How deep is your learn?

Hype, hope, and modern science fiction cinema have captured our imaginations and created significant expectations around the deployment of machine learning and AI in commercially available products in our near future (e.g. self driving cars). However, don’t expect to be transported to Machine City in Matrix Revolutions (very cool, in its own way) any time soon. The rise of the machines will have to wait. Expect … Continue reading How deep is your learn?

Should I stay or should I Go …

AphaGo, a computer program developed by DeepMind, beat Lee Sedol, a leading exponent of Go, by four games to one in 2016. It has been improving rapidly. In May Alpha Go beat Ke Jie, the number one ranked player, by a score of 3 – 0. DeepMind has since unveiled a new program called AlphaGo Zero. It took just two days of training for AlphaGo Zero to beat the version of Alpha Go used against Lee Sedol. Continue reading Should I stay or should I Go …