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With Watson, Guardio helps parents protect kids from cyberbullying

Cyberbullying presents a huge challenge for parents and children. Online harassment affects more than half of adolescents, but most cases are not reported. Cyberbullying is more invasive than traditional bullying. Victims can no longer leave their bullies at the school gates. Instead, the threats and insults follow them everywhere, day and night. Most perpetrators are […]

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Recruiting assistant uses cognitive technology to find the best job candidates

Much of a recruiter’s day is consumed by administrative tasks such as reviewing résumés and scheduling pre-screens within very demanding time constraints. Because every job posted gets an average of 250 applications, recruiters — even though they typically spend just six seconds on each résumé — aren’t able to consider every candidate. Often, they struggle […]

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Translation as a service bolsters customer service via IBM Bluemix platform

Let’s say the owner of a small hotel in France wants to attract international tourists from China. The hotelier must translate the hotel’s website and reservation system, which seems like a difficult and time-consuming project. The hotelier might send content to a translation agency via email. It could take two or three weeks for the […]

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