IBM on Thursday unveiled plans to form the Watson Business Group, a division aimed making its "Jeopardy"-winning cognitive computing application more of a commercial success.
At an event in New York on Thursday, IBM CEO Ginny Rometty and executives will outline the master plan for Watson. Like IBM's push into analytics, cloud and mobile commerce, the Watson Business Group will get similar investment. Big Blue said it will invest $1 billion into the Watson division, including $100 million to fund startups developing cognitive apps.
IBM said the Watson division, based in New York City's … Read more