By Lynne Slowey on September 2, 2016

IoT India Congress 2016: Interview with Sanjay Bramhawar

Sanjay Bramhawar is IBM’s Global Head & Managing Partner Strategic Business Development, IBM Watson Internet of Things. He’ll be speaking at IoT India Congress, held on 6th – 8th September 2016. Question: In the digitally disruptive world, where would you place Watson IoT? Sanjay: Let’s start first with the Internet of Things, and then talk […]

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By Karen Lewis on September 2, 2016

Meet Cognitive Candy creator, Igor Ramos

Cognitive Candy is an internet connected candy dispensing machine that uses Watson IoT Lab Dashboard, Blockchain and IoT Real-Time Insights, and is built on Raspberry Pi. Candy gives away treats to people if she “feels” like doing so. If you want to receive candy, all you have to do is engage her in a friendly […]

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By Karen Lewis on September 2, 2016

Meet ecosystem builder and master connector of silicon to the cloud, Dave Locke

Last week I had the pleasure of meeting up with Dave Locke in the IBM Hursley Innovation Center.  Dave Locke is one of the master ecosystem builders – working in the IBM Watson IoT Business Unit.  Dave’s main day job is helping to build out the Watson IoT ecosystem of partners – which includes companies […]

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By Karen Lewis on September 2, 2016

IBM and AT&T partner to help developers build IoT solutions

Learn how IBM and AT&T are partnering to empower IoT developers. IoT has opened up a world of possibilities, yet such technology has also created a wide array of challenges for businesses. Learn how IBM and AT&T can help you gain insights and improve productivity. Read how AT&T are bring new enhancements to the Watson […]

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By Jen Clark on September 2, 2016

IoT at the Paralympics: the connected swimming cap

Connected swimming cap is an innovation for the Paralympics A Bluetooth-connected swimming cap could radically impact blind swimming at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio this September. Developed by Samsung and Cheil Spain, the swim cap automatically alerts blind swimmers when to turn around for another length. The device, as yet only available to elite […]

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By Karen Lewis on September 1, 2016

Meet Master Inventor & IoT Evangelist, Andy Stanford-Clark

We sat down to chat with Andy Stanford-Clark, IBM Distinguished Engineer for the Internet of Things. Andy is also one of IBM’s Master Inventors – which means, among other things, he invents lots of cool things and gets lots of patents. Andy’s current role is Distinguished Engineer for IBM Watson Internet of Things Platform, which means he […]

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By Karen Lewis on September 1, 2016

IBM and Intel: Teaming up to speed up and simplify IoT development

Intel and IBM are collaborating to provide developers with a complete set of development tools for IoT from the edge to the cloud. Commercial IoT developers can now combine hardware, software, training and starter assets to quickly envision, prototype, test and deploy commercial-grade IoT solutions. Check out the Developer Kit. Here’s how you can get […]

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By Ali Nawab on September 1, 2016

The making of a connected soccer game at Cannes Lions, 2016

On June 20th 2016, on the beach in Cannes, France, The Girls Lounge and two of their partners IBM and AOL were joined by super stars Mia Hamm and Abby Wambach to make a statement: that we win with the power of teamwork. IBM and Kiwi.ai transformed this pick-up game of soccer on the beach in Cannes into an […]

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By Jen Clark on August 31, 2016

IBM and Whirlpool: an innovative partnership

IBM & Whirlpool – designed for innovation In January this year, Whirlpool Corporation announced a collaboration connecting Whirlpool home appliances with IBM Watson Services. We are excited to share a link to the final TV spot on YouTube, which will air during the US Open on Monday, 8/29, on ESPN and ESPN2 and as part […]

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By Karen Lewis on August 31, 2016

ARM® mbed™ IoT Starter Kit

IBM and ARM have worked together to create the ARM® mbed™ IoT Starter Kit. It provides the user with a sleek out of the box experience. See how this kit would be beneficial in making new products and applications integrated in the cloud. Check out the Recipes for this kit and watch the video below.

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By Karen Lewis on August 31, 2016

Creating a new market with the help of IBM Watson IoT Platform

A discussion with James McKenzie, CEO of PhotonStar Heating, ventilation, air conditioning and lighting represent the largest energy costs for businesses and prime targets for suppliers of Smart Building systems. Vendors claim that understanding detailed energy usage patterns and being able to control and manage consumption based on that information will deliver results to the […]

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By Karen Lewis on August 31, 2016

Use Watson IoT Platform and Node-RED to bring a dinosaur to life

Get your dinosaur to roar The IoT is the convergence of the physical and digital worlds, with data being fed to the cloud from different devices for different purposes. The challenge for many developers lies in getting data from their device to a place that they can analyze and respond to this data. Experts in […]

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