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Saturday, February 26, 2011

With IBM's Watson on 'Jeopardy!,' how trivial is trivia?

With IBM's Watson on 'Jeopardy!,' how trivial is trivia?: "'I don't think we want to outsource our thinking to any machine,' Jennings said. 'I don't remember phone numbers anymore because my cellphone does, can't figure out what time of day it is by looking at the sun, but thinking and recall and analysis - these things are too central.'"Rutter, at least, isn't sweating. " 'Jeopardy!' will still have humans for a long time to come," he said. "Until we have implants in our brains."

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