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Twitter Battle between Duke and Wisconsin – Social goes #ncaa

It started with a tweet from Wisconsin!

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Duke counters with a Vine Video of the Duke Devil! duke comebackSo Wisconsin brings in a Blue Man Group Video!wis comeAnd of course, Duke goes away for a bit to bring back pictures of influence from the pastbannersYou get the picture …. it’s a Social Battle of Twitter, Vines, YouTube, and Instagram between the best teams in the nation right now!What will happen next?

Michael Sherman from UT Austin: people underestimate the power of Watson!

Michael Sherman is a student at the McCombs School of Business, UT Austin and winner of the recent Watson case competition on campus. He suggested a solution for Watson, the cognitive computer, that can navigate the vast amounts of accounting regulation: more than any human can process!

Learn more about Watson from our IBM SVP Mike Rhodin at TieCon this Friday in Santa Clara.