Neural net technology front in center in IGT's latest poker machine

Texas Hold’em Heads Up Pokerfrom International Game Technology (IGT) is the first poker game to use a neural net, a technology-developed mathematical model that simulates the operation of the human brain.

The advanced technology of Texas Hold’em Heads Up Poker recreates engaging behavioral nuances such as opponent “bluffing” and “thinking” in a scenario that’s less intimidating than a live-table experience-making the slot machine inviting to all levels of Texas Hold’em players.

Premiering at the 2011 World Series of Poker at the Rio in Las Vegas on Nov. 5-6, fans can now enjoy everything they love about Texas Hold’em-the strategy, bluffing and tells-in an interactive poker machine.

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