Ken Jennings to give 50% of Watson competiton winnings to VillageReach [link]

post by Kevin · 2011-02-10T19:13:59.246Z · score: 8 (13 votes) · LW · GW · Legacy · 3 comments

http://www-03.ibm.com/press/us/en/pressrelease/33373.wss

 

http://ken-jennings.com/blog/?p=2464

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comment by CarlShulman · 2011-02-10T19:29:03.448Z · score: 5 (5 votes) · LW · GW

Not to mention explicitly giving the tip to GiveWell in both venues.

comment by utilitymonster · 2011-02-11T13:11:18.361Z · score: 1 (1 votes) · LW · GW

Epic.

comment by Miller · 2011-02-10T21:12:10.998Z · score: 0 (0 votes) · LW · GW

What is... a great thing to happen according to GiveWell?