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How IBM researchers enabled AI platform Watson to understand native Hindi

With this, Watson Discovery can understand documents written in Devanagari and extract their meaning, without having to resort to any translation to English

Gargi Dasgupta, director, IBM Research India and chief technology officer, IBM India and South Asia
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Gargi Dasgupta, director, IBM Research India and chief technology officer, IBM India and South Asia

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With work-from-home becoming the new normal due to the coronavirus pandemic, Gargi Dasgupta was able to pick up gardening and planting as a new hobby. She is also catering to the needs of her family as everyone is at home and making efforts to maintain a work-life balance. However, as the director of IBM Research India and the chief technology officer of IBM India and South Asia, Dasgupta has been busy in realising the vision of the future of computing. She is leading her team to do this through the infusion of artificial intelligence and Blockchain into the enterprise ecosystem.

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First Published: Dec 15 2020 | 7:48 PM IST

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