Author Archives: Andrew Penrose

About Andrew Penrose

Chief Engineer - IBM SmartCloud for Social Business

IBM Watson Decision Platform for Agriculture

Agriculture, a $2.4 trillion industry, is a foundation of economies worldwide. Factors such as climate change, population growth and food security concerns have propelled the industry into seeking more innovative approaches to protecting and improving crop yield. As a result, artificial intelligence is … Continue reading

Posted in Agriculture, Artificial Intelligence | Leave a comment

Artificial Intelligence is the New Electricity.

Posted in Artificial Intelligence | Leave a comment

Great blog on artifical intelligence and how we are more quickly now than ever on the edge of technological breakthroughs.

Posted in Artificial Intelligence, Watson | Tagged | Leave a comment

Helicopter with insect like robotic landing gear.

Posted in Robotics | Leave a comment

IBM Watson Healthcare new office in Cambridge

CAMBRIDGE, MA – 10 Sep 2015: Opening its new IBM Watson Health global headquarters in Cambridge, Mass., IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that Deborah DiSanzo is joining the company as the business unit’s General Manager, introduced a pair of newcloud services, and revealed … Continue reading

Posted in Watson | Leave a comment

Robotic Dog from Boston Dynamics

Spot the four legged robot dog from Boston Dynamics ! This just blows me away ! It’s ability to balance itself and navigate obstacles is just like the real thing.

Posted in Robotics | Tagged | Leave a comment

IBM Verse Advert 2015!

Posted in IBM Verse | Leave a comment

Working at the IBM Ireland Software Lab

We are hiring so check out what its like to work at the IBM Ireland Software Lab  ! Lots of technologies, challenges and lots of great people !

Posted in IBM Dublin Campus, IBM Recruitment | Leave a comment

I want my Wearable Computing now .. not 2030!

Hopefully wearable computing won’t go down the road of Smart TVs with many false starts, crackpot features that really are not that useful and companies blitzing the path for others to have to walk or fall over. Google has already … Continue reading

Posted in Wearable Computing | Leave a comment

Facebook creates its own hardware for its own datacenters !

Great article on how Facebook is not buying from HP, Lenova or the like but instead creating its own hardware sleds in its labs . It has 5 different server variants and can pull them as it chooses , as … Continue reading

Posted in General | Tagged | Leave a comment