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The Learning Machine Challenge
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Can your approach break new ground in AI?
The Learning Machine Challenge (LMC) is an annual competition sponsored by Ai, designed to promote machine learning algorithms for computerized language acquisition.

The first LMC was announced in August 2001. LMC1 specs and results are available here, in the LMC1 section.

The second LMC (LMC2) is currently in progress. Please use the links from this page to learn more about The Challenge and its rules.

> Quick Overview
A quick overview of the Second Learning Machine Challenge.

> General Information
How does it work? Why are we sponsoring it? Why should you enter? All this and more general information.

> Official Rules
A detailed description of the competition and its official rules and regulations.

> Protocol Specifications
A description of the API which allows your program to communicate with the LMC2 judge program.

> SDK Interface Specification
A description of the LMC2 SDK which hides the technical details of the underlying protocol and allows you to focus on implementing your programís logic.

> The Testing Zone
In order to allow you to test your program by conducting your own mini-tournaments, we have made the judge program available for download. The download includes the judge program itself, example games and example players. It isn't necessary to download anything to enter the challenge, we've just provided these files to help you prepare for it.

> Enter the Challenge
Information about how to enter LMC2.

> FAQ
Answers to frequently asked questions about the Learning Machine Challenge. We recommend that you visit the Recent Additions and Important Information sections regularly.

> The LMC Forum
This forum is the place to share your thoughts and exchange your ideas about the Learning Machine Challenge.

If you have any questions about the Learning Machine Challenge, post them on the Ai Forums.
 
 
LMC2 Quick Overview 
 
 
LMC2 General Information 
 
 
LMC2 Official Rules 
 
 
LMC2 SDK Specs 
 
 
LMC2 Protocol Specs 
 
 
LMC2 Testing Zone 
 
 
Enter LMC2 
 
 
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