Honda Appoints IBM Watson To F1 Racing Team

The newly announced partnership between Honda and IBM, will see over 160 sensors in F1 cars capture data ranging from driver timing and fuel flow rates, to engine performance, giving racing crews the chance to derive critical insight in order to improve strategies for the next race.

Race Across America with Analytics

Last week, I caught wind of a presentation being delivered at the Finance Forum in Melbourne, and was fascinated to hear how Doug Barton was going to make the link between Finance and cycling, or as he refers to it, "what Doug Barton does on his day off". I'll be the first to admit - I know nothing about cycling. I'm baffled why my father is happy to ride 100km with his crew just to "grab a coffee" and then ride back home. But add sensors, weather predictions and analytics - and now you've got my interest!