Singapore-based AI company TAIGER extends global reach with new offices in Dubai and Hong Kon

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Artificial Intelligence company, TAIGER, announces today the opening of two new offices in Dubai and Hong Kong. Following successes in Singapore, this move is a strategic step to offer organizations information processing and knowledge representation AI to improve and optimize whole of organization work processes globally. TAIGER's AI solutions applies advanced semantic and human-reasoning, along with machine learning and natural language processing to deliver an unrivalled accuracy of 90% and above in 3 key enterprise work processes – information extraction, virtual assistance and enterprise search. These cities were chosen after successful operations in finance, government, legal, hospitality and healthcare industries and expansion with a specialized team in consultative sales and technical support will allow for higher focus and closer relationships with existing and potential clients and partners. Positioned as one of the fastest growing start-ups in Singapore, this expansion follows TAIGER's largest funding round with a Series B totaling USD 25 Million.


5 Non-Traditional Ways Of Hiring Data Scientists In India

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Despite a lot of opportunities that various industries have for data science positions, talent recruitment has become one of the most daunting tasks to recruit the right talent. For instance, hiring for data science roles cannot be done without understanding the skills, tools and technical knowledge that they actually pose. Some of the basic requirements by data scientists are a thorough understanding of tools such as Excel, Tableau, Python, Java or Scala, Big Data knowledge from platforms like Hadoop or Spark. It also requires the candidate to be able to take responsibilities such as data acquisition, collection, data cleaning, and more. Not just the theoretical but practical understanding of the tools and to be able to build solutions and real use cases matter the most.


Razorfish analyses Big Data and creates profitable customer experiences

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Razorfish Inc. is one of the largest interactive marketing agencies in the world; it is part of Publicis Groupe. The agency provides different types of services, web development, planning and media buying, advertising using all kinds of media, including mobile, and emerging media, social marketing activities, etc.; as well as studies and analyzes of the impact of communication programs. Razorfish has more than 2,000 employees worldwide, with offices in the United States in New York, Chicago, Seattle, San Francisco, Philadelphia, Portland, Los Angeles, Atlanta, and Austin. In 2005-2007, it operates internationally through acquisitions in London, Paris, Sydney, Hong Kong, Shanghai, Beijing, Berlin, Frankfurt, Singapore and a joint venture in Tokyo. It is therefore a global digital agency that offers a complete package of services.


Using drones, AI and big data, India to draw up digital map with 10 cms resolution India News - Times of India

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BENGALURU: India has initiated a project to digitally map the country with a resolution of 10 centimetres, using drones and technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and big data, a senior government official said on Monday. The herculean task was taken up by the Survey of India, part of the Department of Science and Technology, a few months ago and is planned to be completed in two years, the department's secretary, Prof Ashutosh Sharma said. "...now we are equipping them (Survey of India) with the latest technologies like drones, Artificial Intelligence, big data analytics, image processing and continuously operated reference system", he told reporters on the sidelines of an event here. Once the project is completed, the data will be available to citizens and to Gram Panchayats and local bodies, empowering them to use it in decision making and planning process. The survey is currently in progress in Karnataka, Haryana, Maharashtra and the Ganga basin.


Using drones, AI and big data, India to draw up digital map with 10 cms resolution

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India has initiated a project to digitally map the country with a resolution of 10 centimetres, using drones and technologies such as Artificial Intelligence and big data, a senior government official said on Monday. The herculean task was taken up by the Survey of India, part of the Department of Science and Technology, a few months ago and is planned to be completed in two years, the department's secretary, Prof Ashutosh Sharma said. "Now, we are equipping them [Survey of India] with the latest technologies like drones, artificial intelligence, big data analytics, image processing and continuously operated reference system," he told reporters on the sidelines of an event. Once the project is completed, the data will be available to citizens and to gram panchayats and local bodies, empowering them to use it in decision making and planning process. The survey is currently in progress in Karnataka, Haryana, Maharashtra and the Ganga basin.