Computer chess: how the ancient game revolutionised AI | Plug into hybrid – Blog – Emails

Chess is well suited to computer programming.Photograph: Krisanapong Detraphiphat/Getty Images When legendary chess grandmaster Garry Kasparov found himself beaten by IBM’s Deep Blue supercomputer, it was seen as a seminal moment in the evolution of artificial intelligence. It was New York, 1997 and for the first time ever a computer had beaten a world champion […]