Scientists Made a Huge Library of Atari Gameplay to Give AI a Power Up

Artificial intelligence is slowly proving that that video games aren’t a total waste of time, at least for machines: It’s through learning to play games that AI algorithms can acquire all sorts of generalizable skills, like problem-solving. Read more


Why are AI predictions so terrible?

In 1997, IBM’s Deep Blue beat world chess champion Gary Kasparov, the first time an AI technology was able to outperform a world expert in a highly complicated endeavor. It was even more impressive when you consider they were using 1997 computational powe... (more…)

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