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by whereagles
Fri Jul 03, 2015 11:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: World Computer Chess Championship 2015
Replies: 138
Views: 30017

Re: World Computer Chess Championship 2015

what exactly is this 2400 cores thing of Jonny...? did they bring the Deep Blue machine with them and plugged Jonny's algorithm in it or something??
by whereagles
Wed Jul 01, 2015 9:09 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Komodo 9.1 64-bit 8CPU v Stockfish 290615 64-bit 8CPU Match
Replies: 72
Views: 13774

Re: Broadcast details

Graham Banks wrote:
whereagles wrote:There is no TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) for mac, is there?

Still ok if not.. got parallels desktop :)
Try Livius - http://www.crabaware.com/livius/
Didn't work.. crashes on opening :? Maybe not compatible with Yosemite?

Oh well, thx anyway. I'll try TLCV on win partition :wink:
by whereagles
Wed Jul 01, 2015 9:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Tournaments and Matches
Topic: Komodo 9.1 64-bit 8CPU v Stockfish 290615 64-bit 8CPU Match
Replies: 72
Views: 13774

Re: Broadcast details

There is no TLCV (Tom's Live Chess Viewer) for mac, is there?

Still ok if not.. got parallels desktop :)
by whereagles
Sat Jun 27, 2015 2:39 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: SanDisk Ultra 200GB Micro SD $239
Replies: 4
Views: 752

Re: SanDisk Ultra 200GB Micro SD $239

good.. now droidfish can beat me up in a sub-split-second.. before was a split-second :)
by whereagles
Sat Jun 27, 2015 11:31 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What does your favourite program say?
Replies: 35
Views: 4062

Re: What does your favourite program say?

That's funny.. Rxh2 was the first move that crossed my mind when I looked to the position :D

And I'm not near GM strength :)
by whereagles
Sat Jun 27, 2015 11:25 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: D-Wave Systems breaks the 1000 qubit quantum computing barri
Replies: 100
Views: 9492

Re: D-Wave Systems breaks the 1000 qubit quantum computing b

I've been hearing about quantum computers from my early days as a PhD student (like 15 years ago)... doesn't seem like much has happened eversince.
by whereagles
Sat Jun 27, 2015 11:22 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo vs Stockfish ...?
Replies: 9
Views: 2911

Re: Komodo vs Stockfish ....opinions

fear of what, exactly?

Anyway, I like SF because the name is cool. Plus, it's free. Thinking of buying K as well.
by whereagles
Tue Jun 23, 2015 3:11 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Position from Norway Chess 2015 SF struggles with
Replies: 9
Views: 2064

Re: Position from Norway Chess 2015 SF struggles with

Just out of curiosity, I ran it in SF6 @3 PVs and... 1. Bxh6 gxh6 2. Qxh6 d5 3. Qg5+ Kh7 4. Qh4+ Kg8 5. Qg5+ = (0.00) Depth=29/47 TB=25 0:04:38 811 MN 1. c3 d5 2. e5 Ne4 3. Nxe4 dxe4 4. Bd4 Bg5 5. Qf2 e3 6. Bxe3 Rxd1 7. Rxd1 Bxg2+ 8. Kxg2 Qxe5 9. Bxg5 hxg5 10. Qe1 Qxe1 11. Rxe1 exf5 12. gxf5...
by whereagles
Tue Jun 23, 2015 3:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Komodo 9.1 Release
Replies: 46
Views: 14479

Re: Komodo 9.1 Release

There are rumors of +30% household electricity consumption during 24/7 matches with lots of cores :)

Dollar converstion may vary.
by whereagles
Tue Jun 23, 2015 2:51 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: TCEC 8 in August
Replies: 13
Views: 2880

Re: TCEC 8 in August

True that Komodo and Stockfish currently dominate, but those are not the only engines undergoing upgrades, so maybe we'll see some surprises in S8.

And if Martin can crank out the 32-core beast, more stuff can happen :)