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Kim Young-Sam 7d Wins Paris Tournament

AGA news - Fri, 02/05/2014 - 13:44

Kim Young-Sam 7d won the 42nd International Paris Go Tournament, which was held April 19-21. Kim was undefeated in the 6-round tournament, atop a reduced field of 66 players due to “snafus with the tournament site and late announcement” reports SmartGo’s Anders Kierulf 3d, whose 2-4 result earned him 11th place. Dai Junfu was second and Noguchi Motoki took third; complete results here. Click here for Kierulf’s blog post, which includes his game records.

Categories: World news

Website Update: Yahoo Go Gone

AGA news - Fri, 02/05/2014 - 13:00

Yahoo go fans will have to search elsewhere for their online gaming: Yahoo has shut down their “classic” games after 15 years. “The go, chess, Checkers and the rest of what they call ‘parlor games’ are shut down with no definite return,” reports Robert DeLisle. Check out where to play go online on the AGA’s online go page.
- Greg Smith, AGA website team

Categories: World news

Physics Central Podcast on “Beating the Game of Go”

AGA news - Fri, 02/05/2014 - 12:04

“Beating the Game of Go” is the title of a recent Physics Central Podcast. “Researchers in France want to model the game as a complex network. Other examples of complex networks include airplane flight plans, social networks, neurons in the brain, and fungal communities, to name a few. By modeling Go as a complex network, the researchers hope to find patterns and symmetries that could assist scientists who are working on Go-playing programs, that they hope will some day beat the best human Go players (something that already been accomplished in Chess).” The report also has a number of interesting and useful go links.

Categories: World news

3� Torneo di Trieste 18-2014

Euro Go TV - Wed, 30/04/2014 - 11:17
Author: jojo1 on 07:58 Tue 29 April 2014

Ooteai League Season 1 Part 3 17-2014

Euro Go TV - Wed, 30/04/2014 - 11:17
Author: Newsbot on 00:21 Thu 24 April 2014

2nd Kagawa Memorial Tournament 17-2014

Euro Go TV - Wed, 30/04/2014 - 11:17
Author: Newsbot on 00:22 Mon 21 April 2014
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