Our heads have been down for a long time dealing with many issues,
exacerbated by the pandemic. However progress has continued, but
at a slower pace.
Our most recent release has been the latest update to Spades
Free. This is an important app for us and has consumed the vast
majority of our AI work over the last 5 years.
The most significant gains were from a radically new bidding
This new release is the cumulation of much work on Nil play,
particularly double Nil. Nil play is the most challenging part
of Spades AI.
It's looking good.