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Robots can build IKEA chairs now! - Quartz
After years of failed attempts, a research team in Singapore has successfully taught a pair of robots to do something that many humans still can't: build an IKEA chair. The wooden Stefan chair is not the world's first piece of AI-assembled flatpack furniture: Robots at MIT built a simple Lack table in 2013. A chair is more complicated. And while a robot can be programmed to do a single assembly-line task efficiently, mastering all of the small tasks that IKEA assembly requires is a bigger challenge. Some of the same things humans struggle with, like fiddling with bags of screws, dowels, and doodads while trying to distinguish the slight variations in shape, are also difficult for robots. Researchers at Singapore's Nanyang Technological University spent three years programming robots to accomplish the specific tasks necessary to build this particular chair. The next stage will be expanding the machines' intelligence to be able to assemble a chair just by looking at a photograph of the final product Read more

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Removing volatile parts of biz: Wipro

In an interaction with TOI, Wipro CEO Abidali Neemuchwala, who completes three years in office in February, talks about the changes the company is effecting.



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Oracle gears up to launch its first India data centre this year

Buoyed by the high demand in the Banking, Financial Services and Insurance BFSI, telecom and manufacturing sectors in India, Cloud major Oracle is set to launch its firstever data centre in India later this year, a top global executive told IANS on Monday

The talent crunch that just brought home IT's perils in Trump's America

Trump's tweaks in the H-1B visa programme have made it harder to get a work visa or have it extended.

Palo Alto Networks' Sean Duca on rising cyberthreats and the firm's plans in India

California-based cybersecurity company Palo Alto Networks, led by former top SoftBank Group executive Nikesh Arora, ended the financial year 2017-18 with revenue of $2.3 billion, a 29% year-over-year increase, the firm’s website shows.

Cybersecurity Management Consulting Services Market 2019 Analysis By Major Players | AT T, TCS, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, PwC, Vumetric, Wipro, IT Governance, RSA
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What is Data Colonization, And Why we in India Need to Rework The Policies in Place

The crux of the matter is—data is the new economy, and we need to be careful to not fall behind. Or be negligent.

Co-working, tech firms drive office leasing in 2018 to record 47.4 mn sq ft across 9 cities: CBRE

Supply of office space rose 17 per cent to 34.9 million square ft during 2018, the consultant said in a report released Monday.

Technology developed by DRDO for defence purposes can be used to meet civilian needs: Bhamre

Speaking at a workshop on 'Fire Safety Technologies and Services Workshop' at DRDO headquarters, Bhamre said the idea of making technology useful for all state departments is being explored.

Why Infosys Wipro Are Now Hiring Local Talent In US

India has been the biggest contributor to the global IT sector. The sector has increased its contribution to India’s GDP from 1.2% in 1998 to 7.7% in 2017. All the major cities of the country, especially Bengaluru, have been the main centre of IT. Major companies in the US chose India to set up their…

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