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by mephisto
Wed Jan 15, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Question to GUI creators/software creators!!?
Replies: 4
Views: 496

Re: Question to GUI creators/software creators!!?

Hi Peter
Lars Nowak has produced a driver for the Certabo electronic chess boards similar to what Mr Muller has suggested to you with a pseudo-engine and it works with a variety of chess GUI's.
Maybe Lars can help you?
Regards
Bryan
by mephisto
Mon Dec 23, 2019 1:18 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Certabo Electronic Chess Board
Replies: 2
Views: 293

Certabo Electronic Chess Board

One of the great advantages of the Certabo software is that it uses an open protocol . This makes it easier for other programmers to create software such as the new UCI driver from Lars Nowak.  This now allows Certabo chess boards to connect to chess programs such as Arena, Fritz, Shredder and in th...
by mephisto
Mon Sep 16, 2019 6:47 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Play with the Certabo electronic chess boards on Chess.com and Lichess.org
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Re: Play with the Certabo electronic chess boards on Chess.com and Lichess.org

There are obviously two on the Certabo web site but I might try myself but it won't be very professional.
by mephisto
Sun Sep 15, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: The best Square Off video I have seen.
Replies: 0
Views: 1199

The best Square Off video I have seen.

Just came across this excellent video by an Englishman who doesn't really play chess but since a child has always thought that a chess board that moves it's own pieces would be amazing.

https://youtu.be/AQLOj-TylGg
by mephisto
Sat Sep 14, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Play with the Certabo electronic chess boards on Chess.com and Lichess.org
Replies: 2
Views: 478

Play with the Certabo electronic chess boards on Chess.com and Lichess.org

It is now possibleto play with the Certabo electronic chess boards on Chess.com and Lichess.org plus Chess24.com will follow shortly. The Certabo team has developed a revolutionary smart recognition algorithm that allows you to play on online chess sites. The Certabo Online Gaming software allows a ...
by mephisto
Tue Aug 27, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Why are chess computers no longer important?
Replies: 10
Views: 2914

Re: Why are chess computers no longer important?

I would definitely recommend one of the Italian Certabo boards that have a led on every square which the DGT boards don't. Their software runs on a PC plus you can also connect to Aart Bik's Chess for Android app. A software update was released a few days ago, details below and details of their boar...
by mephisto
Thu Aug 01, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: WCCC 2019 Macau..
Replies: 68
Views: 15549

Re: WCCC 2019 Macau..

I have always enjoyed visiting the World Computer Chess Championships whenever possible and always will. This is a really enjoyable tournament and is always exciting to watch plus you get to meet so many really nice people who have a passion for computer chess like myself. Long may it continue!
by mephisto
Fri Jul 19, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: 'Square Off' Automated ChessBoards..
Replies: 3
Views: 649

Re: 'Square Off' Automated ChessBoards..

King is approx 2.5" night.
The smallness of the pieces is supposed to be so the pieces don't collide with one another when the knights move and when you castle.