When Big Blue left upstate New York, economic pain ensued. But the large complexes left behind are ideally suited for large-scale production and shipping, local officials say.
IBM’s artificial intelligence was supposed to transform industries and generate riches for the company. Neither has panned out. Now, IBM has settled on a humbler vision for Watson.
More than 1 million Excelsior passes have been downloaded since they were introduced, but officials are hoping they will be adopted more widely.
Jake Siewert led the firm’s post-financial crisis reputation makeover.
IBM researchers trained artificial intelligence to pick up hints of changes in language ahead of the onset of neurological diseases.
President-elect Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion economic plan will run up big debts.
As companies put their donations to candidates on hold, they should reassess political giving entirely, making the halt permanent.
IBM has found that companies and governments have been targeted by unknown attackers, prompting a warning from the Homeland Security Department.
Lynn Conway was one of the company’s most promising young computer engineers but after confiding to supervisors that she was transgender, they fired her.
One of the few women in the computer industry in its early days, she paved the way for the efficient, lightning-fast apps of today.
The company said it hoped the moratorium “might give Congress enough time to put in place appropriate rules” for the technology.
Some European companies seem to be targeting workers who are the easiest to fire or have the least bargaining power, even as the firms seek government help.