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Google Assistant Interpreter Mode

With the Google Assistant’s interpreter mode, you can now easily communicate with your customers — even if you don’t speak the same language. Interpreter mode translates 29 languages in real-time to help businesses have free flowing conversations with their guests at hotels, airports, customer service desks, organizations aiding humanitarian efforts and more.

IBM Quantum Development Roadmap

How can the millions of developers worldwide start working with quantum computing? Hear IBM Fellow and Vice President of IBM Quantum Jay Gambetta describe what you can do today to take advantage of quantum hardware and future cloud services.


Our Health Intelligence Test analyzes information on the expression of tens of thousands of human genes, microbial genes, and mitochondrial genes to produce dynamic health insights and an actionable nutrition plan that enables you to improve areas of your health and increase your longevity.

UC Berkeley

On March 23, 1868, the University of California was born — and Berkeley, its first campus, is one of the greatest sources of research and knowledge the world has ever known. Produced by UC Berkeley, this video marks Berkeley 150, the year-long sesquicentennial celebration, as both the culmination of 150 years of light and an inspiring call to action to sustain our brilliance for another 150 years. Featuring excerpts from Chancellor Carol T. Christ’s keynote address on Charter Day, March 23, 2018.

Microsoft Mesh

Microsoft Mesh enables presence and shared experiences from anywhere – on any device – through mixed reality applications. Mesh allows for connections with new depth and dimension. As digital intelligence comes to the real world, we’re now able to see, share, and collaborate on content that persists. This common understanding ignites ideas, sparks creativity, and forms powerful bonds.

Demonstrating Quantum Supremacy

We’re marking a major milestone in quantum computing research that opens up new possibilities for this technology. Learn how the Google AI Quantum team demonstrated how a quantum computer can perform a task no classical computer can in an experiment called “quantum supremacy.”

Moon Express

Our mission is to redefine possible by returning to the Moon and unlocking its mysteries and resources for the benefit of humanity. We welcome expedition and payload partners on our commercial missions of opportunity. Our MX explorer systems are also available for charter and customer owned missions, delivering breakthrough opportunities for scientific and commercial exploration at an unprecedented low cost.

How does Microsoft Azure work?

Azure makes it easy for developers and IT professionals to be agile when they build, deploy, and manage their applications and services. However, this agility can have unintended consequences if unauthorized resources are created or left running after they are no longer needed. The solution is to use Azure’s resource access management tools as part of your organization’s governance program.


Viome is a team of leading entrepreneurs, scientists, and physicians. Our proven expertise is why Viome is the only private company trusted with exclusive license to technology first developed at the prestigious Los Alamos National Laboratory. Viome’s pioneering artificial learning engines are designed to not only analyze your data, but to aggregate all the biological data we receive. As the sample size grows, our machines will spot trends and influences, which will unlock scientific breakthroughs.

Google interns' first week

Students who join Google in internships or in full-time roles work on interesting, meaningful projects and are expected to have an impact from the start. Meet five recent summer interns and hear their thoughts on what it means to work at Google.

Inside the heart of an IBM Cloud Data Center

IBM Cloud enables seamless integration into public, private and hybrid cloud environments. The infrastructure is secure, scalable and flexible, providing tailored enterprise solutions that have made IBM Cloud the hybrid cloud market leader.

The Google Assistant can help you

Whether you’re booking a table at your neighborhood sushi joint or trying to schedule a last-minute haircut before your big event, sometimes you just need to pick up the phone to get something done. Here’s a look at a new feature we’re developing for the Google Assistant that uses advancements in AI to help you get things done over the phone.

IBM Watson: Final Jeopardy!

After competing against the two greatest Jeopardy! champions of all time, the technology behind Watson will now be applied to some of the world’s most enticing challenges. Watch a breakdown of the match from Ken Jennings, Brad Rutter and the IBM team members as they look toward the future.

The Internet of Things presents

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing how we live, work, and get around — homes are becoming smarter, factories more productive, and mobility is taking on a fundamentally new form. Following its “Invented for life” ethos, Bosch is constantly developing new ways of applying connectivity that will make all aspects of life easier.

Inside a Google data center

Joe Kava, VP of Google’s Data Center Operations, gives a tour inside a Google data center, and shares details about the security, sustainability and the core architecture of Google’s infrastructure.

Facebook's largest Data Center you never seen

AgeX Therapeutics is focused on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics targeting human aging. We are building upon the foundation of our proprietary technologies such as PureStem® and induced Tissue Regeneration (iTR™) to develop innovative medicines designed to address some of the largest unsolved problems in aging.

Apollo 11: The Untold Story Of the IBM Team Behind the Moon Landing

The IBM programmers and engineers who developed the software and systems for Apollo 11 recall their experiences in the historic mission on July 20, 1969.

Google Cloud IoT Solutions

Events of interest fire off continuously in the physical world, and data that is material to decision making can’t always wait for offline analysis. Internet-equipped sensors on any physical item imaginable make it possible to ingest data continuously into the cloud, directly from the source at massive scale.

Future-Proofing the Interplanetary Internet

NASA looks to Disruption Tolerant Networking to help communicate with satellites and spacecraft over long, interplanetary distances. Unlike the familiar computer-to-computer IP connection, the Disruption Tolerant Networking bundles data and transmits as many bundles as it can when a communication path opens.

Google and NASA's Quantum Artificial Intelligence Lab

A peek at the early days of the Quantum AI Lab: a partnership between NASA, Google, USRA, and a 512-qubit D-Wave Two quantum computer.


Siemplify was born out of the need for a better, simpler, more effective way to manage security operations. We were built by security operations experts who spent years honing their skills on the front lines of Israeli cyber intelligence agencies.

Introducing Amazon Go

We created the world’s most advanced shopping technology so you never have to wait in line. Our checkout-free shopping experience is made possible by the same types of technologies used in self-driving cars: computer vision, sensor fusion, and deep learning.

Life with Virtual Companions

Hatsune Miku was the best known of the first wave of virtual characters. At first simply for viewing, newer virtual characters are becoming more deeply embedded in our everyday lives. You can have realistic conversations with Azuma Hikari, who lives inside a 50cm glass tube and acts as a home assistant.


From the chip to the cloud, Synopsys technology is at the heart of innovations that are changing the way people work and play. We help you meet new requirements for power, reliability, mobility, and security that are the foundation for Smart Everything. Usher in a new era of chips and software—and bring Smart Everything to life—with Synopsys.

Meet the Google Assistant

Google Assistant is an artificial intelligence–powered virtual assistant developed by Google that is primarily available on mobile and smart home devices. Unlike the company’s previous virtual assistant, Google Now, the Google Assistant can engage in two-way conversations.

NEON is Getting Closer

NEON is an Artificial Human technology company that offers realtime interactive conversational services on mobile and web for businesses and consumers. NEON is the first venture of STAR Labs, an independent future factory of Samsung.

Envisioning the Future with Windows Mixed Reality

Windows Mixed Reality enables a world of mixed reality – where all sorts of devices work together – regardless of whether they are developed for virtual reality, augmented reality, or anything in-between. Windows Mixed Reality will help expand the Windows ecosystem far beyond the PC.

IBM - Computational Neuroscience

Biometaphorical computing engineer Guillermo Cecchi studies psychosis diagnosis using textual data from patient interviews. Analyzing patterns from these millions of words can extract relevant information within minutes, to predict what drugs the patients took.

Zoom Story

Zoom helps businesses and organizations bring their teams together in a frictionless environment to get more done. Our easy, reliable cloud platform for video, phone, content sharing, and chat runs across mobile devices, desktops, telephones, and room systems.

Advantage: The First Quantum Computer Built for Business

D-Wave is the leader in the development and delivery of quantum computing systems and software, and the world’s only commercial supplier of quantum computers. Our mission is to unlock the power of quantum computing for the world.

Why Amelia - The Most Human AI

Amelia delivers the best elements of human interaction – conversation, expression, emotion and understanding – to user experiences every day, driving deeper connections and greater business value.

The World is Going Hybrid with IBM

The new generation of hybrid cloud infrastructure enables you to build and manage across any cloud with a common platform, allowing you to skill once, build once and manage from a single pane of glass. At IBM, the foundation of this approach is Red Hat® OpenShift®, the market-leading hybrid cloud container platform.

The Human Brain Project SP 9

The HBP will design, implement and operate a Neuromorphic Computing Platform that allows non-expert neuroscientists and engineers to perform experiments with configurable Neuromorphic Computing Systems. The NCS will be hardware devices incorporating state-of-the-art electronic component and circuit technologies as well as new knowledge arising from other areas of HBP research (experimental neuroscience, theory, brain modelling).

Qualcomm Neural Processing SDK

Learn about the Qualcomm Neural Processing SDK and how it can help developers working in artificial intelligence. The SDK helps bring AI solutions to the mobile device, allowing processing to be done locally on the edge without having to rely on the cloud.

Infinite Office

At Facebook Connect, we introduced Infinite Office—a collection of new capabilities designed to create a virtual office space that will feel more productive and flexible.

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