Nvidia’s latest AI software turns rough doodles into realistic landscapes

AI is going to be huge for artists, and the latest demonstration comes from Nvidia, which has built prototype software that turns doodles into realistic landscapes. Using a type of…

Startups focus on staff’s emotional wellbeing, outsource counselling

BENGALURU: Ramesh has been working with an IT firm for four years, putting in more than 12 hours each day on an average to cope with the increasing…

Gegadyne Energy’s battery technology can dash-charge electric vehicles in 15 minutes

We are sure you’ve heard this before, and we’ll tell you why. Rising fuel prices and increasing environmental hazards associated with petrol and diesel vehicles have led to…

Smart security gadgets could outsell professional systems 2 to 1

Lots of folks consider getting a professionally-monitored home security system to protect their house — but consider this: A new study from Parks Associates found that twice as many consumers…

View: Draft e-commerce policy will wreak havoc on Indian startups

On March 4, the US government announced that India would no longer be entitled to benefits under the Generalised System of Preferences programme, which allowed many Indian goods…

‘Disruption should be in technology and not in our core values’ – 55 quotes from Indian startup journeys

Launched in 2014, StoryBites is a weekly feature from YourStory, featuring notable quotable quotes in our articles of this past week (see the previous post here). Share these 55 gems and…

Attractiveness sells: China’s startups want `Good-Looking’ tech workers

A year ago, China’s largest technology companies were lambasted for posting job ads seeking male employees by using “good-looking” female workers to try to lure coders. The giants…

NINE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY MISSIONS ACROSS INDIA SET BY A NEW PM ADVISORY PANEL

A high-powered advisory panel formed by the Modi government has identified nine national missions, including applications of artificial intelligence, that aim to address major scientific challenges to ensure…

Gadget Daddy: Adjusting to a new microwave – reprogramming the user

Even Gadget Daddy has some old technology around the house. But today, there is one less piece of it. Specifically, it was a Sharp microwave oven, purchased on…

Relief for startups caught in angel tax imbroglio, DPIIT, CBDT hold discussions on demands

NEW DELHI: India’s tax officials will take into account the new policy framework for startupsthat was announced on February 19 and not press ahead with showcause notices that have already been issued, providing…