IBM’s Watson supercomputer crowned Jeopardy king

IBM’s supercomputer Watson has trounced its two competitors in a televised show pitting human brains against computer bytes. After a three night marathon on the quiz show Jeopardy, Watson emerged victorious to win a $1million (£622,000) prize. The computer’s competitors were two of the most successful players ever to have taken part in Jeopardy. But […]