Not content with winning Jeopardy, IBM’s Watson is back and trying its hand at making movie trailers

by Mike Tomkins posted Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 12:30 PM EDT The robot revolution draws ever closer, it would seem! For years now, computers have been beating us at our own games. First chess champion Garry Kasparov was defeated by IBM’s Deep Blue, then the company followed up with Watson, which handily beat two of the most successful human players at Jeopardy. And even more recently, Google’s AlphaGo program took on the best human players at the board game Go, and took home the prize. And hardly a day goes by without news of artificial intelligence staking its claim in another new area, whether it’s in medical diagnostics, driverless cars or perhaps even beauty contest judging. You might think that as artistic endeavors, photography and videography would be immune. After all, while…


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