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AI innovator? Get up on stage at Transform 2018

AI INNOVATOR? GET UP ON STAGE AT TRANSFORM 2018

VB EVENT: What does your company have in common with industry giants like Google, IBM, Microsoft, and Walmart? You're blowing up the...

SpaceX just launched a flying robot head that will befriend lonely astronauts on the space station - and later spy on them

SPACEX JUST LAUNCHED A FLYING ROBOT HEAD THAT WILL BEFRIEND LONELY ASTRONAUTS ON THE SPACE STATION - AND LATER SPY ON THEM

IBM SpaceX launched a Dragon cargo ship toward the International Space Station on Friday. In addition to supplies, the spaceship will...

 
 
 
This helper robot is blasting off to the International Space Station

THIS HELPER ROBOT IS BLASTING OFF TO THE INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION

A SpaceX Dragon rocket leaving Cape Canaveral today will deliver 5,900 pounds of research supplies to the International Space Station....

University of Michigan creates tiny computer measuring 0.3mm

UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN CREATES TINY COMPUTER MEASURING 0.3MM

Researchers at the University of Michigan weren't happy when IBM took the record for the smallest computer in the world. The university...

 
 
 
The 25 most innovative CMOs in the world in 2018

THE 25 MOST INNOVATIVE CMOS IN THE WORLD IN 2018

Jenny Cheng/Business Insider Today, chief marketing officers play a far more active role in the C-suite than ever before. They don...

IBM debuts Project Debater, experimental AI that argues with humans

IBM DEBUTS PROJECT DEBATER, EXPERIMENTAL AI THAT ARGUES WITH HUMANS

In what may be the biggest rollout of conversational AI from IBM since Watson, IBM Research today debuted Project Debater, an experimental...

 
 
 
IBM's Project Debater is an AI that's ready to argue

IBM'S PROJECT DEBATER IS AN AI THAT'S READY TO ARGUE

A large group of journalists and IBM employees sit quietly while a black monolith (yes, like the one found in 2001: A Space Odyssey)...

What it's like to watch an IBM AI successfully debate humans

WHAT IT'S LIKE TO WATCH AN IBM AI SUCCESSFULLY DEBATE HUMANS

At a small event in San Francisco last night, IBM hosted two debate club-style discussions between two humans and an AI called “ Project...

 
 
 
IBM's new AI supercomputer can argue, rebut and debate humans

IBM'S NEW AI SUPERCOMPUTER CAN ARGUE, REBUT AND DEBATE HUMANS

IBM gave reporters in San Francisco a demonstration of Project Debater. Think Deep Blue, but instead of playing chess, this system...

World's largest ARM supercomputer is headed to a nuclear security lab

WORLD'S LARGEST ARM SUPERCOMPUTER IS HEADED TO A NUCLEAR SECURITY LAB

Most supercomputers are focused on pure processing speed. Take the DOE's new Summit system, which is now the world's most powerful...

 
 
 
R&D Market Pulse: IBM Develops World's Fastest Supercomputer

R&D MARKET PULSE: IBM DEVELOPS WORLD'S FASTEST SUPERCOMPUTER

ArticleThe supercomputer is up to two times faster than China's Sunway TaihuLight, which has held the world's fastest supercomputer...

Companies are testing LPWANs and partnering for growth

COMPANIES ARE TESTING LPWANS AND PARTNERING FOR GROWTH

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence IoT Briefing subscribers hours before it appeared on Business Insider. To...

 
 
 
IBM will give $200,000 to a team that can come up with a solution for natural disaster relief

IBM WILL GIVE $200,000 TO A TEAM THAT CAN COME UP WITH A SOLUTION FOR NATURAL DISASTER RELIEF

Joe Scarnici/Stringer IBM is holding a contest to see who can create the best solution for natural disaster relief. The winning team...

50 tech CEOs come to Paris to talk about tech for good

50 TECH CEOS COME TO PARIS TO TALK ABOUT TECH FOR GOOD

Ahead of VivaTech , 50 tech CEOs came to Paris to have lunch with French President Emmanuel Macron. Then, they all worked together...

 
 
 
InsightSquared Scores $23M to Advance Sales and Marketing Software

INSIGHTSQUARED SCORES $23M TO ADVANCE SALES AND MARKETING SOFTWARE

Here's an update on a quintessential Boston tech startup. InsightSquared , which got started in 2011, said Wednesday it has pulled...

With Training, Startups Like Paige.AI Could Soon Diagnose Cancer

WITH TRAINING, STARTUPS LIKE PAIGE.AI COULD SOON DIAGNOSE CANCER

It turns out interpreting biopsies isn't entirely unlike mapping the rocky terrain of Mars. Thomas Fuchs, a former research technologist...

 
 
 
Automating The Last Mile? We Ask Agam Berry, Quantified Commerce

AUTOMATING THE LAST MILE? WE ASK AGAM BERRY, QUANTIFIED COMMERCE

The online retail sector is booming. $2.3 trillion in sales were recorded in 2017, with an estimated increase to $4.8 trillion in sales...

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway dumps its entire IBM stake

WARREN BUFFETT'S BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY DUMPS ITS ENTIRE IBM STAKE

Spencer Platt/Getty Images Berkshire Hathaway has liquidated its entire stake in IBM, Warren Buffett said Friday. IBM sank about 1%...

 
 
 
Google brings Nvidia's Tesla V100 GPUs to its cloud

GOOGLE BRINGS NVIDIA'S TESLA V100 GPUS TO ITS CLOUD

Google today announced that Nvidia's high-powered Tesla V100 GPUs are now available for workloads on both Compute Engine and Kubernetes...

IFTTT raises $24 million, led by Salesforce Ventures

IFTTT RAISES $24 MILLION, LED BY SALESFORCE VENTURES

IFTTT, a platform that connects and automates actions between more than 600 smart devices and apps, today announced it has closed a...