Monthly Archives: February 2011

NOVA show on IBM’s Watson last evening

I watched PBS’ NOVA show “Smartest machine on earth” last night, which was about both the general topic of artificial intelligence ( AI ), and the specific topic of the upcoming airing of IBM’s Watson appearance on Jeopardy! next week. … Continue reading

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Questions for designers of IBM’s Watson / DeepQA

PBS NOVA is having a special about IBM’s Watson tonight according to http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/tech/ferrucci-smartest-machine.html , with live blogging by IBM’s David Ferucci, David Gondek, and Eric Brown. If you look at my last blog about IBM’s Watson competing on Jeopardy! and … Continue reading

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New under “Intelligence & Automation”

I just added a post entitled “IBM’s Watson competes on Jeopardy! – what’s in a score?” on my “Intelligence & Automation” section. Direct Link:  https://mattersofproportion.wordpress.com/intelligence-automation/ibms-watson-competes-on-jeopardy-whats-in-a-score/

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“Intelligence & Automation” page added

I’ve added a new section of this blogsite called “Intelligence & Automation”, which is a place for stuff about my work on human and nonhuman intelligence.  In a few days I will be posting my first long blog entry.  It … Continue reading

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