Technology

Machine learning is creating a demand for new skills: Hovhannes Avoyan’s article in Forbes

Machine learning is creating a demand for new skills: Hovhannes Avoyan’s article in Forbes

Another good example of an enterprise response to the skill set shortage is the educational program conducted by Udacity. Featuring a hiring partnership with leaders in the car manufacturing, ride sharing and tech industries, its Self-Driving Car Engineer Nanodegree program provides students with an opportunity to be directly connected to potential employers and gain an education specifically based on market needs.

PicsArt launches 3D stickers for Windows users

PicsArt launches 3D stickers for Windows users

Moreover, PicsArt launched exclusive 3D editing tools, which are available for Windows users only. Users can make 3D stickers from photos and use them in photo editing. The stickers can be used in PicsArt Remix Chat or in any other social network.

International development meets impact investing at Armenia Summit

International development meets impact investing at Armenia Summit

The venue for the summit is the Tumo Center for Creative Technologies, an innovative impact venture that serves as a hub for education and technology and provides a workspace for many technology and media companies in Armenia, which has an increasingly high level of entrepreneurial activity.

Armenian Startups in Startup Olé 2017

Armenian Startups in Startup Olé 2017

Support to SME Development in Armenia”(SMEDA) project, in cooperation with Enterprise Incubator Foundation (EIF) and Small and Medium Entrepreneurship Development National Center (SMEDNC) invited up to 10 Armenian technology based startups to participate in Startup Olé 2017 on April 26-27 in Salamanca, Spain.

1Ai Solutions 3D prints Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian

1Ai Solutions 3D prints Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian

Reddit co-founder, and renowned Internet activist, Alexis Ohanian recently shared a peculiar Yahoo News article claiming that an obscure Yerevan-based IT startup, known as 1Ai Solutions has attempted to 3D print his likeness, christening their creation Avedis Ohanian. This 3d-printed doppelgänger was taught Internet advocacy, TED talk presentation skills and more with apparently limited success safe for comical effect.

CodeFights raises $10M series a round for its skills-based recruiting platform

CodeFights raises $10M series a round for its skills-based recruiting platform

Sloyan admits that he wasn’t really sure how his company would find customers after it first launched. The seed round, however, allowed him to figure out how CodeFights company partnerships would work and how it could combine its coding challenges with its recruiting platform without alienating its members. On CodeFights, recruiters can only contact developers who have signalled that they are open to new opportunities, for example.

Siemens to buy U.S. software maker mentor for USD 4.5 bln

Siemens to buy U.S. software maker mentor for USD 4.5 bln

Under Kaeser, Siemens has pushed deeper into software applications that are crucial to run its industrial equipment. At the same time, Siemens is simplifying its sprawling portfolio, and the company announced last week that it wants to list its health-care subsidiary, among the biggest makers in the world of diagnostics and imaging equipment.

14th East West Design & Test Symposium (EWDTS’2016) will take place in Armenia

14th East West Design & Test Symposium (EWDTS’2016) will take place in Armenia

“This is a unique opportunity for Armenia’s scientific-academic and engineering community to participate in this Symposium, which is an exclusive event focused on exchange of experiences between the leading engineers, experienced technologists and scientists from Eastern and Western Europe, as well as North America and other parts of the world in the field of design automation and design, test, diagnostics and repair of electronic circuits and systems. “