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May 1, 2013
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IBM scientists unveiled what they called "the world's smallest movie" on Wednesday. "A Boy and his Atom" tracks the movement of atoms magnified 100 million times.

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'A Boy and His Atom,' the World's "Smallest" Movie

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Reuters (May 1, 2013) — A movie with atoms as actors has been named by the Guinness World Records organization, as the "world's smallest movie." Called 'A Boy and his Atom,' the stop-action film was produced by IBM to introduce students to the world of mathematics and science, while highlighting IBM's own history of research.
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IBM: Why We're Spending $1B on Watson Supercomputing

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TheStreet (Jan. 9, 2014) — IBM's Watson supercomputer, famous for its appearance on the game show Jeopardy, is now spearheading the tech giant's latest push into cloud and big data. IBM executive Mike Rhodin explains why the bellwether is spending $1 billion on its new Watson business unit, which will be based in the heart of New York's 'Silicon Alley'. Rhodin also tells TheStreet's James Rogers how IBM is extending the supercomputer's reach from healthcare to enterprise computing.
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IBM Makes Tiny Movie by Pushing Molecules Around

IBM Makes Tiny Movie by Pushing Molecules Around

AP (May 6, 2013) — IBM says it has made the tiniest stop-motion movie ever - a one-minute video of individual carbon monoxide molecules repeatedly rearranged to show a boy dancing, throwing a ball and bouncing on a trampoline.
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'World's Smallest Movie' Stars Atoms in Stop Motion

'World's Smallest Movie' Stars Atoms in Stop Motion

Newsy (May 1, 2013) — Researchers at IBM created the film to get kids interested in science. It's been certified by the Guinness Book of World Records.
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