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General Purpose OpenAI Defeats World Champion DOTA Video Game Team 2-0

Posted in Featured, Games, Software on 15th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

OpenAI is general-purpose AI that the company hopes wants to use in a wide variety of applications. Instead of being built to do specific tasks, it’s meant to be able to learn how to do just about anything. The development team has used Dota 2 as a ‘test bed’ to see how far the AI can push itself.

Oculus VR’s Cross-buy Strategy Main Goal: Facebook Platform Lock-in

Posted in Business, Games, Software on 14th Apr, 2019
by Alex Muller

Customer lock-in is an economics idea that “makes a customer dependent on a vendor for products and services, unable to use another vendor without substantial switching costs.”

China Targets Video Gaming To Tackle Myopia In Children

Posted in Games on 1st Sep, 2018
by Alex Muller

Chinese authorities have announced plans to control video gaming as a response to rising levels of near-sightedness among children.

Elon Musk Urges For Human-Machine Brain Link After OpenAI's 'Dota' Win

Posted in Games on 6th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

Musk is reiterating the need for a brain-computer interface that would enable man and super-smart machine to coexist peacefully.

SpaceXs Prototype Internet Satellites Are Good Enough For Gaming, Elon Musk Says

Posted in Games on 27th May, 2018
by Alex Muller

The main benefit would be to provide low-cost broadband access to areas of the world that cant get it right now because of a lack of infrastructure.