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Submission + - Just Months After Jeopardy!, Watson Wows Doctors (singularityhub.com) 2

kkleiner writes: "Following its resounding victory on Jeopardy!, IBM’s Watson has been working hard to learn as much about medicine as it can with a steady diet of medical textbooks and healthcare journals. In a recent demonstration to the Associated Press Watson demonstrated a promising ability to diagnose patients. The demonstration was a success, and it is the hope of IBM and many medical professionals that in the coming years Watson will lend doctors a helping hand as they perform their daily rounds."
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Just Months After Jeopardy!, Watson Wows Doctors

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