DeepMind’s StarCraft Bot Has a 191-Year Head Start on Humanity

AlphaStar learned from half a million human games, then played itself 120 million times to master its technique

Dave Gershgorn
OneZero

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Credit: Blizzard

DDeepMind, Alphabet’s A.I. research firm, has built an artificial intelligence system capable of defeating a vast majority of the world’s StarCraft II players, according to…

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Dave Gershgorn
OneZero

Senior Writer at OneZero covering surveillance, facial recognition, DIY tech, and artificial intelligence. Previously: Qz, PopSci, and NYTimes.