The latest advance from DeepMind behaves in a very surprising way. Expect other AI systems to be just as odd.
The descendant of DeepMind’s world champion Go program stretches its muscles in a new domain
An upgraded version of the game-playing AI teaches itself every trick in the Go book, using a new form of machine learning.
The Go-playing program teaches itself to replicate something very much like human intuition, an advance that promises far-reaching consequences.
It’s just over a year since Google’s DeepMind unit stunned the world when its AlphaGo AI beat Go legend Lee Se-dol 4-1 in a five-game match; the result demonstrated mastery of a feat that had…