December 31, 2015

IBM and Mubadala bring Watson to the MENA region

From ways to manage diabetes, to new market approaches for regional retail leaders, the next frontier for IBM Watson and cognitive computing solutions is in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). In an IBM collaboration with Mubadala — a regional leader in investment and development  — will deliver powerful cloud-based cognitive computing services, to […]

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December 31, 2015

Watson’s learning Japanese

For us humans, there are well-documented benefits to learning more than one language. Exposure to a second or third dialect, especially at a young age, increases a brain’s neuroplasticity, which can improve creativity and academic performance. Bilingual children also often demonstrate a greater ability to perform complex tasks and to subsequently pick up other languages. […]

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