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IBM’s Question-Answering System “Watson” Revisited

June 17th, 2010 06:05 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

religious freak writes “IBM has created and made the question answering algorithm, Watson, available online. Watson has competed in and won a majority of (mock) matches against humans in Jeopardy. Watson does not connect to the Internet to answer his questions, but rather seeks answers using many different algorithms then employs a ranking algorithm to choose the best answer.” We mentioned Watson last year as well.

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