DeepMind

Artificial Intelligence

DeepMind's 'StarCraft' Victory Was as Worrying as It Was Impressive

A dominant performance in StarCraft shows how much AI is advancing, but on whose behalf?
Josh Tucker
2.7.19
AI

Watch DeepMind's AI Tackle 'Starcraft 2'

Update: DeepMind's AI crushed two human 'StarCraft II' pro players.
Matthew Gault
1.24.19
AI

This Guy Made a ‘Game Boy Supercomputer’ That Can Handle 1 Billion Frames Per Second

Teaching AI how to transfer knowledge from one game to another is a tricky task, but some clever hardware hacking offered a solution.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.19.18
Sort of Evil

Over 3,000 Google Employees Signed a Letter Demanding Google Leave the 'Business of War'

The letter was addressed to Google CEO Sundar Pichai and requested that the company end its work with the Pentagon on AI technology for drones.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.5.18
DeepMind

This AI Taught Itself to Play Go and Beat the Reigning AI Champion

DeepMind's new neural net learned to play Go without any human input and is a far better player than its predecessor.
Daniel Oberhaus
10.18.17
Starcraft 2

Google and Blizzard Are Teaching an AI to Beat You at ‘StarCraft 2’

DeepMind is finally about to show 'StarCraft' fans how a real machine plays.
Connor Trinske
8.16.17
cogito ergo sum

Google’s DeepMind Is Teaching AI How to Think Like a Human

If we’re ever going to create general AI, we need to teach it to think like us.
Daniel Oberhaus
6.21.17
the singularity

An Alberta AlphaGo Pioneer Is in China to Watch the AI Wallop Human Opponents

Meet the man behind the machine.
Lisa Cumming
5.26.17
AI

Students Talked to This AI Until It Learned to Play an Atari 2600

'Montezuma's Revenge' isn't easy.
Jordan Pearson
4.21.17
Big health

Google’s Handling of Public Health Data Should Serve as a Cautionary Tale, Report Says

Academic paper assesses DeepMind’s ‘inexcusable’ approach to British patients’ data privacy.
Ben Sullivan
3.17.17
Rock 'Em Sock 'Em

Despite All My Rage I Am Still Just AI In a Cage

What happens when two AIs fight, Thunderdome-style?
Jordan Pearson
2.9.17
News

DeepMind Invented a Computer That Learns How to Use Its Own Memory

Like, whoa man.
Jordan Pearson
10.12.16
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