Artificial Intelligence beats human Go grandmaster second time in a row

Last Modified: Thu, Mar 10 2016. 06 10 PM ISTAlphaGo’s creators have described Go as the “Mt Everest” of AI, citing the complexity of the game, which requires a degree of creativity and intuition Seoul: A Google-developed supercomputer bested a South Korean Go grandmaster again Thursday, taking a commanding 2-0 lead in a five-game series that has become a stunning global debut for a new style of “intuitive” artificial intelligence (AI). After shocking the world by defeating Lee Se-Dol—one of the greatest modern players of the ancient board game—in their opening match on Wednesday, the AlphaGo computer proved it was no fluke with another victory after a gruelling four-and-a-half-hour encounter. “I am quite speechless. I admit it was a very clear loss on my part,” Lee told reporters after the…


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