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Old November 19 2013, 06:36 PM   #49
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Re: Is Watson the most advanced super computer in existence?

DarthTom wrote: View Post
Is this forum not where science and technology is discussed? Do you have anything to contribute to the conversation?
Yes. Do you?

DarthTom wrote: View Post
So yes - sorry - super computing is exciting to me and I don't understand what happens under the proverbial hood of the car so I ask questions.
It's not that you are not particularly knowledgeable about computing. It's a pretty obscure field. It's that you don't seem to be reading what people are saying here.

DarthTom wrote: View Post
Any computer that can beat a human being at Jeporday - IMO - is an amazing feat considering that 99% of the human population could not beat the flesh and blood winners either.
QED.

JarodRussell wrote: View Post
Here's a list of actual supercomputers as of November 2013.

http://www.top500.org/lists/2013/11/
I have access to #15.
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