Ken Jennings http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Ken Jennings en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:01 MDT Fri, 25 Jul 2014 03:49:51 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Video: Utah youth discuss bullying, legislative process, the rewards of curiosity http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572194/Video-Utah-youth-discuss-bullying-legislative-process-the-rewards-of-curiosity.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865572194/Video-Utah-youth-discuss-bullying-legislative-process-the-rewards-of-curiosity.html Youth city councils from throughout the state participated in the Utah League of Cities and Towns' Local Officials Day at the... Mon, 04 Feb 2013 09:05:00 MST Book review: Ken Jennings debunks childhood warnings in 'Because I Said So!' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571489/Book-review-Ken-Jennings-debunks-childhood-warnings-in-Because-I-Said-So.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865571489/Book-review-Ken-Jennings-debunks-childhood-warnings-in-Because-I-Said-So.html "If you swallow watermelon seeds, they'll grow in your stomach." "You're sitting too close to the TV." Childhood warnings... Sat, 26 Jan 2013 14:00:00 MST Rock On: BYU, Lance Armstrong pick same 'heroic' day http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765620745/Rock-On-BYU-Lance-Armstrong-pick-same-heroic-day.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765620745/Rock-On-BYU-Lance-Armstrong-pick-same-heroic-day.html In the Department of Bad Calls comes this: ABC anchor George Stephanopoulos mistook a legendary basketball player for an actor. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 02:15:00 MST Emily W. Jensen: Whitney Winners and almost playing Trivial Pursuit with Ken Jennings http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705372279/Whitney-Winners-and-almost-playing-Trivial-Pursuit-with-Ken-Jennings.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705372279/Whitney-Winners-and-almost-playing-Trivial-Pursuit-with-Ken-Jennings.html Which LDS authors' works were deemed best of 2010? And almost playing trivial pursuit with Ken Jennings. Plus, Ally Condie on... Mon, 09 May 2011 10:00:00 MDT Book shows how Watson overpowers human minds http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705370895/Book-shows-how-Watson-overpowers-human-minds.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705370895/Book-shows-how-Watson-overpowers-human-minds.html Author Stephen Baker followed IBM's Watson computer on its quest to beat two "Jeopardy!" superstars Ken Jennings and Brad... Mon, 18 Apr 2011 18:39:57 MDT 'Jeopardy!' winners: First Ken Jennings, now the Deseret News http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700112392/Jeopardy-winners-First-Ken-Jennings-now-the-Deseret-News.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700112392/Jeopardy-winners-First-Ken-Jennings-now-the-Deseret-News.html SALT LAKE CITY — It was a "Jeopardy!" answer to which BYU graduate and former Utah resident Ken Jennings would have... Tue, 22 Feb 2011 17:07:15 MST Readers' forum: The computer is man made http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700112168/The-computer-is-man-made.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700112168/The-computer-is-man-made.html I'm curious about all the hoopla surrounding a computer's recent defeat of Jeopardy champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter Tue, 22 Feb 2011 00:00:00 MST Emily W. Jensen: Prayer rolls, Ken Jennings and comic book parallels http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387123/Prayer-rolls-Ken-Jennings-and-comic-book-parallels.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705387123/Prayer-rolls-Ken-Jennings-and-comic-book-parallels.html Learn how to submit names for the temple prayer rolls, and some \"nerdy\" parallels to gospel principles, and follow Ken... Wed, 16 Feb 2011 05:30:00 MST Better than Jennings at 'Jeopardy!'; What is Watson, an IBM computer? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110424/Better-than-Jennings-at-Jeopardy-What-is-Watson-an-IBM-computer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110424/Better-than-Jennings-at-Jeopardy-What-is-Watson-an-IBM-computer.html NEW YORK — The computer brained its human competition in Game 1 of the Man vs. Machine competition on "Jeopardy!" Tue, 15 Feb 2011 19:43:46 MST Computer crushes the competition on 'Jeopardy!' http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110390/Computer-crushes-the-competition-on-Jeopardy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700110390/Computer-crushes-the-competition-on-Jeopardy.html The computer brained its human competition in Game 1 of the Man vs. Machine competition on "Jeopardy!" Tue, 15 Feb 2011 17:00:38 MST Utah computer programmer Ken Jennings now a trivia icon http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109766/Utah-computer-programmer-Ken-Jennings-now-a-trivia-icon.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109766/Utah-computer-programmer-Ken-Jennings-now-a-trivia-icon.html Who is Ken Jennings? Sun, 13 Feb 2011 21:23:52 MST 'Jeopardy!' champs take on IBM machine http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109686/Jeopardy-champs-take-on-IBM-machine.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700109686/Jeopardy-champs-take-on-IBM-machine.html NEW YORK — When he was mowing down opponents en route to a record of 74 wins in a row on the game show "Jeopardy!" Ken... Sun, 13 Feb 2011 15:56:43 MST 'Jeopardy' champs take on IBM machine http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700108995/Jeopardy-champs-take-on-IBM-machine.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700108995/Jeopardy-champs-take-on-IBM-machine.html When he was mowing down opponents en route to a record of 74 wins in a row on the game show "Jeopardy!" Ken Jennings often... Fri, 11 Feb 2011 07:15:10 MST Emily W. Jensen: LDS Church website stats and a temple trip with a son who has cerebral palsy http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705364717/LDS-Church-website-stats-and-a-temple-trip-with-a-son-who-has-cerebral-palsy.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705364717/LDS-Church-website-stats-and-a-temple-trip-with-a-son-who-has-cerebral-palsy.html Download stats on the church websites! Plus stripling warriors in Burundi. And a memorable temple trip for a boy with... Wed, 19 Jan 2011 07:00:00 MST Computer could make 2 'Jeopardy!' champs deep blue http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100616/Computer-could-make-2-Jeopardy-champs-deep-blue.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100616/Computer-could-make-2-Jeopardy-champs-deep-blue.html YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. — The clue: It's the size of 10 refrigerators, has access to the equivalent of 200 million pages... Thu, 13 Jan 2011 23:13:02 MST IBM computer taking on 'Jeopardy!' champs for $1M http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100317/IBM-computer-taking-on-Jeopardy-champs-for-1M.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700100317/IBM-computer-taking-on-Jeopardy-champs-for-1M.html It's the size of 10 refrigerators, and it swallows encyclopedias whole, but an IBM computer was lacking one thing it needed... Thu, 13 Jan 2011 04:00:10 MST Emily W. Jensen: Double dose of Mormon Messages and an LDS author featured on NPR http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705363021/Double-dose-of-Mormon-Messages-and-an-LDS-author-featured-on-NPR.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/705363021/Double-dose-of-Mormon-Messages-and-an-LDS-author-featured-on-NPR.html You get a double dose of Mormon Message videos: one full of personal testimonies, another about a Christmas service. Plus man... Wed, 15 Dec 2010 07:00:00 MST 'Jeopardy' to pit humans against IBM machine http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700091611/Jeopardy-to-pit-humans-against-IBM-machine.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/700091611/Jeopardy-to-pit-humans-against-IBM-machine.html The game show "Jeopardy" will pit man versus machine this winter in a competition that will show how successful scientists... Tue, 14 Dec 2010 00:06:14 MST