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'Aham' was built by a team from Mumbai's Vivekanand Education Society college in a hackathon.
A total of more than 50 innovations, software and hardware both, were on display.
Grasshopper has been created by Google’s workshop for experimental products - “Area 120”.
It would be an online network listing all the scientific, technical, analytical, research equipment.
1,200 teams and 7,600 students worked for 36 hours to come up with the solutions.
Tests were conducted on approximately 18,000 first year and third year students over the month.
Early results indicate gains in reading and math proficiency and increased digital fluency.
With Apollo Hospitals, Google will provide tailor-made info about commonly-searched symptoms.
Novelty, affordability and commercial viability of the proposed idea was the key to the award.