AlphaGo—Marvels of Artificial Intelligence for go |

Very recently a shocking news hit the headline: one of the best go players in the world lost by 1-4 against a go-playing software. Here is the related history and what I thought of about it. History of artificial intelligence (AI) Artificial Intelligence, or AI, has been in people’s imagination for ages. One of the most famous and first AIs in novels is HAL 9000 in Arthur C. Clarke’s Space Odyssey series, starting from 2001: A Space Odyssey.

Source: AlphaGo—Marvels of Artificial Intelligence for go |

This article is mainly about igo and how AlphaGo won to the best player in the world but there is some talk about shogi and chess too so I thought it was interesting. A few weeks ago the best player in shogi was also beaten by an artificial intelligence.