The Best of Minds: IBM’s Commitment to Advancing AI Research...


During the past year, the Cognitive Horizons Network has quickly generated results, including more than 70 peer-reviewed publications about the development of core technologies needed to advance the promise of...

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AI

September 20, 2017

MIT and IBM: putting our “minds and hands” together to...


Through the MIT-IBM Watson AI Lab, IBM and MIT will achieve fundamental scientific breakthroughs at the heart of AI today and into the future.

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AI

September 6, 2017

Solving AI’s moving-target search problem at IJCAI 2017


As we look to get from point A to point B, people increasingly have options that go beyond the typical bus or taxi. Various flavours of ride and car sharing...

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AI

August 28, 2017

Two IBM Researchers to Speak at TEDGlobal 2017 in Africa


Representing IBM’s Africa Labs scientists Drs. Abdigani Diriye and David Moinina Sengeh, will be participating. The duo will give talks about AI in healthcare, machine learning and entrepreneurship on the...

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IBM Research-Africa

August 27, 2017

Brain-Inspired AI: How Neuroscience Helps to Advance Machine Learning


Taking inspiration from the brain, a team of IBM researchers used AI machine learning techniques to develop computational models of attention and memory. They developed two important innovations that enable...

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AI

August 25, 2017

Removing the hunch in data science with AI-based automated feature...


For data scientists, predictive modeling is the practice of predicting future outcomes using statistical models. The cornerstone of successful predictive modeling, known as feature engineering, happens to be the most...

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AI

August 23, 2017

IBM Research at IJCAI: Pushing new AI frontiers from Down...


For the first time in 26 years, Australia is hosting the globally revered International Joint Conference for Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI). The greatest minds in artificial intelligence (AI) from across the...

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AI

August 18, 2017

IBM Scientists and Designers Mentor Start-Ups on Mandela Day in...


A few weeks ago IBM scientists and local design consultants spent the day mentoring and training four groups of about a dozen South African aspiring start-ups and entrepreneurs identified through...

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IBM Research-Africa

August 11, 2017

IBM Research achieves record deep learning performance with new software...


Summary: IBM Research publishes in arXiv close to ideal scaling with new distributed deep learning software which achieved record communication overhead and 95% scaling efficiency on the Caffe deep learning framework...

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AI

August 8, 2017

Learning to answer non-trivial questions: reasoning over knowledge bases with deep...


The latest research from IBM Research’s AI Foundations team creates a state-of-the-art system for automatically answering questions by making use of knowledge bases, and will be presented as an oral...

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Cognitive Computing

August 1, 2017

Cognitive AR to give you superhero vision


The other day my son asked me to explain what I do at work. I told him that our team builds technology that can answer your questions just by pointing...

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Cognitive Computing

July 26, 2017