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On today’s edition of “MarketFoolery,” the new daily podcast from The Motley Fool, we kick around the following topics:

Shares of Weight Watchers International (Nasdaq: WTW) soared today on blowout earnings. Does this have anything to do with the rising obesity rate in America? (Call it a hunch.)

Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) and Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) are battling it out for publishers, and one of our analysts is ready to declare the winner.

And now that Watson, the IBM (NYSE: IBM) supercomputer, has laid waste to the competition on Jeopardy!, what’s next? Medicine. Hear why Watson’s upside might mean good things for IBM shareholders.

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Chris Hill doesn’t own shares of any of the companies mentioned. Google is a recommendation of Motley Fool Rule Breakers and Inside Value. Apple is a recommendation of Stock Advisor. The Motley Fool owns shares of Google. The Motley Fool’s disclosure policy is pretty excited for NBA All-Star weekend.