The next step for IBM's famous cognitive computer is being creative at a high level, and partnering with people. So why not apply that computing power to cuisine? At SXSW, that's what IBM is doing.
The Jeopardy champ's college application has been accepted by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Big Blue proudly reports.
At SXSW in Austin, IBM's Watson group showed how cognitive computing can help put together a gourmet meal unlike anyone has ever seen before.
Big Blue is funding a developer challenge to encourage mobile developers to come up with applications that use its intelligent cloud-based service Watson.
The goal for the newly formed Watson Business Group, featuring the tech that topped "Jeopardy," is to juice the commercial potential of cognitive computing.
Big Blue's Jeopardy-winning computer will apply some of its technical know-how to help doctors make better-informed decisions.
IBM is exploring new ways to make money out of its Jeopardy-winning computer. Would you dine at Chez Watson?
IBM's silicon genius Watson has humiliatingly been forced to answer your pathetic meatbag questions as an app-based customer helpdesk.
Compared to Apple's Siri, IBM's Watson is a speech recognition genius. But the tech is too big and powerful to cram into a mobile device. That's about to change.
The mobile carrier's speech recognition software aims to be complex enough to learn different accents, speech patterns, dialects, speaker and platform variations, and background sounds.