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by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 11:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 years?
Replies: 17
Views: 3548

Re: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 ye

i´m missing Komodo in the poll. I´m missing Zappa in the poll. I´m missing Junior in the poll. All this programs have special knowledge about chess. Is good positonal chess against the modern fashion? My opinoin is that this poll is garbage. There is an option "Others" and freedom to explain your v...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 9:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 years?
Replies: 17
Views: 3548

Re: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 ye

Finally i voted Igorrit, i remember that on several games against Rybka3 on my pc it was undefeated...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 9:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 years?
Replies: 17
Views: 3548

Re: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 ye

Hi, i mean the engine that created the strongest emotions, for the strenght or for the innovation or for style or for whatever reason you think. Please vote. Thank you Rybka 3, Stockfish 1.6a, Critter 0.9, Komodo 4, Houdini 1.5a I am sorry i've been limited in the options so i had to make choises, ...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 8:48 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 years?
Replies: 17
Views: 3548

Re: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 ye

Hi, i mean the engine that created the strongest emotions, for the strenght or for the innovation or for style or for whatever reason you think. Please vote. Thank you Rybka 3, Stockfish 1.6a, Critter 0.9, Komodo 4, Houdini 1.5a I am sorry i've been limited in the options so i had to make choises, ...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 8:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 30 years losing to computer chess
Replies: 10
Views: 1972

Re: 30 years losing to computer chess

I think Chess Genius changed the history. Especially 2 and 3. I had a 486 25 mhz, it was pretty cool.
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 7:24 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 30 years losing to computer chess
Replies: 10
Views: 1972

Re: 30 years losing to computer chess

fern wrote:Maybe the photo is 10 years old...hahahah
....
Lol for a moment i thought the same thing...

i started losing to mephisto Berlin(?) or Milano (?) around 1991...

Best Regards
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 7:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 30 years losing to computer chess
Replies: 10
Views: 1972

Re: 30 years losing to computer chess

First I lost some -just some - game to chess challenger 7 in 1979 and 1980 Then I lost somewhat more games to Chess Champion Challenger in 1981, 82 and 83. Maybe 50/50, was the score Then I lost a good chunk of game to Novag constellation 3,6 in 1984, 85, etc. Of course I lost many games to softwar...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 7:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 years?
Replies: 17
Views: 3548

Re: Which engine has been the most exciting in the last 5 ye

I haven't voted yet, but i personally remember the release of Robbolito, what a fantastic engine. At that time Rybka 3 seemed to be untouchable and Robbolito was able to beat it even 1 core against 4 core, it was fantastic and exciting for me. No interest of politics about cloning or not cloning, Ro...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 6:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What is stronger than Houdini 3 for what?
Replies: 58
Views: 9866

Re: What is stronger than Houdini 3 for what?

I don't agree. My contributes were genuine, i tried to publish all interesting material, i posted the links, i told my opinion, i don't have reasons to say something in which i don't believe, i just copied what CEGT and CCRL say and that was pretty complete. I had to extrapolate some parts to make ...
by MM
Sun Nov 11, 2012 6:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What is stronger than Houdini 3 for what?
Replies: 58
Views: 9866

Re: What is stronger than Houdini 3 for what?

I don't agree. My contributes were genuine, i tried to publish all interesting material, i posted the links, i told my opinion, i don't have reasons to say something in which i don't believe, i just copied what CEGT and CCRL say and that was pretty complete. I had to extrapolate some parts to make ...