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by pilgrimdan
Sat Feb 10, 2018 2:00 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Seeing Alphazero in perspective ...
Replies: 1
Views: 946

Seeing Alphazero in perspective ...

https://www.forbes.com/sites/mariyayao/2018/02/05/12-amazing-deep-learning-breakthroughs-of-2017/#36d4589465db Top 10 AI achievements in 2017 ... 1. DeepMind’s AlphaZero Clobbered The Top AI Champions In Go, Shogi, And Chess 2. OpenAI’s Universe Gained Traction With High-Profile Partners 3. Sonnet &...
by pilgrimdan
Sun Feb 04, 2018 12:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: KNNN vs K : how come Stockfish cannot find the mate in 17?
Replies: 27
Views: 5248

wow ... thx ... :)

To make a long story short, I have posted an entry on the subject on my blog. Am I missing something here? Stockfish seems to be unable to find this mate in 17 and alternates between different results even though its search deep enough to have seen the mate in 17! My blog entry: https://endormitoir...
by pilgrimdan
Sun Feb 04, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: KNNN vs K : how come Stockfish cannot find the mate in 17?
Replies: 27
Views: 5248

Re: KNNN vs K : how come Stockfish cannot find the mate in 1

To make a long story short, I have posted an entry on the subject on my blog. Am I missing something here? Stockfish seems to be unable to find this mate in 17 and alternates between different results even though its search deep enough to have seen the mate in 17! My blog entry: https://endormitoir...
by pilgrimdan
Sat Jan 27, 2018 7:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: a second "grand" title
Replies: 23
Views: 4188

Re: a second "grand" title

lkaufman wrote:I've been a grandmaster for a decade now, but today I acquired a second "grand" title, namely grandfather. My daughter had a daughter.
congrats Larry ...
by pilgrimdan
Mon Jan 22, 2018 8:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Announcing lczero
Replies: 68
Views: 30012

Re: Announcing lczero

It turns out there is a rollouts based implementation of alpha-beta! Infact, any fixed-depth best first search method can be formulated as a rollouts based algorithm using something similar to the MT driver from the MTD(f). https://www.aaai.org/ocs/index.php/AAAI/AAAI15/paper/viewFile/9828/9354 I h...
by pilgrimdan
Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:28 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfish 8!
Replies: 67
Views: 12822

Re: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfis

I completely agree with Dann and Mike. I don't think there is something seriously wrong with the SF setup. If someone says SF's setup could be a bit better I might agree, but that wouldn't change the final outcome of the match. And people's insistence that SF should have an human made book isn't it...
by pilgrimdan
Sat Jan 13, 2018 6:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfish 8!
Replies: 67
Views: 12822

Re: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfis

It should have to perceive that the match circumstances during games between A0 and Stockfish is an unimportant thing. The essence is the team of DeepMind have proved they can make a powerful system based on neural networks which can solve such complicated tasks like winning go and chess games agai...
by pilgrimdan
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfish 8!
Replies: 67
Views: 12822

Re: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfis

It should have to perceive that the match circumstances during games between A0 and Stockfish is an unimportant thing. The essence is the team of DeepMind have proved they can make a powerful system based on neural networks which can solve such complicated tasks like winning go and chess games agai...
by pilgrimdan
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfish 8!
Replies: 67
Views: 12822

Re: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfis

It should have to perceive that the match circumstances during games between A0 and Stockfish is an unimportant thing. The essence is the team of DeepMind have proved they can make a powerful system based on neural networks which can solve such complicated tasks like winning go and chess games agai...
by pilgrimdan
Fri Jan 12, 2018 8:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfish 8!
Replies: 67
Views: 12822

Re: Chess World to Google Deep Mind..Prove You beat Stockfis

It should have to perceive that the match circumstances during games between A0 and Stockfish is an unimportant thing. The essence is the team of DeepMind have proved they can make a powerful system based on neural networks which can solve such complicated tasks like winning go and chess games agai...