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IBMer Supports Africa’s Future Innovators and Entrepreneurs


The finalists from the 2017 Innovate Kenya program are all in secondary schools, or are recent graduates of secondary schools from across the country. The 32 finalists just completed a...

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Education

May 9, 2017

Q&A with the Great Nephew of Alan Turing


Carrying on the legacy of a famous relative is a no easy task, particularly for someone as renown as Alan Turing, who is widely considered to be the father of...

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IBM Research-Africa

May 5, 2017

Millennial IBM scientists revolutionize cyber security operations from idea to...


As part of our agile design processes, we spent several weeks interviewing and sitting side-by-side with analysts at the IBM Managed Security Services (MSS) SOCs around the world, including Costa...

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Security

May 2, 2017

Quantum Algorithm Classifies 9,500 Handwritten Numbers


While still in their infancy, as quantum computers edge closer to surpassing classical computers, a new discipline is emerging called quantum machine learning. It's goal is to apply quantum information...

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Quantum Computing

March 13, 2017

IBM Researchers Take Home Innovation Prize for Semiconductor Research


IBM scientists have been recognized with the 2017 Compound Semiconductor Industry Innovation Award. The recognition is a culmination of five years of research by the Zurich-based team which is focused...

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Nanotechnology

March 8, 2017

“When you plan too much you will miss the opportunities...


After 37 years, Ton Engbersen has officially retired from IBM Research – Zurich. His career has spanned such diverse areas as image processing, chip design, communications technology, server technology, legacy...

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Cognitive Computing

February 28, 2017

Breaking 50: The Kenyan Government & IBM Research Collaborate to...


After a few meetings with the Industrialization Ministry the IBM lab in Kenya agreed to a joint collaboration focused on improving the country’s Ease of Doing Business ranking.

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Government

February 23, 2017

Of Big Brains and Tiny Devices: Here Comes the Internet...


The cognitive hypervisor is a versatile platform that shows an end to end integration from multiple wearable sensors in an edge computing device that interacts with the IBM Cloud to...

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Frontiers Institute

February 15, 2017

IBM & Warwick Image Highly Reactive Triangular Molecule for the...


Appearing today in Nature Nanotechnology, IBM scientists in collaboration with chemists at the University of Warwick have synthesized and characterized a tricky molecule called triangulene, also known as Clar’s hydrocarbon,...

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Nanotechnology

February 13, 2017

IBM Scientists Measure Heat-Transfer through Single Atoms


IBM scientists have measured the thermal conductance of metallic quantum point contacts made of gold down to the single-atom level at room temperature for the first time.

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February 6, 2017

IBM Research Teams up with Swiss University to Launch Degree...


To address this demand, in a collaboration with IBM scientists in Zurich, the Faculty of Informatics at the Università della Svizzera italiana in Lugano, Switzerland is now offering a unique,...

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February 1, 2017