AI Reinforcement Learning

Oriol Vinyals on DeepMind AlphaStar, StarCraft, and Language

In this video, Lex Fridman interviews Oriol Vinyals, a senior research scientist at Google DeepMind. From the video description: Before that he was at Google Brain and Berkeley. His research has been cited over 39,000 times. He is one of the most brilliant and impactful minds in the field of deep learning. He is behind […]

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Deep Learning Reinforcement Learning

DeepMind StarCraft

In this video, Siraj Raval explores the work behind the creation of DeepMind’s AlphaStar, which pushes AI to the next level.

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AI Deep Learning Gaming

First Match of Deepmind Starcraft 2

In case you wanted to see AlphaStar in action, here are highlights from the first math of AlphaStar (Deepmind) against TLO, a professional Starcraft 2 player.

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AI Deepmind

The Inside Story of Alpha Star

AlphaStar is the first Artificial Intelligence to defeat a top professional player at StarCraft II. In a series of test matches held on 19 December 2018, AlphaStar decisively beat Team Liquid’s Grzegorz “MaNa” Komincz, one of the world’s strongest professional StarCraft players, 5-0, following a successful benchmark match against his team-mate Dario “TLO” Wünsch. The […]

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AI Deepmind Machine Learning

A Guide to DeepMind’s StarCraft AI Environment

In this YouTube video, Siraj Raval goes through the steps necessary to install and run the StarCraft II Environment that DeepMind recently open-sourced! He gets into DeepMind’s Reinforcement Learning history, the configuration steps, and then runs a pre-trained Deep Q model at the end that will complete a the shard collection mini-game.  

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