Before AlphaGo, there was North Korea's Eunbyul | NK News
July 20, 2024
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Before AlphaGo, there was North Korea’s Eunbyul

North Korea's homegrown Go software dominated international competitions for a time

The historic match between South Korea's top Go player Lee Se-dol and Google DeepMind's AlphaGo has drawn worldwide attention, with AlphaGo prevailing in their Go series that concluded earlier this week.

Yet only a few are aware that North Korea used to rule the world stage with its own Go artificial intelligence program despite its short Go history.

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