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"From the Ted Talk by Garry Kasparov: Don't fear intelligent machines. Work with them"

Unscramble the Blue Letters

And then I sat across the chessboard from Deep Blue. I immediately sensed something new, something unsettling. You might experience a similar feeling the first time you ride in a driverless car or the first time your new computer maengar issues an oedrr at work. But when I sat at that first game, I couldn't be sure what is this thing clapbae of. Technology can advance in leaps, and IBM had iveenstd hvlaiey. I lost that game. And I couldn't help widnrenog, might it be invincible? Was my beloved game of chess over? These were hmaun doubts, human fears, and the only thing I knew for sure was that my opponent Deep Blue had no such worries at all.

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And then I sat across the chessboard from Deep Blue. I immediately sensed something new, something unsettling. You might experience a similar feeling the first time you ride in a driverless car or the first time your new computer _______ issues an _____ at work. But when I sat at that first game, I couldn't be sure what is this thing _______ of. Technology can advance in leaps, and IBM had ________ _______. I lost that game. And I couldn't help _________, might it be invincible? Was my beloved game of chess over? These were _____ doubts, human fears, and the only thing I knew for sure was that my opponent Deep Blue had no such worries at all.

Solution

  1. human
  2. manager
  3. wondering
  4. heavily
  5. capable
  6. invested
  7. order

Original Text

And then I sat across the chessboard from Deep Blue. I immediately sensed something new, something unsettling. You might experience a similar feeling the first time you ride in a driverless car or the first time your new computer manager issues an order at work. But when I sat at that first game, I couldn't be sure what is this thing capable of. Technology can advance in leaps, and IBM had invested heavily. I lost that game. And I couldn't help wondering, might it be invincible? Was my beloved game of chess over? These were human doubts, human fears, and the only thing I knew for sure was that my opponent Deep Blue had no such worries at all.

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deep blue 11
john henry 4
machine competition 3

Important Words

  1. advance
  2. beloved
  3. blue
  4. capable
  5. car
  6. chess
  7. chessboard
  8. computer
  9. deep
  10. doubts
  11. driverless
  12. experience
  13. fears
  14. feeling
  15. game
  16. heavily
  17. human
  18. ibm
  19. immediately
  20. invested
  21. invincible
  22. issues
  23. knew
  24. leaps
  25. lost
  26. manager
  27. opponent
  28. order
  29. ride
  30. sat
  31. sensed
  32. similar
  33. technology
  34. time
  35. unsettling
  36. wondering
  37. work
  38. worries