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  • How AI Will Change The Way We Work

    AI outperforming humans is something which is discussed every often. Experts feel we are about 45 years away from the day when AI will be able to do every task that humans are capable of. There are others who believe this will happen even more rapidly. What is lacking is a discussion around maneuvering the […]

    November 28, 2021

  • Elderly Care In For A Overhaul with AI

    Caregiving as we know it now is already changing as you read this blog. The rich and the savvy are making use of what is known as ‘age tech’ to monitor the elderly with homecare solutions, nursing, and assisted living. While AI may be helping in making elderly care more manageable there are questions raised […]

    November 21, 2021

  • Spooky AI Spirits Are Here. Aye or Nay?

    Believers roam from one haunted location to another in search of the gone, namely spirits or ghosts but deep learning is making them a reality. An AI system called AI Spirits, engineered by MIT students Ziv Epstein and Matt Groh is capable of adding ghostly figures to your photos. All you have to do is […]

    November 14, 2021

  • Virtual Clothing Could Be Your Next Fashion Investment: Here’s How and Why?

    Customers are logging in to digital fashion stores and browsing digitally generated outfits which are customized (read photoshopped) to fit the users pictures or videos. These pictures or videos can then be used for online appearances of the users across social media platforms. Digital clothing is quite a departure from real clothing as in reality […]

    November 14, 2021

  • AI Helps Resurrect Picasso’s lost artwork, Controversy Ensues

    Last month, on display at the Deep AI Art Fair in London, was an artwork called ‘The Lonesome Crouching Nude’, lost for almost 118 years (since it was concealed) and recreated as a 3D print on Canvas. The nude portrait of a crouching woman, lay under the surface of what was a Pablo Picasso painting. […]

    November 6, 2021

  • Climate Insurance and AI

    Climate Intelligence sure will help salvage the losses to humankind but there are financial risks from climate disasters that one needs protection from. For such losses, insurance needs innovation. The challenge lies in the right assessment and pricing for these new financial risks. It is no surprise to learn that insurance coverage for such financial […]

    November 1, 2021

  • How Climate Intelligence Start-Ups Are Helping Save The Planet

    In our earlier blog posts we have written about How Covid has warranted a next-generation approach to nowcasting or instantaneous forecasting. But have you ever wondered how AI can help humans in tackling Climate Change which is a threat to the race. Almost all human activities today involve a certain level of carbon footprint whether […]

    October 29, 2021

  • Four Habits of Highly Effective Data Scientists

    Data Science entails many disciplines and good data scientists are likely to be adept at AI, ML, Data Mining, Deep Learning et al. But what are some of the habits that make a data scientist an effective one? Let’s find out!  Experimentation While things may be working well in a certain direction, it is a […]

    October 23, 2021

  • How AI helped in completion of Beethoven’s unfinished 10th symphony

    Music lovers can rejoice as Beethoven’s unfinished 10th symphony has finally seen the light of the day thanks to a brilliant semblance of Artificial Intelligence and human work. For the uninitiated, the legendary German composer Ludwig van Beethoven composed nine symphonies and shortly before his death in 1827, he had begun work on his tenth […]

    October 19, 2021

  • Delving Into The Wonder That is 3D Realism

    A couple of weeks ago, the release of Nike’s Air Shoe video made headlines. The shoe in question was not a real shoe but just a 3D AR object which would make the viewer believe it was a real shoe. London-based, M-XR Studio, company which made this video, makes 3D Realism a reality. What made […]

    October 17, 2021

  • The Story of Data with Kuntal Malia

    Searching through 1000s of options online or going to stores to find outfits you love is an endless process. StyleNook eliminates this process through a hyper-personalised recommendation service that makes it easy for women to find clothes that they love and fit them well. Arti Gupta and Kuntal Malia have created a unique shopping experience […]

    October 9, 2021

  • AI helps in identifying those at risk of Sleep Apnea

    In our last blogpost we discussed the potential role of AI in the study of sleep disorders. An AI project has found some factors that lead to Sleep Apnea in patients. Sleep Apnea is a sleep disorder which can be quite serious as it causes breathing to halt and start repeatedly in those with this […]

    October 7, 2021

  • The Story of Data with Yezdi Lashkari

    Flexmoney’s digital credit platform enables lenders to offer mass-market, ‘sachet-sized’ digital point of sale BNPL credit to its customers. We speak to Yezdi Lashkari, CEO of Flexmoney in a bid to get to know their inner workings with AI, and how AI is shaping the future of consumer lending. Your venture Flexmoney enables users to […]

    October 2, 2021

  • Potential role of AI in study of sleep disorders

    We have earlier explored how AI is boosting healthcare systems worldwide, especially in this age of the pandemic. The applications of AI in medicine know no bounds. Reports suggest when AI is coupled with other manner of health data, it can provide some valuable insights which can help healthcare providers treating sleep disorders, and it […]

    September 30, 2021

  • Three AI Tools For Content Creators

    The increasing use of AI has led to unprecedented advantages for content creators across the board. As new AI tools are created people such as journalists, content writers, bloggers, vloggers, scriptwriters, and many others doing similar work can benefit immensely from the new tech. Three tools which are already much loved by the creative content […]

    September 25, 2021

  • How FMCG businesses Leverage AI

    We got an overwhelming response to our last post and a lot of our readers were curious to know how FMCG companies are leveraging their business through AI. Taking a cue, in this post we talk about how FMCG companies are increasingly utilizing AI in their work, the ‘hows’ of it are equally interesting. Easily available big […]

    September 24, 2021

  • Five FMCG Companies Leveraging The Power of AI

    The Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry is always looking at maintaining profitability in a market which is very competitive when it comes to pricing. The industry moved to digital media, not as a result of innovation but in a bid to survive. Their next course is the use of Artificial Intelligence as AI steps […]

    September 15, 2021

  • Understanding How NLP and Text Mining Function To Further Businesses

    One may have come across  natural language processing (NLP) and Text Mining (also known as Text Analytics) as extremely complex systems left to be deciphered by the data scientists. In reality, these are quite simple though the use of technology to apply them may be complex. Text Mining blends the processes of NLP and machine […]

    September 2, 2021

  • Human Pose Estimation: The Tech That Enables Multiple AI Applications

    In our previous blog posts we have discussed how AI has been used in the Olympics and by Yoga practitioners. It gets one curious about the technology that enables such advanced facilitations. Human Pose Estimation, an application of Computer Vision is what enables these functions in a near accurate manner. PoseNet is a deep learning […]

    August 28, 2021

  • The Curious Case of AI The Copywriter

    The rise of AI as a copywriter has been made possible with natural language processing tools which create computer-generated writing. These tools are given various parameters on the basis of which they general content i.e. an ad copy, an ad copy for Instagram or a website, an ad for a newspaper and so on. It […]

    August 27, 2021

  • AI Makes Big Strides in Treatment of Dementia

    We are already in love with how AI is defining new standards in healthcare systems across the world, one discipline at a time. Enabled by machine learning and AI neuroimage analysis has been improvised which has further led to discoveries in biological pathways involved in dementia. Diagnosis in just a day As of today, diagnosing […]

    August 17, 2021

  • How AI wowed at Tokyo Olympics 2020

    If you, like us, were glued to your screens all through the Tokyo Olympics you may have experienced the same excitement at the free throw-shooting robot in the arena. The basketball playing Japanese robot, CUE, wowed us all with an impeccable half-court shot and was a showstopper despite the presence of all worthy human players […]

    August 12, 2021

  • AI can help you lose weight!

    AI can help you lose weight! Yes you read that right. We have previously discussed how AI takes wellness to a whole different level with AI-powered yoga mats, wellness gadgets, and more. But weight loss with the help of AI is a possibility too. Some people don’t gain weight at all while they eat all […]

    August 6, 2021

  • Spot the Bot! Ways to Identify You are Interacting With Bots

    Been in a fruitless loop of a conversation about your Cab complaint or a flight refund on a social media platform? Chances are you have been speaking to an AI powered bot employed by the respective cab service provider and airlines to help with some tasks which have the same or similar questions as well […]

    August 3, 2021

  • Life-Altering Wearable Tech Devices for Wellness and What They Are Capable Of

    In our last blog we discussed if Data from Wearable Tech Would Be The Next Big Thing in Healthcare and speaking about Apple Watch Series 6, we promised you a treat this week. We at IA are in love with the Apple Watch Series 6 and the tech it is backed by. Besides helping you […]

    July 31, 2021

  • Will Data from Wearable Tech Be The Next Big Thing in Healthcare?

    The pandemic has brought the focus back on health. If we were to talk about the key takeaways from the pandemic about data science it would be –  by tapping the potential of big data huge advancements in healthcare have been made possible. In our previous blog posts we have discussed about the role of […]

    July 28, 2021

  • Intelligent Yoga, AI-based instructors, and Intelligent Mats: Futuristic Yoga

    What is the first thing that occurs to you if we were to discuss wellness? Natural therapies, spas, pranic healing, and yoga come to us. What if we tell you AI-assisted Yoga will be the next big thing in wellness? Say hello to Zenia, a Belarus-based start-up  which helps make Yoga accessible to all. Zenia […]

    July 24, 2021

  • How can AI aid in expediting the Indian judicial processes?

    Justice delayed is justice denied. Artificial Intelligence, just as in other walks of life (luxury, health, fashion), when integrated with judicial decision-making can help increase the administrative efficiency of courts and expedite access to justice, thereby improving institutional efficiency in judicial systems across the world. The Indian judiciary adopted AI early on via the eCourts […]

    July 16, 2021

  • Five Steps To Develop An Effective AI Strategy

    We get a lot of queries about how to make AI an intrinsic part of the work culture. We feel that to achieve an overhaul that your business needs, it involves developing a solid strategy to get a competitive edge with smarter business decisions in your pocket. All you need is dedicated trained resources, and […]

    July 7, 2021

  • Can a data-backed approach change sports as we know it?

    Can a data-backed approach change sports as we know it?  Artificial Intelligence can be easily applied to anything that can be measured or calculated. Sports is no exception. The recent past has seen an increased use of AI in sports. With its growing impact and positive outcome when applied to the field, it won’t be […]

    June 26, 2021

  • How to reach data maturity

    Four stages of data maturity Have you ever wondered with so much data around us, when is it that we can actually say that our organization has achieved data excellence? With all the data we are surrounded by, there is still a dearth of clean and accurate data. An organization’s data maturity can be measured […]

    June 24, 2021

  • Integrating AI with Data

    As newer technology comes into effect it is often seen as a threat to what was ‘in vogue’ before. When the dotcom boom was happening in the late 90’s, it was often said that the print media, namely the newspapers would soon become extinct but that was not to be, and today, the two continue […]

    June 12, 2021

  • How Covid has warranted a next-generation approach to nowcasting

    Instantaneous forecasting can be a great tool for planning, decision-making, and saving lives, especially in the Covid era. Until now nowcasting has been immensely helpful in predicting the weather and managing traffic wherein instant decisions can be taken to plan evacuations or re-route respectively. Precipitation nowcasting, for example, is done using Machine Learning and it […]

    June 10, 2021

  • Are surveys reliable? The big truth from data collected via surveys and how AI can help?

    In the past, businesses often relied on surveys as a means to gather insight into how their customers behave and make decisions. To a large extent, this practice continues with some improvements such as advanced softwares which help develop and design surveys be it mobile surveys, online surveys, or plain old-fashioned paper surveys. Why does […]

    June 4, 2021

  • Impact of Covid-19 on how we use predictive data

    The demand supply chain has been rattled rather brutally thanks to Coronavirus. Businesses are on the road to recovery amid Covid-19 waves hitting every now and then. As lockdown-related restrictions begin to ease in certain cities, the big question remains its impact on demand and the preparedness of businesses, in the likelihood of more Covid-19 […]

    June 1, 2021

  • Growing Relevance of External Data

    For a long time, internal data has been used by companies and organizations to better their products and services. With the onset of the global pandemic, Covid-19, data as we knew it earlier, has been rendered futile. In the absence of help from existing and easily-accessible internal data, organizations had to look at external data […]

    May 27, 2021

  • AI is Boosting Airline Operations Too. Here’s How!

    AI is certainly helping the aviation industry become its better self by changing the way we travel as was discussed in our last blog. AI also plays a big role in the operations side of airlines. Let us have a peep into how AI is boosting airline operations. Analyzing Feedback When you are in the […]

    May 21, 2021

  • Four Ways in Which AI is Revolutionizing the Aviation Industry

    Across industries, multifaceted application of AI is being witnessed. Some broad uses of AI include Natural Language Processing, Image Recognition, Speech-to-Text, Recommendation Systems etc. We have previously written about AI in luxury watches, fashion retail, and fragrance industry. The aviation industry is also increasingly using smart technology to revolutionize the way we fly. In fact, […]

    May 20, 2021

  • CGI is taking wings and the future is here!

    Did you know that Shudu Gram, the first digital supermodel is the creation of fashion photographer Cameron-James Wilson. Shudu has 217k Instagram followers and though it is now known that she is a virtual model, for long instagrammers thought she was real. This is because Shudu was given a personality of her own. Those who […]

    May 17, 2021

  • Art is up AI’s alley. Will traditional artists be replaced?

    If you have been mesmerized by the great lighting touch-ups which apps like Adobe’s Photoshop or even your Google Photos gives to images clicked by you, there’s much more in the offing by AI. GANs (generative adversarial network) are being increasingly applied to art or art assistance and allied works such as Face Frontal View […]

    May 7, 2021

  • Five AI-Powered Gadgets You Will Love

    As AI is here to say so are AI-powered gadgets. From intelligent drone-cameras, home appliances to security devices, these gadgets are functional and practical, sassy and next-gen. Among a bevy of AI-powered gadgets here are our top picks! AI-powered washing machines Bi-lingual fully automatic front load washing machines with Hindi and English user interface are […]

    May 5, 2021

  • Artificial Intelligence in Fashion Retail

    Until now we have seen how AI is making steady inroads into the luxury market. AI in fashion retail is starting to become prevalent too. Here’s what is in store in the future of AI in fashion retail! AI in Visual Search Since e-commerce is the extended arm of retail, AI-based tech uses computer vision […]

    April 30, 2021

  • Artificial Intelligence Is Revamping The Fashion Industry Modus Operandi. Here’s How!

    From mom and pop shops selling garments to stores, mega stores, exclusive stores, and e-commerce, the fashion industry has come a long way. Just when one thought the industry couldn’t get any better, it is now on the road to become smarter. Fashion houses took to AI with a mixed sense of eagerness to innovate […]

    April 28, 2021

  • AI is helping the Luxury Watch Industry. Here’s how!

    The Swiss watch industry is the epitome of luxury today and has come a long way since its humble beginnings. With a deep dive into data, age old luxury watch brands can pick a trick or ten to not only stay relevant in accordance to the changing times but also manufacture and sell what people […]

    April 26, 2021

  • How AI is defining the future of fragrance: A lowdown

    It is no secret that archaeologists found beautiful jars of perfumes along with the mummified remains of the Egyptian Pharaoh King Tutankhamen. If those who studied the treasures of the tomb were mesmerized by this finding, then AI in fragrance has bigger surprises in store. AI in perfumery is now a reality and quite likely […]

    April 16, 2021

  • Artificial Intelligence in cyber security: Boon or bane?

    With businesses increasingly adopting AI for their process automation, there are rising concerns about protecting sensitive data from cyber attacks. AI can be used to manipulate datasets, yes, but it can also be used to protect data. We look at how AI is used to cause cyber attacks. This is being done in various ways […]

    April 6, 2021

  • AI is ready to replace financial advisers. Three things you need to know

    For a while now, naysayers are betting big bucks on AI toppling jobs. The field of finance is not spared from this scrutiny. AI’s ability to process much larger data sets then human minds gives it a clear edge. Since AI-advisory is already seen in the fields of wealth and investment management, the field of […]

    March 26, 2021

  • Carbon Footprints of AI & How to Manage Them

    AI tools never cease to amaze whether they help us identify our favourite songs by recognizing and matching humming or whistling sounds or whether they help in devising better methodologies of vaccine distribution, or even in making mental healthcare more accessible. It is an oxymoron then that AI which helps humankind in making accurate climate […]

    March 22, 2021

  • AI is powering Google Search: Here’s All You Need To Know

    Google’s former AI chief John Giannandrea, was appointed the head of Google search in 2018. This appointment had a deeper meaning as keen observers saw this event marking the significance and greater role that AI would play in Google search in the years to come. Note that Google’s search has always been powered by algorithms […]

    March 17, 2021

  • It’s an Equal World with Jennifer Jordan

    As part of the ongoing interview series kick-started on Women’s Day 2021, Team IA brings you insights of women bosses who inspire with their grit, determination, formidable achievements, and a brilliant career trajectory, owning one goal at a time. Team IA gets chatting with Jennifer Jordan, Managing Director at Techstars for Barclays’ New York Accelerator and […]

    March 12, 2021

  • It’s an Equal World with Hanisha Vaswani

    As part of the ongoing interview series kick-started on Women’s Day 2021, Team IA brings you insights of women bosses who inspire with their grit, determination, formidable achievements, and a brilliant career trajectory, owning one goal at a time. Team IA gets chatting with Hanisha Vaswani, founder of Majority, an early stage impact investor. Majority […]

    March 10, 2021

  • It is an Equal World with Sakshi Kapahi

    On Women’s Day 2021, Team IA presents to you a dazzling series of interviews with women bosses who inspire with their grit, determination, formidable achievements, and a brilliant career trajectory, owning one goal at a time. Team IA gets chatting with Sakshi Kapahi, Director at OMAM Consultants on shunning all stereotypes and leading the way […]

    March 8, 2021

  • Deepfakes and AI: Good and Bad, Two Sides of the Same Coin

    Accepting a problem is the first step towards its resolution. Deepfakes may have been developed with non-malicious intent, but the human mind can put any tool to work in two modes: good and bad. The concerns about the misuse of deepfake technology are definitely not dumbfound as was demonstrated by the efforts of actor Jordan […]

    March 4, 2021

  • The Story of Data with Jeff Jarvis

    Jeff Jarvis is a US based journalist, professor, and an investor for over five decades. On his blog, Buzzmachine.com, the NYC insider tracks new media developments. Author of the hugely relevant, eye opening, and thought-provoking book, ‘What Would Google Do?’, Jarvis in his last book, Gutenberg the Geek, debated if Johannes Gutenberg was actually ‘the […]

    February 26, 2021

  • Four Ways in Which AI can Help Make Mental Healthcare More Accessible

    2020 was harsh on humanity in general and on the mental health of people worldwide, in particular. Depression, anxiety, and fear were paramount. Help is just an App away, only if you knew! Help is pivotal to the welfare of patients who need support to maintain their mental health. Artificial intelligence has been put to […]

    February 19, 2021

  • How Should You Alter Your Marketing Strategy in A Cookie-Less World

    Four things Young Should Know About The Death of A Cookie With cookies fading into oblivion marketing is imminently headed for a major makeover in the immediate future. With Mozilla letting go cookies from Firefox in 2019, followed by Apple decision of banning all third-party cookies from Safari in March 2020, and Google’s announcement of […]

    February 17, 2021

  • Valentines’ Day, Ahoy: The Future of Love With Artificial Intelligence

    Until now, team Infinite Analytics, has told you how AI has been applied in vaccine distribution, healthcare, location-based ad targeting, and customer-experience enhancement among others, but would you believe if we tell you that love is another aspect of human life that is already being revolutionized by AI? It is 2021; and a chance meeting at a book reading club […]

    February 10, 2021

  • The case for and against democratizing artificial intelligence

    Democratizing artificial intelligence means making it accessible to all. This involves providing access to AI tools and data required to build AI systems. Democratizing AI will thus lead to better innovations, more efficient AI systems, and even better engagement. In the current state of affairs, cash-heavy big firms and tech-savvy start-ups are the major users […]

    January 27, 2021

  • What AI ecosystems can learn from hyper-locally focused m-commerce

    In one of our previous blogs we spoke about Top 6 AI Trends To Look Out For in 2021 and how Natural Language Processing (NLP) will be developed to improvise AI-based conversational chat-bots on e-commerce platforms for better customer services to compensate customers for the lack of a sensorial experience. Taking the same thought forward, […]

    January 21, 2021

  • Can data science be used for Vaccine Distribution?

    Vaccination process against COVID-19 has kickstarted across the world, and the very important question about vaccine distribution is faced by all governments. In India, the vaccination process will begin on January 16, 2021 and it is no mean feat to administer both the doses of the vaccine to a population of 1.3 billion people. Data […]

    January 11, 2021

  • How to convert target audiences into paying customers (through AI)

    Next time you search for a pair of shoes online, don’t be alarmed to see the same or similar shoes stalk you, in your email on social media, or wherever you go, online. The trail that you left post your search was picked up through AI and delivered to you in the form of a […]

    December 22, 2020

  • How to determine consumer segments using AI

    One of the secrets that data analysis helps us uncover is that of consumer behaviour, a key factor in making any business to focus and grow. In a given business there are those pieces of information which we are in the know, but don’t have in-depth knowledge about, the “known-unknown’. In a real-life situation, “Do […]

    December 12, 2020