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February 15, 2011  5:58 PM

Watson on Jeopardy! is a historic event — or is it historical?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
artificial intelligence, historic or historical, IBM, Jeopary!, Watson

Which is correct? I'm watching Watson, an IBM supercomputer, face off against top-ranked human players on Jeopardy! This is a ________ event. a. historic b. historical

May 20, 2010  4:11 PM

Is that data historic or historical?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, commonly confused terms, grammar, historic or historical, Quiz

Which is correct? The majority of stakeholders want access to not only current information but also ________ data. a. historical b....


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