Uncanny Vision wins RAISE (Responsible AI for Social Empowerment) 2020 award from Govt of India

Uncanny Vision wins RAISE (Responsible AI for Social Empowerment) 2020 award from Govt of India

Uncanny Vision has been selected by Govt of India (Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology and NITI Aayog) as one of the top 15 companies to use Artificial Intelligence for improving society. In the last four years, Uncanny Vision has developed advanced AI technologies that are deployed in the field and being scaled now.

IIT-Kanpur created an ICU-grade ventilator, costing less than half of the imported ones

Keeping in sight the high number of COVID-19 patients in the country who need ventilator services, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Kanpur has developed a ventilator, which is significantly cheaper than the ones available in the market. A startup formed at IIT Kanpur, has created a top-notch quality ventilator in just 2-3 months with indigenous technology and equipment. Imported ventilators are sold at a price of 10-12 lakhs but this new ventilator model is available at 2.5 to 3 lakhs.

Filecoin Launch Finally Brings $200M ICO to Fruition

Filecoin is a system from Protocol Labs meant to be both a decentralized file storage and content distribution network in one. The Filecoin team wrote in a post announcing the transition the block number for mainnet launch signifies “prosperity for life” in Chinese, chosen “to honor the epic contribution by our Chinese mining community to Filecoin’s long-term success.”

Filecoin Fervor Gaining Momentum in China as Mainnet Nears Launch

Filecoin touts itself as a decentralized data retrieval and storage network designed to ‘store humanity’s most important information.’ The Protocol Labs-developed crypto project is finally poised to launch on mainnet three years after its $200 million ICO.

Blockstack Releases Bitcoin Earning Model for Stacks 2.0

Today, Blockstack released its earnings model, taking a step closer to version 2.0 of the Stacks blockchain network, which will introduce the proof-of-transfer (PoX) consensus algorithm.

Startups That Won India’s AI Solution Challenge At RAISE 2020

On the second day of RAISE 2020 — a five-day virtual summit on the Responsible AI for Social Empowerment, organised by MeitY — Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the winners of AatmaNirbhar Bharat AI Start-up Pitch Fest.

Desi app launches ‘Chingari Multiplex’ with Amitabh movies

New Delhi: Wishing megastar Amitabh Bachchan a very happy birthday, short-video sharing platform Chingari on Saturday announced it has partnered with NH Studioz to launch ‘Chingari Multiplex which will begin its innings by showing blockbuster Amitabh films.

Startup Street: Clensta’s waterless hygiene products and philanthropy trends in India

With the world grappling with coronavirus, the need for products that ensure perfect hygiene is critical. Founded in 2016, Clensta claims to provide innovative solutions for day-to-day health and hygiene-related problems by reducing the dependence on water.

Startup Street: Agnikul Cosmos partners with Alaska Aerospace to test launch its Agnibaan

Chennai based AgniKul Cosmos has partnered with Alaska Aerospace Corporation to test launch its Agnibaan launch vehicle from the Pacific Spaceport Complex, Alaska on Kodiak Island in the United States. The vision is to provide a rapid, agile and low-cost access to space.

Service Is Key For Success To Ensure Seamless After-Sales Service Support: Harshit Rathore, Nocca Robotics

Nocca Robotics primarily began as a company to develop innovative solutions that address real-world problems. Nocca originally designed products such as the Noccarc S200 and Noccarc A600, both being the waterless solar panel cleaning robots for large scale solar power plants.