Watson http://wamc.org en Move Over, Watson! http://wamc.org/post/move-over-watson <p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 19:44:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 74944 at http://wamc.org Move Over, Watson! Watson at Rensselaer http://wamc.org/post/watson-rensselaer <p></p><p></p><p>In 2011, IBM's Watson supercomputer made national television history when it appeared on the "Jeopardy" program and knocked out two of the show's top champions. Now, the computer is in college.</p><p></p><p>RPI is the first university in the world to receive a Watson computer system from IBM - Just like the flesh-and-blood students who will work on it, Watson left home to sharpen its skills. Course work will include English and math. It will spend three years in Troy.</p><p> Thu, 31 Jan 2013 23:19:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 56940 at http://wamc.org Watson at Rensselaer