Watson Jeopardy! Challenge
Artificial Intelligence Accomplishment | 2011
IBM researchers: Dave Ferrucci et al
Where the work was done: IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
What we accomplished: First computer to defeat TV game show Jeopardy! champions (Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter). Research teams are working to adapt Watson to other information-intensive fields, such as telecommunications, financial services and government.
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