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Why you need to work with the machine, not against it

venturebeat.com
Whether or not you were aware of it at the time, the world changed in 2011 when Ken Jennings lost to IBM’s Watson on Jeopardy. As a part humorous, part chilling conclusion to the historic show, Jennings wrote the following beneath his final answer: I, for one, welcome our new computer overlords....
Why you need to work with the machine, not against it
IBM Sends Jeopardy Supercomputer to Medical School

IBM Is Sending Watson To College

www.fastcompany.com
The smartypants supercomputer is all grown up and leaving the nest to brush up on math and English. Though it's not going to be sitting in crowded lecture halls, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute students will soon be able to say they go to school with Watson, the IBM supercomputer famous...
IBM Is Sending Watson To College

Watson goes to college: How the world's smartest PC will revolutionize AI

gigaom.com
In 2011, IBM achieved a quantum leap in artificial intelligence technology when its Watson computer program trounced human champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter in a three-day Jeopardy! tourney, taking home the million-dollar prize by outscoring the second place competitor by a three-to-one margin. Since then, Watson has shown its computing...
Watson goes to college: How the world's smartest PC will revolutionize AI

IBM's Computer Sensation 'Watson' Just Scored A Wall Street Gig

www.businessinsider.com
IBM's supercomputer "Watson," who made an appearance as a contestant on Jeopardy last year beating the quiz show's two most successful champions, just got a job on Wall Street From Bloomberg: Citigroup Inc. (C), the third-largest U.S. lender, is Watson’s first financial services client, IBM said yesterday. It will...
IBM's Computer Sensation 'Watson' Just Scored A Wall Street Gig

New iOS app: You vs. Ken Jennings in a 'Trivia Death Match'

www.geekwire.com
Sure, you watch quiz shows and get a lot of the questions right, but how would you really do in a head-to-head challenge against the one and only Ken Jennings? You can find out first-hand in a new app called “Trivia Death Match With Ken Jennings,” released by Seattle-based FilmWise...
New iOS app: You vs. Ken Jennings in a 'Trivia Death Match'

Rice University Professor: SkyNET's Gonna Take Ur Jerbs!

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It's sad to note how collective humanity has done an ostrich on the warnings about the machines. Still the NFL exists, robbing us of our best and brightest, who will no longer be available for the coming war with SkyNET. Conferences on what to do about the surely coming...
Rice University Professor: SkyNET's Gonna Take Ur Jerbs!
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