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A woman wearing traditional Chinese clothing is playing Go with a robot at the Mobile World Congress, 2024.

A woman plays Go with an AI-powered robot developed by the firm SenseTime, based in Hong Kong. Credit: Joan Cros/NurPhoto via Getty

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Nature 628, 700-701 (2024)



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