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#IBM100 - A Computer Called Watson will match wits with 2 smart men tonight on Jeopardy. See the latest real-time talk about #IBMWatson.
Tech Bits: Did you know Apache UIMA and Apache Hadoop technology advance Big Data intelligence and semantic analytic capabilities of Watson supercomputer?

#IBM100 - A Computer Called Watson will match wits with 2 smart men tonight on Jeopardy. See the latest real-time talk about #IBMWatson.

Tech Bits: Did you know Apache UIMA and Apache Hadoop technology advance Big Data intelligence and semantic analytic capabilities of Watson supercomputer?

inothernews:

WISE OF THE MACHINE   In its first public demonstration, the computer system built by IBM defeated two “Jeopardy!” champions, including 74-consecutive-game-winner Ken Jennings, above, in a practice match ahead of a formal competition that will air on TV in mid-February.  Afterwards, the computer, known as Watson, also took Ken Jennings’s lunch money.  (Photo: AP via the Wall St. Journal; caption via the Journal.  Except that last part.)

“Shall we play a game?”

inothernews:

WISE OF THE MACHINE   In its first public demonstration, the computer system built by IBM defeated two “Jeopardy!” champions, including 74-consecutive-game-winner Ken Jennings, above, in a practice match ahead of a formal competition that will air on TV in mid-February.  Afterwards, the computer, known as Watson, also took Ken Jennings’s lunch money.  (Photo: AP via the Wall St. Journal; caption via the Journal.  Except that last part.)

Shall we play a game?

What is the most epic Man versus Machine contest since 1997 for $1000 Alex?


Would you like to play a game?
2 Men + 1 Computer Enter.
1 Man OR 1 Computer Leaves.

 

The Marquee Billing: Jeopardy champ Ken  Jennings vs Jeopardy champ Brad Rutter vs Supercomputer IBM Watson

Elevation Trivia: Stone Mountain, NC, USA vs Mount Pilatus, Lucerne, Switzerland

(note to self: use horizontal orientation to capture preferred aspect ratio for youtube videos) 

Google Geek Trivia: name these logos.
I played this 1 round with “Team Gmail” - I supplied answers for Digg, Camino, Mosiac, Tumblr, Opera, Hulu, Google Desktop… The rest were cake - Wave, Mozilla, Reddit. We didn’t get K for Knol which is a really obscure Google project I’ve never heard of. Oh well.  

Google Geek Trivia: name these logos.

I played this 1 round with “Team Gmail” - I supplied answers for Digg, Camino, Mosiac, Tumblr, Opera, Hulu, Google Desktop… The rest were cake - Wave, Mozilla, Reddit. We didn’t get K for Knol which is a really obscure Google project I’ve never heard of. Oh well.  

Free Tickets to Social Media Business Forum (via jason keath)

Social Media History Trivia
- October 9th, 1pm EST
- Follow @jakrose for questions
- Random draw from the first 5 correct answers wins a ticket for each question
- 4 Questions

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