Microsoft Gets Exclusive License For OpenAI’s Advanced GPT-3 Language Model

Microsoft has announced that it is expanding its existing partnership with OpenAI with a new exclusive license on the artificial intelligence research company’s GPT-3 language model. This highly advanced language model offers the ability to auto-generate text for apps that is astonishingly as good as done by a human. OpenAI had recently given access to GPT-3 to a small group of developers and it is the largest language model ever trained capable of auto-generating business correspondence, as well as creative work like poetry, or advanced technical tasks like coding. Microsoft…

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Qualcomm Snapdragon 750G Mobile Processor Goes Official With Improved Performance, AI Capabilities

Qualcomm announced the Snapdragon 750G will be a follow up to the 730G. (Image credit: Qualcomm) Qualcomm has announced a new 700-series Snapdragon processor, the Snapdragon 750G. News18.com Last Updated: September 23, 2020, 6:03 PM IST FOLLOW US ON: Qualcomm has announced a new processor in its 700-series of Snapdragon processors,  the Snapdragon 750G. The new chipset features an integrated X52 modem which adds support for 5G alongside improved CPU and graphics performance. The Snapdragon 750G is a follow-up to the Snapdragon 730G. Qualcomm claims that the new…

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Samsung Has Made A Breakthrough With RAM Which Will Help Your Next Smartphone Be Even Slimmer

Samsung has now started production of what it calls the most advanced RAM modules ever. The Korean company is making 16GB LPDDR5 RAM chips using the extreme ultraviolet (EUV) technology. This makes it the first memory module to be mass produced using this technology. Incidentally, 16GB is also the highest capacity in RAM availability for smartphones, at this time. This EUV technology uses lasers and light-sensitive chemicals to etch silicon and the memory will be built using Samsung’s third generation 10nm-class process. The company believes this will allow smartphones to…

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For the First Time Ever, Google Researchers Perform Chemical Simulation on a Quantum Computer

Google’s Sycamore processor mounted in a cryostat, recently used to demonstrate quantum supremacy and the largest quantum chemistry simulation on a quantum computer. (Image Source: IANS) The simulation was twice as large as previous chemistry calculations on a quantum computer and contained 10 times as many quantum gate operations. IANS Last Updated: August 28, 2020, 11:09 AM IST FOLLOW US ON: Google has successfully performed the largest chemical simulation on a quantum computer to date, a feat that can unlock new frontiers in chemistry, improving…

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Google introduces AI-powered Sounds of India app –Here’s all you can do with it | Technology News

New Delhi: Google has announced that it is offering a new AI-powered web app called Sounds of India using which you sing Jana Gana Mana into your phone, karaoke-style, and it transforms your voice into one of three traditional Indian instruments. The Sounds of India experiment was made possible by machine learning models built with Google’s TensorFlow platform to convert sounds into musical instruments (in this case, the Bansuri, the Shehnai, and the Sarangi). It was a fun, fresh way for Indians to express their national pride, and showcase the…

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Google Unveils New AI-Powered Web App in India that Converts Sounds into Musical Instruments

Image for Representation (Reuters) The Sounds of India project was launched as a result of a collaboration between Google, Prasar Bharati, and Virtual Bharat. Last Updated: August 19, 2020, 11:50 AM IST Google on Wednesday said it is offering a new AI-powered web app called Sounds of India that will allow you to sing the national anthem into your phone, karaoke-style and it transforms your voice into one of three traditional Indian instruments. The Sounds of India experiment was made possible by machine learning models built with Google’s…

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AI Generated MRI Scans are as Reliable as Traditional Procedures, Facebook Research Finds

Rapid MRI scans generated with Artificial Intelligence (AI) can be just as accurate, useful and reliable as traditional magnetic resonance imaging, shows a study by Facebook AI researchers and NYU Langone Health. For the study, radiologists reviewed two sets of knee MRIs from 108 patients — one set using the standard imaging techniques and the other set using the fastMRI AI model. The results, published in the American Journal of Roentgenology, found no significant differences in the radiologists’ evaluations. NYU Langone Health and Facebook teamed up to launch the fastMRI…

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Google’s Language Interpretability Tool Open Sourced For Third-Party Developers

Image for representation. The Language Interpretability Platform is a toolset for visualising, understanding and auditing natural language processing models. IANS Last Updated: August 17, 2020, 11:50 AM IST Google AI researchers have made the Language Interpretability Tool (LIT) an open-source platform for visualising, understanding and auditing natural language processing (NLP) models for the third-party developers. LIT focuses on AI models and answers deep questions about their behaviour like why AI models make certain predictions or can these predictions be attributed to adversarial behaviour, or to undesirable priors in…

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Half of Indian Workforce Will be Equipped With AI Skills in the Next 10 Years: Microsoft

Image for Representation (Photo: Associated Press) The Microsoft research surveyed employees and leaders within large enterprises across industry verticals in India, and 19 other countries. IANS Last Updated: August 10, 2020, 12:21 PM IST The organisations that have deployed Artificial Intelligence (AI) with skilling initiatives in India are generating most value from this new-age technology, and senior executives predict that half of all employees will be equipped with AI skills in the next 6-10 years, a new Microsoft survey said on Monday. In India, all AI-leading companies said…

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Finally, A Wear OS Smartwatch That You Should Splurge On

All this while, when you thought about smart watches, your choices were limited. And by that, I mean genuine choices. The ones that would look good. The ones that were worth the money you were parting away with. And the ones that would work as expected. The list included the Apple Watch. The list included the Samsung Galaxy Watch smartwatch line-up that runs the very slick Tizen OS. It also included fitness focused watches from Fitbit. What the list didn’t include thus far were watches running Google’s Wear OS. Mostly,…

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Global AI Market to See 12.3% Growth in 2020, Revenues to Reach $156.5bn: IDC

Worldwide revenues for the Artificial Intelligence (AI) market, including software, hardware, and services, are expected to total $156.5 billion in 2020, a growth of 12.3 per cent over the previous year, according to a new forecast by International Data Corporation (IDC). While this year’s growth is somewhat slower than previous years due to the economic impact of Covid-19, investment in AI will recover quickly, said the IDC ‘Worldwide Semiannual Artificial Intelligence Tracker’. Worldwide AI market revenue revenues are likely to surpass $300 billion in 2024 with a five-year compound annual…

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Samsung, Microsoft to Bring 100 Xbox Games and Free Passes to Galaxy Note 20 Series Users

Samsung on Wednesday announced its partnership with Microsoft to bring the upcoming Xbox Project xCloud game streaming platform on Galaxy Note20 series on September 15. Samsung Galaxy Note20 series will come with a dedicated Xbox Game Pass Ultimate Bundle, featuring the device alongside a three-month free subscription and Note20-compatible Bluetooth gaming controller. “Beginning September 15, play over 100 Xbox games on your phone or tablet, directly from the cloud (beta) with Xbox Game Pass Ultimate, including hits like Minecraft Dungeons and Gears 55,” South Korean tech giant said in a…

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