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Film

Forget 'Die Hard,' 'Go' Is the Ultimate Anti-Christmas Movie

What's more festive than a late-90s rave caper?
Naveen Kumar
12.26.18
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
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
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Artificial intelligence is beating humanity at its own games

Google trained an artificial intelligence computer to play, and beat, one of the best human Go players in the world
Ravi Somaiya
6.6.17
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
intelligent machines

Intelligent Machines are Teaching Themselves Quantum Physics

Machine learning could lead to unprecedented advances in quantum physics.
Daniel Oberhaus
2.13.17
thump news

Steve Vai Brings M83's Stadium-Ready Pop to the Next Level on New Track

"Go!" is sung by Franco-Vietnamese artist Mai Lan and is off the band's forthcoming album 'Junk.'
Alexander Iadarola
4.4.16
Google

Google's AI Beats Go Player Lee Sedol Again to Win Tournament 4-1

AlphaGo took its fourth victory in the final of the 5-game tournament.
Victoria Turk
3.15.16
Motherboard

The Chess Engine that Died So AlphaGo Could Live

Google DeepMind's Go engine is being praised for its "intuition." But everyone seems to have forgotten AlphaGo's predecessor, Giraffe.
Rollin Bishop
3.14.16
Google

Human Delays Arrival of Complete Computer Dominance for Just a Bit Longer

Go champion Lee Sedol's first victory proves Google's DeepMind AI is still learning.
Leif Johnson
3.13.16
Google

Google’s AI Is Now Reigning Go Champion of the World

It’s a pretty big moment for artificial intelligence.
Daniel Oberhaus
3.12.16
GO

VICE Sports World News Roundup: March 10, 2016

Start your day with VICE Sports. Here's our morning roundup of the sports news from around the world.
Brian Blickenstaff
3.10.16
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