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Dog Vision: Putting Dogs and Doing Good Together at IBM

(3 min read) By Joel Joseph I’m a huge dog lover, like the biggest dog person you’ll ever meet. And as a dog person, the biggest problem for me is that I have no dogs at home. That’s why I decided to go to the Humane Society this summer and see how hard it would […]

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Cool Projects, Challenging Tasks, and a Supportive Team: Our First Year as Developer Advocates

(3 min read) With Thato Tshetlhanyane and Kefentse Mathibe The IBM Developer Advocacy is a graduate program that hones tech professionals to educate developers about a specific technology and grow a community of researchers, students, educators, and coders on the path toward achieving a unique advantage. In this program, Developer Advocates become part of a […]

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What Is Blockchain? How To Start A Career In This Emergent Tech Field

(3 min read) No matter what your field is, there’s a good chance you have heard about blockchain, the tech that powers the cryptocurrency craze. But blockchain is certainly not identical to Bitcoin or any cryptocurrency. Its uses are far and wide, with many of them undoubtedly yet to be discovered. So, what is blockchain […]

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Code and Response Codeathon: Using Open Source Tech to Tackle Real World Issues

By Thomas Galeon (7 min read) In April 2019, IBM successfully ran the first “Code and Response Codeathon” at UC Berkeley in partnership with the Clinton Global Initiative University (CGI U). Code and Response is a platform for developers and IBM partners around the world to create innovative applications that will aid in natural disasters. Individuals as well […]

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Index San Francisco- Inspiring Education and Collaboration Among Developers

By Willie Tejada Last February, IBM brought together partners and competitors for the first annual conference made for developers, by developers—putting our reputation on the line to prove how committed we are to empowering developers from startups, to enterprise, and everyone in between. Sponsors and attendees agreed: Index was a healthy mix of great speakers […]

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The Value of Computer Science and How Unexpected Turns Can Play A Huge Role In Your Career

Elizabeth Daly is a Research Scientist. She is currently leading the Cognitive Analytics team for IBM Research Labs-Ireland. Her team is developing innovative solutions for interactive AI where systems influence users, and users influence systems. We got to chat with her, and in this interview she shares some of her experiences as a woman in […]

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This Spider-Blocker Has Some Sound Advice About What To Do With Your Inventions

In 2002, Stefan Lehmann made a giant leap. He moved from the shores of the Baltic sea to the dry heat of Tucson, Arizona. While there’s plenty of “beach” in his new home, but no water, Stefan’s liquid assets—his innovative mind and client-centric focus—are celebrated at the IBM Systems Storage Hub in Tucson. In his […]

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10 Good Reasons to Design for Teams

By Kirsten Brunner McDonald At IBM, we have made great strides in our mainframe offerings by considering and building empathy for users. The user-centric approach has provided innovation, creativity, and ultimately better experiences. As IT experiences are becoming increasingly complex, so is the world around us. The new generation of customer expects individualization, responsiveness, integration […]

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TED@IBM 2017: Dare to Ask “Why Not”

TED@IBM is an annual event with talks exploring the relationship between technology and humanity. The most recent one was held in San Francisco in December 2017 with the theme “Why Not?” Alexa Youssefian shares with us her learnings and insights from her favorite talks at the event. By Alexa Youssefian  To build big, you need […]

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Teaching Computers to See and Understand Disease

On this issue of the IBM Patent Leadership Series, we are featuring Maria Gabrani, a member of the IBM Research team based in Switzerland. The IBM Patent Leadership series marks IBM’s 25th consecutive year leading in patent grants. The series consists of innovation stories from remarkable IBMers who help make this company what it is […]

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Five Talks Worth Spreading from TED@IBM 2017

TED@IBM is an annual event with talks exploring the relationship between technology and humanity. The most recent one was held in San Francisco last December 2017 with the theme “Why Not?” Madeleine Matthews attended the event, and shares with us her learnings and insights from her favorite talks. By: Madeleine Matthews “Why Not?” This was […]

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