Watson on Jeopardy: IBM's game-show computer got his start on Wheel of Fortune and The Newlywed Game [VIDEO].

Watson on Jeopardy: IBM's game-show computer got his start on Wheel of Fortune and The Newlywed Game [VIDEO].

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Feb. 11 2011 5:22 PM

Would You Like To Buy a Vowel, Watson?

Before Jeopardy!, IBM's computer played Wheel of Fortune and The Newlywed Game.

As IBM's supercomputer Watson goes on Jeopardy!, Slate V recounts the untold story of his early game-show struggles.

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