A recent IEEE Spectrum article, Computers Conquer Texas Hold'em Poker for First Time, introduces CFR+, an updated version of a technique called counterfactual regret minimization (CFR) for playing heads-up no-limit Texas Hold'em. Finally, a way to minimize the regret I feel each and everytime I don't fold 7-2 off suit.
"Some people, pros even, won’t play No-Limit. They can’t handle the swings",
Mike McDermott (Matt Damon), Rounders, 1998
- An Introduction to Counterfactual Regret Minimization Todd W. Neller, Marc Lanctot July 9, 2013
- A new algorithm for generating equilibria in massive zero-sum games Martin Zinkevich , Michael Bowling , Neil Burch, Proceedings of the 22nd national conference on Artificial intelligence, p.788-793, July 22-26, 2007, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Texas Hold'em, an introduction, wikipedia