The AI that mastered Starcraft II

Artificial intelligence researchers at DeepMind have mastered Pong, Chess, and Go but some games are on another level. The game of StarCraft II one of the most complicated video games ever created. It is a real-time strategy game which means that you don’t take turns you play and you have to play fast. It was […]

MuZero: DeepMind’s New AI Mastered More Than 50 Games

Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. Some papers come with an intense media campaign and a lot of nice videos, and some other amazing papers are at the risk of slipping under the radar because of the lack of such a media presence. This new work from DeepMind is indeed […]

AI vs. Human: The Greatest Go Tournament Ever

For fans of artificial intelligence, the past few weeks have been very exciting. Last October, for the first time ever, an AI built by Google, known as AlphaGo, beat a professional human player at the incredibly complex board game Go. And then, in this last week, it went on to beat one of the best […]

AlphaZero: DeepMind’s New Chess AI | Two Minute Papers #216

Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. After defeating pretty much every highly ranked professional player in the game of Go, Google DeepMind now ventured into the realm of Chess. They recently challenged not the best humans, no-no-no, that was long ago. They challenged Stockfish, the best computer chess engine in […]

Chess in 5 Minutes – Learn about chess

welcome to All in 5 Minutes and today I will tell you all you need to know about chess. Chess is a strategy game for 2 players and it is played on a chessboard consisting of 64 squares of alternating colors. Each player begins with 16 pieces: one king, one queen, two rooks, two bishops, […]