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      • Artificial Intelligence holds a potential to add USD 957 billion to the Indian Economy

        BUSINESS-STANDARD/ANI DEC-2018 While speaking at the AI & IoT India 2018 International Conference held in New Delhi recently, Mr. Ajay Prakash Sawhney, IAS, Secretary, Minstry of Electronics & IT said that India is expected to soon have data protection legislation and framework in place. According to him, data is a primary resource for anything to do with analytics, with machine learning and with artificial intelligence.

      • Facebook launches Digital Literacy Library in 6 Indian languages with lessons on digital safety

        INDIATODAY OCT-2018 Facebook recently launched a collection of lessons in Bengali, Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam to help train three lakh Indian in digital safety. The Digital Literacy Library was launched on Monday. We expect to train 3,00,000 people by end of 2018, and we will multiply these efforts in times to come," said Antigone Davis, Global Head for Safety, Facebook.

      • IIT-Kharagpur develops tech to filter fake news about disasters

        ECONOMICTIMES NOV-2018 Filtering out fake news about disasters on social media platforms such as WhatsApp, Twitter and Facebook is going to get simpler. The Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur has come up with a solution that uses artificial intelligence...