Blondie24: Playing at the Edge of AI (The Morgan Kaufmann Series in Artificial Intelligence)

Category: Computer Science
Author: David B. Fogel
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by jayro   2018-10-01
This is a fun book (published in 2001) about how a professor and his graduate assistant developed a world-class checkers-playing algorithm using neuroevolution:

https://www.amazon.com/Blondie24-Playing-Kaufmann-Artificial...

(Edit) One of the funniest parts I remember is that they had to leave it running on a Pentium III for like a month or something.

by RJIb8RBYxzAMX9u   2017-08-19
There's also Blondie24[0], which's got a pretty humorous backstory to its namesake.

[0] https://www.amazon.com/dp/1558607838/