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by Kingghidorah
Wed Oct 03, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What is your interest in Computer Chess?
Replies: 42
Views: 7078

Re: What is your interest in Computer Chess?

I use mine mostly to study the games of the masters and to play against them myself.
by Kingghidorah
Thu Sep 13, 2012 6:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rare handwritten chess notes by Fischer.
Replies: 5
Views: 1747

Re: Rare handwritten chess notes by Fischer.

Ajedrecista wrote:Hello!

rom this Spanish chess forum, someone uploaded the images in PDF format:

http://limelinx.com/f57c9

Enjoy! Please have a nice day.

Regards from Spain.

Ajedrecista.
Thanks dude, nice and crisp scan
by Kingghidorah
Thu Sep 13, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Deep Blue position (1993)
Replies: 26
Views: 6890

Re: Deep Blue position (1993)

DS 12 found it pretty much instantly, all other programs that I have and that is pretty much the top 10 do not see it.
by Kingghidorah
Wed Sep 12, 2012 10:23 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Watching "Chess Kids - Special Edition (2011)
Replies: 0
Views: 478

Watching "Chess Kids - Special Edition (2011)

Looks pretty interesting for us chess nuts.

here is summary on IMDB: http://gg.gg/jmz
by Kingghidorah
Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:44 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SishFish DIY USB chess computer
Replies: 3
Views: 1699

Re: SishFish DIY USB chess computer

Anyone interested in building a DIY USB chess board powered by the Raspberry PI with the Stockfish chess engine might like to read the following. http://sishchess.blogspot.co.uk This is a different project to the PicoChess project that uses DGT board and clock although both projects are using the R...
by Kingghidorah
Tue Sep 04, 2012 9:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: I miss those times!!!
Replies: 11
Views: 2988

Re: I miss those times!!!

I agree wholeheartly, those were the golden years of computer chess. When engines were totally different in style & features.
by Kingghidorah
Fri Aug 31, 2012 10:36 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mephisto Gideon Professional (1993) for Winboard and UCI
Replies: 29
Views: 10497

Re: Mephisto Gideon Professional (1993) for Winboard and UCI

What was Mephisto Gideon Professional (1993) rated in its day anyway? I seem to recall in the 2300-2400 range.
by Kingghidorah
Fri Aug 31, 2012 9:35 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New Forums
Replies: 13
Views: 3673

Re: New Forums

Hello group, I would like to propose two new forums at CCC: 1. Chess Books This is where people can post about new or hard to find chess books or anything related to chess books. 2. Sell/Buy This is where people can post about the buy/sell of new or used chess computers/programs and other chess rel...
by Kingghidorah
Thu Aug 30, 2012 12:30 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Mephisto Gideon Professional (1993) for Winboard and UCI
Replies: 29
Views: 10497

Re: Mephisto Gideon Professional (1993) for Winboard and UCI

Congrats Ed. First time one of your progras worked on my Windows 7 64b OS. Program goes pretty fast, it'll b fun playing it
by Kingghidorah
Sun Aug 12, 2012 12:26 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why do people take chess so seriously?
Replies: 38
Views: 7178

Re: Why do people take chess so seriously?

I mean it's just a rather stupid game. Hobbies that tend to genuinely cost real money would be golf or photography. Photography is a lot like computer chess in one sense: many people pour money into the most expensive equipment and lenses, blaming them for their lack of skill. now golf is a nice sp...