[ExI] DeepMind wins Game1 in Go championship Match
William Flynn Wallace
foozler83 at gmail.com
Thu Mar 10 17:26:22 UTC 2016
Anders: On page 29 I have some plots from Katja Grace's excellent review,
which points out that algorithmic improvements typically produce pretty
drastic jumps in capability, unlike the individual learning curve or the
gradual collective improvement in chess.
Anders, does this mean that an AI can exhibit insight learning? That is,
learning that proceeds through saltatory leaps - in humans we would call
those aha moments - insight? Or did the paragraph above say just that?
For a true insight curve it would have to start out rather flat (meaning no
On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 9:51 AM, Tomaz Kristan <protokol2020 at gmail.com>
> > but the insight was his
> Exactly as the 23rd AlphaGo's move today was its insight. People of
> Google/DeepMind just gave him the necessary tools.
> But you can't understand this mister Sill, unless you rewrite your
> worldview. Don't bother.
> On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 4:28 PM, Dave Sill <sparge at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 10:01 AM, John Clark <johnkclark at gmail.com>
>>> On Thu, Mar 10, 2016 at 8:21 AM, Dave Sill <sparge at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> No, its programmers "taught" it learn how to play better.
>>> So Einstein should get no credit for discovering General Relativity,
>>> the entire credit
>>> should go to Einstein's teachers. But no that can't be right, the
>>> credit should go to the teachers of Einstein's teachers. But no that can't
>>> be right....
>> No, Einstein's teachers didn't program him to discover fundamental
>> theories of physics. They taught him what they knew and gave him the tools
>> he needed, but the insight was his. Thousands of other physicists had the
>> same training but didn't discover GR.
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