Despite of economic falls Indian startups raised a record $2.5 billion in capital in the third quarter of calendar year 2019, the highest in any quarter this year, as a number of new investors have increased deal-making and exits have provided liquidity to investors.
Artificial Intelligence is the hot topic everyone is talking about today. But what is Artificial Intelligence? Artificial Intelligence is a part of computer science that aims to create intelligent machines. But there is much more to it than meets the eye.
“A year spent in artificial intelligence is enough to make one believe in God.” —Alan Perlis
Attentive AI is one such entrepreneurial venture which using their own AI aim to meet the needs of the remote sensing industry to generate actionable insights on a daily basis. Getting confused, let’s simplify it. Remote sensing is the science of obtaining information about object or areas using aircraft or satellite-based sensor technologies. So according to the people at Attentive AI there are trillions of pixels of raw data that exists out there waiting to be processed. Even if the population of the entire planet was to analyze this data it would take an eternity. But processing this data and extracting insights from it requires a human-like accuracy. Attentive AI was founded on this premise developing Artificial Intelligence Systems that made it possible to analyze petabytes of remote sensing data, converting it into accurate insights with minimal human effort. They create geospatial data which is data that gives information about a physical object in the form of numerical values on a geographic coordinate system like roadmaps for their clients.
We as a country have mostly been conventional when it comes to investing. While the stock market is a treacherous journey to be made alone, the bank FD’s hardly provide a substantial movement for your money. This is where a gamut of mutual funds sprouted up in the last few years. The various mutual funds didn’t go unnoticed by the young working class who are more evolved when it comes to financial planning.
Today’s start up Sunday is about one such place that gives the required momentum to your money. Sqrrl is an AI powered technology start up that deals with rather complicated world of investing and financial planning.
We got into talking with Mr. Dhananjay Singh, co-founder of Sqrrl, who perfectly amalgamated the idea of entrepreneurship with financial planning.
Qrius earlier started as ‘The Indian Economist’ back in January of 2013 is a leading digital magazine that focuses on publishing high quality articles and opinion pieces on business & economics, policy, politics, culture, foreign affairs and more.
With a broad range of In House Analysts, Contributors from around the globe, and over 100 content sharing partnerships with organisations from across the world, they aim to present to the reader a unique perspective on the most important issues of the day in various fields. Their Moto is ‘For the curious Mind’ as they developed Qrius into forum where curious minds meet and discuss a diverse range of subject areas that affect business, politics and society in general.
Entrepreneurship Cell got an opportunity to interview Mr Manan Vyas founder of Qrius, and brings to you the story of Qrius this Sunday
It is befitting of a billion-dollar company in the business analytics space to be named after the symbols of mean (Mu) and standard deviation (Sigma) of probability distribution. One of the best performing companies mu sigma, headquartered in Silicon Valley of India, has over 140 clients including many of the Fortune 500 companies. It has been able to raise an enormous grand total of 163 million dollars in funding over its 9 years of existence.
Are you paying 10 months’ rent as deposit whenever you get a house for rent in Bangalore or Mumbai? Searching for a house in a metro city may seem like a Herculean task; but dealing with the house owners can get even tougher. With high demands for up to 10 months’ rent as advance deposit (from which a big chunk is deducted citing “invisible” charges when the house is vacated) leaves a tenant dejected.
Whether we’re landlords or tenants, we all know how important it is to maintain a cordial relationship with the other party. One thing that often creates ripples in this relationship is rent. There are many factors that make rent the bone of contention between a tenant and his landlord. At times, a tenant might be facing cash crunch, might forget the due date or might not be able to arrange for the huge deposits required at the time of agreement.
Often times, it is not just the tenant who is at fault. A landlord might ask for an advance payment or delay the settlement of deposit. At times they are not available to take the payment. These issues arise especially when cash transactions are involved.
This Sunday, we bring you the story of “Paymatrix” an analytics-driven property rent management platform where rent management is made easy and rewarding!