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National Cookie Day, the IoT way

Written by Laura Langendorf | December 4, 2017 | Blog

As if we needed another excuse to indulge during the holidays … Happy National Cookie Day! It’s the 30th anniversary of this delicious event, designed to get us baking, sharing and eating. And we do love our cookies; each year, we spend more than $550 million  … on just Oreos! Bitesized cookie history Before we ...read more


InterConnect keynote: Harriet Green

Written by Harriet Green | March 20, 2017 | Blog

When hype gave way to reality When I first started running the IoT business for IBM, I spent a lot of time promoting the technology itself; persuading people of the potential of IoT with impressive statistics: 20 billion connected devices by 2020; $11 trillion in economic value by 2025. But I don’t do any of ...read more


The Watson IoT Global Headquarters is open

Written by Harriet Green | February 16, 2017 | Blog

A little over a year ago, I announced our intention to build a world-class innovation center for IoT in Munich. Today, we celebrate the opening of that center and get to work on defining the future of this world-changing technology. We’ve come a long way When we announced the Watson IoT Global Headquarters in December ...read more


The Internet of Things: changing the way we live

Written by Harriet Green | September 7, 2016 | Home

By Harriet Green, Global Head of Watson Internet of Things We live in an age of immense technological and social change, much of which has been brought about by the emergence of such advanced technologies as cognitive computing, the Internet of Things and robotics. In fact, the current pace of change and the potential for ...read more


IBM and Whirlpool: an innovative partnership

Written by Jen Clark | August 31, 2016 | Home, Platform

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 ...read more