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 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.

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May 3, 2017

From NYC to London to Pittsburgh, 150 Coders Take on Coding Cognitive

Since February 2017, more than 150 developers have attended the series and participated in hands-on cognitive coding programs with Watson Conversation. We hosted and built bots in NYC, London and Pittsburgh. You can still experience Watson Conversation for yourself and use the Learning Lab to bring your chatbot project to life.

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April 27, 2017

WEBINAR: Connecting the dots in your domain-specific content: Using custom models via Watson

Watson can extract helpful insights from your data out of the box. Like a knowledgeable friend, Watson reads the data to show you themes and patterns. Learn how you can teach Watson about your domain and industry to get to even more relevant information.

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April 21, 2017

As Hollywood taps Into A.I., what would you build with IBM Watson?

Tribeca Film Festival and IBM Watson launched "Storytellers with Watson,” a competition for innovation designed to spark new ideas. Watson pushes the boundaries of what producers and directors can create on the silver screen. Learn how Watson can be used as a tool for movie production.

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March 15, 2017

The biggest trends of SXSW Interactive: AI and Chatbots

We’re in the midst of SXSW Interactive here in Austin, Texas. What’s the hot topic around Interactive? AI and chatbots. With that mind, I decided to attend the “Building B2B Bots” session hosted by Dharmesh Shah, Founder and CTO HubSpot inbound marketing. The digital marketing whiz and noted startup angel investor led the conversation about […]

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March 6, 2017

5 things you need to know about the future of messaging platforms

What’s great about living and working in Austin, TX is the abundance of meet-ups and learning opportunities. My day job at Watson involves helping to market Watson Conversation. Sure I understand the terminology and have experience using our API, but I wanted to develop a deeper understanding of the chatbot scene here and learn the […]

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March 6, 2017

PubNub BLOCKS: Streaming Data Enhanced with Watson

If you’ve had to deal with managing streaming data, maybe you’ve heard of PubNub. Now it’s easy to add Watson-powered machine intelligence to those streams with BLOCKS, a feature of the PubNub Data Stream Network (DSN) that makes the network programmable. Using BLOCKS, developers can easily deploy functions on the PubNub network to modify messages […]

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February 27, 2017

The Cognitive Artform: Watson pays homage to Gaudi at Mobile World Congress 2017

Art – The expression of ephemerality and imagination. Science – The embodiment of practicality and intellect. These two mediums, so opposite in composition and ideal, should by rights be at odds. But throughout history the opposite has often proven true (Da Vinci anyone?), and art science have orbited one another in graceful harmony. That is no less true in society today, where art and science have become interlinked through […]

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February 6, 2017

New Coding Cognitive series launches in NYC

From visual recognition to speech-to- text, the technology landscape continues to transform itself and it’s happening rapidly. In 2017, the adoption and application of artificial intelligence is a more than just a far reaching dream, but a reality for most technology users. Not only is it critical that we identity these trends, but also build […]

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