Posts Tagged ‘DeepMind’

Reinforcement learning to maximize rewards in specific environments.

The Importance of Reinforcement Learning

A few years ago, BBC Earth highlighted a memory test performed by a Chimpanzee named Ayumu. The Chimp displayed traits of machine learning (ML) when it was shown the numbers 1 to 9 in a randomized order on a screen and able to correctly remember the sequence when the numbers disappeared almost 90% of the […]

Google’s DeepMind Artificial Intelligence Wins!

For the first time, a computer has beaten a world champion in the game of Go. ¬†Google’s DeepMind program defeated grandmaster Lee Sedol after a three and a half hour battle. ¬†This accomplishment was once considered impossible, given the complexity of the game and the sheer number of permutations possible in the game. What I […]