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IBM under fire for using Flickr photos for facial-recognition project

IBM has been accused of using Flickr photos for a facial-recognition project, without the permission of people in the images.


14/03/2019  |  Full story...

Lufthansa and IBM team up for AI-powered ad campaign

IBM and Lufthansa have teamed up for an interactive ad experience that will provide consumers with travel information and local facts for 15 cities across Europe.


24/10/2018  |  Full story...

IBM tests platform to embed AI bot Watson into any device

IBM has launched Project Intu, an open platform designed to let developers embed its AI "Watson" functions into various end-user device form factors, offering a next generation architecture for building "cognitive-enabled experiences".


23/11/2016  |  Full story...

Google, Facebook and Amazon unite to shape future of artificial intelligence

The world's biggest technology companies, including Alphabet, Facebook, Amazon, Microsoft and IBM has teamed up to consider the future of artificial intelligence.


30/09/2016  |  Full story...

AI robot teaches uni students for 5 months... and no-one noticed

Jill Watson has been a teaching assistant (TA) at Georgia Institute of Technology for months, responding to student's emails and forum messages. But there's a twist: Jill is a robot.

13/05/2016  |  Full story...

IBM boosts IoT tools with Weather Company buy

IBM has bought the Weather Company as it makes gains in its IoT capabilities.

02/02/2016  |  Full story...

IBM's Watson predicts top Christmas gifts

IBM has launched a retail app powered by its AI tool Watson to help make the holiday season easier for shoppers.

20/11/2015  |  Full story...

Computer created recipe app goes live

IBM’s supercomputer Watson has turned its hand to cooking, with a new app that creates new recipes based on user’s selected ingredients.

24/06/2015  |  Full story...

IBM ties with Facebook for ad targeting project

IBM and Facebook are teaming up to develop tools to help brands improve their digital advertising.

07/05/2015  |  Full story...

Mobile fitness trends: IBM teams with Apple for health tracking

IBM has launched a health unit to make sense of the wealth of data created by the boom in fitness trackers and apps, working with Apple, Johnson and Johnson and medical device maker Medtronic.

16/04/2015  |  Full story...

Digital Intelligence September 2014

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This month's round-up of the research, trends and case studies impacting digital marketing.

- Internet of Things gets real
- Ecommerce goes social with Twitter
- Digital marketing effectiveness

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Analytics trends: IBM makes Watson super computer available for business decisions

IBM has expanded its Watson supercomputer with a new ‘freemium’ analytics service that lets businesses make use of the high powered machine.

19/09/2014  |  Full story...

Former rivals Apple and IBM team up for business apps

Apple and IBM, have announced a "landmark partnership" that will see the former rivals team up to develop business apps that will link IBM’s big data capabilities to Apple's consumer friendly iPads and iPhones.

Watch this video from CNBC below:

17/07/2014  |  Full story...

What is the world’s most valuable brand? (infographic)

What is the world’s most valuable brand? According to the latest Millward Brown data, the first place in no longer occupied by Apple, which has been overtaken by a more aggressive Google, currently valued at $159B. This infographic from FinancesOnline presents the top 10 most valuable brands of 2014 that also tries to explain the reasons behind Google’s sudden rise to power.

30/05/2014  |  Full story...

IBM boosts ad tech with Silverpop acquisition

IBM has bought personalised ad technology firm Silverpop for an undisclosed sum, as the software giant looks to take on rivals such as Oracle and Salesforce in growing marketing automation sector.

11/04/2014  |  Full story...

IBM invests $1bn in Watson super-computer to become ‘Siri for business’

IBM is to invest $1bn (£608m) creating a new business division for Watson, supercomputer that once won an episode of TV game show jeapardy.

14/01/2014  |  Full story...

First 'Mega Monday' reports point to Christmas shopping gone mobile

Slick mobile retail sites and convenient access to brands via smartphones and tablets are driving sales via mobile devices this Christmas season.

28/11/2013  |  Full story...

Computers in 5 years will touch, feel and…smell? (video)

A new era of ‘cognitive systems’ will usher in brand new ways for humans and PCs to interact- including touch, feel and smell, according to new predictions from technology giant IBM. The firm said that within 5 years computers will soon gain human-like abilities to receive input through senses like taste, touch and smell. The prection comes as part of IBM's annual list of innovations that will change computing in five years.

Watch the video below from IBM, explaining their 5 trends:

18/12/2012  |  Full story...

Most recognised logos in the UK- Microsoft, Apple and Intel lead tech table

Among UK shoppers, the top three most recognisable logos for technology brands are Microsoft, Apple and Intel. They were identified with certainty by 92.7 per cent, 86 per cent and 85.6 per cent of consumers, respectively. The study, from WPP brand Ogilvy Action, indicates that social media brands filled up the remainder of the top five: 78.8 per cent of shoppers were certain that they recognised the Facebook logo (81.8 per cent of women vs. 75.7 per cent of men), while 73.9 per cent (again, more women than men) identified the Twitter logo.

13/08/2012  |  Full story...

Google boosts mobile with 200 patents from IBM

Google has acquired over 200 mobile-related patents and patent applications from IBM, as it looks to press further into the mobile device market while shielding itself from litigation from rivals such as Apple. Google acquired 187 patents and 36 patent applications from IBM at the end of December, according to U.S. Patent and Trademark Office records. The acquisition comes after Google purchased more than 1,000 patents from IBM last summer.

06/01/2012  |  Full story...

Top 100 global brands: Apple overtakes Google

Apple has overtaken Google as the 'world's most valuable brand', bringing an end to four years of dominance by the search giant, according to new research. The annual 'BrandZ' report from WPP-owned research agency Millward Brown, calculated brand power using a combination of quantitative customer research and financial analysis. According to the report, the value of Apple's brand grew to $153.5bnn while Google's brand slipped 2% to $111.4bn.

09/05/2011  |  Full story...

IBM launches virtual Wimbledon in Second Life

IBM is recreating a virtual Wimbledon tennis tournament in Second Life, writes Users will be able to watch matches played out by avatars using real data from the championships. IBM is only the latest in a long line of firms who have tried to tap into the virtual world's appeal. The BBC recently made its first foray into the online world when it broadcast a special virtual version of the 'Money Programme' devoted to financial news about Second Life.
New figures from comScore Networks show that Second Life attracted 1.3m users in March, up 46% on figures for January. 61% of active Second Life users are based in Europe (777,000), with 19% in North America (243,000) and 13% in Asia (167,000). Germany comes top of the results with 209,000 users, just ahead of the US with 207,000 users.
From, 19/06/2007
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The 10 most powerful global brands of 2007 (plus value)

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