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Jun 14, 2019

Md. reaches $2.8M settlement with IBM over health exchange

International Business Machines Corp. will pay Maryland $2.8 million to settle claims against the technology company related to the failed rollout of the state’s health exchange in 2013, the state attorney general’s office stated Friday. IBM, following its purchase of Curam Software, was the subcontractor on Maryland’s first attempt at an online health insurance exchange, […]

Apr 8, 2018

IBM general counsel talks law, tech and policy at UMBC

Sharing information on the internet while making sure it doesn’t fall into the wrong hands will be a balancing act, said IBM General Counsel Michelle Browdy to an audience of students and faculty members at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County on Friday. Browdy was one of many speakers as part of an inaugural IBM-UMBC […]

Apr 3, 2018

UMBC and IBM pair up for day of talks and recruitment

The University of Maryland Baltimore County and IBM are teaming up Friday for IBM-UMBC Day, which promises academic discussions and recruitment possibilities for the school’s computing students. The first IBM-UMBC Day will feature discussions and talks by top IBM officials, including Michelle Browdy, the firm’s senior vice president of legal. Other talks will include UMBC […]

Jan 30, 2018

Laureate Education teams up with IBM for data science curriculum

Laureate Education Inc., a network of higher education institutions headquartered in Baltimore, is collaborating with Big Blue on a technology program.

Jun 24, 2016

AAMC to help IBM’s Watson develop health expertise

Anne Arundel Medical Center has signed up to help IBM’s supercomputer and game-show champ Watson sharpen its understanding of health data. The artificial intelligence, which so memorably trounced its human competitors on Jeopardy! in 2011 and recently rubbed proverbial elbows with Bob Dylan, can analyze huge amounts of data and respond to complex questions posed […]

May 10, 2016

UMBC to help IBM’s Watson fight cybercrime

The game is afoot! Researchers at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County are teaming up with IBM for a pair of cybersecurity research initiatives, including a project to train IBM’s Watson computer to detect cyber attacks. Watson, no doubt still riding high after crushing Jeopardy! champ Ken Jennings during a special appearance on that game […]

Jan 7, 2016

Under Armour fitness apps to use IBM Watson intelligence

The 160 million users of Under Armour’s fitness applications will soon get to use the power of artificial intelligence to know everything they ever wanted about their workout, after the Baltimore sportswear company announced a partnership with IBM this week at CES. Under Armour’s new UA Record app and IBM Watson’s Cognitive Coaching system will […]

Nov 5, 2015

Frosh: More lawsuits against Md. health exchange vendors likely

The failed rollout of the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange was the direct result of the state’s reliance on false statements made by vendors, and additional lawsuits against those companies are likely, according to Attorney General Brian E. Frosh. Frosh notified legislative leaders in a letter last week of the general results of an investigation conducted […]

Mar 19, 2014

IBM’s Watson to aid in combating brain cancer

IBM is teaming with the New York Genome Center to help fight brain cancer.

Jul 31, 2013

SEC investigates IBM’s cloud computing revenue

IBM says federal regulators are looking into how the company reports sales for its cloud-computing business. The technology company disclosed in a regulatory filing Wednesday that it learned in May that the Securities and Exchange Commission was conducting an investigation. International Business Machines Corp. started its cloud business in 2007 and has spent billions since […]

Apr 10, 2013

In-House Interrogatory

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Jan 23, 2013

Strong news from IBM lifts Dow to 5-year high

NEW YORK — Strong earnings from tech giants nudged the stock market to a five-year high Wednesday. Investors drew encouragement from a vote by the House of Representatives to let the government keep paying all of its bills for another four months. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 67.12 points to close at 13,779.33. That’s […]

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