MIT Technology Review: Facebook is creating an AI assistant for Minecraft

MIT Technology Review: Facebook is creating an AI assistant for Minecraft. “Minecraft is the best-selling video game of all time, having moved over 170 million copies. More than 90 million people play every month. But what makes it useful for AI research is that while the Minecraft world offers infinite variety, its rules are also simple and predictable within certain limits. AI researchers have already begun to use it to train and test various kinds of AI systems.”