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Big Blue plans to launch a series of applications designed to take advantage of the building software defined storage movement.
IBM and Softbank are collaborating to teach Watson Japanese as well as meld cognitive computing and Pepper the social robot.
Big Blue's second research centre on the continent, and its thirteenth in the world, will be based in Johannesburg.
IBM has once again beaten yearly patent records, racking up 7,534 patents in 2014 -- an average of 20 patents per day.
The giant online retailer had big holiday sales, and the Chromebook dominated other computers.
This week in iOS saw reports of effective Activation Locks, IBM released the first iOS apps for the enterprise from the alliance with Apple, and Apple named its picks for best apps.
The National Museum of Computing at Bletchley Park has unveiled its ongoing construction of a replica of Cambridge University's EDSAC computer (1949-58), which helped pioneer novel concepts such as "programming" and "users".
In the latest Top500 supercomputer ranking, Linux once more totally dominates the fastest of all computers.
Look out, Tianhe-2. The US Department of Energy will spend $325 million to build Summit and Sierra by 2017, two supercomputers set to crush the reigning speed champs.
Consumers could soon 'Ask Watson' for health tips ranging from exercise recommendations to how much coffee they should drink.
This year's Tony Sale Award, presented by the Computer Conservation Society (CCS), has been shared by the restoration of two IBM 1401 transistor-based computers and the Free University of Berlin's virtual reconstruction of Konrad Zuse's mechanical Z1.
The investment arm of Intel has announced 16 companies that the computing giant will take a stake in, at an average of $3.9 million each.
IBM has detailed new marching orders for the Watson Analytics cognitive computing platform – helping doctors uncover the patterns that cause disease.
Google Capital has made its first investment in China, backing a $38 million Series C investment in Chinese cloud computing optical transceiver company InnoLight Technology Corporation.
The University of Queensland's Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology will have a supercomputer by the end of November that will support research in computational modelling of physical, pharmaceutical, and biological systems.
The deal brings AT&T's NetBond service to IBM's SoftLayer cloud platform to bolster security and performance in hybrid cloud environments.
In the red hot cloud computing market, major players such as Cisco, Dell, HP, IBM and VMware now offer their own distribution of OpenStack. Meanwhile, Piston Cloud is playing its security, management and installation as differentiators. Will it work?
IBM is working with retailers to get the company's cognitive computing system Watson to help customers decide what to wear.
At an event in New York, IBM will highlight Watson's latest abilities, which include using cognitive computing to aid the research and development discovery process.
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