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by MikeB
Thu Jan 17, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: King Solomon's position, again (Andscacs & Houdini)
Replies: 29
Views: 1181

Re: King Solomon's position, again (Andscacs & Houdini)

Milton wrote:
Thu Jan 17, 2019 5:21 pm

Thanks but I can't take credit for bravery. :-) The computer I have is an Alienware which comes with factory installed overclocking software and the computer is covered by a 5 year warranty. So for the next 4 1/2 years, I can afford to be brave.
Nice!! +1 , enjoy!
by MikeB
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can somebody explain what makes Leela as strong as Komodo?
Replies: 50
Views: 2247

Re: Can somebody explain what makes Leela as strong as Komodo?

How does Leela work - it plays scores of millions of games with itself and analyze the moves , the position, and the result of those games to come up with a predictive analytic outcome for each position. It takes the the position that has the highest chance of winning the game based on its history ...
by MikeB
Wed Jan 16, 2019 7:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can somebody explain what makes Leela as strong as Komodo?
Replies: 50
Views: 2247

Re: Can somebody explain what makes Leela as strong as Komodo?

How does Leela work - it plays scores of millions of games with itself and analyze the moves , the position, and the result of those games to come up with a predictive analytic outcome for each position. It takes the the position that has the highest chance of winning the game based on its history ...
by MikeB
Wed Jan 16, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can somebody explain what makes Leela as strong as Komodo?
Replies: 50
Views: 2247

Re: Can somebody explain what makes Leela as strong as Komodo?

Is it the Hardware speed or some breakthrough programming innovation? So far what is the score between Komodo and Leela ? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymDA7-hdkKA I'll take a quick stab and also try to keep it simple to understand the gist without getting mired down in all the nitty gritty detai...
by MikeB
Sun Jan 13, 2019 6:32 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Quality of these computer generated puzzles
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Re: Quality of these computer generated puzzles

These are extracted from World Blitz Chess Championship 2017 from a program I wrote past year during summer. https://justpaste.it/5aiig I'm not an extremely strong chess player, so I'm unsure of the worth of the puzzles that it generates, but I've tried to make them look like if they were picked by...
by MikeB
Sun Jan 13, 2019 3:57 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Sting Sf 12
Replies: 8
Views: 775

Re: Sting Sf 12

Next modifications, but one is very important and may not wait. I closed all links to previous (11.x) versions. It ends the main part of my project, thus now a longer break. download: http://www.mediafire.com/file/ned8rfc7ffewy40/sting-sf-12.zip/file A well deserved break - thank you very much for ...
by MikeB
Sat Jan 12, 2019 1:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set
Replies: 53
Views: 2551

Re: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set

I think this shows, chess is an extremely deep and complex game. Not as big a search space as some, but still very deep. --Jon +1, agree 100% , this is one of those amazing positions - will have to see how curr-dev-McCain does with this, but I already know it will be at least an overnight run , did...
by MikeB
Sat Jan 12, 2019 5:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set
Replies: 53
Views: 2551

Re: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set

I think this shows, chess is an extremely deep and complex game. Not as big a search space as some, but still very deep. --Jon +1, agree 100% , this is one of those amazing positions - will have to see how curr-dev-McCain does with this, but I already know it will be at least an overnight run , did...
by MikeB
Sat Jan 12, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set
Replies: 53
Views: 2551

Re: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set

I think this shows, chess is an extremely deep and complex game. Not as big a search space as some, but still very deep. --Jon +1, agree 100% , this is one of those amazing positions - will have to see how curr-dev-McCain does with this, but I already know it will be at least an overnight run , did...
by MikeB
Fri Jan 11, 2019 11:57 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set
Replies: 53
Views: 2551

Re: Hard-Talkchess-2019 set

I think this shows, chess is an extremely deep and complex game. Not as big a search space as some, but still very deep. --Jon +1, agree 100% , this is one of those amazing positions - will have to see how curr-dev-McCain does with this, but I already know it will be at least an overnight run , did...