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by Leo
Tue Jul 16, 2019 4:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New Neuromorphic computer from Intel
Replies: 2
Views: 322

Re: New Neuromorphic computer from Intel

Thanks for the post. Interesting. The military is always interested in using new technology for weapons whereas we want to know how it will apply to computer chess. I must admit being somewhat cynical on some of these developments. They always say how great things are going to be and what awesome th...
by Leo
Mon Jul 15, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: GM Caught Cheating in Tourn With Hidden Cellphone in Bathroom
Replies: 12
Views: 844

Re: GM Caught Cheating in Tourn With Hidden Cellphone in Bathroom

A quote from the 2006 World Chess Championship: "After each move Mr. Kramnik immediately heads to the rest room and from it directly to the bathroom. During every game he visited the relaxation room 25 times at the average and the bathroom more than 50 times - the bathroom is the only place without ...
by Leo
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:33 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There are lots of NN Engines competing LIVE in TCEC...............
Replies: 7
Views: 620

Re: There are lots of NN Engines competing LIVE in TCEC...............

There is no Komodo NN. They are doing a Monte Carlo search using CPUs. Its slowing improving. 'Slowly'?? I think the proverbial numbers say differently. I expect when you see Komodo 14, the MCTS version will gain more in terms of rating than the regular Komodo. I hope it far surpasses it. It looks ...
by Leo
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There are lots of NN Engines competing LIVE in TCEC...............
Replies: 7
Views: 620

Re: There are lots of NN Engines competing LIVE in TCEC...............

There is no Komodo NN. They are doing a Monte Carlo search using CPUs. Its slowing improving.
by Leo
Tue Jul 09, 2019 12:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: buying a new computer
Replies: 154
Views: 4432

Re: buying a new computer

How to build your own faster, cheaper, better computer. 1. https://pcpartpicker.com/ 2. Order your parts 3. Put the lego parts together. It is that easy.... 4. Load the drivers and O/S Sample configuration and price if you build the system yourself. A very nice chess computer for under $1500 with g...
by Leo
Sun Jul 07, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Ryzen 3000 series is out
Replies: 30
Views: 1520

Re: Ryzen 3000 series is out

Very good news. I would like to get an 8 core.
by Leo
Tue Jul 02, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Cock de Gorter passed away
Replies: 17
Views: 1827

Re: Cock de Gorter passed away

lkaufman wrote:
Mon Jul 01, 2019 5:11 am
I was very sorry to hear this. In 2010 I was hospitalized in the Netherlands during a computer chess event, and he came to visit me there in the hospital, which I much appreciated. He will be missed by many.
Wow. What a nice guy.
by Leo
Thu Jun 27, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Leela Chess Zero 42656 vs Stockfish 210619
Replies: 22
Views: 1397

Re: Leela Chess Zero 42656 vs Stockfish 210619

Maybe Brianfish with ponder on would mean victory over LCZ.