Industry technology, innovation, transformation

Researchers are using AI to help people break bad habits

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | February 6, 2020 | AI, Data, Healthcare

Want to quit smoking or exercise more? Algorithms for behavioral health can help. more

Howard University transforms its technology to propel STEM, diversity, research

Written by Justine Jablonska | February 4, 2020 | Cloud, Data, Deep Dive...

Howard University’s network infrastructure transformation lays the foundation to promote student campus life and advance STEM program technology. more

IBM Engineer Nedlaya Francisco loves solving new problems

Written by Cynthia Cunniff | November 14, 2019 | Big Thinkers, Data

Nedlaya Francisco holds 37 patents, grew up on Shiprock Reservation, runs marathons, and mentors Native high school students: “It’s fun seeing tech though their eyes.” more

Harvesting data to help feed a growing world

Written by Karam Singh Sethi | November 6, 2019 | Automation, Data, Retail and Consumer Products

As climate change puts pressure on food production, the agriculture industry turns to technology for help. more

How Stockholm broke its gridlock with congestion pricing

Written by Justine Jablonska | October 17, 2019 | Data, Government, IoT

Traffic went down—and stayed down—25 percent more

Security, not brands, will drive auto consumers in 2030

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | September 17, 2019 | Automotive, Customer Experience, Data

As more consumers turn to their phone, not their key chain, to get around, brand loyalty could diminish if automakers cannot find a way to standout. more

Banking on data to disrupt human trafficking

Written by Justine Jablonska | September 12, 2019 | Banking, Data, IoT

“If you can track the money, you can track the people.” more

How IoT insurance is helping Groupama reduce claims and accidents

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | August 30, 2019 | Data, Insurance, IoT

Telematics insurance is driving a transformation of the auto insurance industry. Risk pools and actuarial tables are giving way to real data on real drivers in the real world. more

Meet the Swedish drone enthusiasts combating crop disease

Written by Matt A.V. Chaban | August 26, 2019 | AI, Data, Retail and Consumer Products

Mats Persson didn't want to help save Sweden's potato crops or cut down on pesticide use—he and his fellow IBMers just wanted to play with some new drones. more