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Bringing Natural Language Processing Home

Jun 9, 2011 |

Computers capable of conversing naturally have always captured our imaginations but this concept is moving closer to reality with new developments.

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.

Must See TV: IBM Watson Heads for Jeopardy Showdown

Feb 9, 2011 |

Next week the IBM supercomputer known as “Watson” will take on two of the most accomplished Jeopardy players of all time, Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter, in a three-game match starting on February 14. If Watson manages to best the humans, it will represent the most important advance in machine intelligence since IBM’s “Deep Blue” beat chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov in 1997. But this time around, the company also plans to make a business case for the technology. Trivial pursuit this is not.

How IBM Plans to Win Jeopardy!

May 28, 2009 |

IBM’s Watson will showcase the latest tricks in natural-language processing.