM-based mobile chips from China-based chipmakers have been rising rapidly along with the country’s fast-growing IC design industry over the past 10 years, according to Simon Segars, CEO for the processor IP vendor. Shipments of ARM-based IoT chips from the China industry are also expected to see explosive growth in coming years, said Segars. Demand for ARM-based chips …

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Argo AI CEO talks plans for Ford self-driving cars in interview

Argo AI CEO talks plans for Ford self-driving cars in interview

Ford is investing $1 billion during the next five years in Argo AI. Pictured are: Peter Rander, Argo AI COO; Mark Fields, Ford president and CEO; Bryan Salesky, Argo AI CEO; and Raj Nair, Ford executive vice president, Product Development, and chief technical officer. Salesky and Rander are alumni of Carnegie Mellon National Robotics Engineering Center and former leaders on …

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Here’s why India is likely to lose the AI race

Here’s why India is likely to lose the AI race

With Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg sparring over its ethics and China announcing its intention to create a $150 billion domestic industry based on it, Artificial Intelligence is perhaps the most discussed topic in the tech news cycle. It’s likely to be a talking point no matter what your favourite watering hole for tech news. Billions of dollars have been …

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The Week In Review: IoT

The Week In Review: IoT

Connectivity Longing for LightSquared ? The once-bankrupt company that tried to build a network with satellite airwaves and traditional spectrum has been reborn as Ligado Networks , which wants to serve 5G and Industrial Internet of Things applications with a mobile data network , employing satellite communications and other resources. Its founder is Philip Falcone, who was the guiding force …

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Smartron ‘tronX’: India’s first AI powered IoT platform unveiled

Smartron ‘tronX’: India’s first AI powered IoT platform unveiled

Smartron has launched the ‘tronX’ – an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered IoT platform that would help make users’ daily life easier and smarter. (Image credit: Smartron). Home-grown technology and Internet of Things (IoT) company Smartron on Thursday unveiled ‘tronX’ – an Artificial Intelligence (AI)-powered IoT platform that would help make users’ daily life easier and smarter. Terming it as one of …

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