Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Your Future Robot Overlord Finishes Its Jeopardy Mission Today

Posted By on Wed, Feb 16, 2011 at 12:35 PM

This afternoon, the challenge between IBM's Watson supercomputer and Jeopardy! legends Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter wraps up, and based on the results so far, it appears we should begin accepting that Watson will soon be our new king/lord. Still, the process is sort of amusing, if only for Jennings looks of annoyance and general irritation that a box of wires is destroying him at the only thing he's famous for.

However, Greg Wyshynski, a hockey blogger for Yahoo, offered an interesting, yet highly unlikely twist:

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Again, not likely, but I would like to see the look on the smug bastard Trebek's face.

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