Lindsay Malloy

November 28, 2016

The future of cognitive services

When is the last time you used cognitive technology? To a developer, this isn’t a crazy question, but to people outside of the tech field, the answer is probably more along the lines of “what is cognitive technology?” Even though most people do not realize it, we are using cognitive services daily through our mobile […]

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September 9, 2016

Making the business case for Watson DevCon

As conference season gears up, most of us busy making plans and our shortlist for the rest of 2016. Much of that pre-planning involves securing the budget and making the business case for attendance. From actual conference cost to securing budget for travel, the road to getting sign off can be a tough one. Although […]

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August 17, 2016

Announcing World of Watson 2016

World of Watson 2016 is more than just a conference. It is a movement that will take place this October 24-27, featuring a personalized journey built just for you, inspiring talks with the world’s leading minds, and countless immersive cognitive experiences. The world of cognitive can help organizations build solutions that provide a unified view […]

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July 22, 2016

Cognitive services to improve your business strategy

What if data were put to better use? What if, instead of wasting the time, effort, and resources that go into managing it, we used more of that data for the benefit of businesses and the consumers they serve? Or maybe we should ask, what would you do with $2.01 billion dollars? $2.01 billion is […]

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July 12, 2016

How cognitive services work and why they are valuable

Exposing the magic of cognitive services Scientist and futurist Arthur C. Clarke once said, “Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” While things like empowering sales teams by predicting prospect behavior or traveling health alerts might seem like magic, there is no rabbit in a hat or trick up your sleeve required. These are […]

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June 14, 2016

Cognitive services in smart machines

Recently, Gartner released a report titled, “Cool Vendors in Smart Machines, 20161”. The report highlights “cool” vendors that provide practical applications of smart machine technologies that can do (at scale) what, five years ago, either required expensive human labor or could not be done at all. The report notes that, “These vendors are cool because, […]

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June 2, 2016

Break free from developer’s block

Practical application development advice overheard at the Samsung Developer Conference. Recently, David Kenny, General Manager of IBM Watson, shared the stage with people like Eric P. Consolazio, Vice President of IT Customer Solutions & Innovations Group at Cigna, and John Riccitiello, CEO of Unity, for the Inspirational Keynote at the 2016 Samsung Developer Conference (SDC) […]

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March 24, 2016

Cognitive Computing and the emerging opportunity for startups

The Global Internet population now represents 3.2 billion people. They are uploading more than 400 hours of video to YouTube every minute. Everyday they are sending 196.4 billion emails, tweeting about 500 million tweets and more than a billion people are active on Facebook. Every month, people post 52.8 million new posts on WordPress. There’s […]

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February 1, 2016

3 ways to increase your speed to market

IBM Watson Ecosystem partners have access to the support and capabilities offered by the IBM network. From building your business from the ground up or enhancing your existing solutions with the power of cognitive computing, Watson Ecosystem partners can grow their business with a network that will lead them to success. So the question on […]

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