IBM and Unity use Watson AI for games
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Wednesday, 21 February 2018 17:05

IBM and Unity use Watson AI for games


Star Trek Bridge Crew and AR and VR games

It is not every day when heavyweight of the Artificial Intelligence market, IBM, announces that its Watson AI will end up in the Unity engine targeting future AR and VR games.

MIT comes up with a new power saving neural chip
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IBM declares it a "a huge step forward"

MIT boffins have emerged from their smoke filled labs with a neural network chip that could reduce the power consumption of devices by 95 percent.

IBM sues over diversity head-hunt
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Tuesday, 13 February 2018 10:33

IBM sues over diversity head-hunt


Resigned to compete claim


Biggish Blue has sued its former executive Lindsay-Rae McIntyre, who was named Microsoft new chief diversity officer over the weekend, alleging violation of a one-year non-competitive agreement.

IBM revenue rises
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Friday, 19 January 2018 10:31

IBM revenue rises


First time in 23 quarters

IBM's revenue rose for the first time in 23 quarters, beating Wall Street estimates and indicating that the company is back, thanks mostly to its cloud ambitions.

IBM and Maersk team up on blockchain-based company
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Blockchain for shipping and supply

IBM and Danish transport and logistics company Maersk are teaming up to create an as yet unnamed Blockchain-based shipping and supply chain company.

IBM still breaking patent records
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Tuesday, 09 January 2018 10:38

IBM still breaking patent records


Still inventing like a mad thing


While the media attention has shifted away from Biggish Blue in the hardware world, there are signs that the company is still quietly getting on with it and inventing things.

IBM urged not to repeat its past
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Friday, 17 November 2017 12:16

IBM urged not to repeat its past


Don’t help another right-wing government purge foreigners

IBM, the company which once helped Nazi Germany efficiently genocide Jews, communists, and Roma is now being asked not to help another right-wing government purge foreigners from its borders.

IBM might be headed for a kicking
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Thursday, 16 November 2017 12:37

IBM might be headed for a kicking


Wall Street predicting Square will make its eyes water

One of the top performing hedge funds is betting that shares of the ever-shrinking Biggish Blue are set to fall.

Biggish Blue expands its “quantum” cloud computing
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Powered by millions of dead or alive cats
 
The ever shrinking Big Blue is expanding what it calls quantum computing as a cloud service.

SCO versus IBM case resurrected
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Monday, 06 November 2017 12:55

SCO versus IBM case resurrected


Someone cut off its head

A federal appeals court has now partially ruled in favour of the SCO Group, breathing new life into a lawsuit and a company - now bankrupt and nearly dead - that has been suing IBM for almost 15 years.