July 16, 2018

Building trust in the age of AI – How businesses can build fairness into their machine learning models

Every organization that develops or uses AI, or hosts or processes data, must do so in ways that allow them to rationalize the decisions or recommendations in a way that is easily consumable. Let's examine Forrester's recommendations how organizations can leverage AI for the good of humankind, while avoiding the ethical pitfalls associated with perceived discrimination.

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July 13, 2018

Improving the accuracy & speed of translations with Neural Machine Translation

Neural Machine Translation technology comes standard in the IBM Watson Language Translator service. NMT is an advanced machine translation method based on deep learning, the development of which has led to remarkable improvements in translation fluency and the achievement of higher human evaluations.

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July 12, 2018

Improving productivity: IBM ranked leader in AI-based text analytics platforms by Forrester Wave

IBM has been named a leader in AI-Based Text Analytics Platforms by The Forrester Wave ™, Forrester's rigorous evaluation of vendors in a software, hardware, or services market. Watson Discovery, Watson Explorer, and Watson Natural Language Understanding’s strengths and weaknesses were assessed alongside seven other providers.

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June 30, 2018

How Watson text-to-speech AI helped an author bring his book’s main character to life

Discover how one author used IBM Watson Text to Speech to help bring his literary character to life. Text to Speech synthesizes text to audio in various languages, voices and dialects.

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June 29, 2018

Watson calling – Improve telephone-based customer service and brand perception

According to a new 2018 survey on IVRs, 83% of respondents said they would avoid a company after a poor experience with an interactive voice response system. Learn about Watson Assistant, a service which can interact with end users using natural language, and is already in use for text-based interactions.

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June 29, 2018

How an IBM Watson engineer is harnessing the power of AI for the greater good

Nisarga Markandaiah, a member of the IBM Watson team, shares insight on her role as a natural language processing and machine learning software engineer, and how she’s focused on building the technologies that are shaping the world for tomorrow.

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June 26, 2018

Updates to Watson Visual Recognition – 
Price reduction for Custom Classification, and 
Food and Explicit Models are now GA

Announcing updates to the IBM Watson Visual Recognition: A price reduction for Custom Classification events, and two models becoming generally available. Our blog highlights all these exciting changes.

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June 26, 2018

How Watson Education, Scholastic and Edmodo are using AI to close the learning gap

IBM is excited to announce two new collaborations with Scholastic and Edmodo. Expanding our reach in this way will give educators the resources they need to ensure that there is no gap between what a student is expected to learn and what he or she has actually learned.

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June 25, 2018

Faster data discovery and access – Forrester Names IBM a Leader in Machine Learning Data Catalogs

IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog was recently recognized by Forrester as a Leader in: “The Forrester Wave™: Machine Learning Data Catalogs, Q2 2018.” IBM’s MLDC offering, Watson Knowledge Catalog, is a powerful tool that developers and data scientists can use to index all the available data sets in their business.

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