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Discovering Your Teaching Assistant Is A Robot

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Unfortunately, there is not a way to edit submitted feedback, wrote JillWatson, one of nine assistants for the300-plus students. Since January, Jill, as she was known to the artificial-intelligence class, had been helping graduate students design programs that allow computers to solve certain problems, like choosing an image to complete a logical sequence. IBM1.53%s Watson analytics system wrote things like Yep! and we’d love to, speaking on behalf of her fellow TAs, in the online forum where students discussed coursework and submitted projects.

 

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