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The Washington Times
DAVID R. SANDS: With Krush crush, Paikidze wins chess crown the hard wayafter 64. Kf2 Qc2+ (and not 64…Rxg2+ 65. Kxg2 Qxg5+?? 66. Rg3, throwing away th
DAVID R. SANDS: With Krush crush, Paikidze wins chess crown the hard way
The Washington Times / Posted 8 hours ago
after 64. Kf2 Qc2+ (and not 64…Rxg2+ 65. Kxg2 Qxg5+?? 66. Rg3, throwing away the win); Krush resigned. Former world champ Garry Kasparov proved he could still hang with the kids when he took on new U.S. champ Fabiano Caruana, former U.S. champ... Read more
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Daily Mail
Homemade 'musician' sets breathtaking record of Piano Tiles gamegame mastered by a computer was noughts and crosses (also known as tic-tac-toe)
Homemade 'musician' sets breathtaking record of Piano Tiles game
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
game mastered by a computer was noughts and crosses (also known as tic-tac-toe) in 1952. In 1997 Deep Blue famously beat Garry Kasparov at chess. IBM's Watson bested two champions at Jeopardy in 2011, and in 2014 DeepMind algorithms learned to... Read more
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Business Standard India
Chess (#1198)ahead. The main event is followed by a monster 18-round blitz event where So,
Chess (#1198)
Business Standard India / Posted 4 days ago
ahead. The main event is followed by a monster 18-round blitz event where So, Caruana, Nakamura and former world champion, Garry Kasparov, play out three double-round-robins. Remarkably, the four players are all tied at 3.5 after seven rounds.... Read more
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International Business Times
Elon Musk's $1bn non-profit launches 'gym' to train AI with Atari games test and build the strength of their AI systems. In 1997, IBM's Deep Blue compu
Elon Musk's $1bn non-profit launches 'gym' to train AI with Atari games
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
test and build the strength of their AI systems. In 1997, IBM's Deep Blue computer famously beat then world chess champion Garry Kasparov. Recently, Google's AlphaGo bested Go world champion Lee Sedol in a historic series win that marked a... Read more
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Sun Star
Pestaño: Only a few black players excel in chessand tomorrow, we will witness 18 rounds of blitz chess featuring the top three
Pestaño: Only a few black players excel in chess
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
and tomorrow, we will witness 18 rounds of blitz chess featuring the top three finishers of the US Championship 2016 and Garry Kasparov. The tournament has the following format: It will be a four-player sextuple round robin. Each player will play... Read more
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Slate
The Threats That Artificial Intelligence Researchers Actually Worry Abouthighest ranked Go players—has resurfaced concerns about artificial intelligence
The Threats That Artificial Intelligence Researchers Actually Worry About
Slate / Posted 5 days ago
highest ranked Go players—has resurfaced concerns about artificial intelligence. Yes, IBM Deep Blue’s win over chess master Garry Kasparov in 1997 and IBM Watson’s 2011 Jeopardy! victory over the two highest-earning champions had a similar effect,... Read more
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International Business Times
MH17: BBC slams 'misleading' headlines claiming its film proved a Ukrainian jet downed airliner film would mean getting "close to the truth about the downed Boeing" but sparke
MH17: BBC slams 'misleading' headlines claiming its film proved a Ukrainian jet downed airliner
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
film would mean getting "close to the truth about the downed Boeing" but sparked dismay among opposition figures such as Garry Kasparov who said that the "idiots at the BBC" were running a film that would get Kremlin approval. Russia has obvious... Read more
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TechCrunch
AI is not a threat to humanity, but an Internet of ‘Smart’ Things may be!and runs through them in a programmed, calibrated manner using machine learning
AI is not a threat to humanity, but an Internet of ‘Smart’ Things may be!
TechCrunch / Posted 13 days ago
and runs through them in a programmed, calibrated manner using machine learning heuristics. When the first computer beat Garry Kasparov in 1997, it did not imply much in terms of AI consuming the world in its grip. It merely highlighted the real... Read more
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Denver Post
Singer: Google's AlphaGo and the perils of artificial intelligenceyou may ask, is that news? Twenty years have passed since the IBM computer Dee
Singer: Google's AlphaGo and the perils of artificial intelligence
Denver Post / Posted 17 days ago
you may ask, is that news? Twenty years have passed since the IBM computer Deep Blue defeated world chess champion Garry Kasparov, and we all know computers have improved since then. But Deep Blue won through sheer computing power, using... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Leonard Barden on Chessthe strategic skills of the current world No2, Vlad Kramnik, to Carlsen’s and s
Leonard Barden on Chess
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
the strategic skills of the current world No2, Vlad Kramnik, to Carlsen’s and said he may enlist Kramnik in his team. Garry Kasparov has helped Carlsen before, and will see the match as an opportunity to vicariously defeat his political... Read more
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Lifehacker Australia
How Chess Has Changed Over The Last 150 Yearsrated player in the world. Credit: Frans Peeters/Flickr/cc Today, no particula
How Chess Has Changed Over The Last 150 Years
Lifehacker Australia / Posted 18 days ago
rated player in the world. Credit: Frans Peeters/Flickr/cc Today, no particular style dominates. According to Grandmaster Garry Kasparov, “the elite chess players of today are of no school,” adding that chess wunderkind Magnus Carlsen could usher... Read more
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TechCrunch
What Google’s DeepMind victory really meansMicrosoft is the world’s most valuable company, with a $261 billion market cap.
What Google’s DeepMind victory really means
TechCrunch / Posted 19 days ago
Microsoft is the world’s most valuable company, with a $261 billion market cap. And an IBM computer named Deep Blue defeats Garry Kasparov, reigning world chess champion and, at the time, the highest-ranked chess player to have ever lived. Though... Read more
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Daily Mail
Are HUMANS the new supercomputer?game mastered by a computer was noughts and crosses (also known as tic-tac-toe)
Are HUMANS the new supercomputer?
Daily Mail / Posted 19 days ago
game mastered by a computer was noughts and crosses (also known as tic-tac-toe) in 1952. In 1997 Deep Blue famously beat Garry Kasparov at chess. IBM's Watson bested two champions at Jeopardy in 2011, and in 2014 DeepMind algorithms learned to... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Oxford Literary Festival's new venues and partnerships prove a hitguests included former Irish president Mary McAleese, classicist Mary Beard, fo
Oxford Literary Festival's new venues and partnerships prove a hit
Oxford Mail / Posted 19 days ago
guests included former Irish president Mary McAleese, classicist Mary Beard, former Russian world chess champion Garry Kasparov and children's author Jacqueline Wilson. Festival-goers are being urged to share their views about this... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, April 13, 2016Saundra Santiago is 59. Sen. Bob Casey Jr., D-Pa., is 56. Rock musician Joey Ma
This day in history, April 13, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Saundra Santiago is 59. Sen. Bob Casey Jr., D-Pa., is 56. Rock musician Joey Mazzola (Sponge) is 55. Chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov is 53. Actress Page Hannah is 52. Actress-comedian Caroline Rhea (RAY) is 52. Rock musician Lisa Umbarger is... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose 15-old girl hits world stage of chess"and everybody was raving about it. It was the best game." After winning that
San Jose 15-old girl hits world stage of chess
The Mercury News / Posted 20 days ago
"and everybody was raving about it. It was the best game." After winning that and other upsets in the 2014 tournament, Garry Kasparov -- the Russian Grandmaster and former World Chess Champion -- recruited Ashritha for his Young Stars program,... Read more
20d
Boston Globe
This day in historysinger Sam Bush is 64. Comedian Gary Kroeger is 59. Senator Bob Casey, Democrat
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
singer Sam Bush is 64. Comedian Gary Kroeger is 59. Senator Bob Casey, Democrat of Pennsylvania, is 56. Chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov is 53. Actress Caroline Rhea is 52. Actor Ricky Schroder is 46. In 1613, Pocahontas, daughter of Chief... Read more
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23d
Fortune
Death of a Real Estate Broker: 10 Ways the Industry Is ChangingIndustrial Revolution. Back in 1997, it seemed a pretty marginal event when IBM
Death of a Real Estate Broker: 10 Ways the Industry Is Changing
Fortune / Posted 23 days ago
Industrial Revolution. Back in 1997, it seemed a pretty marginal event when IBM’s ibm Deep Blue supercomputer defeated Garry Kasparov at chess; one that didn’t really affect our daily lives. As a consequence, between the end of last century and... Read more
23d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Stockmarket success is only a robot away for Japanese investorsdata to see what happened and decide if it will again. Creating a Deep Blue --
Stockmarket success is only a robot away for Japanese investors
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
data to see what happened and decide if it will again. Creating a Deep Blue -- the computer that beat chess world champion Garry Kasparov in 1997 -- for the stock market is a complex task. In short, Mr Senoguchi's machine develops hundreds of sets... Read more
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Rolling Good Times
Deal Me In: Can a computer beat a game that is built on lost bets?are better at doing than people.” Okay, Bob, I can buy that. The world’s best
Deal Me In: Can a computer beat a game that is built on lost bets?
Rolling Good Times / Posted 25 days ago
are better at doing than people.” Okay, Bob, I can buy that. The world’s best at chess have lost to computers since 1997 (Garry Kasparov), and chess programs are getting more powerful with the addition of artificial intelligence (AI). Even the... Read more
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Island Packet
SC Gov. Nikki Haley’s gift haul hits a recordJerry Richardson. ▪ A $100 flower arrangement from CNN anchor Don Lemon and a
SC Gov. Nikki Haley’s gift haul hits a record
Island Packet / Posted 28 days ago
Jerry Richardson. ▪ A $100 flower arrangement from CNN anchor Don Lemon and a $27 book from former world chess champion Garry Kasparov. The governor received $11,527 in accommodations from Kiawah Resort last year for what her office said were... Read more
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The Atlantic
How Google's AlphaGo Imitates Human IntuitionIn 1997, IBM’s Deep Blue system defeated the world chess champion, Garry Kaspar
How Google's AlphaGo Imitates Human Intuition
The Atlantic / Posted 29 days ago
In 1997, IBM’s Deep Blue system defeated the world chess champion, Garry Kasparov. At the time, the victory was widely described as a milestone in artificial intelligence. But Deep Blue’s technology turned out to be useful for chess and not much... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Top of the morning, April 3, 2016keep getting stronger, so the best is probably Magnus Carlsen, the current Worl
Top of the morning, April 3, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
keep getting stronger, so the best is probably Magnus Carlsen, the current World Champion. But Bobby Fischer and Garry Kasparov were way ahead of their time. My personal favorite though is Jose Raul Capablanca. 8. What's your role... Read more
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Daily Mail
Chinese AI team plans to challenge Google's AlphaGo -state mediagame mastered by a computer was noughts and crosses (also known as tic-tac-toe)
Chinese AI team plans to challenge Google's AlphaGo -state media
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
game mastered by a computer was noughts and crosses (also known as tic-tac-toe) in 1952. In 1997 Deep Blue famously beat Garry Kasparov at chess. IBM's Watson bested two champions at Jeopardy in 2011, and in 2014 DeepMind algorithms learned to... Read more
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