Ethan Horton

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Facebook and Google are in a race to build an AI that can beat humans at a 2,500-year-old Chinese board game

Go, the eastern version of chess, is a board game for two players that is thought to have originated in China more than 2,500 years ago and has trillions of possible moves.<p>"Scientists have been trying to teach computers to win at Go for 20 years," wrote Zuckerberg on his Facebook page. "We're …

Artificial Intelligence

Flash is expected to be dead in two years

WebM is leading H.265 in the race to dominate the next generation of online video<p>If you've been waiting for the glorious day when the plague on humanity that is Adobe Flash will cease to exist, we now know when it'll happen. According to the 2016 global media format report published by …

Adobe Flash

Xbox One's Quantum Break Listed for PC Release

An age certification regulator in Brazil appears to have reviewed and rated a PC edition of Quantum Break, the upcoming time-manipulation action game from Finnish studio Remedy Entertainment.<p>On January 25, Brazil's Ministério da Justiça filed two separate reports for the game, both of which were …

Sea of Thieves

Five Nights at Freddy's World pulled from Steam

Available for free upon its return<p><i>Five Nights at Freddy's World</i> has been removed from Steam, designer Scott Cawthon announced on the platform.<p>In a post to the community forum page for <i>Five Nights at Freddy's 4</i>, now the most recent release in the series available on Steam, Cawthon wrote of his …

Burnout creators announce Dangerous Golf - it's exactly what you'd expect

Three Fields Entertainment, the team of ex-Criterion devs making their first indie game, sent out a lengthy press release about Dangerous Golf today. …

Golf

MXM: Master x Master First-Look PC Preview

Featuring guest characters from NCsoft's MMO library.<p>Exit Theatre Mode<p>Raise your hand if you weren’t expecting MMO-specializing publisher NCsoft to …

Master X Master, NCSoft's MOBA/dungeon crawler hybrid, is headed west

New game will feature characters from across the publisher's MMO catalog<p>Massively multiplayer online RPG publisher NCSoft is moving into the battle arena genre with its latest project, <i>Master X Master</i>. Developed by NCSoft's lead studio in Seoul, South Korea, the new game takes the popular MOBA …

Code Like a God in Virtual Reality Video Game ‘Loop’

Learn to code while playing Stefan Wagner's ‘Loop,’ and build your own game in the process.<p>Our increasingly digital lives, full of social media, games, films, and other web products, are mostly designed and controlled by others. But what if we could wrest some of that control back, giving users …

Dangerous Golf is the surprising, explosive new game from the creators of Black, Burnout | Polygon

Smashing exploding golf balls into delicate chandeliers, through medieval castles packed with priceless antiquities, into a rural gas station just waiting to blossom into a screen-filling ball of fire: this is what happens when the formative team behind <i>Burnout</i> and <i>Black</i> decide to make a game about …