On Monday, International Business Machines corp. (IBM) and Salesforce agreed to integrate their artificial intelligence platforms - the Watson AI platform and the Einstein AI platform - to provide better offerings to customers.
Business Tech March 8, 2017
IBM Watson will soon be used to help third grade teachers prepare lessons for their students. Initially, the system will be helpful to math teachers but more subjects are expected to be added in the near term.
Computers September 29, 2016
IBM and Cisco are combining their enterprise-related applications to produce highly efficient programs for the work sector. These app collaborations are expected to improve workflows found in an office setting to boost productivity.
Business Tech July 2, 2016
A new concierge can answer all the answers of guests at Hilton Hotels. Developed by IBM, Connie, is an interactive-learning robot that can answer a wide array of questions.
FUTURE TECH March 10, 2016
Although the agreement for the acquisition was initially reported in October, the purchase became official Friday.
Business January 29, 2016
We're not saying your fridge is going to cure cancer, but there's value in all that data.
FUTURE TECH December 15, 2015
IBM has announced a partnership with the Boston Children's Hospital that will see the Watson 'cognitive computer' being put to work on rare diseases found in children.
Computers November 10, 2015
IBM is reportedly nearing a deal to acquire the digital and data assets of Weather Co. for as high as over $2 billion. The acquisition will not include the Weather Channel.
Business October 28, 2015
IBM continues to add new capabilities to the Watson artificial intelligence system, which started with one initial API that it used to win against human competitors in the popular TV quiz show Jeopardy.
Computers September 25, 2015
American technology company IBM announced that it will purchase medical image company Merge Healthcare Inc. for $1 billion and combine it with its own health analytics division supported by the IBM Watson supercomputer.
Life August 8, 2015
Surrey, BC residents can now turn to Watson for answers to their city services questions.
Apps/Software July 22, 2015
IBM and Bon Appétit team up to release a web app aimed at unleashing creativity in the kitchen. All Chef Watson needs is one ingredient to start suggesting unique flavor pairings.
June 26, 2015
IBM partners with Apple, Johnson & Johnson and Medtronics to boost Watson Health Cloud capabilities, taking advantage of personalized information to improve how health care is delivered to patients.
Life April 14, 2015
Watson starts to learn Japanese and will begin to understand the intricacies of the language, thanks to IBM's partnership with SoftBank. IBM and SoftBank are working together to drive Watson deeper into Japan's enterprise, strengthening each others' presence in the country while doing so.
FUTURE TECH February 11, 2015
IBM's smart computer, Watson, teams up with biotechnology company Pathway Genomics: the two pair up for a mobile app that will help you monitor your health using your genetic information.
Internet Culture November 13, 2014
IBM's Jeopardy-winning supercomputer is reading tweets now. Watson's insights could help businesses gauge the health of their products and services, while helping them adjust to new trends.
Deals October 29, 2014
IBM Watson opens its global headquarters in New York City, starts gaining a strong foothold in the industry as businesses, developers and schools build projects on Watson’s back.
Computers October 8, 2014
IBM's Watson is empowering industries around the world with cognitive computing and delivering analytics services to all. The 'Jeopardy' star is changing the way the world works, says IBM.
Internet October 8, 2014
IBM unveils Watson Analytics, its own cloud-computing analytics tool that will simplify big data for business users.
Business September 17, 2014
IBM offers Watson's analytical services to businesses large and small. The supercomputer will use natural language dialogue to help users collect, crunch and carry out actions on data analyzed by Watson Analytics.
Apps/Software September 16, 2014
A supercomputer that once appeared on Jeopardy! is now assisting scientists in researching - and inspiring - new discoveries. Say hello to IBM Watson Discovery Advisor.
Animals August 31, 2014
IBM announced the release of the Watson Discovery Advisor, a tool that can be used by researchers to take advantage of the capabilities of the Watson supercomputer. The Baylor College of Medicine and Johnson & Johnson have already used the tool to great effect.
Computers August 28, 2014
IBM developed a new system for its Watson supercomputer that is helping researchers target proteins that cause cancer. The computer found six new proteins in only a month to help fight cancer.
Internet Culture August 28, 2014
Watson supercomputer to help researchers wade through massive amounts of data looking for connections to advance science. What used to take months could be accomplished in hours.
FUTURE TECH August 28, 2014
An IBM Watson prototype will assist doctors to analyze brain cancer genome.
Life March 23, 2014
Watson, IBM's supercomputer, is whipping up meals for the SXSW crowd. Say hello to Cognitive Kitchen.
Society March 9, 2014
After what seemed like forever, IBM is finally pushing Watson commercially. The company has invited developers to create apps using Watson.
Apps/Software February 27, 2014
IBM said it will make available Watson AI technology available to third party software developers.
FUTURE TECH November 18, 2013