The Genius of Go Grandmaster Lee Se-dol Made AlphaGo’s Performance That Much Greater

Artificial intelligence took yet another victory during its third round against legendary Go grandmaster Lee Se-dol. Even though AlphaGo’s DeepMind origins and capacity were revealed during the first round, it seems like a lot of people do not fully comprehend AlphaGo. Some showed disappointment as if Lee Se-dol, who owns the highest possible ranking of 9-dan, lacked skill or made a mistake. Others even criticized him for not being in his best condition. At times, it has even seemed like Lee Se-dol might agree with them. As much as I can see where his critics are coming from, such thoughts are far from the truth. In fact, Lee Se-dol was great. The Go Grandmaster’s amazing display of skill simply made AlphaGo look more impressive. If AlphaGo had faced an ordinary…


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