Games, Computers and People

Starting in the 1950s, computers began to beat novice players in games like checkers. By the 1990s, dedicated computers started to beat the best players in the world at various games. And, in March 2016, a computer finally beat the best player in the world at Go.

Anthony Goldbloom: The jobs we'll lose to machines -- and the ones we won't

Machine learning isn't just for simple tasks like assessing credit risk and sorting mail anymore -- today, it's capable of far more complex applications, like grading essays and diagnosing diseases. With these advances comes an uneasy question: Will a robot do your job in the future?

Scott Snell
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