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IBM ends all facial recognition business as CEO calls out bias and inequality

IBM CEO, Arvind Krishna, has announced that the company will end all its facial recognition business following criticism over privacy concerns and racial bias. Even with the advances that have been made in recent years, the technology still demonstrates bias. This has been attributed to, in part, private companies with little regulation or federal oversight […]

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IBM to acquire Red Hat in $34 Billion deal

IBM has acquired Red Hat, the world’s leading provider of open source cloud software in a $34 Billion Dollar deal.  Ginni Rometty, IBM Chairman, President and CEO believes the acquisition will enable IBM will become the world’s #1 hybrid cloud provider. The company has previously been criticized for being sluggish to adopt cloud related technologies […]