Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo wins historic Go series 4-1

Date: March 22, 2016 Published by

  • Before the series began, the 17-time world champion believed he would win the series 4-1, or 5-0.
  • DeepMind’s AlphaGo artificial intelligence has won the final match of the Go series against world champion Lee Sedol.
  • The AlphaGo AI, which aims to mimic how a human brain learns, effectively defeated humans at Go by a process of trial and error.
  • “AlphaGo wins game 5!
  • During a week long competition in South Korea, the AI from the London-based company forced Go world champion Lee Se-dol to admit defeat in almost every match played.