Discovery and Exploration

August 14, 2017

How Watson AI is helping companies stay ahead of hackers and cybersecurity attacks

Cybercrime is projected to cause $6 trillion in damages by 2021. There is no way to manually read and analyze the huge volumes of unstructured data that security analysts need to process. Watson's AI allows systems to continuously learn by constantly analyzing billions of data points to detect patterns and even predict attacks before they occur, helping clients analyze threats up to 50% faster.

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August 7, 2017

Australian startup Oovvuu defies shrinking advertising revenue challenges with Watson

In the fight against shrinking ad dollars, fake news, ever smaller editorial and news staff and increasingly dominant social media platforms, Oovvuu is using Watson to better connect viewers to the most relevant video and news content, generating valuable new advertising revenues for media and news organizations. Their platform can match up to 1000 videos to relevant news articles in less than a second — a 2400% increase over manual methods.

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August 4, 2017

AI is the future of cybersecurity – How Watson helps detect threats faster and better protect your organization

Not having complete context and a holistic, real-time view of cyber threats puts an organization at a huge risk. Global ransomware attacks will exceed $5 billion in damages this year, up from $325 million in 2015. Learn how AI is being used to transform the cybersecurity industry and help analysts identity threats and resolve them faster than ever before.

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July 31, 2017

How enriched and faster news discovery fuels business development and growth

Watson Discovery News is like having a large team of tireless researchers vigilantly seeking opportunities and threats in news and blog content, only faster, and with more precision. Watson's NLP-enriched news search sources from more than 100,000 outlets, with 300,000 new articles added daily, in real-time. Build powerful news queries in under five minutes.

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July 11, 2017

AI-to-AI communication in advertising increases brand safety and improves ad performance

Watson helps ad agency Rocket Fuel interpret millions of articles to identify sentiment, and negative and positive keywords, transforming millions of data points into predictive marketing intelligence, and improving brand safety and ad performance.

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July 6, 2017

How Wimbledon is using IBM Watson AI to power highlights, analytics and enriched fan experiences

As the official IT consultant to Wimbledon for 28 years, IBM delivers new levels of engagement for attendees and 70 million online fans. Watson is analyzing 22 years of data and 53,713,514 tennis data points. A Watson-powered digital assistant helps fans around the venue.

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June 21, 2017

IBM Watson at VivaTech 2017: AI trends, new Watson-powered startups and more

The VivaTech Conference was back in Paris from June 15-17 this year, drawing 50,000 tech leaders, innovators and tech-lovers from around the world. The IBM team showcased how Watson is at work in the world today, and also introduced 9 startups that are already building with Watson's APIs in various industries around the world.

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June 7, 2017

What’s in a bad user review? Maybe your next breakthrough

You can learn a lot from customer reviews. Most reviews, even negative ones, can reveal hidden insights on how to create better - even breakthrough - products. Manually reading, categorizing and prioritizing feedback is time-consuming and costly. Learn how Watson Discovery Service can help businesses automate this process.

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May 15, 2017

Traditional enterprise search is dying as businesses discover benefits of contextual search

Contextual search is a powerful way to gather personalized insights from multiple structured and unstructured data sources. Contextual intelligence help assign confidence rankings to search results and streamlines the finding of relevant, current data. With Discovery Service developers can rapidly build a cognitive search engine to surface business-critical insights.

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