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Kenya plays part to help IBM improve world’s food, crop supply

IBM announced the global expansion of Watson Decision Platform for Agriculture, with AI technology tailored for new crops and specific regions, including Kenya, to...

Blockchain for more than just cryptocurrency

Blockchain is "an open, distributed ledger that can record transactions between two parties efficiently and in a verifiable and permanent way". For use as a distributed ledger, a...

IBM Researchers in Africa Helping to Harness Safe Water for Remote...

As part of the Kenya Resilient Arid Lands Partnership for Integrated Development (Kenya RAPID) under the coordination of the Millennium Water Alliance (MWA), IBM...

IBM’s Elizabeth Ntonjira scoops best “International Woman in Tech” award

The Communication Manager- Central, East & West Africa at IBM Kenya, Ms Elizabeth (Lizz) Ntonjira has been awarded the best International Women in Tech...

#IBMTHINK2018: The era of edge computing could positively impact the African...

The era of edge computing could open more opportunities for the African continent than we could ever imagine. With edge-computing becoming a buzz word largely...

#IBMTHINK2018: IBM launches Watson Data Kits to accelerate development of AI...

According to a survey by Forbes in 2016, Data scientists currently spend roughly 79% of their time collecting, organizing and mining data to glean...

#IBMTHINK2018: IBM introduces Watson Assistance help businesses enhance brand loyalty

IBM has introduced Watson Assistant, an artificial intelligent adviser that the company describes as an “AI enterprise assistant.” Speaking to us during a round table...

#IBMTHINK 2018: IBM outlines five ways they are changing the way...

IBM has outlined five ways they intend to change the world in five years through technology and research. In a session, led by Arvind Krishna,...

IBM THINK2018: Two sides of the “data coin”

In an era where operations will be data driven, it is clear that data will offer the greatest opportunities for businesses and within that...

#IBMTHINK2018: Forget Moore’s Law and Metcalfe’s Law, meet what may become...

Seemingly a third exponential shift between businesses and technology has just started and is gaining momentum incredibly fast hence shuttering the first two principles,...

Who made the cut to new 11 person Blockchain and Artificial...

President Uhuru Kenyatta called upon the Ministry of ICT to a create a taskforce that would ensure Kenya leverages on blockchain and artificial intelligence...

IBM External Relations Leader nominated for the prestigious Women4Africa Awards

IBM External Relations Leader for East Africa, Elizabeth (Lizz) Ntonjira has been nominated in the International Women in Tech category in the prestigious Women4Africa...

Five major ways blockchain can help telecom

Telecom providers are hearing the Siren’s call of blockchain. Though the technology is new to this industry, many telecom leaders are seeing its potential for...

IBM to invest $240 Million in new lab to advance AI

IBM plans to make a 10-year, $240 million investment to create the MIT–IBM Watson AI Lab in partnership with MIT. The move comes at a...

IBM Mainframe ushers in new era of Data Protection

IBM has unveiled IBM Z, what the company terms as the next generation of the world’s most powerful transaction system, capable of running more than...

IBM delivers first cognitive services platform to transform business

IBM has announced the first IBM Watson-based services platform fully built on the IBM Cloud that augments human intelligence to help improve service provider...

Lenovo’s ThinkSystem product barrage targets data centers

Lenovo is taking on Dell EMC and HPE with its biggest portfolio refresh since it acquired IBM's x86 server business three years ago, offering...