AlphaGo win over grandmaster Lee Sedol raises concerns over use of artificial intelligence in stock …

<!– The computer program AlphaGo was able to learn the ancient Chinese game of Go by playing against itself millions of times. The creativity and imagination it displayed has experts concerned about our ability to predict and regulate the actions of artificial intelligence in financial markets. –> MARK COLVIN: Go is just a very complex board-game, but the revelation that a computer can out-think the best human players has people worrying about threats from artificial intelligence in more practical fields.And one of those involves the possibility of rigging the stock markets.Google’s AlphaGo beat a top Go champion last week by four games to one.Algorithmic computer trading has already caused one near meltdown in the markets, but that was a mistake. What if someone did it deliberately, or worse still, the…


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