The Watson Jeopardy! Challenge
Friday, February 11, 2011
IBM is ready to unleash their super computer, known as "Watson", against the best Jeopardy contestants to date starting on February 14. Watson will compete on the TV show against former game show winners Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter, trying to outsmart both of them on the popular quiz game show.
Watson represents a computer system that can understand natural language and formulate an answer to a question in real-time. IBM has developed an area of their web site to explain what Watson is
, how it was designed, and how this type of artificial intelligence technology can be leveraged by businesses going forward.
The Watson Jeopardy! Challenge will take place Monday, February 14th through Wednesday, February 16th, don't miss it! For more information please see IBM's web site.