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Drone System Could Help Clean out Microbes from Hospitals

Posted by Betsy Lillian on January 09, 2017

Announcing a U.S. patent record of 8,088 patents granted to its inventors in 2016, IBM is highlighting a recently patented drone application that could help advance cognitive healthcare. “Drone-based microbial analysis system,” U.S. Patent No. 9,447,448, implements unmanned aerial vehicles [Read More]

IBM and Aerialtronics Officially Announce Watson-Powered Drones

Posted by Betsy Lillian on October 04, 2016

IBM and Aerialtronics, a Netherlands-based designer and producer of unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), have officially announced the first commercial drones to leverage the IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) Platform on IBM Cloud. The drones, which feature cognitive computing capabilities, [Read More]

IBM’s Watson to Bring New Capabilities to Drone Analysis

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 15, 2016

Drone company Aerialtronics is reportedly teaming up with IBM to incorporate the tech giant’s Watson computer system into drone applications – specifically, infrastructure inspections.