India’s first Sub Inspector Robot Named as KP-Bot

The Kerala State Police have created history by becoming one of the world’s first and the very first police force for Sub Inspector (SI) rank in the country to introduce humanoid robots named as KP-Bot. Chief Minister Vijayan welcomed the Sub Inspector (SI) ranked robot into the service with an honorary salute and the ‘RoboCop’ responded with…

Why Moscow Disconnecting From the Global Internet?

Russia has decided to cut itself off from the rest of the internet – temporarily. According to a report on the Russian news site RBC, the planned disconnection is intended to analyse the country’s preparedness to see how Russia’s internet infrastructure would operate should the country be cut off from the rest of world digitally to protect…

Mastercard strives good vibrations with new sonic brand identity

MasterCard strives good vibrations with new sonic brandidentity scored with the help of Mike Shinoda of US rock band Linkin Park is now heading for the Grammys and the Brit Awards.  This new melody will play whenever consumers use their cards in physical, digital and voice environments. The news comes on the heels of the company’s recent transition…

Reactions from start-ups and industry leaders on AI in Budget 2019

Presenting the Interim Budget 2019-20 in the Lok Sabha on Friday, Piyush Goyal said that Artificial Intelligence would be a national program, with the national portal to be developed soon in India and that Artificial Intelligence and related technology as a part of the national program now has been contemplated by the government. The Narendra Modi led NDA…

India’s unemployment rate stands at 6.1 per cent, highest in 45 years

According to an assessment by the National Sample Survey Office conducted between July 2017-June 2018, just months before the Lok Sabha Polls, India’s unemployment rate rose to a 45-year high during 2017-2018. The unemployment rate stands at 6.1 per cent, the highest since 1972-73.   The survey has become a huge political issue after the…

OYO introducing into co-working Firm by acquiring INNOV8

OYO, the India’s largest hospitality company, consisting mainly of budget hotels grown to over 8,500 hotels in 230 cities in India, Malaysia, UAE, Nepal, China and Indonesia, has been in talks to acquire Innov8, a co-working company with presence in four cities in India.This acquisition will mark the expansion of OYO into co-working business. It…

Amul India takes Google to court for Fake Ads

One of India’s biggest dairy company, Amul India is misused by Search advertising campaigns to scam innocent individuals and organisations in the name of the brand in India. Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation Limited (GCMMF), which owns dairy brand Amul, has sent a legal notice to Google India for carrying out fraudulent practices using the latter’s…