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December 3, 2014
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Volunteers Can Now Help Scripps Research Institute Scientists Seek Ebola Cure in Their (Computers’) Spare Time

IBM’s SoftLayer cloud-enabled World Community Grid to provide free virtual supercomputer power to The Scripps Research Institute to speed screening of promising chemical compounds ARMONK, NY & LA JOLLA, CA – 03 Dec 2014: Although some medical therapies show promise … Continue reading

February 18, 2011
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In Watson’s Wake, IBM World Community Grid Registration Skyrockets 700%

*$500,000 in IBM Jeopardy! Challenge prize money to fund global research that benefits humanity* ARMONK, N.Y. – 18 Feb 2011: Watson wasn’t the only computer system that won this week when it competed successfully against two human champions on the … Continue reading