DailyDirt: Games Played By Computers

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Artificial intelligence projects have come a long way with algorithms that can beat some of the best humans at poker and chess and a whole bunch of other games. There are still a few games that people can clearly play better than computers, but that list is getting shorter all the time. Here are just a few bots that are learning how to beat us at our own games.

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Richard (profile) says:

Re: that's not a turing test!

Artificial Intelligence Research Programme

Step 1 Identify a task that you believe requires “intelligence”.

Step 2 Attempt to build a system that performs the task.

Step 3a Fail – go to step 1.

Step 3b succeed continue to step 4

Step 4 – analyse your system and realise that intelligence was not really required after all – go to step 1.

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