Featured article by Krish Kupathil, founder and CEO of Mobiliya
Artificial intelligence (AI) has been regarded as the stuff of science-fiction movies. From self-driving cars to image classification and face recognition, AI has transformed machines into self-thinkers, replete with human-like intelligence and reasoning. Deep learning, a subset of AI, has allowed for several practical applications of AI in our daily lives. Gaming has been one of the foremost areas where deep learning has made a huge impact: 2016 saw the defeat of South Korean Go master Lee Sedol by Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo program. Deep learning even promises to transform global businesses. It has already made a promising start in solving complex business needs and problems, which were otherwise beyond human capabilities. According to a Forrester research report, investment in AI will increase by 300 percent in 2017, a sign of things to come. Continue reading “Deep Learning and the Future of Business”
The last 15 years have seen a phenomenal change in the way we work, communicate, shop, explore and generally go about our everyday lives. And the technological transformation is far from over. The same technology that gave us the Googles, Facebooks, innumerable mobile apps and cloud platforms of the world is now set to save human lives. Continue reading “Fix It Faster, Save Lives: Augmented Reality for Medical Equipment”
If you are a medical student, chances are your days are filled with reams of printed data explaining the fundamentals of surgery procedures or human anatomy and reliance on imagination or visualization skills to get the perfect understanding. However, what if instead of learning from a simple graphic of the human brain, students could actually see a 3-D form of the human brain that literally shows how the brain processes information and even walk around it to see bits of data flowing through the brain? Continue reading “Augmented Reality Set to Revolutionize Global Medical Education Methodologies”
Last week, we asked you to vote for your favourite techies. The voting process is over and the response has been amazing. We had profiled techies from various fields and demographics who went on to achieve different things in life. It was very difficult for us to choose one techie from the list of over 40 we had profiled this year. But, based on the votes received, we bring you the top three techies who were close to the hearts of our readers and also three stories handpicked by our editors. Continue reading “Feature (YourStory.com): [Techie Tuesdays] Your favourite Indian techies of 2015, voted by you”
A startling revelation by the Unified District Information System for Education once again showed the shambles in which the Indian education is. Maharashtra, as an example, has a whopping one lakh teachers with the highest qualification of just Class X. If this is the condition in what is regarded by some as the most developed State in the country, one shudders to think how it is in the less developed and remote areas of the country. Continue reading “Article (YourStory.com) – Teachers, tablets and technology: what India’s education truly needs”
In the last five years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has been a topic of great discussion, speculation, prediction and a lot of hype. The IoT market consistently grew in 2015 and 2016 and is expected to continue its growth through 2020. While the research firm Gartner has a conservative estimate projecting a growth of 20.8 billion connected by 2020, Cisco’s estimate posts a figure at a whopping 50 billion with the scope of connections including tires, roads, supermarket shelves and even cattle. Continue reading “Top 5 Capabilities that IoT Providers Can’t Do Without”
If you are a school principal, CIO of a K12 educational network, or part of the school’s governing body, taking your school online has probably given you more sleepless nights than most other issues.
Continue reading “Taking Your School Online? The Top 3 Things That Chief Information Officers Should Consider”
What if your office could talk to you?
Imagine an office that could help you remember all the things that you needed to do during the day or week, highlighted the important client meetings happening mid-week or even notified you of an important conference call. Continue reading “Article (CMSWire.com) – The IoT is Revolutionizing Your Workplace”
DUBLIN, IRELAND–(Marketwired – Mar 8, 2016) – At GESS 2016, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between Sharp Middle East and U.S.-based Mobiliya. The MOU will enable both companies the means to offer world class solutions to teachers, students and parents in schools and universities.
Educational institutions who install Sharp’s intelligent touch boards or digital display monitors, can benefit from Mobiliya’s Edvelop — a comprehensive digital classroom learning platform, available for educators, Continue reading “Press Release (Yahoo Finance): Sharp Middle East Partners With Mobiliya to Offer a Comprehensive End-to-End Solution to Educational Institutions”