The year 2020 could very well go down as the year that individuals, enterprises and governments worked more closely than ever to apply technology to solve the world’s most critical problems. Before the global response to COVID-19, world economic leaders attending the World Economic Forum Annual
With 2019 emerging as the warmest on record for the world’s oceans, the call to climate action continues as the theme for the 50-year anniversary of Earth Day 2020, described as the world’s largest environmental movement to drive transformative change for people and planet.
The eye on the prize
IBM and researchers at University of Alberta collaborate to accelerate analysis and prediction of climate changes from months to minutes. Using IBM’s InfoSphere Streams software, researchers are able to quickly ingest, correlate and analyze data as it arrives from more than 500 sensors implanted in