IBM Acquires The Weather Company’s Product and Technology Businesses, Extends Power of Watson to IoT

IBM Senior Vice President Bob Picciano (left) joins The Weather Company Chairman & CEO David Kenny (right) at the IBM Insight Conference in Las Vegas.  IBM has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Weather Company’s B2B, mobile and cloud-based web properties, including WSI, weather.com, Weather Underground and The Weather Company brand.. The planned acquisition would bring together IBM’s powerful cognitive and analytics platform and The Weather Company’s dynamic cloud data platform, which powers the fourth most-used mobile app daily in the United States and handles 26 billion inquiries to its cloud-based services each day. Continue reading “IBM Acquires The Weather Company’s Product and Technology Businesses, Extends Power of Watson to IoT”