IBM Watson APIs

October 8, 2018

Migrating IBM Watson Service Instances from VLAN to VRF

IBM Watson services will automatically change all accounts to support Virtual Routing and Forwarding (VRF), making it easier to connect to private endpoints. The upgrade will occur Saturday, November 10th from 5:30 PM US Eastern to 6:00 PM US Eastern in order to minimize impact to you and your customers’ workloads.

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September 30, 2018

IBM Watson AI Services Enabling IAM and Resource Groups

The IBM Watson Group is aligning with the larger IBM Cloud strategy for account organization and access control to service instances. This involves enabling Identity and Access Management (IAM) and Resource Groups in US-South (Dallas) and EU-DE (Frankfurt) data centers.

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February 26, 2018

Watson Visual Recognition – Changes to Face Model

Watson Visual Recognition's new Face Model is now available in public beta. The Celebrity Model is being retired April 2, 2018. Read more.

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December 21, 2017

Happy Birthday Watson Discovery

Watson Discovery is one year old! We are proud of how Discovery has evolved over the last year, now serving as a powerful insight engine on IBM Cloud. We released several milestone features over the year including passage retrieval, relevancy training, anomaly detection, semantic match, cross-collection federation while improving our tooling user experience, language support, […]

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September 8, 2017

TJBot goes to London, Twilio SIGNAL style

If you haven't already heard, SIGNAL London, a one–day conference by Twilio, is bringing together leading thinkers

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August 28, 2017

Clouded vision: How financial institutions can gain a clearer view of cloud computing opportunities

While most industries have enthusiastically embraced cloud computing, there is still a widespread perception in the financial services sector that adopting cloud services is either too risky from a security or availability perspective, or outright impossible under current regulatory conditions.

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August 8, 2017

Watson Discovery Service Updates for News and NLP

We are updating the Watson Discovery Service, by making a few key changes to our APIs to future-proof our technology and offer more flexibility to users.

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July 5, 2017

Watson Visual Recognition Sees Further Enhancements for General Tagging Feature

Under-the-hood improvements to the general tagging feature of Visual Recognition have expanded its ability to accurately recognize the overall scene of an image. Read more.

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June 7, 2017

Twilio Signal recap: Now is the most exciting time to be a developer

At Twilio SIGNAL 2017, I hosted a breakout session with Michael Ludden, Director of IBM Watson Labs, titled “Innovation in the Cognitive Era.” With the prevalence of new technology, inspiring all kinds of innovation and disruption, now is the most exciting time to be a developer.

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