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IBM’s Watson Is Identifying Social-Media Influencers
A depressing use for powerful technology.
Could This Be the End of Passive-Aggressive Emails?
A helpful new program lets you “tone check” your writing.
IBM’s Watson to Use Its Powers for Good?
They’re turning him into your new robot doctor.
last night on late night
Elton John to Bands who Won’t Give their Music to
: ‘Lighten Up, You Assholes’
Plus, Chris Rock bemoans being a fan of the “broke” Mets and more on our regular late-night roundup.
Warning: After Reading This, You Will Want Ken Jennings to Be Your New Best Nerd
Champion Ken Jennings’s Cartoon Revenge on Watson
Take that, robot.
IBM’s Watson Loses to Congressman, Discovers Love
Rush Holt 2016.
Once Again, the Robot Takeover Will Begin With Sex Appeal
Watson knows how to win us over.
How Watson Is Just Like a Human
Ken Jennings explains.
Yup, Watson Smoked Its Competition
I, for one, welcome our new computer overlords.”
Watch Watson Totally Screw Up Final Jeopardy (But Still Dominate the Humans)
Sorry, Team Human.
Whoops, We Built a Supercomputer That Beats Us at
In the “could God create a rock so heavy even he couldn’t lift” category …
Watch Some Highlights From Last Night’s Human-Robot
Here’s what you missed!
Robot Apocalypse Draws Nearer With IBM’s
Watson” defeated two very smart human people today.
Owen Wilson Sucks
Plus: ‘Watchmen 2’?