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by Martin Thoresen
Wed Nov 18, 2015 10:21 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Can we put a very horrible distraction to rest conclusively?
Replies: 13
Views: 2603

Re: Can we put a very horrible distraction to rest conclusiv

Some clear evidence that he is wrong so that we can ignore it totally. ? Yes of course you can totally ignore it. That individual is deeply disturbed and has some serious problems. If you want to verify everything that happens in TCEC, feel free to download the game logs. You can find them in the A...
by Martin Thoresen
Fri Sep 04, 2015 4:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC: Whats Martin Thoresen point in doing that?
Replies: 13
Views: 4963

Re: TCEC: Whats Martin Thoresen point in doing that?

beside the Trouble with Alfil in stage 1b there is another big issue to solve.... I don't understand why Martin let a totally Buggy Version of Junior (the Version 13.8) Play in stage 1b. Junior lost already 2 games because of the bugs but nothing is changed. Especially because there a stable Versio...
by Martin Thoresen
Sat Jun 20, 2015 11:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Any News on another TCEC season ?
Replies: 16
Views: 4424

Re: Any News on another TCEC season ?

PaulieD wrote:It would be nice if Martin chimed in with some sort of status check to end the aimless speculation. It would be the right thing to do.
No problem.

https://twitter.com/ThoresenMartin/stat ... 3791728640

Best,
Martin
by Martin Thoresen
Sat Feb 21, 2015 11:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: ICGA's 2015 World Computer Chess Championship/Events
Replies: 256
Views: 53499

Re: ICGA's 2015 World Computer Chess Championship/Events

bob wrote:
TCEC is not a tournament.
If this was true, then it seems I've misunderstood the term "tournament" for 33 years.

Please enlighten me on why you don't think TCEC is a tournament.
Is it because none of the programmers are actually physically present?

Best,
Martin
by Martin Thoresen
Sun Jan 11, 2015 2:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: An interview with yours truly + a few links to TCEC articles
Replies: 7
Views: 2057

An interview with yours truly + a few links to TCEC articles

Hi all, I hope you all enjoyed TCEC 7. Christopher Chabris interviewed me for his blog and made a couple of interesting articles in the Wall Street Journal. You can read it all here: http://www.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fblog.chabris.com%2F2015%2F01%2Fmartin-thoresens-world-chess.html&h=6AQGQ...
by Martin Thoresen
Sat Jan 03, 2015 2:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Looking for Bright .5c
Replies: 5
Views: 1867

Re: Looking for Bright 0.5c.

Ajedrecista wrote: He later worked in Spark engine (Spark 1.0) but there have not been any updates for a long time.
It seems you missed that Spark 1.1 played in the 7th Season of TCEC.
by Martin Thoresen
Thu Jan 01, 2015 2:39 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015 !
Replies: 21
Views: 3229

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR 2015 !

Happy New Year everyone. Thanks for supporting TCEC!
by Martin Thoresen
Sun Dec 28, 2014 4:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo wins TCEC
Replies: 57
Views: 17094

Re: Komodo wins TCEC

shrapnel wrote:Congratz to the Komodo Team !
Anyone knows what was the DrawScore Komodo was using in the Final ?
You can click the gear icon next to the engine logo for the configuration used for each engine in a game. So just go to the Archive page, load up any game from the Superfinal and you will see.
by Martin Thoresen
Sun Dec 28, 2014 4:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo wins TCEC
Replies: 57
Views: 17094

Re: Komodo wins TCEC

Question: Will Season 8 stage 2 also be played without opening book? How did this experiment work out in your opinion? http://i57.tinypic.com/35cjrer.png As far as the discussion has gone so far, Stage 2 will remain the "experimental Stage" if the format remains as it is now. But nothing has been d...
by Martin Thoresen
Sat Dec 27, 2014 10:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread
Replies: 163
Views: 40681

Re: TCEC Season 7 - Main Thread

After over 3 months of high level chess, Komodo emerges as the winner of TCEC Season 7, congratulations to Mark & Larry! The last game of the Superfinal is currently being played now: http://tcec.chessdom.com/live.php If you want to support TCEC please consider a donation by clicking on the "Donate"...