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IBM is using self-driving car technology to power a new patient monitor for seniors

June 14th, 2019 at 8:16 am » Comments Off

The 65+ Age Group Will Make Up a Growing Portion of the US Population  IBM Watson is trying its hand at in-home health monitoring with a new system that combines IBM’s machine learning software with cutting-edge Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) sensors to paint an accurate, real-time picture of seniors’ daily lives. IBM’s teaming up […]

IBM AI fails to beat human debating champion

February 17th, 2019 at 12:57 pm » Comments Off

Harish Natarajan triumphed over the bot in a rapid-fire challenge. After suffering defeat to AI at Go and Dota 2, the battle between man and machine was starting to look a little one-sided. But a human has finally notched up a win against our future robot overlords. Champion debater Harish Natarajan triumphed in a live […]

IBM researchers predict 5 innovations will change our lives in 5 years

February 15th, 2019 at 12:46 pm » Comments Off

IBM Research has a long history of inventing the future, so the big tech company’s researchers take their predictions seriously. Today they are revealing their annual “5 in 5” predictions, which detail five innovations that will change our lives in the next five years. IBM will talk about the predictions at its Think 2019 event […]

8 companies offering work-from-home jobs that don’t require a college degree

February 4th, 2019 at 1:01 pm » Comments Off

In an effort to secure the best talent on the market, more and more companies are expanding their applicant pool to include professionals without a traditional college degree. Job search site Glassdoor compiled a list of who some of these companies are, with top employers like Apple, Google and IBM making the cut. Recently, FlexJobs […]

IBM unveils its first commercial quantum computer

January 14th, 2019 at 12:37 pm » Comments Off

  IBM Q System One At CES, IBM today announced its first commercial quantum computer for use outside of the lab. The 20-qubit system combines into a single package the quantum and classical computing parts it takes to use a machine like this for research and business applications. That package, the IBM Q system, is […]

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