Humans Out-Play an AI at Texas Hold 'Em—For Now | "A couple weeks ago, an artificial intelligence once again squared off against world-class human gamers. This time the ultimate supremacy of human or machine was determined not by chess but by an epic 14 days and 80,000 hands of no-limit Texas hold em. Thats right: The newest battlefield in the War Against the Machines is the poker table. AI researchers have been looking at poker since the 1990s. Today its the most important benchmark in the field."