As I sift through the trends, forecasts and ‘vision’s that invariably fill up a journalist’s mailbox around yearends, it is difficult to miss how some areas dominate the forecast landscape. The top...
Dec 12, 2018
You Look Great (YLG), a leading chain of beauty salons in India, today announced the appointment of Capillary Technologies as its technology partner. This partnership will play a key role in driving...
Dec 06, 2018
In 2018, the theme for CIO&Leader’s annual Summit was Practical CIO. The Forrester 2019 forecasts validate that. Multiple predictions point to a shift towards organizations moving from generic to...
Nov 26, 2018
Zoho today unveiled the next generation of Zoho CRM Plus, its all-in-one customer experience platform that empowers Sales, Marketing, Customer Support, and Operations to work as one. Now, Zoho...
Nov 20, 2018
Although the vast majority of Indian organizations believe that advanced technologies will be crucial for future growth, few plan to increase their training investment significantly in the next few...
Oct 05, 2018
Global spending on cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) systems will continue its trajectory of robust growth as businesses invest in projects that utilize cognitive/AI software capabilities....
Sep 24, 2018
Indonesia ranks first among eight Asia Pacific countries in terms of AI implementation, with 65% of respondents there stating that they have either implemented AI in their business or are even...
Sep 05, 2018
According to a recent release from Symantec, its artificial intelligence-based Targeted Attack Analytics (TAA) technology has helped researchers expose a new attack campaign from a group called Thrip...
Jul 16, 2018
The current privacy policies of online platforms and services still have a significant margin for improvement when it comes to meeting the standards put forward by the European General Data...
Jul 09, 2018
More than one in five adults work for companies that are deploying artificial intelligence (AI)—and while these employees generally view AI positively, they also have concerns about its potential...
Jun 26, 2018
IBM has launched its Watson Customer Engagement (WCE) services, its AI-powered enterprise marketing cloud solution from its cloud datacenter in India. According to IBM, with the launch of this new...
May 31, 2018
Global business value derived from artificial intelligence (AI) will total USD 1.2 trillion in 2018, a rise of 70% from 2017, according to Gartner. AI-derived business value will reach USD 3.9...
Apr 25, 2018
Sridhar Pinnapureddy, Founder & CEO, CtrlS shares his views on the changing role of the CIO, customers benefiting from CtrlS and the roadmap ahead for the company.
Apr 06, 2018
Although enterprises in the Asia-Pacific and Japan (APJ) region are more bullish on adopting Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the Cloud when compared to their global counterparts, they are behind the...
Mar 29, 2018
Worldwide spending on cognitive and artificial intelligence (AI) systems will reach USD 19.1 billion in 2018, an increase of 54.2% over the amount spent in 2017. With industries investing...
Mar 26, 2018
Targetting cardiac diseases, Microsoft has partnered with Apollo Hospitals to expand its healthcare artificial intelligence (AI) offering, the software giant said in a statement.The AI Network for...
Mar 09, 2018
The smart use of technologies such as artificial intelligence is expected to revolutionize the management of baggage over the next decade, promising to make mishandled bags an increasingly rare event...
Mar 06, 2018
As the scope for cyber breaches continues to expand with the increase in encrypted web traffic volume and supply chain attacks, security professionals in India will spend more on tools that use...
Feb 22, 2018
Accenture recently announced the launch of new services for testing Artificial Intelligence (AI) systems globally that are powered by a "Teach and Test" methodology designed to help companies build,...
Feb 20, 2018
According to the latest report by PwC titled Artificial intelligence in India – hype or reality, machine learning is the most popular (63%) AI-powered solution in the IT/ITes industry, followed by...
Feb 20, 2018
Knowing the risk of a heart attack or a stroke could soon become as simple as an eye test as researchers at Google and its health-tech arm Verily have found that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and...
Feb 20, 2018
Meaningful Artificial Intelligence (AI) deployments are just beginning to take place, according to Gartner. Gartner’s 2018 CIO Agenda Survey shows that 4% of CIOs have implemented AI , while a...
Feb 13, 2018
The world 'digital' was probably the most abused word of 2017. In the last one year, we have seen CIOs round off all technology implementations to famously calling them ‘digital transformation’....
Feb 08, 2018
It is once again the time of the year when the finance minister of India, Arun Jaitley, presents the government's proposed revenues and spending for a financial year. In his speech, Jaitley...
Feb 01, 2018
As India celebrates its 69th Republic Day, Microsoft announced to bring Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Deep Neural Networks to improve real-time language translation for Hindi, Bengali and Tamil....
Jan 25, 2018
Infosys' new global research report points to a fundamental shift in how enterprises operate as AI takes center. The research report, Leadership in the Age of AI, surveyed more than 1,000 business...
Jan 24, 2018
According to a new report by Accenture titled 'Reworking the Revolution: Are you ready to compete as intelligent technology meets human ingenuity to create the future workforce?', investment in...
Jan 23, 2018
Microsoft is developing a bot that can draw what you want it to by leveraging Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology -- programmed to pay close attention to individual words when generating images...
Jan 19, 2018
The world is transforming and economies like India and China that remained undiscovered in early 90s, hold the potential to be discovered as growth stories and creators of asset class because of...
Jan 16, 2018
Emotion artificial intelligence (AI) systems are becoming so sophisticated that Gartner predicts that by 2022, personal devices will know more about an individual's emotional state than his/her own...
Jan 09, 2018
2017 was a year of many interesting things in enterprise tech. Digital or digital transformation was the most overused word in CXO lingo. If you weren't executing a digital transformation project,...
Jan 02, 2018
Global organizations stand on a cyber-security precipice. Emerging technologies, such as blockchain, Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT), along with the explosive volume of...
Jan 02, 2018
In a major step towards its "AI first" dream, Google has developed a text-to-speech artificial intelligence (AI) system that will confuse you with its human-like articulation.The text-to-speech...
Jan 02, 2018
The transformation in the world of technology is happening at a pace which we have not experienced in the past. Implementation of new cutting-edge technology is moving out from a drawing board stage...
Dec 27, 2017
Cloud computing and using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to process vast amounts of disparate data were most picked up in 2017 that brought success for the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (...
Dec 27, 2017
Armed with Intelligent Cloud and Edge capabilities, Microsoft will give a renewed thrust to nurturing unicorn firms and the start-up community in India next year, Anant Maheshwari, the companys India...
Dec 15, 2017
2020 will be a pivotal year in AI-related employment dynamics, according to Gartner, as artificial intelligence (AI) will become a positive job motivator. The number of jobs affected by AI will vary...
Dec 14, 2017
Despite massive corporate investments in artificial intelligence (AI), nearly three-quarters of consumers are concerned about AI infringing on their privacy, according to a new study from Genpact, a...
Dec 08, 2017
The adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) platforms will dominate enterprise IT strategies in 2018, along with smart object storage, analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI), a new report said on...
Dec 05, 2017
To help increase developers' productivity and simplify app development, Microsoft has announced new data platform technologies and cross-platform developer tools.The company launched a new AI-powered...
Nov 17, 2017
As smartphone players in India begin to infuse Artificial Intelligence (AI) capabilities into devices while looking at Cloud for safe and secure deposit of massive data, Chinese telecom giant Huawei...
Nov 09, 2017
One in three smartphones -- roughly over half a billion -- shipped in 2020 will have machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities at the chipset level, new research said on Monday....
Oct 18, 2017
India is the global IT services hub. So, we get to see many of the IT trends much before they actually touch, let alone significantly impact, our domestic businesses. The early advent of hype around...
Oct 18, 2017
As I write this story, I'm fully aware of the future of my job as a technology journalist. We now know that artificial intelligence (AI) can now be used to write a grammatically-correct news copy....
Oct 16, 2017
Intel India has trained 9,500 developers, students and professors across 90 organisations in the past six months in the emerging field of artificial intelligence (AI). Intel India has...
Oct 11, 2017
CIOs today are testing how to make self-service tools most effective for their customers. Chatbots provide that opportunity - thereby delivering personalized, contextual asynchronous customer...
Sep 26, 2017
The State Bank of India (SBI) on Monday announced SBI Intelligent Assistant (SIA) -- a chat assistant aimed to address customer enquiries like a "bank representative" does.Developed by Payjo, an...
Sep 26, 2017
Microsoft has set up a new healthcare department at its Cambridge research facility, which will use Artificial Intelligence (AI) technology to aid in medical research and treatment of patients.The...
Sep 25, 2017
Several Indian and Chinese IT companies on Wednesday got together in China's port city of Dalian for cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence.On the first India-China Dalian IoT (Internet...
Sep 20, 2017
Steve Wells, Director of Operations at Fast Future Publishing, the futurist at the 18th Annual CIO&Leader conference, discussed how technology is part of a gambit of different forces that are...
Sep 18, 2017