Microsoft India Current Affairs, GK & News
Technology giant, Microsoft, has launched a programme called “AI Innovate Programme”, to nurture and scale start-ups. Key Points The programme was launched in its efforts of supporting the start-up ecosystem in India. Programme will support those start-ups that are leveraging artificial intelligence (AI). About Microsoft AI Innovate It is a 10-week initiative to support and help ..
On September 30, 2021, Digi Saksham Programme was launched by the Union Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav. Key Facts This digital skills programme was launched with the objective of enhance the employability of youth by improving their digital skills which has become an essential thing in increasingly technology driven era. Digi Saksham is a ..
Category: Government Schemes Current Affairs
Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) in collaboration with Microsoft to introduce coding and data science in school curriculum. Key points Coding will be introduced for students of Class 6 to class 8 while data science will be introduced for Class 8 to class 12 as new skilling subjects. Both these courses will be introduced ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2021
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
Microsoft India launched a new e-commerce platform ‘re-weave.in’ under project ReWeave to aid handloom weavers. Benefits of e-commerce platform The e-commerce platform would provide the following benefits: The e-commerce platform would connect artisans to the buyers directly enabling them to expand to newer customers and markets. Provide a platform to showcase signature collections created by ..
State-run telecom giant Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has signed a strategic business Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Microsoft India. The MoU was signed to offer telecom and IT solutions for big businesses to meet the demand for IT and cloud services. Key Facts The MoU will help BSNL to cater its end-to-end needs of ..