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  1. All In: Artificial Intelligence Beats the World's Best Poker PlayersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | Live Science

    ... the end, it was not enough. Computer scientists can now add Texas Hold'em to a growing list of games - including chess, Go and "Jeopardy!" - in which AI can beat the best human competitor in the world. [ Super-Intelligent Machines: 7 Robotic Futures ...

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  2. Curling and crokinole collide, creating a new ice game in WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | CBC News

    ... the end, Wreford thinks it's much better - and makes the game a little easier to play. Because the rock doesn't have to go so far, it doesn't need to be so heavy. Rather than using expensive granite stones, the crokicurl rocks are made of a durable ...

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  3. How a Tetris clone on the front of a tape-player led to spiritual enlightenmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Eurogamer

    ... to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here .

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  4. Reader Survey asks "What's in a name?"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | AGA News

    ... E-Journal, including whether we should change our name. A quick history of the Journal and the E-Journal: The American Go Journal made its first appearance in Fall, 1949, with a 16-page 8 1/2 x 11" mimeographed edition that featured a game record - ...

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  5. This Columbus collector is a 'Barbie girl in a Barbie world'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... Dolls and collectibles came through the door, some to play with, others to remain pristine in their boxes. "Any store I go into, the first thing I do is go to the toy department," says Ann. "I love the Barbie attention to detail. Mattel doesn't miss ...

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  6. Secret identity of Go 'master' revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | China Daily

    Go player Lee Sedol puts the first stone against Google's artificial intelligence program AlphaGo during the second day of Google DeepMind Challenge Match in Seoul, South Korea, March 10, 2016. [Photo/Xinhua] The mysterious "master" that has scored 60 straight victories against elite Go players online, including China's top player Ke Jie, is the latest version of computer program AlphaGo, its development team confirmed late Wednesday.

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  7. DeepMind secretly unleashed its Go-playing AI online, and it beat...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The creator of a mysterious artificial intelligence that has beaten some of the world's best human players at the Chinese board game Go over the last few days has been revealed as Google DeepMind. Demis Hassabis, the cofounder and CEO of Google DeepMind, tweeted a screenshot of a DeepMind update that stated: "We've been hard at work improving AlphaGo, and over the past few days we've played some unofficial online games at fast time controls with our new prototype version, to check that it's working as well as we hoped.

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  8. A mysterious AI 'Master' is beating top players at a Chinese board gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2017 | Silicon Alley Insider

    An artificial intelligence developed by an unknown entity has been annihilating some of the world's best Go players online over the last few days and people are desperate to know who is behind it. The AI, being referred to simply as "Master," has played more than 50 games against top Go players and won every single one of them.

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  9. 'Revenge of Analog': See it, feel it, touch it - don't clickRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Wave

    ... books remain much more popular than books in digital formats. Old-school paper notebooks and erasable whiteboards are the go-to technology among many Silicon Valley types, and even typewriters are enjoying a renaissance in today's post-Snowden, ...

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  10. Episode five of The Grand Tour suffers from pacing woes | Episode ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Autoblog

    ... the same gag in episode three, when Hammond "crashes" Clarkson and May's cultured, refined grand tour. And now, the hosts go back to the same well in episode five. What starts as a potentially interesting comparison between the Mazda MX-5 and the ...

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  11. Spin Master, the company that gave birth to Hatchimals, this...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... games. "Honestly, it's fun, it's clean, it's fresh, it's stimulating... to play a board game with your kids before they go to bed." Choose among a variety of subscription packages and stay up to date with convenient home delivery and our on the go ...

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  12. Catching Up: Obama on go, AlphaGo helps predict the future, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | AGA News

    We've fallen behind again on responding to and publishing go-related finds from our sharp-eyed readers; here's a partial round-up to start catching up. President Obama on go: "If you've got a computer that can play Go, a pretty complicated game with a lot of variations, then developing an algorithm that lets you maximize profits on the New York Stock Exchange is probably within sight."

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  13. David Sax's novel touches on the importance of - Analog'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... print books remain much more popular than books in digital formats. Paper notebooks and erasable whiteboards remain the go-to technology among many Silicon Valley types, and even typewriters enjoy a renaissance in the post-Snowden, ...

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  14. a The Revenge of Analoga : See It. Feel It. Touch It.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... books remain much more popular than books in digital formats. Old-school paper notebooks and erasable whiteboards are the go-to technology among many Silicon Valley types, and even typewriters are enjoying a renaissance in today's post-Snowden, ...

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  15. Creative machine thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Marketing

    When Google DeepMind's AlphaGo defeated world champion Go player Lee Sedol back in March, it was hailed as a breakthrough in machine learning and artificial intelligence - 10 year sooner than most experts predicted. AlphaGo was designed to win a board game, but the nature of that board game and how AlphaGo conquered it portends profound new possibilities of the creative industry where AI systems could replace creative professionals.

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  16. After mastering Go, bots are learning to play StarCraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2016 | Daily Herald

    Earlier this year, researchers' artificial intelligence beat a human in the dazzlingly complex board game known as Go. Not just once, but four times.

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  17. After mastering Go, these computers are learning to play StarCraftRead the original story

    Nov 13, 2016 | NewsOK.com

    Earlier this year, researchers' artificial intelligence beat a human in the dazzlingly complex board game known as Go. Not just once, but four times.

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  18. StarCraft is latest artificial intelligence training platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2016 | Star Tribune

    ... Earlier this year, researchers' artificial intelligence beat a human in the dazzlingly complex board game known as Go. Not just once, but four times. It was a milestone in machine learning. Now, the same Google-backed researchers who designed ...

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  19. After mastering Go, these computers are learning to play StarCraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Earlier this year, researchers' artificial intelligence beat a human in the dazzlingly complex board game known as Go. Not just once, but four times.

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  20. Here's how close AI is to beating humans in different gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Two decades after Deep Blue conquered chess and a year after AlphaGo took down go, there are still games that artificial intelligence can't beat. AI researchers like games because they offer complex, concrete, and exciting challenges, which can unlock broader applications.

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