By Deon Newman on March 20, 2018

What if your brand was truly connected?

At IBM, we’ve built a business by asking the big “what ifs”. And in my role, I spend most of my time thinking about the connectedness of things, and how AI and IoT are truly changing everything. With those two thoughts in mind, today I’m pleased to bring you a world of unlimited – and […]

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By Deon Newman on November 21, 2017

Happy connected Thanksgiving!

This week, many of us will be celebrating Thanksgiving. Lots of family, friends, food and entertaining. And when life is this busy, we all count of things going smoothly. And yet … what if you wake up Thanksgiving morning and the oven doesn’t work? Or your water heater breaks and floods your home while you’re […]

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By Deon Newman on November 15, 2017

The Genius of Customers: Innovation

The Genius of Things. It’s the perfect title for four global events we hosted in September and October. There, we brought partners, customers and IBMers together in Mumbai, Shanghai, Boston and Dubai. In four cities, with 2,100+ attendees, we were honored by the 80 clients who spoke on our behalf. So many amazing stories! That’s […]

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By Deon Newman on November 1, 2017

“Dare Mighty Things” for NASA/JPL Mars 2020 rover

“Dare Mighty Things” is the motto of the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab. And that’s just what they’re doing as they gear up for Mars 2020, the sequel to the Curiosity rover and the next phase in NASA’s ongoing Mars Exploration program. I had pleasure of learning more about the mission and meeting Tracy Van Houten […]

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By Deon Newman on June 21, 2016

Cognitive computing and the future of smart buildings

These are exciting times. The Internet of Things is changing the landscape of businesses and our experience as humans. It seems everything that touches us is changing, reforming, and changing more. Connectedness has broken down the silos of our life and is revealing possibilities for previously unimagined greatness. What is making IoT the hottest phenomenon […]

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