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IBM beefs up its powerful cognitive computers with Google’s AI tools

Google has cool technology to recognize images and speech, and IBM’s hardware can diagnose diseases and beat humans in Jeopardy. Combine the two, and you get a powerful computer with serious brains. IBM is merging Google’s artificial intelligence tools with its own cognitive computing technologies, allowing deep-learning systems to more accurately find answers to complex questions or recognize images or ... Read More »

Vizio adds Google Home support to its SmartCast TVs and home audio gear

In 2016, Vizio was big on building Google Cast support (the underpinnings of Chromecast) into its TVs, home theater displays, soundbars, and wireless speakers via the SmartCast line. For 2017, Vizio’s adding Google Home compatibility. Instead of casting media from a phone or tablet (like a sucker!) Vizio owners can now verbally order Google Home to play music from Spotify ... Read More »

IIM A starts off first of its kind online education course

The programme is being offered through an interactive onsite learning (IOL) platform. IIM A starts off first of its kind online education course RELATED STORIES IIMC to begin post-graduate course in Urdu journalism IIT JAM 2017 to be held on February 12: Check out the paper pattern here This Delhi man passed IIM A in 2010, appeared for CAT in ... Read More »

Ooma is adding DIY home security monitoring to its free VoIP phone service

Ooma, one of the biggest names in VoIP (voice over internet protocol) phone service, is expanding into the DIY home security market. Ooma Telo owners will soon be able to install motion, door/window, and/or flood sensors in their homes, and add a new tier of service that provides home security monitoring. “The Ooma Telo is essentially a Linux computer that ... Read More »

Delhi World Book Fair 2017: Oxford University Press to showcase its print, digital and blended learning solutions

Oxford University Press (OUP), the world’s largest university press, will participate at the New Delhi World Book Fair to be held from January 7 to 15. Visitors to the OUP stall at the World Book Fair will have a chance to look at OUP’s education, reference and academic titles covering a wide range of subjects and domains, including children’s books ... Read More »

GMAC admits IMT, Ghaziabad to its members of global leading business schools

The Institute Of Management Technology, Ghaziabad (IMT) has been admitted to the membership of the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Members of the Council form a network of schools that are committed to maintaining and enhancing the quality of management education. IMT Ghaziabad RELATED STORIES Younger IITs record a whooping increase in average salaries this season BPS must have representation ... Read More »

JBL reveals its Cinema SB450 sound bar with wireless sub, Playlist speaker with onboard Chromecast, and a wacky portable subwoofer it calls the BassPro Go

Harman subsidiary JBL took the wraps off nine new audio products at CES on Wednesday, but we think this trio is the most interesting of the bunch: The Cinema SB450 sound bar is a 2.1-channel home theater system with a wireless sub, the Playlist is a table-top speaker with integrated Chromecast audio-streaming technology, and the BassPro Go is a portable ... Read More »

Tesla forces hard speed limits on its Autopilot self-driving system

The Tesla Model 3 will have a base price of $35,000, which the company hopes will appeal to the masses. Credit: Tesla Motors MORE LIKE THIS Every Tesla car will contain the hardware to drive itself Tesla’s free Autopilot 8.0 update shifts focus to radar to avoid car crashes Report: Intel plans to make the Core i7 the brains behind ... Read More »

Evernote updates its privacy policy to allow employees to read your notes, and you can’t opt out of this

Popular online note-taking service Evernote has announced an update to its privacy policy, allowing some of its employees to read your notes. The updated policy will come into effect starting January 23, 2017. The reason behind the move is described as: “this is primarily to make sure that our machine learning technologies are working correctly, in order to surface the ... Read More »