An AlphaGo Zero cheat sheet

Here’s a handy overview of how our new overlord works. View story at Fascinating and amazing.

Reminder! Find us on OGS

Vaughn | July 6, 2017

Just a friendly reminder that we have a group on the On-line Go Server (OGS). Join us there and find a game!

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Happy US Independence Day!

Vaughn | July 4, 2017

We hope everyone has a safe and happy 4th of July! It’s ok if you don’t play Go today 😉

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Santa Monica Coffee Cup

Vaughn | June 11, 2017

It’s time again for the annual Santa Monica Coffee Cup! This AGA rated tournament takes place at the UnUrban Coffee House in Santa Monica on Saturday, June 17 from 9a to 6p.  Pre-register here and have a great tournament! For more information check…..

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SoCal Go Players Spotted on TV

Vaughn | June 6, 2017

The “Predicting the Future” episode of the National Geographic TV series “Breakthrough” used a few local Go players for their segment on AI and it’s influence on society. The B-roll is dramatic but we’re sure no Go players were harmed…..

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Join YuGo Club for Match 2, Ke Jie v AlphaGo

Vaughn | May 24, 2017

YuGo Club in Pasadena will be streaming match 2 during regular club hours. YuGo starts at 6p, the stream will start at 7:30p. We’ll watch (and perhaps play along). If you’re new to Go or just haven’t played in a…..

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AlphaGo Watch Parties?

Vaughn | May 21, 2017

If any group or club is planning a watch party for the upcoming Future of Go Summit AlphaGo/Ke Jie games in Southern California please let us know! We’ll repost here and on our Twitter account, @socalgo.

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Cotsen Open Registration Available

Vaughn | May 17, 2017

One of Southern California’s biggest tournaments has opened for registration. The Cotsen Open will take place on October 21st and 22nd. Register now ($20) and, as always, the registration fee is refunded if you play all 5 games. Registration is…..

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YuGo Club: Cancelled tonight

Vaughn | May 17, 2017

Unfortunately YuGo Club’s regular Wednesday meet up is cancelled this week. See you next Wednesday at our regular location.

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Reminder: YuGo Club location change tomorrow night!

Vaughn | May 2, 2017

Just a reminder that YuGo Club will once again be hosted by Ian and Angela tomorrow night, May 3rd, starting at 7:30p. Please contact Ian at for location information. We will return to our regular location at Reiyukai America…..

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YuGo Club Location Change!

Vaughn | April 23, 2017

For the next two weeks Yu Go Club will meet in Eagle Rock. (Wednesday April 26th and Wednesday May 3rd) Club members Ian and Angela are opening their home to us while our usual spaceĀ at Reiyukai America is unavailable. Please…..

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