March 2, 2016

The Developer Challenge: What will you build?

There’s a lot you can do with the Watson Developer Cloud APIs. I know many of the uses, but I guarantee you I wouldn’t be able to come close to telling you all the possibilities. To be honest, the best ideas have always come from our community anyway. Startup starters, hackathon hackers, and developing developers […]

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February 25, 2016

Startup junkie advice for both entrepreneurs and enterprises

Not every startup CEO can say they were able to grow their business to a point where they were acquired. Even fewer can say they did it twice. But that is exactly the case for AlchemyAPI Founder and CEO Elliot Turner. Turner launched his first startup, MimeStar, a software development company focused on network intrusion […]

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February 22, 2016

Tone check your communication with Watson

    How many times have you sat in front of your laptop and read over your email worried about how your email would be interpreted by the recipient? Or spent hours and hours working on a press release, concerned that the tone may not be aligned with your target objective? These are just a […]

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February 17, 2016

Watson A.I. XPRIZE,
a cognitive computing challenge

The partnership between humans and technology has produced some of society’s most groundbreaking modern achievements. Today as we enter into the next great era of technology driven by advancements in A.I. and Cognitive Computing that can learn, think and understand like humans, we’re seeing firsthand the power these technologies hold when it comes to making […]

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February 3, 2016

Why business leaders are choosing a cognitive business approach

IBM Watson has been making big moves in the past year to ensure they are at the forefront of the API economy. A prime example of this is IBM’s purchase of AlchemyAPI, a deep learning AI technology. With this acquisition IBM has been able to accelerate its development of next generation cognitive computing applications, as well […]

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January 25, 2016

Creativity and the dev: How coders have transformed the way we invent

Despite the reputation of developers as being linear-thinking—and despite the enterprise imperative for useful and practical software tools—the job of developing applications requires an ability to see past the immediate scope of the project. By imagining beyond what already exists and then building code to realize that vision, the best developers do more than drive […]

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January 21, 2016

Build and deploy: Get your app ready for success

More than ever, developers are awash in tools, platforms and applications designed to help build the next big thing. Now, choice is a good thing, but with such a flood of options, making the right call for your team and business goals is tough. You’ve probably heard of IBM Watson that competed on Jeopardy!. Watson, […]

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