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Explaining AI’s Role in Checking Fake News Ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha Elections

Artificial intelligence is no longer a myth, with pretty much every person and company associated with some form of technology claiming to use it in order to innovate their products. However, beyond all the gimmicky marketing material, lie the highly effective range of applications of artificial intelligence and machine learning, and their myriad tools. Fields […]

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NASA Calls India’s Satellite Destruction ‘Terrible Thing’, Says Space Debris Endangered ISS Astronauts

NASA head Jim Bridenstine said the anti-satellite test created 400 pieces of space debris, some as big as 10 cm, increasing risk of collision with the International Space Station. AFP Updated:April 2, 2019, 7:15 AM IST The US military tracks objects in space to predict the collision risk for the ISS and for satellites. (Representative […]

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Not Just Congress, Facebook Also Removes Accounts and Pages Linked to BJP, Pakistan Military

New Delhi/Islamabad: Facebook has removed 712 accounts and 390 pages in India and Pakistan because of “inauthentic behaviour” and spamming, it said on Monday, much of it linked to the Congress party days before elections and Pakistan’s military. Facebook has faced increasing pressure from authorities around the world to ensure its platform is not abused […]