IBM stops new sales of its AI-based Watson Health Drug Discovery platform

IBM stops new sales of its AI-based Watson Health Drug Discovery platform

IBM Corp.’s Watson Health business unit will wind down its Drug Discovery service, which is used by pharmaceutical companies to apply artificial intelligence to the development of new medicines. Medical news journal Stat first reported the news today, saying IBM was throwing in the towel because of “sluggish sales” of the product. The company said it will keep the service up and running for existing customers, but it won’t be sold to new customers. “We are not discontinuing our Watson for…

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Take A Virtual Tour: Former Honolulu Home Of Fashion Designer Geoffrey Beene For Sale At

Take A Virtual Tour: Former Honolulu Home Of Fashion Designer Geoffrey Beene For Sale At

You might have to pinch yourself to be sure the stunning surroundings aren’t a dream as you view the beachfront home’s three stories hugging the lower slopes of Diamond Head crater as they meet the water’s edge. Stepping foot inside the custom kiln-formed textured glass entry door will likely confirm your feelings that this impressive home is indeed a retreat from the outside world. Built in 1988, the residence features four bedrooms and four and a half bathrooms in 4,878…

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Bermuda Fashion Festival Tickets On Sale

Bermuda Fashion Festival Tickets On Sale

Tickets are now on sale for the 2018 Bermuda Fashion Festival, taking place from July 8 to July 14, available for purchase at ptix.bm. A spokesperson said, “The Festival is celebrating its ninth year as one of the most highly anticipated events on Bermuda’s social calendar. The Bermuda Fashion Festival is back with a summer installation and is anticipating another exciting week of exceptional fashion at high energy runway shows under the mega tent on Front Street.” “The Festival will…

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AirXpanders Announces Support of BRCAStrong Smart Options Medical Panel & Fashion Show

AirXpanders Announces Support of BRCAStrong Smart Options Medical Panel & Fashion Show

SAN JOSE, Calif., March 6, 2019 PRNewswire — AirXpanders, . asx:AXP, a medical device company focused on the design, manufacture, sale and distribution of the AeroForm® Tissue Expander System, is pleased to be a supporter of former AeroForm patient Tracy Milgram-Posner, President and Founder of BRCAStrong, and the Smart Options Medical Panel & Fashion Show event to be held on March 9 th in Hallendale, Fl., as part of National Breast Implant Awareness Month. Smart Options Medical Panel & Fashion…

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Pro-Trump Fashion at 2019 Grammys: From Border Wall Dress to ‘Keep America Great’ Jacket

Pro-Trump Fashion at 2019 Grammys: From Border Wall Dress to ‘Keep America Great’ Jacket

MAGA is having a small fashion moment at the 2019 Grammys. Singers Joy Villa and Ricky Rebel both used the red carpet to spread their pro-Trump messages. First up is Villa, who dressed as President Trump’s hotly contested border wall. Draped in silver with barbed wire tufts on her shoulders and carrying a “Make America Great Again” bag. “This is what I believe in,” Villa told Variety’s Marc Malkin. “I believe in the President, I just released an album called…

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BAFTAs 2019: Best fashion on the red carpet

BAFTAs 2019: Best fashion on the red carpet

The British Academy Film Awards BAFTAs serve as the film industry’s last major red carpet event before the grand finale, the Oscars, later this month. Due to a calendar clash with the Grammys in Los Angeles, Lady Gaga, one of this season’s big fashion winners, was notably absent from London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sunday. But there was still plenty of celebrity and royal style to enjoy. Olivia Colman in an elegant ivory and black dress by Emilia Wickstead. Credit:…

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Grammys: Pro-Trump Fashion Ensembles Make Statements on the Red Carpet

Grammys: Pro-Trump Fashion Ensembles Make Statements on the Red Carpet

The 2019 Grammys have been hit with eye-catching outfits making subtle — or not so subtle — political statements, some referencing President Trump and his desire to build a border wall or make the country “great” again.  Singer Joy Villa’s right-leaning “build the wall” outfit made an impression, featuring a barbed-wire gown with cloak and spiky headpiece and a “Make America Great Again” red purse. The designer was Desi Lee Allinger of Desi Designs Couture.  On the red carpet, Villa told…

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Fashion Entrepreneurs Must Display These 3 Traits To Attract Investors

Fashion Entrepreneurs Must Display These 3 Traits To Attract Investors

Entrepreneurs in AFF’s programs get hands-on support as well as financial assistance.Roberta Annan Yves St Laurent studied under Dior. Donna Karen worked for Anne Klein. Tom Ford was a design assistant to Cathy Hardwick. Starting a career as a fashion entrepreneur, or in any of the creative industries, does not follow the typical entrepreneur’s journey. In fashion, the apprenticeship model reigns supreme. Roberta Annan started the African Fashion Fund AFF in part to make it possible for African designers to…

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10 Now-Defunct Celebrity Fashion Lines You’ll Have to See to Believe

10 Now-Defunct Celebrity Fashion Lines You’ll Have to See to Believe

From Avril Lavigne to Chris Kirkpatrick yes, the one from ‘NSYNC, the early 2000s were especially keen on celebs flexing their design skills. It was rare for these wannabe fashion moguls to pique the interest of consumers for more than a few years at a time, though it’s important to note everyone can successfully parlay their stardom into a multi-million dollar fashion empire.  We’re looking at you, Mary-Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen.  And speaking of the sororal wonders behind The Row and Elizabeth and James, they too got…

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