[Computer-go] Mastering the Game of Go with Deep Neural Networks and Tree Search

Michael Markefka michael.markefka at gmail.com
Mon Feb 1 01:48:52 PST 2016

On Mon, Feb 1, 2016 at 10:19 AM, Darren Cook <darren at dcook.org> wrote:
> It seems [1] the smart money might be on Lee Sedol:

In the DeepMind press conferences (
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yR017hmUSC4 -
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_r3yF4lV0wk ) Demis Hassabis stated,
that he was quietly confident.

I assume that means they've got a version up and running that at least
matches Lee Sedol's Elo rating, perhaps even slightly exceeding it.
They might be wary of the engine displaying some idiosyncracy they
haven't picked up on yet, which Sedol might notice and then exploit.

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