Selected Media Coverage

Robots playing poker

Pluribus Multiplayer Poker AI Experiment

More news on Pluribus

"Hold 'Em or Fold 'Em? This A.I. Bluffs With the Best" Cade Metz, New York Times, July 11, 2019. [article]

"Computes Can Now Bluff Like Champs. Better, Actually." Daniela Hernandez, Wall Street Journal, July 11, 2019. [article]

Second Brains vs AI Competition

More news on Libratus

Rise of the Poker Bots, VICE News, February 6th, 2017. [video]

"How computers were finally able to best poker pros" Devin Powell, Washington Post, February 4th, 2017. [article]

"Artificial Intelligence Goes All-in ...on Texas Hold'em" Kris Maher, Wall Street Journal, February 4th, 2017. [article]

"Inside Libratus, the Poker AI That Out-Bluffed the Best Humans" Cade Metz, Wired, February 2nd, 2017. [article]

"Inside the 20-Year Quest to Build Computers That Play Poker" Joshua Brustein, Bloomberg Businessweek, January 31st, 2017. [article]

"AI Beats World's Best in Poker Showdown" Lance Ulanoff, Mashable, January 31st, 2017. [article]

"An AI Poker Bot Has Whipped the Pros" Jamie Condliffe, MIT Technology Review, January 31st, 2017. [article]

"Humans lick their wounds after losing to AI in poker" Matt McFarland, CNN Money, January 31st, 2017. [article]

"Oh the humanity! Poker Computer Trounces Humans in Big Step for AI" Olivia Solon, The Guardian, January 30th, 2017. [article]

"Why It Matters That Human Poker Pros Are Getting Trounced by an AI" George Dvorsky, Gizmodo, January 24th, 2017. [article]

2017 Competition in China

More news on Lengpudashi

"China's AI Awakening", Will Knight, MIT Technology Review, October 10th, 2017. [article]

"A Top Poker-Playing Algorithm is Cleaning Up in China", Will Knight, MIT Technology Review, April 12th, 2017. [article]

"AI wins $290,000 in Chinese poker competition", BBC, April 11th, 2017. [article]

"Famous poker-playing AI takes down scientists and engineers", Mariella Moon, Engadget, April 12th, 2017. [article]

"Poker-Playing Engineers Take on AI Machine - And Get Thrashed", Christina Larson, Bloomberg, April 10th, 2017. [article]

First Brains vs AI Competition

More news on Claudico

Poker Night in America | Season 4, Episodes 18-20, CBS Sports Network, October 10-24, 2016. [video] [video] [video]

"Artificial Intelligence Bot vs. The Poker Pros." Noah Bierman, Los Angeles Times, May 21, 2015. [article]

"Human vs machine as top poker pros take on AI." Aviva Rutkin, New Scientist, May 6, 2015. [article]

Annual Computer Poker Competitions

"Carnegie Mellon ‘Baby Tartanian8’ Pokerbot Sweeps Annual Competition." Byron Spice and Warren Froelich, UCSD News Center, August 31, 2016. [article]

"Heads-Up Bots Will Be Stronger Than Humans; No-Limit Hold'em May Never Be Solved." Matthew Pitt,, March 16, 2016. [article]

"Championship Poker Bot: ‘A Nuclear Weapon For Poker.’" Erik Fast, Card Player Magazine, September 24, 2014. [article]

Other Selected Media Appearances and Quotes

More media mentions

"AI is better at bluffing than professional gamblers" Engadget, January 17, 2019. [article]

"A Poker-Playing Robot Goes to Work for the Pentagon" Wired, January 16, 2019. [article]

"A team of AI algorithms just crushed humans in a complex computer game." MIT Technology Review, June 25, 2018. [article]

"Why Artificial Intelligence Like AlphaZero Has Trouble With the Real World." Quanta Magazine, February 21, 2018. [article]

"Stunning AI Breakthrough Takes Us One Step Closer to the Singularity." Gizmodo, October 18, 2017. [article]