On blockchain and leaning in with new IBM Distinguished Engineer...


Vita Bortnikov has had to cross quite a few bridges - from her childhood in Ukraine, to choosing a career path after only two years in Israel, and through her...

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May 11, 2017

How to find your grandmother in a wedding video


The secret behind this technology is a new optimization process based on a scoring system for the division into scenes. The process finds the feature you’re looking for, and then...

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January 24, 2017

Building an open seamless science cloud


A Q&A with Ezra Silvera Ezra Silvera is an IBM researcher who has been tackling the challenge of massive scale data in the cloud’s virtual machines for over a decade....

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December 27, 2016

How we used IoT data to optimize wastewater treatment


Tweaking wastewater treatment operations allowed us to dramatically lower costs and reduce waste A city with 2 million people will likely have a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) that handles hundreds...

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August 16, 2016

What if you knew a traffic jam was about to...


We all know that hitting rush hour traffic could mean a long drive home. And the most you can do is try to beat it by leaving just before or...

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August 2, 2016

Career spotlight: Meet Cindy Eisner, cyber-detective


Since she was a child, Cindy Eisner, a senior technical staff member at IBM Research – Haifa, has loved watching whodunit detective shows on TV and reading suspense thrillers. Today,...

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June 6, 2016

It’s always harder to hack a moving target


When it comes to hacking, there are always new techniques being used by both us good guys who work in security, and the bad guys who are trying to exploit...

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April 13, 2016