Tag Archives: IIT

Microsoft, IIT Kharagpur Partner on Search Algorithm Study

Microsoft said on Monday it is working with professors from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT)-Kharagpur towards developing a system that can form the basis for a deeper, more meaningful search engine. The new search algorithm could assist users looking for subjective information and trusted opinions, the company said in a statement. Bing is a web search engine owned and operated by Microsoft. ... Read More »

Intel Partners With IIT Bombay, DST to Launch Hardware Accelerator Plugin

India’s technology ecosystem is largely known for its software companies – from software giants that have been B2B service leaders for decades now, to the e-commerce companies that dominate headlines today. A new incubator that’s been put together thanks to collaboration between the government, academia, and Intel, wants to shift the focus towards hardware. Plugin is a new hardware startup ... Read More »

‘Ticket Jugaad’ App Developed by IIT Student to Tackle Waitlist Woes

Two students, one of them from IIT, have launched a mobile app which uses an unique algorithm to find out alternative routes for getting seats in train. “There are some station-wise quotas for ticket booking. For example if you are booking a ticket from station A, it might show waiting list but when you book it from a previous station ... Read More »