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by mclane
Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How to not receive notifications from the "Chess Thinkers Forum" ?
Replies: 8
Views: 314

Re: How to not receive notifications from the "Chess Thinkers Forum" ?

Thanks. As a founding father of this forum I want to apologise for the situation.
by mclane
Wed Aug 12, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How to not receive notifications from the "Chess Thinkers Forum" ?
Replies: 8
Views: 314

Re: How to not receive notifications from the "Chess Thinkers Forum" ?

This subforum is full of bad information, disinformation, trolls, uninteresting thinking ... I'd like to stop receiving notifications from there. Is it possible ? Thanks ! We try to replace moderators to rescue CTF. The major problem of the last months was that the moderators did not delete Right w...
by mclane
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: romantic-style play
Replies: 4
Views: 447

Re: romantic-style play

Ask Chris w.
by mclane
Sun Aug 02, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: benchmark new smartphones:
Replies: 278
Views: 104968

Re: benchmark new smartphones:

OK but our stockfish benchmark is a specific benchmark. I doubt the industry benchmarks help us any better.
by mclane
Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:43 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: benchmark new smartphones:
Replies: 278
Views: 104968

Re: benchmark new smartphones:

I tested a new Cpu for mobile phones. The vivo iqoo z1 uses the new MediaTek chip dimensity 1000+ It’s almost as fast as a snapdragon 855+, so only 1 step behind the latest snapdragon cpus. But of course it is cheaper. Depending on the storage you pay 309 for the 6/128 version and 349 for the 8/128 ...
by mclane
Tue Jul 28, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 41
Views: 4565

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

The forum is IMO hijacked. I have no clue who this is. But it is obvious that people who want to read and participate in it, cannot log in. IMO he whole idea is destroyed. We want a free community. Where people can interact about computerchess. This is not guaranteed anymore. The idea that we consid...
by mclane
Tue Jul 28, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 41
Views: 4565

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

Exactly. Therefore I think we should change the situation because nobody knows how many people are blocked.
by mclane
Thu Jul 23, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 41
Views: 4565

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

Exactly. The forum belongs to the participants and computerchess enthusiasts, chess programmer, freaks, testers, ... The host , the commercial company, is allowed to put it onto its server as long as the participants want it. But if the access of computerchess enthusiasts and programmers is not guar...
by mclane
Thu Jul 23, 2020 6:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The next revolution in computer chess?
Replies: 74
Views: 5532

Re: The next revolution in computer chess?

As it seems the human programmer gets more and more pruned away.

Time to strike back.
by mclane
Thu Jul 23, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Alpha Zero's 21. Bg5! revisited
Replies: 57
Views: 2948

Re: Alpha Zero's 21. Bg5! revisited

I prefer forward pruning engines.