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Scientists have developed a new artificial intelligence system that can decode the human mind, and interpret what a person is seeing by analysing brain scans. The advance could aid efforts to improve artificial intelligence (AI) and lead to new insights into brain function. Critical to the research is a type …

Ather Energy, a startup developing electric scooters and backed by Hero Corp, is planning to invest close to $10 million in its manufacturing facility, the company founder and CEO Tarun Mehta told TOI. The homegrown company is aiming to open bookings for its first electric scooters in India by early …

On average, biotherapeutic products cost 20 times more than their pharmaceutical counterparts When 30-year-old HR professional Rekha Verma (name changed) was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012, she couldn’t afford ‘wonder drug’ trastuzumab. She prayed that surgery, chemotherapy, and radiotherapy would be enough. They weren’t. Last month, she relapsed and …

Bitcoin surged to a record high of more than $6,000 on Friday, pushing its market capitalization to $100 billion at one point, as investors continued to bet on an asset that has a limited supply and has paved the way for a whole slew of crypto-currencies. The original virtual currency …

Paperboy, the cloud-based language-agnostic platform available on Apple’s App Store and Google’s Play store which enables people to read newspaper and magazines on a single platform while on the move is going to explore the US, UAE and UK markets with tie-ups with local media outlets. Speaking to ET, 20-year …

As the Indian government strives to make flying affordable for the masses with its regional connectivity scheme, aircraft charter companies are charting a similar flight path as aggregators — much like Ola and Uber — and offering fares that are up to 50% cheaper. As an aggregator, a company would …

In December 2016 when the Union government announced the winners of Digital India Awards -which recognise the state government departments and urban local bodies for adopting best information and communication technology (ICT) practices -India’s IT capital figured nowhere in the list. Reason: the city municipal corporation did not compete. Bigger …

The Zerocoin Electric Coin Company and J.P. Morgan today announced the integration, and the initial release of, zero-knowledge security layer technology on Quorum, J.P. Morgan’s enterprise, smart contract blockchain platform. The combination further unlocks the potential of blockchain technology for enterprise use cases. “The momentum that is growing behind enterprise …

Reserve Bank of India appears to be preparing a policy on cryptocurrency, a virtual money used as a medium of exchange in many countries including India but is not legalised here. Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin use cryptography to secure transactions. RBI Deputy Governor NS Vishwanathan said that the policy was in …

By Kannan Sivasubramanian, Co-CEO, Aranca Despite their growing popularity, the anonymous nature of cryptocurrencies and their increased use in nefarious activities such as money laundering and funding terrorist activities have brought cryptocurrencies under the scrutiny of global regulatory authorities and governments. Capital market authorities have also come to regard Initial …