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Online enrollment in AI courses sees a 50% growth on a YoY basis: Report

The report also highlighted that freshers skilled in AI, ML, and cybersecurity currently bag the highest salaries in India

Online enrollment in AI courses sees a 50% growth on a YoY basis: Report
Updated On : 19 Jul 2024 | 12:06 AM IST

Tech transforms CIO roles into CDIOs; over 33% rise in hiring, study claims

There has been a 33 per cent increase in the hiring and the creation of posts of chief digital and information officers (CDIOs) in the recent past following rapid advancements in technology, according to a study. The spike has been triggered by the transformation of the roles of chief information officers (CIOs) into those of CDIOs, it said. The study is based on WalkWater's analysis drawn from a survey among profiles of 310 CIOs and CDIOs across 272 companies. In the landscape of modern business, the role of CIOs has undergone a profound evolution, transforming into what is now widely recognised as the CDIO, a study by executive search firms WalkWater Talent Advisors has revealed. "One in three companies studied has recently established or filled the CDIO role, underscoring its growing importance in today's business landscape," the study added. It noted that the emergence of CDIOs signifies a shift towards not just managing technology but strategically leveraging it to drive busi

Tech transforms CIO roles into CDIOs; over 33% rise in hiring, study claims
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 10:08 PM IST

Krutrim takes on Google, unveils new pricing & future roadmap for Ola Maps

For larger volumes, despite recent price adjustments by Google, Krutrim said it is offering prices which are 50 per cent of Google Maps' reduced rates, ensuring value for the users

Krutrim takes on Google, unveils new pricing & future roadmap for Ola Maps
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 9:17 PM IST

Nothing to launch Phone 2a 'Plus' variant on July 31: What to expect

Previously, Nothing also announced the final stage process of the Phone 2a community edition for the upcoming product's marketing campaign

Nothing to launch Phone 2a 'Plus' variant on July 31: What to expect
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 5:19 PM IST

HONOR 200 series with AI-powered utility features launched: Price, specs

Both HONOR 200 Pro and HONOR 200 smartphones will be available in India starting July 20 on exploreHONOR website, e-commerce platform Amazon India and select retail outlets

HONOR 200 series with AI-powered utility features launched: Price, specs
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 5:18 PM IST

Dyson launches OnTrac headphones with customisable design: Check details

Unveiled globally, the Dyson OnTrac headphones will be available in India soon with CNC Aluminium, CNC Copper, CNC Nickel, and Ceramic Cinnabar colour options

Dyson launches OnTrac headphones with customisable design: Check details
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 1:24 PM IST

Google Gemini on Android can now answer questions on lock screen

Google Gemini for lock screen is gradually rolling out and will answer "basic questions" from the lock screen. The new feature can be turned on or off from Gemini on Lock Screen settings

Google Gemini on Android can now answer questions on lock screen
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 12:17 PM IST

Indian AI tackles non-Eng language data scarcity with 'transfer learning'

Transfer learning enables a model trained on one task, like an English dataset, to be fine-tuned on new tasks or languages with less data, leveraging its pre-existing knowledge efficiently

Indian AI tackles non-Eng language data scarcity with 'transfer learning'
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 3:51 PM IST

Cropin unveils Sage: AI-powered agri-intelligence for global agriculture

Cropin's Sage aims to revolutionise agriculture by enabling seed manufacturers, food processors and govt to make informed decisions based on real-time data on cultivation practices, climate, soil etc

Cropin unveils Sage: AI-powered agri-intelligence for global agriculture
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 3:41 PM IST

Google ends Notes experiment it introduced in Search in November last year

The Notes experiment aimed to let users connect by adding tips on an article in Search results. The Notes experiment will end by the end of July

Google ends Notes experiment it introduced in Search in November last year
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 1:58 PM IST

Apple files patent to label public Wi-Fi in iOS based on anonymised data

Reportedly, Apple would use anonymised crowd-sourced data to map Wi-Fi access points and offer feedback to the iOS users about how secure a nearby public network is

Apple files patent to label public Wi-Fi in iOS based on anonymised data
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 12:59 PM IST

Samsung to launch another foldable based on Galaxy Z Fold 6 in Oct: Report

Reportedly, Samsung will launch either an Ultra or Slim version of its Galaxy Z Fold 6 book-style foldable in October. Initial availability is expected to be limited to South Korea and China only

Samsung to launch another foldable based on Galaxy Z Fold 6 in Oct: Report
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 12:47 PM IST

Apple to release these iOS 18 features on eligible iPhones by next year

iOS 18 is out in public beta and stable general release is slated to commence from later this year, but the initial release will not bring all the features that Apple announced at WWDC

Apple to release these iOS 18 features on eligible iPhones by next year
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 12:04 PM IST

WhatsApp gets 'Favorites' filter for chats, calls: What is it, how it works

WhatsApp is rolling out the "Favorites" filter in graded manner, and it will arrive in coming weeks across platforms, including Android and iOS apps, web client, and desktop app

WhatsApp gets 'Favorites' filter for chats, calls: What is it, how it works
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 9:52 AM IST

Lenovo Tab Plus review: A big screen tablet with focus on audio and design

Lenovo Tab Plus is a midrange tablet good for basic everyday use, especially for tasks where audio takes precedence. Otherwise, it is generic and could have done better with performance-oriented chip

Lenovo Tab Plus review: A big screen tablet with focus on audio and design
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 3:37 PM IST

Marshall Major V on-ear headphones launched in India: Check price, features

Priced at Rs 14,999, the Marshall Major V on-ear wireless headphones are now available for pre-order in India on Marshall's official website

Marshall Major V on-ear headphones launched in India: Check price, features
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 3:13 PM IST

OnePlus 'Summer Launch' event at 6:30 pm: Where to watch and what to expect

At todays' event, OnePlus will launch the Nord 4, Buds 3 Pro, Watch 2r, and Pad 2. Among these, the smartphone and tablet will debut with its first wave of AI features - confirmed the company

OnePlus 'Summer Launch' event at 6:30 pm: Where to watch and what to expect
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 1:56 PM IST

Apple releases iOS 18 public beta: What is new, eligible iPhones, and more

iOS 18 public beta offers early preview of upcoming apps, features, and technologies. However, it is not a general release and could have bugs and inconsistencies in the system

Apple releases iOS 18 public beta: What is new, eligible iPhones, and more
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 1:08 PM IST

Apple introduces HomePod mini in midnight colour: Price, features, more

Priced at Rs 10,990, the HomePod mini in midnight is available for pre-order, with sale set to commence from July 17

Apple introduces HomePod mini in midnight colour: Price, features, more
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 11:38 AM IST

AMD and IIT-B join hands to support semiconductor startups in India

The startups will work on devising ways to significantly reduce the energy consumption utilised by conventional neural networks

AMD and IIT-B join hands to support semiconductor startups in India
Updated On : 15 Jul 2024 | 5:48 PM IST