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Machine learning shapes microwaves for a computer’s eyes

Engineers from Duke University and the Institut de Physique de Nice in France have developed a new method to identify objects using microwaves that improves accuracy while reducing the associated computing time and power requirements. The system could provide a boost to object identification and speed in fields where both are critical, such as autonomous vehicles, security screening and motion ... Read More »

IIIT Hyderabad: Course introduced on ‘Foundations for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning’

The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) has launched a programme on artificial intelligence and machine learning. The International Institute of Information Technology, Hyderabad (IIIT-H) has launched a programme on artificial intelligence and machine learning. The course, Foundations for Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning was launched on Tuesday. PJ Narayanan, III-H director said, “Every corporate, every company is investing very heavily ... Read More »

Himachal Pradesh beats Kerala in learning outcomes: ASER

Furthermore, at national level the achievement is 15.3 per cent, whereas it is 44 per cent in case of Himachal Pradesh and the state ranked fifth in the country. Himachal Pradesh beats Kerala in learning outcomes: ASER RELATED STORIES Delhi Nursery admissions: High Court stays government notification, minority schools are entitled to admit students Kerala University launches massive online open ... Read More »

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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 »

Javadekar emphasises on learning outcome assessment in primary schools

“Necessary amendments are being introduced to decide the parameters for learning outcome evaluation for primary school students,” said Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar. In picture, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar (File Photo) RELATED STORIES SSC CGL Tier 1 2016: Results declared at ssc.nic.in Dr MC Saxena Medical College to pay Rs 25 lakh each to 150 students: Allahabad High Court ... Read More »

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The central government will conduct student learning outcome assessment in various schools every year to improve educational quality in schools, said Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar. Delivering the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Lecture at Vedavyasa Vidyalayam Senior Secondary School in Kozhikode, the minister said that in the learning outcome assessment, the government would assess every three per cent of ... Read More »

How education startups are making learning more fun

Taslima Khan and J Vignesh Let’s say after a game on his mobile phone a 12-year-old boy has been able to master a little more of Calculus, or an impatient girl in fourth standard plugs into a tablet to know more about the ‘bite marks’ on Pluto, they wouldn’t necessarily be representative of a distant future. Education-technology startups over the ... Read More »

Google partners with Movidius to bring machine learning to future mobile devices

A new partnership between Google and chip maker Movidius could change the way your phone looks at the world. According to Movidius, Google will be licensing Movidius’ latest flagship chip, the MA2450, along with the accompanying software stack. The chip has 12 cores, and is able to perform low power, advanced computer vision processing. One possible use for this could be Google’s ... Read More »