Content Is King: The Greatest Lie Ever Told in SEO

"Content is king"? Not quite true. In reality, content is one piece of the puzzle. Learn what you need for the whole picture right here. You’ve heard it a million times. “Content is king.” Create amazing content, and you’ll automatically win in the SERPs, drive a legion of visitors to your site, and basically win the SEO game. But that isn’t quite true. In...

Microsoft and Tezos looking for 100 ‘enterprise ready’ blockchain solutions in India

Management company Lumis Labs in collaboration with Microsoft India and Tezos India has announced the ‘Century Program’ - an enterprise blockchain startup program to “evangelize, curate and unearth” 100 enterprise-ready blockchain solutions. According to Lumos Labs, the goal of the Century Program initiative is to first find 100 Indian start-ups with ready to go blockchain projects / solutions - and then...

Top 5 cryptocurrencies to watch this week: BTC, XRP, ADA, XMR, ATOM

Bitcoin price could achieve a new 2020 high if bulls hold the price above the key multi-year resistance at $11.5K. In the past three years the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has shot down several applications for a Bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund. This dashed hopes of many investors who believed Bitcoin price would rally higher if an EFT was approved. Although...

How to Avoid 10 Common Web Design Mistakes That Hurt SEO

Learn 10 of the most common web design mistakes that may be hurting your SEO efforts and your rankings – and how to avoid them. You’ve spent a ton of time designing your website. You’ve picked an attractive theme, added stunning images, and crafted compelling copy. You’re sure visitors will love it (and you). The only problem? You aren’t getting any visitors. In fact, your...

Ethereum Transaction Fees Fall 82%, as Defi Hype Eases

The average cost of sending a transaction over the Ethereum blockchain has fallen by 82% from a September 2 peak of $11.61, down to $2.09 as of October 4. The decline may be the result of a slow down in the hype around decentralized finance (defi) protocols. According to data from Glassnode, ethereum (ETH) miners have also seen a corresponding...

IT firms to see growth bounce-back in Q2 at the back of digital transformation

Analysts say demand has normalised to pre-COVID levels with discussions being revived for deferred deals as well. However, they say pricing pressure may resurface. The Q2 earnings season will start on October 7, with TCS results. Increased tech spending by clients in digital transformation and the resulting deal momentum will drive growth for Indian IT services for the quarter ending September...

Boost Model Accuracy of Imbalanced COVID-19 Mortality Prediction Using GAN-based Oversampling Technique

Introduction The article covers the use of Generative Adversarial Networks (GAN), an Oversampling technique on real word skewed Covid-19 data in predicting the risk of mortality. This story gives us a better understanding of how data preparation steps like handling imbalanced data will improve our model performance. The data and the core model for this article are considered from the recent...

Digital transformation: How technology can help tide over the Covid-19 crisis

TCS study says 90% of big firms are increasing digital transformation budgets Companies that embraced digital transformation more whole-heartedly have performed better during the pandemic and expect a faster rebound, while the laggards are now making necessary investments and racing to catch up. According to Rajashree R, chief marketing officer, TCS, before the pandemic, companies’ digital capabilities were rapidly becoming central...

The Ascent & Assent of Cryptocurrencies

The launch of cryptocurrency exchange platform by TCS and association of other IT majors such as Infosys and Wipro with block chain technology increased attention towards block chain technology and also cryptocurrencies. It may be funny yet interesting that the Reserve Bank of Kailasa, the central bank of the new nation ‘Kailasa’ established by the self-claimed godman Mr. Arunachalananda Rajsekaran (popularly...

Learning To Differentiate using Deep Metric Learning

Recently, machine learning algorithms have contributed greatly to developing very efficient visual search workflows using Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs). Since data volumes have been increased in recent times, object recognition models are able to recognize the objects and generalize the image features at scale. However, in a challenging classification setting where the number of classes is huge, there are...