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AlphaGo defeats Lee Sedol 4–1 in Google DeepMind Challenge Match

DeepMind’s groundbreaking artificial intelligence, AlphaGo, defeated Lee Sedol 9p in the final game of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match, winning the five game match with a 4-1 score. AlphaGo now goes down in history as the first computer Go program to defeat a top professional player…

AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol: Game 5 – Video Commentary

This is a recording of Michael Redmond and Chris Garlock’s live commentary of the fifth and final game between Lee Sedol and AlphaGo.

Lee Sedol defeats AlphaGo in masterful comeback – Game 4

Expectations were modest on Sunday, as Lee Sedol faced the computer Go program AlphaGo for the fourth time. After Lee lost the first three games, his chanceĀ of winning the five game match had evaporated. His revised goal was that he might succeed in winning at least one game against the machine…

AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol: Game 4 – Video Commentary

This is a recording of Michael Redmond and Chris Garlock’s live commentary of the fourth game between Lee Sedol and AlphaGo.

AlphaGo shows its true strength in 3rd victory against Lee Sedol

AlphaGo made history once again on Saturday, as the first computer program to defeat a top professional Go player in an even match. In the third of five games with Lee Sedol 9p, AlphaGo won so convincingly as to remove all doubt about its strength from the minds of experienced players…

AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol: Game 3 – Video Commentary

This is a recording of Michael Redmond and Chris Garlock’s live commentary of the third game between Lee Sedol and AlphaGo.

AlphaGo races ahead 2–0 against Lee Sedol

Lee Sedol 9p began game two of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match on Thursday, with a newfound sense of determination and respect for his silicon opponent. After losing the first game of the match to the computer Go player AlphaGo on the previous day, Lee’s play exhibited a sense of calm patience and steadiness, which was not evident the day before…

AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol: Game 2 – Video Commentary

This is a recording of Michael Redmond and Chris Garlock’s live commentary of the second game between Lee Sedol and AlphaGo.

AlphaGo defeats Lee Sedol in first game of historic man vs machine match

Go players around the world were shocked on Wednesday, when the computer program AlphaGo defeated top professional Go player Lee Sedol 9p in the first game of the Google DeepMind Challenge Match. Lee Sedol sat at the Go board with Google DeepMind programmer and 5 dan amateur Go player, Aja Huang, as a storm of cameras clicked away…

AlphaGo vs Lee Sedol: Game 1 – Video Commentary

This is a recording of Michael Redmond and Chris Garlock’s live commentary of the first game between Lee Sedol and AlphaGo.