The Detroit police has been challenged over face recognition flaws, bias, especially as it is prone to errors identifying people of colour.
24 Jun 2020 6:44 PM
Although firms like IBM have said it will no longer supply face scan software to police, several other players making the technology would.
18 Jun 2020 10:37 PM
Companies that dominate the market in the US are less well known, including the Tokyo-based NEC and European companies Idemia and Gemalto.
12 Jun 2020 4:26 PM
CEO Arvind Krishna says IBM no longer offers general purpose facial recognition software, won't condone use of any tech against human rights
09 Jun 2020 7:13 PM
The company will eliminate software and services that don’t align with its top two focus areas: cloud computing and artificial intelligence.
23 May 2020 7:35 PM
Airtel will build its next generation core network, analytical tools and new consumer and enterprise services on this cloud platform.
11 May 2020 8:58 PM
The group, including telecom operators Vodafone, AT&T and Verizon, says it wants to avoid depending on any single technology supplier.
06 May 2020 10:07 PM
Researchers working on projects chosen by the consortium will be given remote access to the supercomputers for drug and vaccine research
23 Mar 2020 1:10 PM
Anyone with a recent computer can contribute by installing an app called Folding@Home which downloads a small amount of data for analysis
22 Mar 2020 1:13 PM
Research showed that the AI tools used by Microsoft and IBM were more likely to misidentify the gender of dark-skinned women
01 Mar 2020 9:28 PM
Krishna has replaced longtime CEO Virginia Rometty.
31 Jan 2020 7:29 AM
The expansion of the electric vehicle market is expected to cause shortages of the mineral mainly found in the Democratic Republic of Congo.
19 Dec 2019 1:06 PM
IBM’s system will forecast down to 3 sq km and update hourly; compared to the current 10-15 sq km updated every six to 12 hours.
15 Nov 2019 9:24 AM
The American multinational information technology company also unveiled updates to key Watson tools.
23 Oct 2019 8:25 AM
IBM and McAfee announced that they have been joined by 14 others in an industry alliance being created to bring interoperability.
10 Oct 2019 6:01 PM
IBM has announced that it will build a 53-qubit quantum computer, the largest universal quantum computer available for external use yet.
19 Sep 2019 9:11 AM
IBM called for a fresh look at Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA 230).
11 Jul 2019 2:52 PM
Red Hat specializes in Linux operating systems, the most popular type of open-source software.
10 Jul 2019 12:38 PM
IBM has issued a patent for a smartwatch that when pulled out enough becomes the size of a tablet.
09 Jul 2019 8:53 AM
IBM is looking to the deal, its biggest to date, to expand its subscription-based software offerings to counter falling software sales.
28 Jun 2019 9:17 AM