SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 17, 2018– Educators have a new digital resource to address the increasing need for computational thinking and problem solving skills among students. Polyup, a Sunnyvale-based company led by a … [Read more...] about Polyup Addresses Gap in Computational Thinking Skills with Launch of a Free and Open Problem Solving Platform for Math Teachers and Students

# Problem solving process

## PODCAST Making IT Problems Solve Themselves

IT must do whatever it takes to make businesses lean, agile and intelligent. Modern support services, then, also need to be able to empower workers and IT personnel to maintain peak control of systems and to keep the applications, data and processes performing reliably at lowest … [Read more...] about PODCAST Making IT Problems Solve Themselves

## How Many Ways Can You Arrange 128 Tennis Balls? Impossible Problem Solved

Mathematics/Statistics In research carried out at the University of Cambridge, a team developed a computer program that can answer this mind-bending puzzle: Imagine that you have 128 soft spheres, a bit like tennis balls. You can pack them together in any number of ways. How many … [Read more...] about How Many Ways Can You Arrange 128 Tennis Balls? Impossible Problem Solved

## EXPERT ADVICE Smarter Planet, Smarter Processes

As the systems that run the way we work and live become smarter, the workplace as we know it is undergoing dramatic and dynamic change. The challenge organizations face is embracing the rapid shifts in today's world for their own advantage rather than resisting them.In the face … [Read more...] about EXPERT ADVICE Smarter Planet, Smarter Processes

## Devs Rev Up for a Weekend of Galactic Problem-Solving

More than 10,000 software and hardware developers, scientists and space fans will spend this weekend huddling in rooms in 136 cities around the world to participate in NASA's fourth annual International Space Apps Challenge -- a hackathon for space wonks.Using IBM's Bluemix … [Read more...] about Devs Rev Up for a Weekend of Galactic Problem-Solving