IBM Chairman, President and CEO, Ginni Rometty, will headline the CES 2019 keynote stage, kicking off the annual gathering of consumer technology leaders.
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Apple has reportedly taken a dominant position in its partnership with IBM by controlling certain aspects of it. The newly formed partnership has resulted in Apple dictating how it wants sales people on IBM’s end to operate. UBS analyst Steven Milunovich reports Apple requires sales people from the company to use Macs that are running Keynote presentations originally created by Apple itself.
Self-healing, social network communicating, Internet-of-Things operating cars are the wave of the future, according to a study of automotive leaders conducted by IBM.
Topping tech headlines on Monday, IBM once again led the pack with a record 7,534 patents collected in 2014.
IBM has released new data on sales during Christmas, comparing mobile shopping habits between iOS and Android users. The data reveals that iPhones and iPads were used 57.1% of the time for online shopping during the season, an increase of 8.3% from usage in 2013.
Apple and IBM are starting to deliver on their "landmark partnership" to transform business use of iPads and iPhones today. After a deal earlier this year, the first apps designed by the two companies will start being used by Citi, Air Canada, Sprint, and Banorte this week. The first round of 10 apps include a mixture of applications aimed at financial institutions, insurance businesses, and even government agencies.