Author Archives: Andrew Penrose

About Andrew Penrose

Chief Engineer - IBM SmartCloud for Social Business

Artificial Intelligence is the New Electricity.

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Great blog on artifical intelligence and how we are more quickly now than ever on the edge of technological breakthroughs. http://waitbutwhy.com/2015/01/artificial-intelligence-revolution-1.html

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Helicopter with insect like robotic landing gear.

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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

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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.

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IBM Verse Advert 2015!

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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 !

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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

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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

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IBM Connect 2014 Conference in Florida starts today !

View the Connect 2014 Live stream : http://www01.ibm.com/software/collaboration/events/connect/ Connect 2014 will feature an outstanding line-up of speakers and keynotes from the media and business sector, including: Scott Adams “Dilbert” creator Scott Adams to speak at IBM Connect 2014 Scott Adams, creator … Continue reading

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