Robot-guided Tour of WWII Museum in Singapore
Changi Chapel and Museum serves as a proof-of-concept for Temi, a robot that has been programmed and trained to be a tour guide for the museum depicting life as a WWII POW.
India’s Open Network for Digital Commerce to be Beta-Tested
The government has announced that the open public digital infrastructure framework entity Open Network for Digital Commerce will start beta-testing the network with public users in limited areas.
CSIRO Scientists Leads Study to Develop Lifesaving Tech
Scientists from CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, have led a study to develop a machine learning tool which provides an early warning to medical professionals of a patient’s deteriorating condition.
Military Health Tech Reform in the U.S.
Through its Defense Health Agency, the U.S. Department of Defense is streamlining health technology for recipients as part of its modification to provide care that satisfies the needs of the digital natives’ generation.
Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam to Formulate Data Management Strategy
Based on a recent survey and assessment of the current status of data and data usage needs of local state regulators, the city’s strategy will focus on urban planning, citizens’ information, and economic and financial development.
Digital Scientific Resources in the Philippines
The expansion of the Philippines’ digital collections of resources geared toward the scientific community will be spearheaded by the Department of Science and Technology’s Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI).
India To create AI/ML Enabled Portal for Pensioners
The Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare is working on an Integrated Pensioners Portal, linking the Bhavishya portal and the pension portals of various banks. It will also develop a chatbot.
Thailand to Strengthen Digital Development Policy
Thailand has experienced a significant change due to digitisation which presents both opportunities and difficulties. The country understands that to reap benefits, it must be able to develop its digital policy and framework.
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras Develops Advanced Boxing Analytics Software
Smartboxer, an analytics platform, will offer a competitive edge to Indian athletes by providing feedback and performance assessments using IoT-enabled wearable sensors and video cameras.