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A bot defeats a top video gamer

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A bot just annihilated its human competition at a world championship video game contest.

Teams compete at International Dota 2 Championships in Seattle

The International Dota 2 Championships Grand Finals at KeyArena — hosted by Bellevue-based Valve, which created Dota 2 — pits teams against each other for prize money.

The world’s best Dota 2 players just got destroyed by a killer AI from Elon Musk’s startup

The Verge

Tonight during Valve’s yearly Dota 2 tournament, a surprise segment introduced what could be the best new player in the world -- a bot from Elon Musk-backed startup OpenAI. Engineers from the nonprofit say the bot learned enough to beat…

AI Bot Beats World's Top DOTA Players, Amazing Tweets Infosys CEO Sikka

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The special bot was trained by playing a "thousand lifetimes" of matches against itself, and does not use imitation learning or pre-programmed moves.

Elon Musk-Backed OpenAI Bot Crushes Top Human Players At Dota 2 Tournament

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The idea that an AI can be trained to beat the best human players at virtually any game shouldn't be a shock in 2017, but somehow, we're still not quite used to the idea. This year's “The International Dota 2 Championships took place…

OpenAI bot remains undefeated against world’s greatest Dota 2 players

TechCrunch

Last night, OpenAI’s Dota 2 bot beat the world’s most celebrated professional players in one-on-one battles, showing just how advanced these machine learning systems are getting. The bot beat Danil “Dendi” Ishutin rather easily at The…

AI beats top 'Dota 2' players in one-on-one matches

Engadget / Gaming

Artificial intelligence isn't just good at playing Go -- it can also emerge victorious in the eSports arena. The Elon Musk-backed OpenAI team has developed a machine learning system that has beaten "many" of the best pro Dota 2 players in…

OpenAI bot crushes top players at Dota 2 tournament

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At The International in Seattle, an AI bot from Elon Musk’s OpenAI venture overwhelmed several of the best pro players in the world at the Dota 2 tournament, showcasing remarkable advances in the development of artificial intelligence.

Elon Musk hails Dota 2 bot's victory at The International, with OpenAI and Microsoft Azure

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Dota 2 AI A security staff member at The International Dota 2 Championships holds up a plug-in USB stick for an AI bot programmed to play esports. Dota 2 master Dendi stands onstage in the background, waiting to do battle in Seattle. …

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Aug 13

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Aug 13

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Aug 7

Elon Musk’s Tesla could soon be overtaken in the global ‘arms race’ for batteries

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Aug 6

Elon Musk 'ends year-long relationship with Amber Heard over aspects of her behaviour'

Entrepreneur Elon Musk has reportedly split with actress Amber Heard.

Aug 4

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Jul 31

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Musk says he's 'bipolar'

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THE billionaire Elon Musk has admitted he is “bipolar” and revealed the “great highs and terrible lows” of his life.

Jul 21

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Three companies diving headlong into developing hyperloop technology are banking on proving the system's profitability to investors. Now Elon Musk's Boring Co. may a fourth.