Indian Ministry of Ports, Shipping and Waterways Launches Performance Monitoring Dashboard
The dashboard incorporates data visualisation and real-time monitoring to improve communication and foster data-driven decisions. It will be integrated with CCTV camera input, live drone streaming, and an AI-based algorithm.
India Boosts R&D Activities in Deep Tech Domains
The Unique Identification Authority of India and the Society for Electronic Transactions and Security have signed an agreement to collaborate in areas like cybersecurity, IoT security, mobile device security, financial network slice security and hardware security.
Indian Research Institute Establishes Experiential Technology Innovation Centre
Per the agreement, IIM Madras will explore applications of extended reality technologies in steel manufacturing and will establish an Extended Reality Centre that showcases the latest innovations in augmented, virtual and mixed reality.
AI Could Contribute US$15.7 Trillion to Global Economy by 2030
India believes that democratising AI technology is inevitable and that the technology will drive socio-economic growth and can offer efficient solutions to issues in various areas, but its application needs to be responsible, transparent, and fair.
Goa, India Unveils AI-Based Traffic Management System
The AI-powered traffic management system detects traffic violations, captures real-time photographs, and issues e-tickets automatically to violators. It aims to enhance traffic monitoring and security while reducing human errors and corruption.
India Launches Electronic Systems Degree
The programme aims to meet the growing demand for skilled graduates in the electronics and embedded manufacturing sector. The course will be taught online, with in-person exams. There is no limit on the number of seats available.
India: Two-Factor Authentication for Aadhaar-Based Fingerprint Authentication
India has implemented a new two-factor authentication security mechanism for Aadhaar-based fingerprint authentication. The AI/ML-powered system uses a combination of finger minutia and finger image to enhance the liveness check of captured fingerprints, improving security and preventing fraudulent attempts.
Indian Research Institute Develops IoT Sensor-Based Products
The Centre for Materials for Electronic Technology’s CoE in Intelligent IoT Sensors has developed a smart digital thermometer, an IoT-enabled environmental monitoring system, and a multichannel data acquisition system.
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras to Develop Novel TB Diagnostic Tech
The urine-based tuberculosis screening and diagnostic product is projected to surpass the speed and affordability of existing point-of-care diagnostic kits by using a plasmonic fibre optic absorbance biosensor tech for the product.
Singapore, India Link National Real-Time Digital Payment Facilities
The PayNow-UPI linkage is the first-ever real-time payment system to use a scalable cloud-based infrastructure to handle future increases in remittance traffic and is also the first linkage to have a non-bank financial institution as a participant.