It took one of the best table tennis players who ever lived to defeat this thing. And maybe he won’t be able to do that next year.
People who think robots won’t be doing a lot of things previously reserved to humans just haven’t been paying attention. And it won’t be just building cars or playing ping pong.
There’s a reason nobody tries to beat a computer at chess any more. In fact, the chess program on your tablet might have an excellent chance at kicking Deep Blue’s ass. As for Kasparov, your tablet would munch him for breakfast.