Jeopardy "Hacker" Method Is Used By Other Players—Including Watson

Arthur Chu returns to television today, the Jeopardy champion with the unconventional playing style who's either hacking or ruining one of America's most popular game shows. But Chu's supposedly unorthodox methods are not all that radical: IBM's Watson uses those same tactics to beat humans. » 2/24/14 4:20pm 2/24/14 4:20pm

What Is Last Week's "Alex Meets Auto-Tune" Jeopardy Category?

Presumably in an effort to engage younger audiences, this happened last week, resulting in the respectable, gray-haired host of a popular TV quiz show singing clues through a trendy pitch-correcting software used by artists such as T-Pain and Kanye West. » 6/27/10 11:30am 6/27/10 11:30am

Alex Trebek Explains Jeopardy!'s Tech: "I Look Better in High-Def"

Trebek, he of the condescending interviews and phantom mustache, recently talked to Wired about the surprisingly myriad changes his program has made over the years to adapt to new technology. Spoiler: the internet is important. » 2/07/09 2:30pm 2/07/09 2:30pm