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IBM Player Spotlight Built with IBM Watson

The Emerging Technology team within IBM Research UK, have been working with FOX Sports to enhance their viewer’s experience of watching ‘The Beautiful Game’. The IBM Player Spotlight Built with IBM Watson is an AI-powered tool built for the FOX Sports’ studio team to access complex statistical analyses using an easy-to-use conversational interface. With the […]

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Call for Code Finalists

Call for Code This year, IBM, in partnership with the American Red Cross, the UN, the Linux Foundation and many more, launched the Call for Code. Developers have revolutionised the way people live and interact with virtually everyone and everything. Where most people see challenges, developers see possibilities. The Call for Code is a multi-year, […]

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Emerging Technology at THINK 2018

Emerging Technology attended the THINK DevZone at IBM’s flagship THINK conference in Las Vegas, showcasing recent IoT projects!   Health and Safety IoT The first demonstration on offer was Bob – a lone construction worker working on an asset such as a powerline. Whilst Bob is working alone, his health and safety needs to be […]

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Kappa Architecture on Bluemix

During the last three years I’ve been responsible for helping the US Masters, Roland Garros and primarily Wimbledon understand how people are engaging with the events on social media. Their requirements have led to a messy combination of stream processing, batch processing and static indexing. I’ve started to look at how a Kappa architecture might […]

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The Inaugural ET Bluemix Experience Day

On Monday 12th May, 15 Emerging Technology engineers gathered in the Client Centre for our inaugural Bluemix Experience Day. The objective of the day was to bring together experts from across the IBM Emerging Technology Focus Areas to take a deep dive into IBM’s Codename: Bluemix platform and come up with ideas for new innovation […]

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