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What Is ... The Most Embarrassing 'Jeopardy!' Fail Video Ever?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 07.23.2014 | Entertainment

Okay, so it might not be the thing we're most proud of, but we can't deny our affinity for game show fails. Seriously, what's more fun than watchi...

What It Really Takes To Make It On 'Jeopardy!'

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 06.03.2014 | Entertainment

The game show your grandparents used to love has been getting a lot of attention lately. More and more people are tuning into "Jeopardy!" each nig...

Just Call Him MC Trebek

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 05.16.2014 | TV

Alex Trebek just proved he's got serious flow. The "Jeopardy!" host, who's known for a sophisticated -- do we dare say stuffy -- style of schoolin...

Well That Was Embarrassing

Posted 05.06.2014 | TV

Game show contestants just can't catch a break this week! After Indiana University honors student Julian Batts earned the title "Worst 'Wheel of F...

Soon Everyone Will Be Able To Use IBM's 'Jeopardy'-Winning Watson

The Huffington Post | Betsy Isaacson | Posted 11.15.2013 | Technology

Daring developers will soon have a new tool at their disposal: IBM's Watson, the supercomputer that won "Jeopardy!" in 2011. In an interview with C...

Watson Is No Match for Humanity

John Maeda | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
John Maeda

The computer is smart as us, and dumb as us.

IBM Watson's Jeopardy! Wagering Strategies

Dr. Gerald Tesauro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Dr. Gerald Tesauro

Daily Doubles and Final Jeopardy! are often the most critical junctures of a Jeopardy! game; the amount wagered can make a big difference in a player's overall chances to win. How does Watson decide on the amount?

In The Watson Era, Will The Computer Be Servant, Master, Or Savior?

Clay Farris Naff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Clay Farris Naff

I confess that in a quasi-religious way I have long been intrigued by the concept of a godlike computer, and Watson has kindled that interest back into flame.

WATCH: 'Jeopardy's' Watson Replaces Andy On Conan

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

After completely dominating his human competition for two nights in a row on Jeopardy, IBM supercomputer Watson has become a national sensation. In f...

`Jeopardy!': Computer CRUSHES Competition

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — The computer brained its human competition in Game 1 of the Man vs. Machine competition on "Jeopardy!" On the 30-question game board...

Evil Supercomputer Dedicates Free Time to Jeopardy

Pablo Andreu | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Pablo Andreu

"There is no way I'm going let these simian creatures defeat me," said Watson. "While they're sleeping, I'm processing countless terabytes of useless information."

'Jeopardy!' Pits Man Against Computer In Round 1

AP | FRAZIER MOORE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

NEW YORK — In the "Jeopardy!" battle of man vs. machine, man and machine were neck-and-neck on Monday. Human player Brad Rutter and the superco...

WATCH: The 'Jeopardy' Robot's Untold Game Show History

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Tonight, IBM's trivia-crushing computer Watson will make its "Jeopardy" debut, and Slate has put together this highly entertaining mockumentary style ...

IBM's Jeopardy Supercomputer Takes Down Human Competitors

The Huffington Post | Dean Praetorius | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

IBM's Watson, a Jeopardy playing computer, has garnered a lot of attention, but hasn't really been seen in action. Until now. Watson showed exactly w...

'Jeopardy!' To Pit Humans Against IBM Machine

AP | DAVID BAUDER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — The game show "Jeopardy!" will pit man versus machine this winter in a competition that will show how successful scientists are in cr...