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IBM Think: What You Should Know

IBM Think: What You Should Know

IBM plays a regular role in hosting a variety of events, including InterConnect, Pulse and Edge. In 2018, IBM will incorporate aspects of these events into one major event: IBM Think, taking place March 19 to 22 in Las Vegas. The event touts a campus setting and serves as a meeting point for discussions regarding …

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Speakers at Think 2018 You Don’t Want to Miss

Speakers at Think 2018 You Don’t Want to Miss

From Monday, March 19 to Thursday, March 22, technology experts will arrive in Las Vegas to discuss some of the topics that matter most in the sector while attending Think 2018, a conference organized by IBM.   There are some speakers at Think 2018 weighing in on Sunday, March 18, too. Here are 21 experts …

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The Now and Future of Device Productivity

The Now and Future of Device Productivity

Early this decade, PC sales began a precipitous decline prompted largely by the advent of smartphones and tablets. It led many prognosticators to forecast that mobility and productivity were merging: Soon, only the old and stubborn would still use their bulky, power-hungry desktop computers to do their work. The young and progressive would do everything …

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What a Computer Scientist Should Know to Grow Their Career

What a Computer Scientist Should Know to Grow Their Career

Are you currently a computer scientist? Do you want to learn how to do more with your existing skills and become more capable and desirable as a professional? It’s no secret that computer science has changed considerably in recent years. Computer science is increasingly a bellwether for social progress in general since it influences so …

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How AI Hopes to Transform Social Media

How AI Hopes to Transform Social Media

The relationship between AI and social media is growing deeper than ever. With an increased focus on big data processing and management, some of the most popular online communities are using informatics in new and exciting ways. Many are even utilizing the technology to bolster the productivity of their users. AI Research by the Facebook …

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How AI Can Help Diagnose Alzheimer’s

How AI Can Help Diagnose Alzheimer’s

Technology is evolving at a rapid pace. In the 1990s, personal computers with Internet connections entered the homes of billions of people around the planet. In 2007, Apple introduced the world to the iPhone, and the landscape of cell phones changed dramatically in the wake of this announcement. In almost every area of society, technology …

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Will We Only Have Portless Devices in the Future?

Will We Only Have Portless Devices in the Future?

To much recent dismay, Apple eliminated its audio port starting with iPhone 7. Google left it off the Pixel 2. While we don’t have completely portless devices yet, it certainly seems that we’re moving in that direction. Headphone jacks aren’t the only feature tech companies have been removing from their devices. Some smartphones today are …

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What’s in Store for the Future of Airports?

What’s in Store for the Future of Airports?

Today’s passenger planes are larger and more powerful than ever before. They also have greater range than anyone could imagine in the days when the 727 defined world-class air travel. But as flight technology has improved, have airports kept up? The answer is largely “no.” Airports today feature more shopping and amenities and better restaurants compared …

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AI Technology: Empowerment Versus Ethics

AI Technology: Empowerment Versus Ethics

Artificial intelligence or AI technology has the capability to make complex calculations, solve problems and improve inefficiencies much faster than the human mind. However, many engineers are voicing concerns about this accelerated growth and calling for universal ethical standards that would be built into machine intelligence. Without built-in ethics as a safeguard, they say the …

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