12px13px15px17px
Date:10/04/19

Azerbaijani specialists projects became champion in international competition

The “Speaking Library” project, implemented at the initiative of Heydar Aliyev Foundation by specialists of the Data Processing Center of the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies (MTCHT) and presented under the brand Made in Azerbaijan, has been awarded the prize “Champion Project”.
 
The World Summit on the Information Society Prizes 2019 (WSIS Prizes 2019) established by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) have been presented to the winners in Geneva (Switzerland).
 
Thus, the project “Speaking Library” presented by the Data Processing Center of the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies distinguished itself in the nomination “Enabling Environment”.
 
The main objective of the “Speaking Library” is to provide people with the opportunity to listen to modern and classic works of literature and general fiction. By calling number 1541 at any time, users can listen to works in various genre. Currently, the number of books available in the audio library is over 300. More than 45,000 hits to the Speaking Library have been recorded since its inception.
 
The social significance of the project “Speaking Library” lies in the fact that it is mainly intended for visually impaired people.
 
At the same time, DataForest startup, which is the winner of the MTCHT High-Tech Park acceleration program and a resident incubator of Barama Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center of Azercell Telecom, has been awarded the title “Champion Project” in the category “ICT applications: e-business”.
 
DataForest, being a high-quality, fast and convenient source in which various data are collected, is a unique platform that unites companies and people who want to make money by downloading and sharing their data from anywhere in the world.
 
It should be noted that a number of Azerbaijani projects were submitted to the WSIS Prizes competition. 9 of them were prepared by specialists of the Data Processing Center. And 5 of them were selected by the Organizing Committee of the competition to participate in the voting.
 
A total of 1140 electronic projects from various countries were submitted to the competition. 1062 projects were allowed to participate in the competition by the group of experts. Voting was conducted online in 18 nominations. 72 projects were called “champion”, and 18 became winners.

 
 
















Views: 300

©ictnews.az. All rights reserved.

Facebook Google Favorites.Live BobrDobr Delicious Twitter Propeller Diigo Yahoo Memori MoeMesto






24 May 2019

24/05/19
Schoolchildren in Shabran were informed about internet opportunities and threats

Aztelecom LLC of the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies held a seminar on the subject

24/05/19
Startup tour held in Shaki within project "I2B – From Idea to Business"

The startup tours held within the framework of the project “I2B – From Idea to Business” organized jointly by

24/05/19
Worldwide Connected Vehicle Shipments Forecast to Reach 76 Million Units by 2023, According to IDC

In its inaugural connected vehicle forecast, International Data Corporation (IDC) estimates that worldwide shipments

24/05/19
Facebook Removes a Record 2.2 Billion Fake Accounts

Facebook Inc. said it removed 2.2 billion fake accounts in the first quarter, a record that shows how the company

24/05/19
Samsung Galaxy A70S Will Be the World’s First Smartphone With a 64-Megapixel Camera: Report

Samsung launched its Galaxy A70 smartphone globally in March this year. The phone features an Infinity

24/05/19
Amazon Is Working on a Device That Can Read Human Emotions

Amazon.com Inc. is developing a voice-activated wearable device that can recognize human emotions.

24/05/19
Apple again becomes world’s most valuable brand

Apple has topped the list of the world’s most valuable brands for the ninth year in a row alongside a slew of tech titans.

24/05/19
Atom Power releases new UL-listed digital circuit breaker to intelligently manage DERs

Atom Power announced its innovative digital circuit breaker technology is now UL-listed. The company says this

24/05/19
Persistence of Chaos: Laptop infected with world’s most dangerous malware up for sale

“The Persistence of Chaos combines the six most dangerous viruses of all time on one laptop. The art project 

23 05 2019

23/05/19
International workshop on “ICT infrastructure as basis for digital economy” held

An international workshop on “ICT infrastructure as basis for digital economy” was held for Europe and the CIS 

23/05/19
SPbSUT scientists developing sound-based data transfer protocol

Scientists from the Radio Communications & Broadcasting Department of the Bonch-Bruevich Saint-Petersburg

23/05/19
Scientists will create a protection system that will detect up to 98% of cyber attacks

A group of Russian scientists from the Information Security Center of Innopolis University are working to create 

23/05/19
Information boards were installed at the transport hub of the Baku International Bus Terminal Complex

Information boards have been installed at the transport hub, which was recently commissioned at the auxiliary

23/05/19
WhatsApp will show ads in Status section starting next year

Starting next year WhatsApp will display advertisements in the Status section, a feature it calls Status Ads.

23/05/19
Baku Telephone Communications LLC increases capacity of wireless communication network before summer season

Given the upcoming summer-season influx of residents of the capital to Baku’s suburbs, as in the previous years,

23/05/19
Building built in Guba for Garabagh war veterans provided with communication services

Aztelecom LLC of the Ministry of Transport, Communications and High Technologies has provided the building

23/05/19
First official version of Tor Browser for Android released on the Play Store

The Tor Project has released on the Google Play Store the first stable version of the Tor Browser for Android.

23/05/19
DDoS Attacks on the Rise After Long Period of Decline

Last year there was a significant drop in DDOS attack detection. However, according to a new survey by Kaspersky 

23/05/19
Samsung announces ultra-slim 5X Optical zoom camera module

Samsung Electro-Mechanics commenced its sojourn in the camera module market in 2003 and since then, the

23/05/19
Ford taps Agility Robotics’ bipedal robot to test package delivery

In the future, humanoid robots will emerge from driverless vans to deliver parcels to your doorstep. That’s the