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IBM Transforms U.S. Open Tennis Data Into Music

08/28/2014, Who would have thought that sport could actually be transformed into something that is like an art form? This is exactly what the folks over at IBM did – by using tennis data collected over at the U.S. Open, where a ‘Sessions’ app will...

IBM Simon Personal Communicator Turns 20

08/15/2014, When Apple released the iPhone in 2007, the whole world ogled at it, and that more or less kicked off the overall smartphone revolution, as companies ditched a physical keypad for a full touchscreen. Before the iPhone, there were attempts from Nokia with...

IBM Unveils Neurosynaptic Chip

08/08/2014, The world of technology is definitely moving at an extremely fast pace, so much so that our computers have now shrunk to unimaginably small form factors – sizes that just one generation ago, it would not have been thought of as possible even. Well,...

Russia Reduces Reliance On Microsoft And IBM Products Post-Sanction

07/21/2014, As you might have heard, China had banned the use of Windows 8 on government computers, and it looks like China is not alone in trying to reduce their reliance on US-based tech products. According to a recent report from Bloomberg, it has been revealed...

BlackBerry Not Threatened By Apple-IBM Partnership

07/17/2014, Just yesterday, Apple and IBM announced that they would be partnering up in a bid to bring iOS into the enterprise space. This will be done by creating over a 100 industry-specific apps, as well as tailor some of Apple’s services, such as iCloud, for...

China Reportedly Considering Removing IBM Servers From Local Banks

05/27/2014, Recently we heard how China had banned Microsoft’s Windows 8 from being installed on government computers, and now it looks like China could be extending that bank to other companies as well. According to a report from Bloomberg, their sources have...

Lenovo’s IBM Server Unit Bid Raises National Security Concerns

04/06/2014, It has been quite a while since Lenovo announced its intention to purchase IBM’s server unit. The deal might not go through smoothly. A new report suggests that this bid has raised national security concerns, which means that the deal will now come...

DARPA Taps IBM To Develop Self Destructing Chips

02/05/2014, This might seem like something out of Mission Impossible, but DARPA seems to be committed to bringing this concept into life. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency has awarded a $3.5 million contract to IBM, just so that it can develop self...

Lenovo Rumored To Acquire IBM’s Low-End Server Business

01/21/2014, Lenovo is a company that is known for its computers, such as laptops, and it looks like the company plans on expanding its server offerings because according to a report from The Wall Street Journal, a person familiar with the matter tipped them off that...

IBM Introduces RFID Enforced Hand Washing Technology

12/02/2013, Just because a hospital is a place where lives are rescued to the best of the doctor’s abilities each day in the operation theater, not to mention it is a sanctuary for those who need to recuperate from a serious illness, it does not mean that it is a...

IBM Looking To Use Big Data To Help Predict Heart Disease Early

10/09/2013, Heart disease has become a big problem for several years now that can become a silent killer if its effects aren’t caught early enough. IBM is hoping it can help predict heart disease before doctor’s are able to, which would make prevention...

Amazon Defeats IBM In $600 Million CIA Contract Case

10/08/2013, It was rumored back in March that Amazon had been awarded a $600 million contract by the CIA to develop a cloud computing infrastructure for the clandestine agency. It is believed that this new infrastructure will cut costs for the CIA as it looks to...