Who will win Jeopardy! The IBM Grand Challenge [ 156 votes]|
|IBM "Watson" (computer) (94)||60%|
|Ken Jennings or Brad Rutter (humans) (50)||32%|
|Not sure (12)||8%|
Gregory PS: KDnuggets readers expect IBM computer to win, which would be a tremendous milestone for artificial intelligence. Clearly, even if IBM does not win this time, it will win soon, because computers are getting smarter and faster, and humans are not.
Kurtzweil predicts "singularity" - emergence of full-fledged AI in less than 50 years.
Here is official site for the competition is IBM Watson computer will play two human Jeopardy champions on Feb 14, 2011.