CovidWire – Verified News Snippets In The (M...

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When students joined hands to beat misinformation about the pandemic, CovidWire.in was born. Here's how they’ve simplified information consumption even for non-native speakers of English.  When Raghavendra R, 68, read an online article of a study with a headline suggesting

CVIT Researchers’ Submission in MOT 2020 Ranks N...

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In June 2020, when two student researchers from the Centre for Visual Information Technology (CVIT) turned in their entry to the Multiple Object Tracking (MOT) challenge, the submission gained them the first rank in the famously challenging problem. Here’s a

VR Dating Ups Chances of Real Life Hook-Ups, Finds...

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The Indian match-making scene has gotten severely disrupted thanks to the advent of technology. Now, Human Computer Interaction (HCI) researchers at the International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad have attempted to analyse the effects of virtual reality (VR) on dating

Now A Machine Learns to Map Music-induced Movement...

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Just like physical gestures are quick giveaways of your personality and your current emotional state, the way you groove to music also says a lot about you. In a new study that has significant implications for music cognition research, scientists

Flex, The Way Ahead

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International Institute of Information Technology Hyderabad (IIITH)’s semester-long course on Flexible Electronics is a one-of-its-kind offering in the country today. Ever since the step-counting fad exploded over the last decade, the consequent interest in fitness tracking devices and other wearables

The Forced Summer Without Pants And What It Means ...

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The global outbreak of the novel CoronaVirus has affected not just the way we live but also redefined work as we know it. While social distancing and self-quarantining have become the de-facto manner of living for now, the forced work-from-home