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by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed Jan 31, 2018 9:22 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SmarThink 1.98 is out
Replies: 26
Views: 9029

SmarThink 1.98 is out

SmarThink v1.98 — January 2018 release of the engine. Major changes:

— massive eval end search tuning;
— king attack evaluation improved;
— several optimizations;
— Linux (Ubuntu) version included.

Elo estimate: +50

Link: http://smarthink.ru/index_en.html
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

Re: New SmarThink website

Dann Corbit wrote:I love your engine logos.
They are really interesting.
Thank you!)
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:48 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

Re: New SmarThink website

New SmarThink site: http://smarthink.ru My homepage: http://markoff.science Most recent version continues to crash under wine (macOS), not saying it's your duty to fix, just letting you know. If it would be helpful, I can tell you the last version that does not crash under wine. Or better yet, mayb...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:46 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

Re: New SmarThink website

Nicely done, and quite a modern design. Looks more 2017 than my website, in fact (but that is optimised for slow connections and accessibility). Thank you!) The only thing that really confused me was that it displays in Russian, and I can't even read the letters. The left most icon offers a switch,...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:42 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

Re: New SmarThink website

Thank you, Frank!)
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

Re: New SmarThink website

SzG wrote:Hi Sergei,

Nice pages. What is that on your glasses?
Thank you!)

It's Google Glass)
by Sergei S. Markoff
Wed May 03, 2017 2:40 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

Re: New SmarThink website

Thank you!)
by Sergei S. Markoff
Thu Apr 27, 2017 6:25 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: New SmarThink website
Replies: 15
Views: 3856

New SmarThink website

New SmarThink site: http://smarthink.ru
My homepage: http://markoff.science
by Sergei S. Markoff
Mon Apr 03, 2017 10:50 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish 8 Failed To Solve This Chess Puzzle
Replies: 30
Views: 5634

Re: Stockfish 8 Failed To Solve This Chess Puzzle

SmarThink r2578: 3 301 0 821 g4f6 h7g6 d1h5 g6f6 d7d8q f6f5 d8d7 f5e4 d7c6 e4d4 c6a6 c3c2 3 409 0 1011 g4f6 h7g6 d1h5 g6f6 d7d8q f6g7 d8d7 g7g8 d7c8 g8g7 c8a6 c3c2 4 344 1 1933 g4f6 h7g7 f6h5 g7g6 h5f4 g6g7 d7d8q g5f7 d6d7 f7d8 f4e6 d8e6 4 214 1 2314 g4f6 h7g7 f6h5 g7g6 h5f4 g6g7 d7d8q g5f7 d6d7 f7d...
by Sergei S. Markoff
Sun Apr 02, 2017 3:05 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Penrose Puzzle
Replies: 47
Views: 11696

Re: Penrose Puzzle

The real question isn't "Which strong engine can solve this", but rather, "Which strong engine can't solve this. Simple inspection of the pv will show you that the big three all solve this problem immediately. We could go so far as to argue that the evals are also correct, because there is a huge m...