IBM scientists demo social simulator


This week at SuperComputing 17 in Denver, Colorado, the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) is introducing series of demos, including new research from IBM scientists in Japan which can...

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Open Source

November 17, 2017

Bio-inspired machine learning goes open source


Since our bio-inspired machine learning technology “Dynamic Boltzmann Machine (DyBM)” debuted in the fall of 2015, we received many comments on the music demo and human evolution image that we...

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Open Source

November 2, 2017

IoT neurons go macro, go global with DyBM


Imagine covering the globe with a sheet of artificial, internet-enabled neurons. And these Internet of Things (IoT) neurons could send their local information to other neurons just like the synapses...

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Internet of Things

October 3, 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 Research at CVPR 2017: Helping AI systems to see...


IBM Research is a leading player in the field of computer vision. Here's a look at the papers, demos and innovations we'll share at CVPR 2017.

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AI

July 19, 2017

IBM’s Spark scientists show off their latest code at Summit


Since its inaugural event in 2013, thousands of developers, scientists, analysts, researchers and executives from around the globe have trekked to the Spark Summit to talk about how the open...

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Big Data Analytics

June 1, 2017

Realizing a barrier-free society


Field experiment at a busy shopping district in Tokyo Tokyo’s underground consists of miles of pedestrian walkways, extensive shopping arcades and a subway network. It stretches for hundreds of kilometers...

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Accessibility

February 14, 2017

The mechanisms of intelligence


Yasunori Yamada, a computational neuroscientist at IBM Research – Tokyo, has long been fascinated by human intelligence, consciousness and robots. “We humans can learn autonomously, behave flexibly, and exploit and...

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July 18, 2016

Bot with wooden body keeps lectures lively


Hand-made telepresence robot helps improve classroom communication “Today’s lecture is about cognitive computing, and its impact on… blah, blah, blah…” The lecturer begins to drone on. And, worse, the students...

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Accessibility

May 23, 2016

Serving up sake bistro analysis


BM Research-Tokyo’s Tetsuya Nasukawa is known as the inventor of TAKMI. It is a cognitive technology that mines unstructured data to identify hidden knowledge and give insights to businesses for...

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February 25, 2016

Tired of answering questions? Let a smart machine help.


Koichi Kamijo, a scientist at IBM’s research lab in Tokyo was only 20 questions into a 300-question life insurance form. And he was already exhausted. There had to be an...

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November 20, 2015