IBM: IBM Blockchain Joins Sovrin's 'Decentralised' Digital Identity Network To Stem Fraud


IBM and the Sovrin Foundation, a private-sector international non-profit organization, have announced IBM as a “founding Steward” of the Sovrin Network that utilizes the power of a “hybrid” distributed ledger - technology sometimes referred to as a Blockchain. It aims to address the current centralized identity system that costs individuals and businesses billions of dollars every yearread more

IBM: Coffee with Blockchain: Filtering out the hype


Blockchain is a secure way to exchange goods, services, and information among the participants in a network. Using a tangible example (global coffee trading), we'll explain the core concepts of blockchain: smart contracts that automatically execute business logic that the participants agree upon, and a shared, distributed ledger that helps guarantee the quality and lineage of goods or services. We'll also show you how blockchain enables collaboration and encourages new business models to more

IBM: Blockchain Talk: IBM Says Blockchain is “really a fundamentally important technology that will change the way the world works”


Just in case anyone in the world still doubts IBM’s commitment to developing blockchain technologies, IBM sounded their bull horn once again by making some rather bold claims. Last month, we highlighted how bullish IBM was about blockchain technology. This past week, IBM’s Senior Vice President of Global Markets upped the ante by claiming that blockchain will change the world. read more

IBM: How Michelle Peluso Is Redefining Marketing At IBM


Michelle Peluso’s office is located in a small non-descript building in Greenwich Village. It belies the fact that, despite its humble appearance, this is actually the hub of global tech powerhouse IBM’s marketing activity, where Michelle is more

IBM: IBM's New AI Can Predict Psychosis in Your Speech


A team comprising members of IBM Research’s Computational Psychiatry and Neuroimaging groups and universities around the globe have together developed an artificial intelligence capable of predicting with relative precision the onset of psychosis in a patient. Research on their psychosis-predicting AI has been published in the journal World more

IBM: IBM And The Blockchain: What Big Blue Did in 2017


When we talk about conventional players adopting new-age innovative technologies, the 106-year-old technology giant IBM (IBM), popularly known as Big Blue, comes to the forefront. One area where IBM is working aggressively to stay ahead of the curve is the Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT), commonly known as more