Watson-based cancer project paused after running aground

Its tempting to treat IBMs Watson as a cure-all: just throw some cognitive computing at the problem and youll make everything better. That can only happen if its well-implemented, however, and weve just seen what happens when things go awry. The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center has put its highly-touted Watson project (the Oncology Expert Advisor) on hold after an audit discovered both spending issues and an unfocused strategy that didnt meet goals.
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