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Alex Trebek, porcupine at Google for National Geographic contest (photos)

Russia takes top prize at the National Geographic World Championship competition today at Google's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

12 Images By Jul. 28, 2011

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IBM's Watson bores as 'Jeopardy' big shot Sherlock

In the first of three nights playing against two great "Jeopardy" champions, IBM supercomputer Watson scores well but shows precious little character. He also made howling errors.

By Feb. 14, 2011

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iQ Alarm Clock annoys you awake

Clock concept bugs you with puzzles as a wake-up call. The prospect of having an Alex Trebek experience every morning may sound unappealing, but it will get the job done.

By Mar. 4, 2011

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IBM's Watson jeopardizes humanity in game 2

In the second of three nights of the IBM Challenge, supercomputer Watson dominates and even shows inadvertent humor.

By Feb. 15, 2011

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IBM program to take on 'Jeopardy' champions

Big Blue took on chess champion Garry Kasparov. Now, an IBM program called Watson is preparing to take on champions of the game show "Jeopardy."

By Apr. 26, 2009

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Taking IBM's supercomputer to Final 'Jeopardy' (Q&A)

45 Minutes on IM: Eric Brown, a manager on IBM Research's Watson project, talks with CNET about building a computer that may be able to beat the world's best 'Jeopardy' players. He's confident the computer can emerge victorious.

By Dec. 16, 2010

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Triumph of the leet

According to the Thousand Robots blog, a contestant in the recent Jeopardy College Tournament...

By Nov. 12, 2004