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Face B Instagram Messenger outage caused anxiety for Users

Some users complained that they could not log into their Facebook accounts. Instagram and Messenger users also faced similar problems. Some also complained that the News Feed was not refreshing at all.   According to downdetector.com, Facebook went down around 10pm IST. The global outage however started somewhere around 9:38pm. The live map showed Facebook Read More…

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AI bound Virtual assistants to increase to 25% by 2021 : Gartner Reports

According to a report by Gartner, Inc, the contact centre was the pilot and testing ground for many adopters of virtual assistants (VAs), but with the democratisation of artificial intelligence (AI) and the development of accurate and clever conversational user interfaces (UIs), different types of VA have arisen: virtual personal assistants (VPAs), virtual customer assistants Read More…

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BSNL board on Feb 15 to decide on major recommendations of expert committee

BSNL’s board, which is meeting in New Delhi on February 15, is expected to discuss recommendations made by an expert committee, highly-placed sources reveals   The state-owned telecom services provider Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) is mulling over a massive reduction in its workforce to the tune of 54,451 workers by reducing the retirement age Read More…

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BJP led Parliamentary panel wants to only question Jack Dorsey over Twitter bias towards Right wing ideology

Twitter India officials came to meet the panel. It was lead by Twitter India chief Mahima Kaul. However, the Parliamentary panel which is looking at the alleged bias shown by the social media platform refused to meet any of the Indian officials.   The panel lead by BJP MP Anurag Thakur is looking to interview Read More…

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US to thrust focus R&D on 5G, AI , Quantum Computing

The White House will take “executive action” in the coming weeks to make sure the United States keeps its research and development advantage in artificial intelligence, advanced manufacturing, quantum computing and next generation wireless networks, known as 5G, a White House official said on Wednesday.   President Donald Trump discussed investing in what he called Read More…

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Indian Communication Satellite, GSAT-31 launched from the Spaceport in French Guiana

India’s latest communication satellite, GSAT-31 was successfully launched from the Spaceport in French Guiana in the early hours of Wednesday.   The launch vehicle Ariane 5 VA-247 lifted off from Kourou Launch Base, French Guiana at 2:31 am (IST) carrying India’s GSAT-31 and Saudi Geostationary Satellite 1/Hellas Sat 4 satellites, as scheduled.   After a Read More…