Step aside Trump – IBM artificially intelligent supercomputer Watson wants to be US president too

In an unexpected turn of events, IBM’s supercomputer Watson has decided that it too would like to have a chance to become the next US president. No, really. IBM has set up a special campaign page for its huge room-sized artificially intelligent computer system that it has been developing since 2006, in a bid to jump onto the current presidential bandwagon going on in the media. “The Watson 2016 Foundation is an independent organisation formed for the advocacy of the artificial intelligence known as Watson to run for President of the United States of America. It is our belief that Watson’s unique capabilities to assess information and make informed and transparent decisions define it as an ideal candidate for the job responsibilities required by the president,” the campaign manifesto reads.…


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