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What the MasterClass effect means for edtech

MasterClass, which sells a subscription to celebrity-taught classes, sits on the cusp of entertainment and education. It offers virtual, yet aspirational learning: an online tennis class with Serena W

Garry Kasparov launches a community-first chess platform

Four years ago, MasterClass, a platform that sells celebrity-taught classes, invited chess legend Garry Kasparov to teach a class. He said yes, but soon realized that creating a message that could sat

Garry Kasparov on AI: ‘People always called me an optimist’

Garry Kasparov is a political activist who’s written¬†books and articles on artificial intelligence, cybersecurity and online privacy, but he’s best known for being the former World Chess

Watch a Tesla Model 3 play chess against the top-ranked player in the US

Tesla cars can now take on human players in a game of chess, thanks to a software update it pushed out to vehicles last month. Its programmers likely didn’t imagine they were designing a chess p

“We should not talk about jobs being lost but people suffering,” says Kasparov on AI

How can humans stay ahead of an ever growing machine intelligence? "I think the challenge for us is to always be creative," says former world chess champion Garry Kasparov, speaking on stage here at T

Chess legend Garry Kasparov is coming to Disrupt NY

Garry Kasparov is widely considered the greatest chess player in history, but it was his historic match against IBM's Deep Blue that cemented him as a household name. His loss became emblematic of hum