Technology Startups Gearing Up For Festival Season Through VR, AI.
In the era of the COVID pandemic, technology is actually revolutionizing every sector, including fashion tech. With festival season around the corner, startups to small retailers in the industry are actually moving towards online platforms with the recent technology including Artificial Intelligence, 3D technology, virtual try-on, and a lot of others to revive the customer need and experience. The internet fashion marketplace is projected to grow 3.5X from $4 billion to reach $14 billion in 2020.
The GeM to roll out an advanced version in the next couple of months.
Public procurement portal GeM will roll out its advanced version in the next couple of months, which will be anchored in the unified procurement system to offer a single user flow for government buyers, a senior official said on Sunday. "GEM 4.0 AIMS TO OFFER A UNIFIED SYSTEM Which Is actually SMARTER, BETTER UNIFIED, MORE INTELLIGENT AND INCLUSIVE. THIS INVOLVES A TECHNOLOGY ROADMAP THAT ENHANCES Every single STEP OF THE USER EXPERIENCE ON THE PORTAL CREATING UNIFIED AND SEAMLESS USER JOURNEYS FOR BUYERS AND SELLERS. GEM 4.0 REPRESENTS ONE OF THE LARGEST USERS OF ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY ON ANY GOVERNMENT PLATFORM IN THE WORLD,”
Rs 1 lakh crore financing facility: 350 Agri startups already supported under the new scheme, says Prime Minister Modi.
The Central sector pattern of Rs one lakh crore financing facility launched under the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already supported plenty of Agri startups. The scheme accredited by the Cabinet a month back again to help farmers, Primary Agricultural Credit Societies (PACS), Farmer Producer Organisations (FPO), Agri entrepreneurs, etc., has supported roughly 350 startups, according to PM Modi. "While on a single hand, work in progress on FPO's network, on the other hand, agri related startups are now being encouraged. So far around approximately 350 Agri startups are now being provided support. These startups are actually in food processing, AI, IoT, manufacturing of Agri-related equipment, and renewable energy," Modi said while launching the scheme via video conference. central sector schemes are exclusively funded by the central government while main sponsored schemes are jointly funded by the Centre as well as state governments.
Flipkart announces its 1st startup-accelerator programme in India.
Flipkart - A homegrown, $25 billion e-commerce organization has announced its first-ever startup accelerator program in India - Flipkart Leap, to guide B2C and B2B startups through a 16 week very long initiative. Flipkart also stated that it could look at the possibility of funding these startups, besides helping them pitch their business models to investors, entrepreneurs, and other ecosystem players on the completion of the programme. The selected startups will also be provided with an equity-free grant of $25,000.
Signzy Becomes the Only Indian Startup Recognised by MEDICI RegTech Top Twenty One List.
Top Indian RegTech startup Signzy today announced that the world's leading FinTech research, as well as development advisory platform MEDICI, has recognized it among the RegTech Top twenty-one startups for 2020. It is also the only Indian RegTech startup to have made it to the Top twenty-one list for 2020. Signzy has been named as the best RegTech Startup in the' Digital Identity, Customer Onboarding and KYC' vertical. Signzy is actually an AI-powered RPA platform.
Google’s New TF Coder Tool Claims To Achieve Super-human Performance.
TF-Coder is a synthesis tool for automatically generating tensor manipulation programs in TensorFlow from examples and natural language. The synthesis algorithm of TF Coder is made upon the bottom-up enumerative algorithm proposed earlier in Transit, a language as well as prototype implementation for distributed protocols. TF-Coder uses 2 ML versions in order to predict the needed operations from features of the input/output tensors and a natural language description of the task. These predictions are then combined within a general framework to modify the weights to customize the search process for the given task.