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Amit Vaid

Amit Vaid is by Profession, a software engineer, manages all technical aspects for ABC News & Info Services since 2006, and also Reports on Technology and Sports for ABC Live.

Sophia Father Hanson Discuss Artificial Intelligence Future

New York  (ABC Live): Sophia Father Hanson : At 18 months-old, Sophia cannot walk, but she can understand speech and, at United Nations Headquarters in New York, participate in panel discussion and respond to questions using her artificial intelligence (AI). Sophia is a robot. A ‘social’ robot, according to her creator, the CEO of Hanson Robotics, David Hanson,Sophia Father Hanson …

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Sophia Bats for Artificial Intelligence for Sustainable Development

New York (ABC Live): Sophia : Artificial intelligence has the potential to accelerate progress on global development goals, but also poses a range of complex challenges, including ethical questions, human rights issues and security risks, speakers told a United Nations event today that featured a robot as one of the panellists. A moment that drew big applause during the day-long event, …

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Mobile Internet Subscribers Reaches 4.3 billion

New York (ABC Live):Mobile Internet Subscribers : Mobile broadband subscriptions are expected to reach 4.3 billion globally by the end of 2017, according to a new report released by the United Nations telecommunications agency. New data from the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) also show that 48 per cent of the world’s population now uses the Internet. The proportion is 71 …

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India Aims 600 Million Broadband Connections By 2020

New Delhi (ABC Live):Broadband Connections :The Minister for Communications Shri Manoj Sinha said that as per information provided by Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI), there were 422.19 million broadband subscribers and the internet penetration (internet subscriber per 100 populations) was 32.86% in the country as on 31st March 2017. In a written reply to a question in the Rajya …

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Know What is Real Broadband Internet Services

New Delhi (ABC Live): Broadband Internet Services : As per the Broadband Policy of 2004, broadband was initially defined as “An ‘always-on’ data connection that is able to support interactive services including Internet access and has the capability of the minimum download speed of 256 kilo bits per second (kbps) to an individual subscriber from the Point of Presence (POP) …

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UN Asks India to Restore Internet and Social Media in JK

New York (ABC Live):Social Media :Raising alarm over the impact of internet and social media restrictions imposed by authorities in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir, United Nations human rights experts have called on the Government to protect the right to freedom of expression and to pursue an open and democratic dialogue to address the region’s social and political …

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NCSM Sets Up 4 Science Cities in India

New Delhi (ABC Live): NCSM : The following Science Cities have been set up by Ministry of Culture through National Council of Science Museums (NCSM), an Autonomous Organisation under the Ministry of Culture. Sl. No. Names of the Science Cities functioning under NCSM State-wise location 01 Science City, Kolkata West Bengal 02 Regional Science City, Lucknow Uttar Pradesh In addition, …

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Afghanistan Adopts Digital Tools to Tap Corruption

KABUL CITY  (ABC Live):The room is a little dark and every few seconds Mozhgan pulls out contracts to scan and save them on her computer’s hard drive. She saves the scanned documents using a special software and uploads them on the website of the National Procurement Authority (NPA). The scanner’s green light bounces off the floor while her colleague files other documents …

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After BHIM India Gets SEZ India App

New Delhi (ABC Live): SEZ India App : A Mobile app named “SEZ India” has been launched by the Commerce Secretary on 06.1.2017.  SEZ Division, Department of Commerce under its broader e-Governance initiative i.e. SEZ Online System, has developed mobile app for Special Economic Zones (SEZs). Commerce Secretary launched the app and mentioned that the App would help the SEZ …

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India Constitutes Committee on e-pharmacies

New Delhi (ABC Live): e-pharmacies :The Sub-Committee constituted on  e-pharmacies by the Drugs Consultative Committee (DCC) to examine the issue relating to online sale of drugs has submitted its report. The Sub-committee has inter-alia recommended:- Creation of a National Portal to act as the nodal platform for transacting and monitoring online sale of drugs  e pharmacies. Necessity of evolving a …

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