Artificial Intelligence

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Topic in News :- AI- based Mandarin translation devices for Army (THE HINDU)

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  • It is an offline hand-held language translation system which works based on AI.
  • It is bidirectional with a range of 5-10 feet and gives converts Mandarin to English
  • Defence Minister unveils 75 AI-based products & technology at defence symposium.

 

What is Artificial Intelligence? The Hindu Analysis

  • Artificial intelligence (AI) is the branch of computer science concerned with making computers behave like humans. So that it could perform cognitive tasks like thinking, learning, problem solving, decision making etc
  •   Artificial intelligence (AI) is a technology that could mimic human intelligence.
  •   AI is being used today across different industries from finance to healthcare.
  • AI has evolved in ways that far exceed its original conception. With incredible advances made in data collection, processing and computation power.
  • AI’s capabilities have enhanced, that’s why its utility is growing in diverse fields.

 

Applications of Artificial Intelligence : The Hindu Analysis

  • In the E- Commerce sector, AI utilization enhances in different ways like Personalized Shopping, AI- powered assistants like chatbots.
  • Facial Recognition techniques devices like mobile, laptops & PCs.
  • Automobile manufacturing companies like Audi, Toyota and Tesla use AI’s to train computers to think and evolve like humans which will be applicable in driving vehicles in any environment and to detect objects to avoid accidents.
  • The AI system makes it easier for users by automatically detecting the number of lanes, road types and obstructions on the roads. Now AI is used by Uber and many logistics companies to enhance their operational efficiency, analyze road traffic, and optimize routes.  The Hindu Analysis
  • In personalized learning AI technology can be used to monitor students’ data thoroughly,  lesson plans, reminders, study guides, flash notes, revision, etc.
  • In the Agriculture sector also, Artificial Intelligence is used to identify defects and nutrient deficiencies in the soil. This is be done by using computer vision, robotics, and machine learning applications.

Artificial Intelligence (AI)startups private companies are : The Hindu Analysis

  •         Tata Elxsi
  •         Bosch
  •         Happiest Mind
  •         Zensar Technologies
  •         Oracle

Following initiative taken by Government of India in the field of Artificial Intelligence : The Hindu Analysis

  • The Ministry of Electronics and IT (MeitY) has initiated a programme titled FutureSkills PRIME in collaboration with NASSCOM, a B2C framework for re-skilling/ up-skilling IT professionals in 10 Emerging areas including Artificial Intelligence.
  • Published the National Strategy for Artificial Intelligence in June 2018 and also proposes to develop an ecosystem for the research and adoption of Artificial Intelligence i.e. #AI FOR ALL. The Hindu Analysis
  • Launched ‘National AI Portal’ which is a repository of Artificial Intelligence (AI) based initiatives in the country at a single place.
  • Government has initiated ‘Visvesvaraya PhD Scheme’ with an objective to enhance the number of PhDs in Electronics System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM) and IT/IT Enabled Services (IT/ITES) sectors in the country. The research areas under the scheme include Artificial Intelligence (covering 82 PhD fellows) and Machine Learning (covering 59 PhD fellows).
  • National Programme on Responsible Use of AI for Youth: With the objective to empower the youth to become AI ready and help reduce the skill gap, the government along with Industry partners has started this initiative to promote AI awareness among Government school going children.
  • GoI has also joined the league of leading economies like USA, UK, EU, Australia, Canada, etc as a founding member of the Global Partnership on Artificial Intelligence (GPAI). The Hindu Analysis
  • Government organized Responsible AI for Social Empowerment (RAISE) in 2020, a first-of-its-kind global meeting of minds on Artificial Intelligence to drive India’s vision and roadmap for social transformation, inclusion and empowerment through responsible AI.

 

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