AI getting everywhere
The move to AI is making for some unlikely partners. AI expert IBM and McCormick, which sells spices and condiments, are teaming up to create new all-in-one spice packets.
Better than Wall Street predicted
Big Blue beat Wall Street's quarterly earnings estimates, posted its first annual revenue growth since 2011 and forecast a 2019 profit above expectations.
BT and Vodafone are teaming up with IBM to offer businesses a way to link different cloud computing systems.
MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab find GANs a powerful tool
Boffins working at MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab have been playing around with GANs, or generative adversarial networks, because they are providing clues about how neural networks learn and reason.
Google's AI supreme intelligence DeepMind has created a system that can quickly master any game including chess, Go, and Shogi, and do so without human guidance.
Personal data handling is irresponsible
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty joined a growing chorus of tech executives lambasting web platforms, like Google and Facebook, over their collection of user data and urged governments to target regulation at those companies.
New materials and processes
Big Blue has come up with some new materials and processes that could help improve the efficiency of chip production at the 7nm node and beyond.
IBM’s Artificial Intelligence Horizons Network now comprises eight top universities
The Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IIT-B) and IBM Research have announced a multi-year collaboration on research in artificial intelligence.
Things ain't wot they used to be
The ever shrinking Big Blue has said it will invest $3 billion over the next four years in a new 'Internet of Things" unit, aiming to sell its expertise in gathering and making sense of the surge in real-time data that the Internet of Stuff will generate.
55 billion cycles which is more than Bejing