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by Sean Evans
Sat Jun 10, 2017 1:00 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Important announcement: World Computer Chess Championship –
Replies: 75
Views: 19408

Re: Important announcement: World Computer Chess Championshi

http://en.chessbase.com/post/computer-chess-world-championship-new-format Another reason programs do not want to play is many programs are derivatives and know they will be caught like Rybka was caught cheating! Speaking of derivatives is Andscacs participating in the tourney? If not, why not?! Sea...
by Sean Evans
Thu Jun 08, 2017 11:37 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Important announcement: World Computer Chess Championship –
Replies: 75
Views: 19408

Important announcement: World Computer Chess Championship

http://en.chessbase.com/post/computer-chess-world-championship-new-format Another reason programs do not want to play is many programs are derivatives and know they will be caught like Rybka was caught cheating! Speaking of derivatives is Andscacs participating in the tourney? If not, why not?! Sean
by Sean Evans
Wed Jun 07, 2017 2:38 pm
Forum: Chess Players Forum
Topic: Nature or nurture? Chess players have higher than average IQ
Replies: 11
Views: 2983

Re: Nature or nurture? Chess players have higher than averag

Vinvin wrote:
Do "chess players have an higher IQ than others people because they play chess" or do "people who have an higher IQs more likely play chess" ? :-)
Why did the chicken cross the road?
by Sean Evans
Wed May 31, 2017 9:40 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 11 v. Stockfish 8 - Any Elo strength comparison yet?
Replies: 10
Views: 2767

Re: Komodo 11 v. Stockfish 8 - Any Elo strength comparison y

FastGMs Rating Lists (FGRL) Time control: 60 sec./game + 0.6 sec./move Playing conditions CPU: Dual Intel Xeon E5-2670 @ 2.6 GHz OS: Windows 10 64-Bit Tool: LittleBlitzer GUI, no draw and resign rules Engines: 1 Core, 64 Bit, default settings Hash-Table: 128 MB Time control: 60 seconds + 0.6 second...
by Sean Evans
Wed May 31, 2017 9:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 11 v. Stockfish 8 - Any Elo strength comparison yet?
Replies: 10
Views: 2767

Re: Komodo 11 v. Stockfish 8 - Any Elo strength comparison y

Check out IPON IPON states: "2017.05.23 The new Komodo 11.01 gained 19 Elo in the IPON-RRRL, is the new leader and the first engine to pass 3300 Elo! In the full List it improved by 14 Elo but is still second. If you are interested please check the archive to compare the old TOP16 with the new TOP1...
by Sean Evans
Wed May 31, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 11 v. Stockfish 8 - Any Elo strength comparison yet?
Replies: 10
Views: 2767

Komodo 11 v. Stockfish 8 - Any Elo strength comparison yet?

Hi, has anyone compared the strength of K11 v. SF8 yet?

Just wondering if K11 has become stronger than SF8.

Thank you,

Sean