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Game on (and on and on): How I survived a 24-hour gaming marathon

Could you play video and board games for 24 hours straight? CNET's Danny Gallagher did just that and kept a bleary-eyed diary as evidence for his next of kin.

By November 10, 2015


Abe Lincoln, Smaug join Colbert for epic 'Colbert Report' finale song

For the final episode of "The Colbert Report," Stephen Colbert gathers up dozens of celebrity friends to sing the classic British song "We'll Meet Again."

By December 19, 2014


The 404 Show: BitBite, Jeopardy post-game chit chat

Another fitness tracker. Awesome. This one goes in your ear and listens to you eat. We're serious. We'll also listen to post-game Jeopardy! chat, learn a disturbing fact about Big Bird and try out McDonald's bubble gum broccoli.

By November 14, 2014


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 July 28, 2011


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 March 4, 2011


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 February 15, 2011


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 February 14, 2011


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 December 16, 2010


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 April 26, 2009


Triumph of the leet

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

By November 12, 2004