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The Yeh Online Bridge World Cup

The Yeh Online Bridge World Cup

We now know the exact composition of the teams who will contest the first Yeh Online World Cup, 31 October – 2 November 2016 under the auspices of the World Bridge Federation. Team Europe-Lavazza (based in Turin at the headquarters of Lavazza) …

Jul 19, 3 years ago

See Bill Gates in action? @ 1st Yeh Online Bridge World Cup

See Bill Gates in action?  @ 1st Yeh Online Bridge World Cup

International Bridge Invitational Tournament coming up! Catch an international celebrity online tournament under the auspices of the World Bridge Federation! Bill Gates is playing in the BBO team with several top USA players. Europe, USA, China and C…

2016 Games Announcement

2016 Games Announcement

The World Mind Sport Games, held in Beijing in 2008 and Lille in 2012, may have to be postponed to 2017. The Games were originally planned for later in 2016, but efforts are now under way to seek organisers for 2017…

Mar 14, 4 years ago

A win for Lee Sedol!

A win for Lee Sedol!

After three consecutive losses, Go Master and many-time world champion, Lee Sedol, finally picked up a win against the Artificial Intelligence program AlphaGo.  On March 13, at move 78, Lee saw an exquisite wedging move that started his turn-around i…

Alpha Go wins second match

Alpha Go wins second match

AlphaGo posted a second straight win against Lee Sedol 9P on Thursday in Seoul. “Yesterday I was surprised but today it’s more than that — I am speechless,” said Lee in the post-game press conference. “I admit that it was a very clear loss on my part…

AI Go vs World Champion match 1

AI Go vs World Champion match 1

AIGo software took game 1 in match with world champion! Alphago took the first game of the historic match between Google DeepMind’s artificial intelligence and the world’s top Go player, Lee Sedol.  “#AlphaGoWINS!”, tweeted DeepMind’s CEO Demis Hassa…