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Doomed to Draw

Ben Jackson: Magnus Carlsen v. AI, 6 June 2019

The Grandmaster: Magnus Carlsen and the Match that Made Chess Great Again 
by Brin-Jonathan Butler.
Simon and Schuster, 211 pp., £12.99, November 2018, 978 1 9821 0728 4
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Game Changer: AlphaZero’s Groundbreaking Chess Strategies and the Promise of AI 
by Matthew Sadler and Natasha Regan.
New in Chess, 416 pp., £19.95, January 2019, 978 90 5691 818 7
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... to get closer to human intuition and to Shannon’s Type B approaches. Game Changer by Matthew Sadler and Natasha Regan is primarily a book about chess strategy, but it also contains interesting non-technical descriptions of AlphaZero’s design and uninteresting interviews with people like Demis Hassabis, the founder of DeepMind, which you ...

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