Akshaya Asokan
Akshaya Asokan
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Akshaya Asokan works as a Technology Journalist at Analytics India Magazine. She has previously worked with IDG Media and The New Indian Express. When not writing, she can be seen either reading or staring at a flower.

Behind The Code: How This Developer Learned To Model A Neural Network Using MS Excel

Statistics as a subject for mastering artificial intelligence and machine learning is not that popular among emerging tech enthusiasts, despite it being one of the core components of the field. However, statistics students, who have enhanced their skills have proven…

VTU Launches New BTech Course In AI & ML, Says Graduates Will Be In High Demand

Visvesvaraya Technological University (VTU) will soon introduce a new course on artificial intelligence and machine learning from this academic year. The decision to introduce Bachelors in Engineering and AI and ML was taken during its executive council where the body…

Israeli Defence Giant Rafael Leverages AI for Target Identification

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd, a leading Israel-based defense technology company has unveiled its new  Automatic Target Recognition (ATR) capability for its SPICE-250, a GPS-guided air-droppable unguided bombs. Based on autonomous electro-optic Scene-Matching Algorithms, the missiles are capable of moving-Target-Detection…

Behind The Code: IIT Delhi Alum Puneet Agarwal Is On A Mission To Humanize AI

When Puneet Agarwal graduated from IIT Delhi in 2008, the term machine learning (ML) or artificial intelligence (AI) was not known to many. It was long before ML and AI became industry buzzwords. In fact, IIT Delhi, which presently boasts…

A Day In The Life Of: A Data Science Senior Who Found The Right Platform To Grow With State Bank Of India Mutual Fund

The popular notion among a large segment of the population can be that a public service job is an arm-chair job. However, the job of a data analyst is sector agnostic and hectic in spite of it being a public…

Microsoft’s New AI Lab To Provide Hands-On Training In AI To 1.5 Lakh Students

Microsoft will soon launch its new AI labs through which the tech giant aims to train as many as 1.5 lakh students across higher educational institutes in the country, the company said announcing its decision on Thursday. As part of…

Mumbai Professor Wins Microsoft’s AI For Earth Grant To Build New AI System To Detect TB Outbreak

Application of artificial intelligence and machine learning in the medical field is something that has picked up a lot of steam in the last few years. From disease prediction to brain mapping, deploying models to decipher complex medical data has…

How Delhi-Based CivilCops Is Using Conversational AI To Enable Smart Governance

With the rise in smartphone usage and increased internet-access, technology has significantly affected how the governments work. Giving further impetus to this growth is the advancements in the field of emerging technologies artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) by…

Deep Dive: Hike Is On A Mission To Up Keyboard-less Messaging With AI & ML

Image source: www.instagram.com/Hikeapp When Hike was established in 2012, this homegrown messaging app was among the first Indian companies to venture into the field of instant messaging and their competition included big names like WhatsApp, Facebook Messenger and other services.…

Top 5 Recently Open Sourced Framework For Developers

Over the last couple of years, tech giants have been open sourcing their projects so that both the companies, as well as the developer community can benefit from the same. According to a recent survey, nearly 53% of the companies…

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