Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo Wins 5-Match Go Series With Third Straight Victory Against World …

AlphaGo, a computer program developed by researchers at Google’s DeepMind division, has won the third straight game of Go against the 18-time world champion Lee Sedol. With Saturday’s victory, the computer program has taken an unassailable lead in the five-game series against his human competitor, marking a watershed moment in the field of machine learning and artificial intelligence (AI) research. #AlphaGo won game 3 and the match! Historic moment. In complete awe of Lee Sedol’s incredible genius, and proud of the amazing AlphaGo team! — Demis Hassabis (@demishassabis) March 12, 2016 “Folks, you saw history made here today,” one of the match’s English-language commentators Chris Garlock reportedly said when Lee finally conceded defeat in the game that lasted just over four hours. With its three-games-to-none victory, Google will receive $1 million in…


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