University of Pretoria employs Watson-powered robotic librarian
The varsity deploys the first client service robot known to be in use in any university library in Africa.
Artificial intelligence or advanced imitation?
There is a difference between advanced technology to assist us, and self-learning artificial intelligence that may end up redesigning itself, says FlowCentric Technologies.
IBM makes Watson portable
Supercomputer Watson is now portable across any cloud business to prevent vendor lock-in, says IBM.
Has your bot stolen the limelight?
Ocular CEO Pommie Lutchman explores the balance between chatbots and customers.
Travelport, IBM use Watson to provide travel insights
Using IBM Watson, the IBM Travel Manager unlocks previously unavailable insights from multiple data sources.
AI and BPM: next step to process innovation
Artificial intelligence technologies have been applied along with business process management to take process innovation to another level, says Dilley Naidoo, director at Rifle-Shot Performance Holdings.
IBM taps emotions for Wimbledon highlights
The All England Lawn Tennis Club partners with IBM to introduce the Watson AI platform, which recognises players' emotions.
MultiChoice looks to AI to boost offerings
The company deploys IBM Watson to improve programming as well as customer engagement.
SA call centres jump on Watson bandwagon
The industry has taken the front seat in the adoption of IBM's cognitive computing system, with Multichoice currently testing the technology.
IBM Watson, Sesame advance childhood education
The companies have developed a cognitive vocabulary learning app designed to enhance early childhood education experiences.
ABB, IBM team up on industrial artificial intelligence
The Swiss engineering company will combine its digital offering with IBM's expertise in artificial intelligence featured in its Watson software.