Tag: IBM

IBM’s global C-Suite Study 2015. Key message: form your own futures squad!

IBM just published their 2015  global C-Suite study – and it points clearly in one direction: companies and their leaders are spending more time and resources on contemplating their future – and they are turning to external thought-leaders for advise. I can only confirm that – the interest in future-discovery has skyrocketed ...

▶ Cognitive Computing – Interesting short video by IBM

▶ The Future of Cognitive Computing – YouTube. Definition:  Cognitive computing: Cognitive computing systems learn and interact naturally with people to extend what either humans or machine could do on their own. They help human experts make better decisions by penetrating the complexity of Big Data.  

The Robot Will See You Now – Jonathan Cohn – The Atlantic

IBM’s Watson—the same machine that beat Ken Jennings at Jeopardy—is now churning through case histories at Memorial Sloan-Kettering, learning to make diagnoses and treatment recommendations. This is one in a series of developments suggesting that technology may be about to disrupt health care in the same way it has disrupted ...

Big data and the stalker economy (via Forbes)

Here are some snippets from a very interesting piece via Forbes.com; expressing exactly the same issue I have been looking it while researching the big data topic for my new book. Stay tuned. Big Data and the Stalker Economy – Forbes "Google offers free email, word processing, mapping, analytics, video, videoconferencing and ...

Behind I.B.M.’s Big Predictions – NYTimes.com (automated mobile language translation)

Imagine what this will do to education, marketing and content / media… Eta: 3-5 years. Behind I.B.M.'s Big Predictions – NYTimes.com – Powerful mobile devices, capable of precise language translation, will belong to 80 percent of the world’s population. While this is nearly intuitive, given the ever-lower cost of phones, the real ...

Deloitte TMT predictions 2012 (nice resource, and video)

Just got this via Stowe Boyd, TFA's new chief curator.  Deloitte: what makes TMT Predictions special and different than other predictions or trends reports? What is Deloitte predicting will be big trends in technology, media, and telecommunications for 2012? Download predictions, listen to podcasts, take a poll, watch videos, and ...

Good read: LukeW | Josh Clark: Busting Mobile Myths

A lot of good bottom lines in this piece, below. I caught myself thinking about mobile in many of the ways Luke describes. Time to change that. LukeW | Josh Clark: Busting Mobile Myths Myth: Mobile Users are Rushed & Distracted We started with an over-simplified almost condescending view of mobile ...

Kickstarter – Funding to Turn Passions into Businesses (Forbes)

I tend to agree with sentiment – crowd funding is becoming feasible. Nevertheless, it can be a very brutal experience for those who try it and fail, so… Beware of your expectations. Giving money is the utmost expression of giving attention, in a way, but it is also crossing a ...

Video of Sept. 8 vPanel: Mobile Commerce: The Decade Ahead (IBM Global Business Services)

I really enjoyed being a speaker on this IBM panel discussion and webcast, today. More details. Twitter Buzz here The other panelists were: Alon Kronenberg, Practice Lead, Mobile Applications Practice, IBM Global Business Services (Host) James Wester, Editor of Mobile Payments Today (@jameswester) Molly Garris -  Director, Digital Strategy at Arc Worldwide (@girliefromthed) Watch ...

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