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google's 'superhuman' deepmind ai claims chess crown

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google's 'superhuman' deepmind ai claims chess crown

image copyrightgetty imagesimage caption alpha go zero was more successful at playing with white pieces than black google says its alphago zero artificial intelligence program has triumphed at chess against world-leading specialist software within hours of teaching itself the game from scratch.the firm's deepmind division says that it played 100 games against stockfish 8, and won or drew all of them.the research has yet to be peer reviewed.but experts already suggest the achievement will strengthen the firm's position in a competitive sector."from a scientific point of view, it's the latest in a series of dazzling results that deepmind has produced," the university of oxford's prof michael wooldridge told the bbc."the general trajectory in deepmind seems to be to solve a problem and then demonstrate it can really ramp up performance, and that's very impressive."image copyrightgetty imagesimage caption deepmind has previously won a series of go games against some of the world's top human players deepmind has previously defeated several of the world's top human players of the chinese board game go, as well as teaching itself how to play video games including pong and space invaders.the london-based team is currently trying to develop a system that can beat humans at the space strategy game starcraft, which is seen as being an even more complex challenge.thinking timegoogle is not commenting on the research until it is published in a journal.however, d...