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by MikeB
Thu May 10, 2007 1:29 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 10th aniversery of deep blue win: interesting news article
Replies: 50
Views: 27502

Re: 10th aniversery of deep blue win: interesting news artic

It's a foregone conclusion that Deep Blue wasn't very strong, clearly weaker than today's top engines, and that Kasparov could have played much better. Psychology definitely played a large role in that match. Agreed. In hindsight, it was a shame that Deep Blue won because that apparently killed the...
by MikeB
Mon May 07, 2007 3:06 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Collector's Corner..The Annual Tournament at Klingenberg
Replies: 11
Views: 5539

Re: Collector's Corner..The Annual Tournament at Klingenber

http://farm1.static.flickr.com/219/486811689_625f1159b6.jpg YES it finally worked - some of us are slower than others....sorry about the repeated test of images. hi Mike thanks for using my thread to test out various Pc related things you are interested in what are friend's for right? :wink: Regard...
by MikeB
Sun May 06, 2007 6:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Collector's Corner..The Annual Tournament at Klingenberg
Replies: 11
Views: 5539

Re: Collector's Corner..The Annual Tournament at Klingenber

Has just concluded Nestled high above the Bavarian Mountain top.. thousands of collectors gathered for the annual competition in Klingenberg Germany the winner was the Mephisto Amsterdam .. sadly.. a MOFIDIED Fidelity Elegance was allowed to compete and captured second place from the Novag Forte on...
by MikeB
Sun May 06, 2007 6:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Collector's Corner..The Annual Tournament at Klingenberg
Replies: 11
Views: 5539

Re: Collector's Corner..The Annual Tournament at Klingenber

Has just concluded Nestled high above the Bavarian Mountain top.. thousands of collectors gathered for the annual competition in Klingenberg Germany the winner was the Mephisto Amsterdam .. sadly.. a MOFIDIED Fidelity Elegance was allowed to compete and captured second place from the Novag Forte on...
by MikeB
Thu May 03, 2007 4:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Citrine goes wireless.....
Replies: 16
Views: 22806

Re: Citrine goes wireless.....

Karmazen & Oliver wrote:opss¡? and what is the correct model? for citrine

exits adapters man woman
BL-819
by MikeB
Thu May 03, 2007 3:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Citrine goes wireless.....
Replies: 16
Views: 22806

Re: Citrine goes wireless.....

the only question is that exist two models: Bluetooth RS232 Adaptor DTE (Male 9pin D for Device End) BL-819 Bluetooth RS232 Adaptor DCE (Female 9pin D for PC End) BL-830 and I don´t know who is the correct for use to CITRINE or DGT boards ??¡¡ with a PC serial port... I think we need a adapter blue...
by MikeB
Tue May 01, 2007 11:33 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Citrine goes wireless.....
Replies: 16
Views: 22806

Re: Citrine goes wireless.....

the only question is that exist two models: Bluetooth RS232 Adaptor DTE (Male 9pin D for Device End) BL-819 Bluetooth RS232 Adaptor DCE (Female 9pin D for PC End) BL-830 and I don´t know who is the correct for use to CITRINE or DGT boards ??¡¡ with a PC serial port... I think we need a adapter blue...
by MikeB
Tue May 01, 2007 12:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Citrine goes wireless.....
Replies: 16
Views: 22806

Citrine goes wireless.....

..well maybe ... I just ordered this Bluetooth SERIAL adapter...will post results after testing .. Brainbox if it works , it will turn any Citrine into a wireless monster while running your favorite engine under Arena on your PC while you make your moves on the deck or even poolside and not be teth...
by MikeB
Sat Apr 21, 2007 12:11 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Virtual PC 2007
Replies: 9
Views: 7658

Re: Virtual PC 2007

Kaj Soderberg wrote:
ernst wrote:Thanks for the tip, finally I van run Rebel, Tascbase etc again :-)
Sounds good, i'd like to run the Rebels too. What would be the speed reduction using virtual PC?

Best regards,

Kaj

11% reduction, i.e. VPC runs at 89% of host nachine.

Mike
by MikeB
Sat Apr 21, 2007 2:03 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Virtual PC 2007
Replies: 9
Views: 7658

Re: Virtual PC 2007

So far I have all the Chess Genius's (DOS), Fritz 3 and CM 2100 chess programs installed and running. :D

Wchess and Hiarcs 3 refused to install due to lack of tokens ( old copy proctection scheme) . :cry: