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LAS VEGAS, April 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A panel discussion on Watson -- the IBM computer that won on the television game show Jeopardy! -- is scheduled as part of the Trivia Championships of North America (TCONA).
After basking in the glory from its win on the game show â€œJeopardy!â€, IBM's Watson has been bested in a demonstration contest held at a Washington DC hotel.
Displaying only a few glitches, IBM's computer named 'Watson' easily beat two human competitors on the popular US quiz show Jeopardy!.
An IBM computer named Watson overcame two human champions in the second round of a man vs machine showdown on the popular US television game show â€œJeopardy!â€ yesterday.
Despite displaying a few quirks, an IBM computer played to a draw on the opening day of a man vs machine showdown with two human champions of the popular US television game show Jeopardy!.
Almost 15 years after a machine developed by IBM defeated world chess champion Garry Kasparov, the US computer giant is unveiling another that will challenge mankind once again, this time on the trivia front.
LONDON, January 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With the famous showdown between man and machine looming, bookmakers Bodog.com are sad to report that IBM's Computer, known as Watson, is the odds-on favourite to beat both Jeopardy champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter.
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y., Jan. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- At a press conference today, Jeopardy! and IBM (NYSE: IBM) revealed the non-profit beneficiaries of the upcoming contest between two of the most celebrated Jeopardy! Champions - Brad Rutter and Ken Jennings - and IBM's "Watson" computing system.
The most renowned champions in 'Jeopardy' history will be facing some stiff new competition--an IBM supercomputer--as the popular American quiz show will feature a 'man vs machine' showdown for the first time in its more than 40 year history.
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