Voatz is using Blockchain technology to help you conveniently and securely cast your vote

With just thirty-three percent of voters showing up to vote in the 2014 US election - long lines, work schedules and complicated registration processes can make casting a vote highly inconvenient. A new technology could be the answer to the voter turnout dilemma. Boston based Voatz is piloting their Blockchain solution...  Continue reading Voatz is using Blockchain technology to help you conveniently and securely cast your vote

Meet Blubel: The smart bicycle bell that safely guides you to your destination

Urban bicycle transportation can be difficult, not to mention highly dangerous. Wouldn’t it be convenient to have bicycle navigation at your fingertips? Meet Blubel, the smart bicycle bell that helps cyclists navigate to their destination with ease, while gathering valuable data in the Cloud to enhance cycling transportation globally. Founded by London based entrepreneur...  Continue reading Meet Blubel: The smart bicycle bell that safely guides you to your destination

A tech start-up’s successful journey through IBM: How MutualMind leveraged its innovation resources by partnering for technology and customer success with IBM

MutualMind Technical Innovation For many years, social media has been recognized as an increasingly important electronic word-of-mouth channel for businesses to grow customers, improve service and increase sales. Delivering real-time analytics and data visualizations has become the bread-and-butter for brand marketers looking to execute on new digital strategies. MutualMind recognized these trends early...  Continue reading A tech start-up’s successful journey through IBM: How MutualMind leveraged its innovation resources by partnering for technology and customer success with IBM

How one SmartCamp finalist went public on the Australian stock exchange

IBM SmartCamp is now taking applications in 30 global cities. Click here to apply to pitch your solution. The gridComm success story. When a company goes public there are major successes to celebrate, but perhaps most exciting is when a company builds a solution that changes and enhances the world in which we live. Congratulations...  Continue reading How one SmartCamp finalist went public on the Australian stock exchange

Two startups who are unleashing the power of Cognitive technology

What is A.I. really about, you say? Artificial Intelligence is both the theory and development of computer systems that typically would require human intelligence. Today, the term A.I. is also a buzz word for anything that contains technology achieving intelligent systems. ‘Cognitive’ technologies — designed to simulate human thought — are organized into Cognitive Systems. They make use of Machine...  Continue reading Two startups who are unleashing the power of Cognitive technology
Initiatives to advance developer skills in collaboration with Coursera.

IBM launches new initiatives to advance developer skills and careers for the cognitive era in collaboration with Coursera

IBM and Coursera are excited to launch a series of high-impact entrepreneur and web development opportunities for qualified Indian startups to build and bring a solution to market. IBM and Coursera, the largest open online education provider, are excited to announce an exciting¬ joint path for high potential Indian incorporated startups to access a range of...  Continue reading IBM launches new initiatives to advance developer skills and careers for the cognitive era in collaboration with Coursera

Ecosystem India: Making India essential in the global ecosystem economy

IBM DeveloperConnect India – a first-of-a-kind developer event designed to gain a year’s worth of learning in a day is coming to India on June 17th. With Connected Cars, Cognitoys, social sentiment enabled fashion and more, everything cognitive will be celebrated at IBM DeveloperConnect. We know that not everyone can take part, so we're...  Continue reading Ecosystem India: Making India essential in the global ecosystem economy

Brazilian startup creates the first virtual assistant for weddings supported by IBM Global Entrepreneur & Watson

Remember the old days when planning a wedding meant hiring a wedding planner, or scouting out venues, caterers, florists, musicians and an endless list of contacts yourself? Well now you can do all of that virtually in Brazil. Meet Meeka, the first virtual assistant for weddings brought to you by Mecasei.com. Built with Watson...  Continue reading Brazilian startup creates the first virtual assistant for weddings supported by IBM Global Entrepreneur & Watson