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## IIT Madras and NCVET certified free online AI course launched; register this way

The government in collaboration with Skill India and GUVI, an edtech company, has launched a free online AI course in an effort to make it a part of India 2.0. This free online training course will majorly focus on concepts related to artificial intelligence. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Education and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship on World Youth Skills Day shared that students opting for this AI training course will get certified by IIT Madras and the National Council for Vocational Education and…

## Daily Coding Problem: Triangular Numbers and Big Divisors

Too Long; Didn't ReadTriangular numbers are a particular subset of numbers that are formed by the sum of all the natural numbers up to a certain one. They are called triangular because **you can always arrange them as a triangle. The first ten terms of the first seven triangle numbers would be:1,3,6,10,15,21,28,36,45,55,…. The number 28 is the first triangle number to have over five divisors. Too Long; Didn't ReadTriangular numbers are a particular subset of numbers that are formed by the sum of all the natural numbers…

## Human coding error identified as cause of digital bank service outage

In its rebuke of the bank, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) described the multiple disruptions as "unacceptable" and short of the regulator's expectation for banks to deliver reliable customer services. Human error now has been identified as the cause of the May 5 outage, according to a written parliamentary reply by Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Senior Minister and Minister in charge of MAS. Citing the bank's preliminary investigation into the incident, Tharman said the error was found in software used for system

## Coding In the Age of AI

Coding is a fundamental pillar of the digital age. It's a skill that's necessary to take full advantage of the advancements in hardware and software that have enabled us to do amazing things. Artificial Intelligence (AI) has become integral to modern software development. Besides, it promises to revolutionize the industry. As a result, the way we code is changing. With the emergence of Natural Language Processing (NLP) and Generative Pre-Trained Transformers (GPTs), programmers create smart programs faster.  In this…

## Daily Coding Problem: Remove the k-th Index From the Linked List in One Pass

Too Long; Didn't ReadWe are given a linked list and an index element `k` to remove from the list. After that, we should return the head of the the linked list. We must do all of this in just on pass, meaning that we can not loop over the list more than once. Let's see how! Too Long; Didn't ReadWe are given a linked list and an index element `k` to remove from the list. After that, we should return the head of the the linked list. We must do all of this in just on pass, meaning that we can not loop over the list more…

## The bigger-is-better approach to AI is running out of road

View Full Image .. But the most consistent result from modern AI research is that, while big is good, bigger is better. Models have therefore been growing at a blistering pace. GPT-4, released in March, is thought to have around 1trn parameters—nearly six times as many as its predecessor. Sam Altman, the firm’s boss, put its development costs at more than \$100m. Similar trends exist across the industry.…

## Natural Language Programming AIs are taking the drudgery out of coding

“Learn to code.” That three-word pejorative is perpetually on the lips and at the fingertips of internet trolls and tech bros whenever media layoffs are announced. A useless sentiment in its own right, but with the recent advent of code generating AIs, knowing the ins and outs of a programming language like Python could soon be about as useful as knowing how to fluently speak a dead language like Sanskrit. In fact, these genAIs are already helping professional software developers code faster and more effectively by…

## More developers are coding with AI than you think, Stack Overflow survey finds

Out of the 90,000 respondents, 70% of all respondents use AI tools in their development process or plan to use AI tools this year. Only 29.4% of the respondents said they don't use it and they don't plan to. The insights from the previous survey question also showed that developers learning to code are more likely to use AI tools than professional developers (82% compared to 70%). This highlights that ChatGPT's value includes coding but is not limited to it, since professional developers are still using it. Also: How

## Ohio Prisons Ban Coding Books But Allow Hitler’s ‘Mein Kampf’

Incarcerated people in Ohio have an easier time getting their hands on the book that founded Nazism than computer coding literature due to a series of bizarre, unequally enforced policies restricting access to certain reading materials. Nonprofits and authors speaking with The Marshall Project say the state’s confusing and overly broad screening process leads to unnecessary bans of innocuous books that could enrich or educate incarcerated people while allowing texts like Mein Kampf.What is the OneTen? | Gizmodo…

## Key Coding Languages to Learn to Work in FinTech

The key coding languages to learn to work in FinTech has the biggest impact on the sector The FinTech sector has always welcomed new technologies with open arms. Software became a significant force multiplier and the primary competitive advantage for Fintech companies due to the enormous volume of transactions, low-risk tolerance, and demand for quick processing. Businesses weigh various factors when selecting Fintech software, including cost, scalability, the potential for API interfaces, consistently high performance,…