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computer chess
computer chess

How Garry Kasparov Learned to Stop Worrying and Love AI

The first chess master to get pwned by an artificial intelligence isn’t worried about AI pwning humanity.
Daniel Oberhaus
8.2.17
cogito ergo sum
cogito ergo sum

Google’s DeepMind Is Teaching AI How to Think Like a Human

If we’re ever going to create general AI, we need to teach it to think like us.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.21.17
the singularity
the singularity

An Alberta AlphaGo Pioneer Is in China to Watch the AI Wallop Human Opponents

Meet the man behind the machine.
Lisa Cumming
5.26.17
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence

Is China Ready to Ditch Typing?

Baidu's speech recognition neural network could change the way people type.
Daniel Faggella
5.3.16
videos
videos

Tree Search, Recursion, and How Computers Play Games

Computerphile interviews AI researcher Rob Miles.
Michael Byrne
3.26.16
Google
Google

Google's AI Beats Go Player Lee Sedol Again to Win Tournament 4-1

AlphaGo took its fourth victory in the final of the 5-game tournament.
Victoria Turk
3.15.16
Motherboard
Motherboard

The Chess Engine that Died So AlphaGo Could Live

Google DeepMind's Go engine is being praised for its "intuition." But everyone seems to have forgotten AlphaGo's predecessor, Giraffe.
Rollin Bishop
3.14.16
Google
Google

Google’s AI Is Now Reigning Go Champion of the World

It’s a pretty big moment for artificial intelligence.
Daniel Oberhaus
3.12.16
Radio Motherboard
Radio Motherboard

Two Very Different Tales of Human-AI Interaction

Humans are encountering artificial intelligence more and more often on a daily basis.
Adrianne Jeffries
3.11.16
Google
Google

Google’s Go-Playing AI Wins Second Match Against Pro Player Lee Sedol

2-0 to AI.
Victoria Turk
3.10.16
Google
Google

In Unexpected Defeat, Google's AI Beat World-Class Go Champion Lee Sedol

And there’s already a second match coming up in a matter of hours. Talk about pressure!
Rollin Bishop
3.9.16
Google
Google

Tonight: Watch a Professional Go Player Take on Google's AI

The first of five matches between Google DeepMind's AlphaGo and puny human Lee Sedol is starting right now.
Rollin Bishop
3.9.16