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  1. Google's AI System to Take on - Go' Champion Liv...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | KFQD-AM Anchorage

    Google's artificial intelligence system is set to take on the world champion of Go - a game with trillions of possible moves - in a live showdown that will be streamed on YouTube. The search engine giant's AlphaGo computer program already swept the European champion of Go , a complex game with trillions of possible moves, in a five-game series, according Demis Hassabis, head of Google's machine learning, who announced the feat last month in a blog post that coincided with an article in the journal Nature .

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  2. Go and Artificial Intelligence: Google's AlphaGo Beats European ChampionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Kirkville

    Go is a board game, originally from Asia, that is played on a board with 19 x 19 lines. Two players take turns placing stones on the intersections of the lines.

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  3. A computer just beat a human one of the most complex games out thereRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | The Washington Post

    In what they called a milestone achievement for artificial intelligence, scientists said last week that they have created a computer program that beat a professional human player at go, a complex board game that originated in ancient China. The feat recalled IBM supercomputer Deep Blue's 1997 match victory in chess over world champion Garry Kasparov.

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  4. Google's AI Just Cracked the Game that Supposedly No Computer Could BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Government Executive

    ... chess in 1997, and in 2011 IBM's Watson beat former human winners at the quiz game Jeopardy. But the ancient board game Go has long been one of the major goals of artificial intelligence research. It's understood to be one of the most difficult ...

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  5. Google just beat out Facebook in a race to beat a human in a 2,500-year-old game of strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Silicon Alley Insider

    In what may be one of the bigger achievements in artificial intelligence since IBM's Deep Blue computer beat world chess champion Garry Kasparov in 1997, a computer program developed by the British AI company Google DeepMind has beaten the reigning European champion in the game of Go. The program, dubbed AlphaGo, beat the human European Go champion Fan Hui by five games to none, on a full-size Go board with no handicap - a feat thought to be at least a decade away, according to a study published Wednesday in the journal Nature.

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  6. Go match between champion and computerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | English Dong-A

    If Go is an Eastern board game, a chess is a Western one. Go has 361 points where the first Go stone can be located.

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  7. Google's AI Just Cracked the Game that Supposedly No Computer Could BeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Government Executive

    ... chess in 1997, and in 2011 IBM's Watson beat former human winners at the quiz game Jeopardy. But the ancient board game Go has long been one of the major goals of artificial intelligence research. It's understood to be one of the most difficult ...

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  8. Google's Artificial Intelligence System Masters Game of "Go"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | KWLM-AM Willmar

    Google just mastered one of the biggest feats in artificial intelligence since IBM's Deep Blue beat Gary Kasparov at chess in 1997. The search giant's AlphaGo computer program swept the European champion of Go , a complex game with trillions of possible moves, in a five-game series, according Demis Hassabis, head of Google's machine learning, who announced the feat in a blog post that coincided with an article in the journal Nature .

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  9. Google's AI Just Did Something Nobody Thought PossibleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Time

    ... against longtime champ Ken Jennings. But there is one game that artificial intelligence has long struggled to master: Go, a board game with roots in ancient China. Go players pick either black stones or white stones, with each player placing one ...

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  10. Computer's Go victory brings AI closer to realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The London Free Press

    In what they called a milestone achievement for artificial intelligence, scientists said on Wednesday they have created a computer program that beat a professional human player at the complex board game called Go, which originated in ancient China. The feat recalled IBM supercomputer Deep Blue's 1997 match victory over chess world champion Garry Kasparov.

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  11. Behind The News / TechnologyAI Masters Game Much More Complex Than...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    On January 27, 2016, the search-engine giant Google announced that its artificial intelligence company DeepMind had developed a program capable of beating expert players at the board game go. The program was tested in a series of five games against Fan Hui, the European champion, and won all five.

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  12. AI milestone: Computer bests 'most complex game devised by humans'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Christian Science Monitor

    A computer system developed by Google DeepMind researchers has beat humans at their own game. The AI beat a professional Go player at the complex strategy game in a feat thought to be years away.

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  13. Go figure! An artificial intelligence milestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Cyprus Weekly

    In what they called a milestone achievement for artificial intelligence, scientists said on Wednesday they have created a computer programme that beat a professional human player at the complex board game called Go, which originated in ancient China. The feat recalled IBM supercomputer Deep Blue's 1997 match victory over chess world champion Garry Kasparov.

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  14. Go Players React to Computer DefeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Scientific American

    For decades, the ancient game of Go has stood out as the one board game that computers couldn't crack. Played by tens of millions of people across Asia, its complexity and subtlety meant that Go's top human players reigned supreme against the advance of artificial intelligence .

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  15. TechnologyGoogle-developed AI has beaten European Go championIn the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | RedOrbit

    In the ancient game, which involves black and white stones on a grid, a player typically has a choice of 200 moves compared with about 20 in chess. In fact, there are more possible positions in Go than atoms in the universe, according to Perhaps even more impressively for the software, named AlphaGo, human players tend to rely on instinct a lot during the game, because it can be very difficult to determine who's winning.

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  16. AI milestone: Computer masters 'most complex game devised by humans'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Christian Science Monitor

    A computer system developed by Google DeepMind researchers has beat humans at their own game. The AI beat a professional Go player at the complex strategy game in a feat thought to be years away.

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  17. Google's Go Triumph is a Milestone for Artificial Intelligence ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    Researchers from Google DeepMind have developed the first computer able to defeat a human champion at the board game Go. But why has the online giant invested millions of dollars and some of the finest minds in Artificial Intelligence research to create a computer board game player? Go is not just any board game.

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  18. Google's AI Masters the Game of Go a Decade Earlier Than ExpectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Tech Review

    Google has taken a brilliant and unexpected step toward building an AI with more humanlike intuition, developing a computer capable of beating even expert human players at the fiendishly complicated board game Go. The objective of Go, a game invented in China more than 2,500 years ago, is fairly simple: players must alternately place black and white "stones" on a grid of 19 horizontal and 19 vertical lines with the aim of surrounding the opponent's pieces, and avoiding having one's own pieces surrounded.

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  19. Google beats human champion in toughest-ever ancient Chinese gameRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Newkerala.com

    New York, Jan 28 : Ahead of Facebook, a Google-run programme has defeated the reigning human champion of Go - a complex Chinese board game that is considered the "quintessential unsolved problem" for machine intelligence. DeepMind, Google's taciturn artificial intelligence arm, announced that its programme AlphaGo defeated Fan Hui - the current champion of the game that was developed in China 2,500 years ago.

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  20. Google beats Facebook in race to build a Go-beating robotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Inquirer

    BAD NEWS for the ancient game playing community: anyone who plays Go has now been replaced by a robot. Actually two robots.

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