ZDNET - Oct 28 - IBM said Wednesday that it is acquiring The Weather Company's B2B data business and associated properties in a deal that will bolster Big Blue's Internet of things efforts. The deal was reportedly valued at more than $2 billion.
FORTUNE - Oct 26 - The cognitive computing wunderkind is pairing its artificial intelligence with the mobile sensing power of Apple's smartwatch to create a health platform that can interact and adapt to each individual user. It's the first time Watson's super computing power will be used with the Apple Watch to transform how people manage their wellbeing. It all happens within an app called CaféWell Concierge, Powered by Watson.
PRNEWSWIRE - Jul 29 - IBM developerWorks Recipes was designed to help developers – from novice to experienced – quickly and easily learn how to connect IoT devices to the cloud and how to use data coming from those connected devices. Users can tap into IBM's platform-as-a-service, Bluemix, to implement step-by-step tutorials for embedding advanced analytics and machine learning into IoT devices and applications.
EWEEK - Jun 9 - Big Blue designed the new cloud service, which will be delivered on IBM's SoftLayer infrastructure supporting a pay-as-you-go model, and will provide on-demand access to electronic design tools, in partnership with SiCAD, a Silicon Design Platform provider, with expertise in EDA, design flows, networking, security, platform development and cloud technologies.