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by reflectionofpower
Mon Jul 20, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Polish users cut off from TalkChess
Replies: 58
Views: 46578

Re: Polish users cut off from TalkChess

As one of the users mentioned Opera does have VPN built in. It works very well. You can shut it off or on with just a mouse click. It is a little bit slower than usual connection but what do you expect for FREE VPN. We only come on here to browse a forum so there is not much bandwidth usage.
by reflectionofpower
Fri Jul 03, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: BIOS question
Replies: 4
Views: 582

Re: BIOS question

I have a question that I will work into a chess hardware question. My computer downloaded a BIOS update on its own. I let it when it asked. I have never updated my BIOS before. I am wondering what it does for the computer and will it help chess engines in anyway. I read that it helps your hardware ...
by reflectionofpower
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: The Sorceress
Replies: 6
Views: 3438

Re: The Sorceress

I always had some good memories playing original chess engines
by reflectionofpower
Sat Mar 28, 2020 8:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: When I'm 64 ....
Replies: 9
Views: 1461

Re: When I'm 64 ....

This was a great album and of course the unique album cover depicting infamous/famous figures on the cover and you could open it up and the lyrics to every song on the album were there. ALL of the songs were very good on this album but certain ones stand out to ME. This is also one of those groups t...
by reflectionofpower
Fri Jan 10, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cstal DOS
Replies: 16
Views: 3293

Re: Cstal DOS

Where can one buy it? put this in your search field - "chess system tal 2 download". Some versions are freeware supposedly. I am not promoting piracy. I am just relating something I found by doing a simple search. Thorsten would know way more about this than me.I was fortunate enough to be exposed ...
by reflectionofpower
Thu Sep 12, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The Busted Dutch
Replies: 97
Views: 16317

Re: The Busted Dutch

Hi Lyudmill, I just downloaded the kindle version of your book and just finished reading the forward. :D Anyway I let Leela (J13B2-136) sit on your Dutch opening position and it likes 2. g3. After giving it 2. d5 it feels black has a 49% chance of winning with Nf6. I agree because even though it lo...
by reflectionofpower
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:53 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ferret 1.00 v258 - program from 1995
Replies: 36
Views: 8716

Re: Ferret 1.00 v258 - program from 1995

Ferret competed in quite a few tournaments from 1995-early 2000s, and it was active on chessclub.com. Some games are available here: http://www.chessgames.com/perl/chessplayer?pid=30003 In those games I was DoctorWho - Game 11. I think I was using Fritz 5 or it could have been wChess DOS version wh...
by reflectionofpower
Sun Feb 17, 2019 6:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: You lost to a cheater
Replies: 13
Views: 5489

Re: You lost to a cheater

I have had the same thing happen to me on LiChess sometime back. LiChess is hands down the best chess site out there in my opinion.