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IBM Stock Plays Catch-Up to Wall Street: Chart of the Day

IBM Stock Plays Catch-Up to Wall Street: Chart of the Day

BM Stock Plays Catch-Up This week, shareholders are playing catch-up. Chief Executive Officer Ginni Rometty had to give up on a long-held profit goal for next year, after disappointing demand for software and services led to a 10th straight quarter of declining revenue. Read the source article at Bloomberg

A Startup Brings Speech Recognition to Gadgets

A Startup Brings Speech Recognition to Gadgets

Cool Gadgets It’s not unusual to find yourself talking to an uncoöperative appliance or gadget. Soon, though, it could soon be more common for those devices to actually pay attention. A startup called Wit.ai plans to make it easy for hardware makers and software developers to add custom voice controls to everything from smartphones and smart

Ebola and big data

Ebola and big data

Ebola and big data WITH at least 4,500 people dead, public-health authorities in west Africa and worldwide are struggling to contain Ebola. Borders have been closed, air passengers screened, schools suspended. But a promising tool for epidemiologists lies unused: mobile-phone data… Read the source article at The Economist