Tag: machine learning

Watson Goes Undefeated in Three-Night Jeopardy Series

Feb 17, 2011 |

IBM super beats humans at their own game. Next up: calling Doctor Watson.

Supercomputer Pummels Jeopardy Champs

Feb 16, 2011 |

Watson humbles humans on match’s second night.

Watson Supercomputer Draws to a Tie in First Round of Jeopardy Match

Feb 15, 2011 |

Computer’s deafness costs it a decisive win.

Watson’s Debut Sparks Intelligent Conversation

Feb 15, 2011 |

Jeopardy’s first ever “man-versus-machine” contest has us all wondering about the future of artificial intelligence.

Machine Learns Language Starting with the Facts

Oct 5, 2010 |

When it comes to understanding the meaning of language, humans still have the clear edge over computers.

Data Mined for Love Connection

Sep 7, 2010 |

Clues left on social media sites help singles find love.

Of Unknown Origin: Diagnosing Cancer in the Cloud

Feb 25, 2009 |

Cloud computing is finding new friends every day. Biotech firm Pathwork Diagnostics is now using Amazon’s EC2 platform to perform sophisticated gene expression analytics for cancer classification.