AI Defeats European Champion At The Board Game Go: World Champion Lee Sedol Is Its Next …

Google’s AlphaGo AI swept all of its five matches against European Go champion Fan Hui. Now, the team behind the deep-learning program is preparing for AlphaGo’s upcoming match against world champion Lee Sedol in March.(Photo : DeepMind | YouTube) After soundly beating the reigning European Go champion, Google’s AI computer is looking to go head-to-head with one of the best players in the world in a match set to be held in South Korea in March. In a study featured in the journal Nature, researchers from Google’s London-based AI company DeepMind described how their AlphaGo program was able to win all five of its Go matches against the European champion Fan Hui. Go, a board game that was invented in China some 2,500 years ago, involves having players alternately place…


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