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