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China's moon rover breaks down, mission in jeopardy

China landed its first rover on the moon to much celebration last month, but the Jade Rabbit is now in trouble.

By Jan. 27, 2014

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Groupon CEO in jeopardy of losing his job?

With the stock in a free fall and Groupon's board meeting this week, Andrew Mason's tenure as CEO reportedly faces opposition.

By Nov. 27, 2012

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California green vehicle rebates in jeopardy

An unexpectedly large participation rate drained the fund 10 days before the fiscal year ends. And for the new fiscal year, smaller rebates have been proposed.

By Jun. 28, 2011

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This week in Crave: The in-'Jeopardy' edition

This week, Sony got tough on PlayStation 3 hackers, Japan got tough on body odor, and Watson got tough on all of us.

By Feb. 19, 2011

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'Jeopardy' III: Watson HALs his way with the humans

In the final round of "Jeopardy", Watson tries to pretend he was human, but he just couldn't make enough mistakes. He came out the winner. While humanity just sat and stared.

By Feb. 16, 2011

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IBM researchers show love for 'Jeopardy' champion Watson

Who better to watch the final episode of the match among 'Jeopardy' champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter and IBM supercomputer Watson with than a large group of IBM researchers? CNET reporter Daniel Terdiman was on hand to do just that.

By Feb. 16, 2011

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Despite reports, Watson did not crash during 'Jeopardy' taping

After this story was published, we heard from Michael Bicks that it was not, in fact, Watson that crashed during the show's taping. He would like to make clear the following: "I missblogged last night--It was not Watson, but the system that was the interface between Watson and the Jeopardy computer, completely separate from Watson, that crashed during the taping."

By Feb. 16, 2011

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Despite reports, Watson did not crash during 'Jeopardy' taping

While early reports from the producers of PBS' "Nova" indicated that the taping of Watson's battle against human champions took more than four hours due to the computer crashing, that turned out not to be accurate.

By Feb. 16, 2011

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Ep. 758: Where it's Wilson vs. Watson on Jeopardy 404

Complaining about Web site re-designs is easy, but we're doing it anyway. On today's show we're picking bones with Gawker and Facebook's latest makeovers that slow down our inter-stalking! Not to worry, fellow creepers, there's always workarounds...

By Feb. 15, 2011

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The 404 758: Where it's Wilson vs. Watson on Jeopardy 404 (podcast)

Complaining about Web site redesigns is easy, but we're doing it anyway. On today's show we're picking bones with Gawker and Facebook's latest makeovers that slow down our inter-stalking! Not to worry, fellow creepers, there are always workarounds...

By Feb. 15, 2011