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US Appeals Court Rejects Apartheid Cases Against Ford, IBM

Close to 80 companies initially were named in the lawsuits, but the vast majority of those claims were rejected.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/27/2015

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House OKs Bill That Would Avert $1.1B Tax Payout

Supporters hope bills are introduced this month after similar ones died in the past two-year sessions because of conservatives’ concerns about infringing on employers’ religious freedom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2014

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Moosejaw’s Mobile Business Growth Reaches New Heights with IBM

IBM announced Friday that Madison Heights-based Moosejaw Mountaineering is using software from IBM’s Smarter Commerce initiative to expand its mobile commerce and social business strategy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/12/2013

Compuware headquarters in downtown Detroit

Compuware Announces Business Partnership With IBM

Compuware Corp. Tuesday announced it has partnered with IBM to deliver IBM Business Analytics within Compuware’s market-leading professional service automation and project portfolio management software, Changepoint.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/12/2013

Dow Corning headquarters outside Midland

Dow Corning, IBM Scientists Show Off New Materials For Photonics

Dow Corning and IBM scientists Monday unveiled what they said was a major step in photonics, using a new type of polymer material to transmit light stead of electrical signals within supercomputers and data company.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2013

Grand Valley State University's main campus in Allendale. Photo: Wikimedia Commons.

Student Programmers To Compete At Grand Valley

Student computer programmers from across the region will gather Nov. 3 at Grand Valley State University to compete in the regional segment of the world’s most prestigious programming competition, the annual IBM-sponsored Association for Computing Machinery International Collegiate Programming Contest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012

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DTE Part Of IBM Smart Grid Research Institute

The Detroit utility holding company DTE Energy will be one of the first members of the Smarter Energy Research Institute IBM has just established.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2012

HR Notices From October 10

The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2012

IBM Blue Gene supercomputers. Wikimedia Commons photo.

MSU To Introduce Students To Analytics, Big Data Using IBM Watson

Michigan State University announced a new master’s degree program in business analytics to help prepare students for the jobs of the future. IBM is assisting the program with its analytics software and support for experiential projects where students will apply analytics to real-world business problems.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2012

cherry trees

Cherry Central Turns to IBM to Ensure Food Safety for Consumers

IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced that Traverse City-based Cherry Central, a cooperative of hundreds of growers of fruits and vegetables in the United States, is using IBM analytics technology to provide true visibility of food items as they travel from the farm to supermarket shelves or ingredient buyers’ locations.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/18/2011