WATSON - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WATSON News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) IBM’s Watson goes from Jeopardy! to J&J scientist http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58348926-79/watson-ibm-data-jeopardy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58348926-79/watson-ibm-data-jeopardy.html.csp">IBM’s Watson goes from Jeopardy! to J&J scientist</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alex Barinka</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T17:34:01.683-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 05:34PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • IBM wants you to know that its Watson technology can do more than win “Jeopardy!”: It can now help accelerate scientific research and discoveries. IBM, in a peer-reviewed paper with Baylor College of Medicine, used the Watson Discovery Advisor technology to map connections within troves of scientific research. The ability to point scientists toward new hypotheses and patterns in data is also being used by Johnson & Johnson to help develop medicines and find additional uses for existin...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58348926@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:34:01 MDT Real Salt Lake: RSL ships Watson-Siriboe to NYCFC http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58285043-49/rsl-kreis-nycfc-siriboe.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/blogs/RSL/58285043-49/rsl-kreis-nycfc-siriboe.html.csp">Real Salt Lake: RSL ships Watson-Siriboe to NYCFC</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn"></span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:18.69-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Real Salt Lake needed a roster spot to be cleared in order to pave the way for incoming Designated Player Sebastian Jaime. On Monday, the club announced it vacated that spot for the 27-year-old Argentinian forward who signed with RSL last week. Defender Kwame Watson-Siriboe was traded to New York City FC for a fourth-round pick in the 2016 MLS SuperDraft. The 6-foot-3 27-year-old center back continued to work his way back from a season-ending ACL injury in June 2013 and now he joins former RS...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58285043@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:18 MDT Golf: Watson still considering Tiger Woods for Ryder Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284152-77/woods-watson-captain-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58284152-77/woods-watson-captain-cup.html.csp">Golf: Watson still considering Tiger Woods for Ryder Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DOUG FERGUSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-12T17:49:31.251-06:00">Updated Aug 12, 2014 05:49PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • U.S. captain Tom Watson says he would be foolish not to consider Tiger Woods as one of his wild-card selections for the Ryder Cup. Woods missed the cut by five shots at the PGA Championship, just five days after he withdrew from a World Golf Championship because of a sore back. Woods missed three months this summer recovering from March 31 back surgery. Watson doesn’t make his three captain’s picks for three more weeks. Woods isn’t playing in any of those tournaments. Watson sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582841522014-08-12T17:49:31.251-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-12T17:49:31.251-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58284152@www.sltrib.com Tue, 12 Aug 2014 17:49:31 MDT Golf: Watson wary of Woods’ back injury for Ryder Cup http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258967-77/woods-injury-watson-cup.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58258967-77/woods-injury-watson-cup.html.csp">Golf: Watson wary of Woods’ back injury for Ryder Cup</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-05T16:37:23.459-06:00">Updated Aug 5, 2014 04:37PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Louisville, Ky. • U.S. captain Tom Watson said Monday that Tiger Woods’ latest back injury “doesn’t bode well right now” for Woods playing in the Ryder Cup. Watson told SiriusXM PGA Tour Radio he was watching the final round of the Bridgestone Invitational when Woods withdrew after hitting his tee shot on the ninth hole because of another injury to his back. “Tiger would be a great addition to our team,” Watson said. “As I’ve said all along, I would pick Tiger Woods if he’s healthy and playing w...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582589672014-08-05T16:37:23.459-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-05T16:37:23.459-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58258967@www.sltrib.com Tue, 05 Aug 2014 16:37:23 MDT Tough test facing Jeopardy! champion Watson http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215185-79/watson-ibm-usaa-test.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58215185-79/watson-ibm-usaa-test.html.csp">Tough test facing Jeopardy! champion Watson</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Alex Barinka</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> Bloomberg News</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-23T09:38:02.015-06:00">Updated Jul 23, 2014 09:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • International Business Machines is putting its Watson natural-language technology to the test with consumers on a wide scale for the first time. On the website of financial-services firm USAA, military customers will be able to use IBM’s tool to ask questions and seek advice on transitioning back to civilian life. Famous for being a “Jeopardy!” game-show champion, Watson analyzes information and can answer questions in conversational English. The USAA deal gives IBM its biggest test y...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58215185@www.sltrib.com Wed, 23 Jul 2014 09:38:02 MDT Golf: Irons take on added importance at British Open http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58190448-77/iron-ball-open-watson.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/58190448-77/iron-ball-open-watson.html.csp">Golf: Irons take on added importance at British Open</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By PAUL NEWBERRY</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-17T16:43:13.766-06:00">Updated Jul 17, 2014 04:43PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hoylake, England • When Tom Watson remembers his favorite shots from the British Open — and, given he’s a five-time champion, there are plenty — one stands above all the others. That 2-iron on the 72nd hole at Birkdale, locking up the last of his major titles in 1983. Anyone who fancies a chance of hoisting the claret jug at Royal Liverpool would be well advised to practice the same sort of shot. “That’s where you beat your competitors, if you’re a good long-iron player,” Watson said. “You hit t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581904482014-07-17T16:43:13.766-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-17T16:43:13.766-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58190448@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Jul 2014 16:43:13 MDT Utah mom’s plea: Let 12-year-old daughter into first grade http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173951-78/alexis-grade-watson-special.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/58173951-78/alexis-grade-watson-special.html.csp">Utah mom’s plea: Let 12-year-old daughter into first grade</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By lisa schencker</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-15T09:49:57.411-06:00">Updated Jul 15, 2014 09:49AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Salt Lake City mother Angie Watson is hoping for what once seemed impossible: She wants to see her 12-year-old daughter, Alexis, born with a rare genetic disorder, begin regular first grade this fall. Alexis Watson was born weighing 1½ pounds, and doctors said if she lived, she’d likely do little more in life than stare at the ceiling, her mother said. Instead, Alexis has surpassed everyone’s expectations, although her physical and cognitive growth are still dramatically delayed — she is the siz...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58173951@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Jul 2014 09:49:57 MDT