The Online Learning Platforms Used by Millennials

The Online Learning Platforms Used by Millennials

When you have very little time and monetary resources in hand but you have to gain skills to ace that job, you look for online courses. To make life easier for millennials there various online platforms to learn and acquire skills. One such platform is the government-run feature NPTEL. What is it? The National Programme on Technology Enhanced Learning (NPTEL) is an online platform that offers free courses to brush up on topics like analog…

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Google India’s Summer Educational Pragramme

Google India’s Summer Educational Pragramme

Summer vacations are the ideal time to master a new skill and keeping this in mind Google India has launched a new summer educational programme. What is it? Tech giant Google has launched a new educational programme for children and parents for the summer vacations. This special initiative part of the “#SummerWithGoogle”  scheme of Google is primarily  aimed at the Indian kids. Hence, it’s crafted by Google’s India branch, Google India. Who is it for? The…

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The Best AI Courses Available Online! Free!

The Best AI Courses Available Online! Free!

Artificial Intelligence (AI) is the new age mantra of this cutting-edge technological world. Hence having a  basic idea of AI has become of paramount importance. For this, you don’t need to partake in a full flung university course. You can learn the basics of Artificial Intelligence through these free online courses.  AI with Google  The material is slowly being added but it already contains a Machine Learning with TensorFlow (Google’s machine learning library) crash course….

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Learn Artificial Intelligence Through These Online Courses

Learn Artificial Intelligence Through These Online Courses

Artificial Intelligence is the guiding star of this era. From technology to large-scale productions everything is controlled by AI these days and is it gains momentum, it has become essential to learn it. So here we are preparing you for the long haul with the right guidance on how to acquire knowledge about AI. Here are  5 free e-learning courses on Artificial Intelligence: 1. UC Berkeley CS188 Intro to AI What is it? Get started…

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Google Names Android N Version ‘Nougat’

Google Names Android N Version ‘Nougat’

Google on Thursday announced ‘Nougat’ as the name for the upcoming Android version ‘Android N’, continuing the dessert-themed names for the operating system. ‘Nougat’ refers to the family of sweets made from honey, nuts and egg white This was the first time that the company crowd-sourced the name of the mobile operating system. Source: Inshorts

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Google Launches New Education Tools

Google Launches New Education Tools

Google showcased new tools to improve the experience of teachers and students.  The company launched Cast for Education app, Quizzes in Google Forms and much more for classrooms. The Cast for education Chrome app lets student and teachers turn the main computer, which is connected to a projector, into a main Cast destination. The search giant also introduced the Expeditions app.  Teachers can download the app on a set of devices and choose over 200…

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Tech Makes Its Pitch to the Education Community

Tech Makes Its Pitch to the Education Community

For years, Apple and Dell battled over sales to students and schools. Apple was arguably the first tech company to make significant sales to the education market (not including those IBM and Hewlett-Packard mainframes used in engineering departments), thanks to computers that were far easier to use than early Windows PCs. But as Apple stumbled in the 1990s and Windows improved, Dell’s Windows PCs grabbed a significant share.  Now those old rivals have plenty of…

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WiFi at 400 Railway Stations by 2017

WiFi at 400 Railway Stations by 2017

Work on providing WiFi at 400 railway stations across the country will be completed by next year, Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu said on Friday. “We are tying up with Google for providing WiFi at 400 railways stations across the country,” he said. As per Google, the WiFi will have the fastest speed in the world among public WiFis, he added. Further, Railways has also partnered with operators other than Google to provide WiFi under the…

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Apollo Ties Up With Google Health Card In India

Apollo Ties Up With Google Health Card In India

Apollo Hospitals has entered into a tie-up with Google in providing health information as part of the search engine’s launch of Health Card in India. Health Card, introduced in the US last year, provides a person with basic information about a disease on the Google search engine presented in a layman’s terms – like its prevalence, symptoms and diagnosis. Joint Managing Director Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited Sangita Reddy said that Apollo had compiled comprehensive information…

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Google Launches Free Wi-Fi At 9 Railway Stations

Google Launches Free Wi-Fi At 9 Railway Stations

Google’s proposed free Wi-Fi service for railway stations in India is now available at 10 stations across the country.  Google launched the service earlier in the year with Mumbai central station. After Mumbai Central, Google has launched its free high-speed public Wi-Fi service at nine more Indian railway stations: Pune Bhubaneshwar Bhopal Ranchi Raipur Vijayawada Kacheguda (Hyderabad) Ernakulam (Kochi) Visakhapatnam. Google claims that the Wi-Fi is fast enough to allow streaming of HD videos.  Further,…

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