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Google Cloud and NVIDIA Forge Partnership to Boost Generative AI Development

Google Cloud and NVIDIA have announced an enhanced their partnership to empowering the machine learning (ML) community with advanced technology to streamline the development, scaling and management of generative AI applications. This collaboration integrates Google Cloud’s global infrastructure with NVIDIA’s Grace Blackwell AI computing platform and DGX Cloud, alongside the NVIDIA Clara computing suite, to foster innovation across various sectors.

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AWS and Korea’s Upstage Launch SOLAR MINI for Next-Gen AI Integration

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has partnered with South Korean AI startup Upstage to launch SOLAR MINI, a Small Language Model (SLM) designed to facilitate a broad spectrum of language tasks in Korean and English, with Thai and Japanese support anticipated soon. This initiative aims to simplify the integration of generative AI for Upstage’s customers, enabling the creation of industry-specific applications without the need for extensive model training from scratch.

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Microsoft and NVIDIA Partner to Advance Drug Discovery and Patient Diagnostics

Microsoft Corp. has announced a collaboration with NVIDIA aimed at leveraging advanced cloud technology, generative AI and accelerated computing to advance healthcare and life sciences. The partnership combines Microsoft Azure’s global scale, security and computing capabilities with NVIDIA DGX Cloud and the NVIDIA Clara suite to accelerate research and improve patient care in these sectors.

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The Downfall of Byju’s: 4 Key Lessons from an Ed-Tech Giant’s Journey

Byju’s, once a shining beacon in India’s ed-tech landscape, known for its innovative approach to education for school children and civil service aspirants, has hit a rough patch. The company recently decided to shut down all offices except its headquarters in Bengaluru, asking employees to work from home indefinitely due to an ongoing financial crunch. This decision might come as a shocker to its customers, yet employees, already facing delayed or partial salaries, saw the writing on the wall. The question arises: How did such a leading brand teeter on the brink of bankruptcy? 

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BioCatch Partners with Google Cloud to Tackle Financial Fraud in Southeast Asia

BioCatch, a leader in behavioral biometric intelligence for fraud detection and financial crime prevention, has announced a partnership with Google Cloud. This collaboration aims to extend BioCatch’s fraud prevention solutions to new markets, with Southeast Asia being the primary focus. The partnership seeks to equip banks and financial institutions with advanced tools to address the growing challenge of digital financial crime in the region.

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4 Successful F&B Startups Backed by Shark Tank India Season One

Within India’s bustling entrepreneurial scene, where creativity knows no bounds, several food and beverage (F&B) startups are making waves. Today, we bring to you five F&B pioneers backed by Shark Tank India—the Indian iteration of the globally renowned reality TV show Shark Tank. 

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RailPulse Partners with Nexxiot to Advance Rail Telematics in North America

RailPulse, a consortium aimed at revolutionizing the rail sector with advanced telematics (remote tracking and management of railway assets), has partnered with Nexxiot, a leading provider of railcar telematics solutions. This collaboration, announced on March 7 and effective from January 5, 2024, facilitates easier access for railcar owners in North America to Nexxiot’s innovative products and services, encouraging participation in the RailPulse platform.

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AI Is Not a Foolproof Solution to Your Business Woes —Here’s Why

Artificial intelligence (AI) has been hailed as both a savior and a necessity for businesses. The pressure to adopt AI or risk obsolescence has driven many companies to embrace it without clearly understanding its purpose or strategic value. However, this rush toward AI adoption can sometimes be more detrimental than beneficial.

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Uber Boosts Caribbean Journeys During Holiday Peak Season

Uber is stepping up to improve travel experiences in the Caribbean as the region prepares for a busy Spring Break and Easter season. Carolina Coto, Communications Manager for Uber in the Caribbean and Central America, highlights the company’s commitment to boosting tourism through services like Uber Select.

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10 Online Collaboration Tools to Work Smarter, Not Harder

As the world becomes more digitalized, companies are increasingly turning to online collaboration tools to efficiently manage teams and how they collaborate. It’s not a surprise that the global software market size of online collaboration tools is expected to grow up to US$40 billion in 2028. With myriad advanced features, online collaboration tools are the savior of all remote and hybrid companies. 

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Walmart Integrates Unspun’s 3D Weaving for Sustainable Fashion

Retail giant Walmart has announced a collaboration with the forward-thinking clothing startup, unspun, to integrate the Vega 3D weaving technology into their supply chain, starting with men’s chinos. This collaboration aims to overhaul traditional apparel production by utilizing 3D weaving technology, which promises to reduce the environmental footprint of garment manufacturing. It also explores the potential of on-demand manufacturing to revitalize the U.S. apparel industry and aligns with the growing consumer demand for sustainable, locally produced garments.

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The Future of Medicine: 5 Latest Health Technologies Reshaping Patient Care

In recent years, we’ve witnessed the global health tech landscape surge forward with remarkable advancements, including the expansion of telemedicine, the proliferation of smart wearables and breakthroughs in tech-enabled mental health therapies. As we navigate through these developments, certain innovations stand out for their potential to reshape healthcare: cloud computing is on the verge of freeing doctors from the confines of traditional desk-bound duties; artificial intelligence (AI) is making significant strides in cancer research; and 3D bioprinting is revolutionizing the creation of prosthetics and organ fabrication with human tissues. 

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