Check out our new Application Starter Kits: Full applications aimed at solving a few specific business problems, as well as instructions for extending the applications to other use cases, and code templates to get you up and running quickly.
We are pleased to release an updated version of News Explorer, an application that harnesses the power of Watson to help users navigate and explore large volumes of news information within a collection of interactive data visualizations. Try out the application in your browser: www.news-explorer.com
Held in San Francisco’s Pier 70, TC Disrupt drew hundreds of hackers, coders and designers from around the world to compete for various prizes and the glory of creating a buzzworthy app within 24 hours.
The global fitness trend continues to saturate markets with a variety of wearable fitness devices. The Fitbits and Jawbones of the industry allow those on-the-run to collect vital health data and build the best fitness program to match their needs and goals.
Over the past four months teams from IBM Global Business Services (GBS), Watson and Bluemix have participated in a challenge creating powerful cognitive applications. We will present the winning teams and their applications in a short blog series. In part one of this series we announce the winning teams.
Last week, I spent two longs days in Brooklyn with over a hundred developers. I watched as ambitious ideas brought together teams and teams pulled together incredible applications. The hurried hackers moved from bean bags to crowded tables to the stage as they refined, redefined, and designed their solutions.