How IBM turns flashy AI projects like a robot that can debate humans into commercial products for enterprises

How IBM turns flashy AI projects like a robot that can debate humans into commercial products for enterprises

IBM is known for its splashy demonstrations of new AI-powered research initiatives like 'Project Debater,' a robot that can debate humans, and IBM Watson. While those publicity stunts are helpful in garnering consumer interest and media attention, the key for IBM is translating the research into products it can sell to enterprises.On Wednesday, the tech giant…
Two Grand Princess cruise passengers with coronavirus die; 103 have tested positive for COVID-19

Two Grand Princess cruise passengers with coronavirus die; 103 have tested positive for COVID-19

The first to disembark from the Grand Princess will be those requiring hospitalization.Two passengers who had been on Princess Cruises' Grand Princess, the second Princess Cruises ship with cases of coronavirus, have died. The Department of Health and Human Services confirmed the deaths, indicating both passengers died due to complications from the coronavirus.A statement from HHS to USA…
SFL Corp.: Clear Cruising Ahead

SFL Corp.: Clear Cruising Ahead

SummaryOperating revenues were $119.877 million compared to $118.571 million the same quarter a year ago and up 7.5% sequentially. The company had a net income of $23.642 million.The company sold 7.6 million shares of Frontline or two-thirds of SFL holdings at an average price of approximately $11 per share.SFL is my preferred long-term company with…
The Tumultuous Story of Kanye West’s YEEZY so Far

The Tumultuous Story of Kanye West’s YEEZY so Far

It’s fair to say the ride to YEEZY Season 8 hasn’t been entirely smooth sailing. Ever since Kanye West presented his first fashion show at Paris Fashion Week in 2011, his relationship with the critics could be described as volatile, to say the least. Some collections have been labeled brilliant, others anything but. One thing everyone agrees on is…