tech:

taffy

IBM acquires StepZen

IBM has acquired StepZen, a company that provides GraphQL as a service. The acquisition closed earlier this month, and the StepZen team and technology will become part of the IBM Software unit. Financial details of the deal were not disclosed.

You can find the blog post by StepZen CEO Anant Jhingran talking about the announcement here.

Kareem Yusuf, senior vice president of Product Management and Growth, IBM Software, talks about the acquisition here.

[Image courtesy: StepZen]

Just in

Tech giants urge EU to prioritize digital competitiveness and infrastructure investment

Five major technology companies - Ericsson, IBM, Intel, Nokia, and Vodafone - called on European policymakers to take urgent action to boost Europe's digital competitiveness and keep it a priority for the incoming European Commission.

Covered California implements Google Cloud’s AI solutions

Covered California, California's health insurance marketplace, has announced that it will use Google Cloud's AI solutions to simplify the process of providing health insurance to California residents.