Cognitive computing projects

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From chips to algorithms, explore the new technologies being developed by IBM Research that will enable a whole new generation of cognitive systems.



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Neurosynaptic chips

IBM researchers found inspiration for a new computer chip design from the most powerful, efficient information processing device in the world: the human brain. These new silicon, neurosynaptic chips allow for computing systems that emulate the brain's computing efficiency, size and power usage.

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Computational creativity software interface

Computational creativity

Computational creativity applies technology to assist humans in thinking outside the box and expanding their exploration boundaries. IBM researchers have built a system that shares some of the underlying cognitive principles found in Watson so that the system can reason about flavor the same way a person uses their palate.

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