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by dj
Mon Aug 06, 2007 12:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CCC Crisis?
Replies: 27
Views: 10105

Re: CCC Crisis?

there is no computerchess crisis. fact is that computerchess is more interesting than it was in older years. hardware is more attractive, software is more attractive. what has to change are the ways the companies operate. those who do NOT change will die. no wonder novag, saitek, h+g, fidelity died...
by dj
Mon Aug 06, 2007 8:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CCC Crisis?
Replies: 27
Views: 10105

Re: CCC Crisis?

Well, Derek, we must concede that in a chaotic world it is possible that even us could agree from time to time. BTW, I have not read even one post, I just counted the number of them, yes... I considered that enough a show of health.... My best Fernando As you can see from my avatar your post has ma...
by dj
Mon Aug 06, 2007 8:30 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Magnus Carlsen .... the new Kasparov ???
Replies: 31
Views: 11514

Re: Just tidied up the thread a little.

Graham Banks wrote:Hope none of you take umbrage at my tidying up the thread to get rid of some of the unnecessary remarks.

Regards, Graham.
Excellent proactive moderation.
:)
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 9:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CCC Crisis?
Replies: 27
Views: 10105

Re: CCC Crisis?

fern wrote:A thread as "CCC crisis?" that produces so a long thread has in itself the answer.

Logician regards
Dernando
Remember, Fernando, I made that point twice in the thread - though it is true I was concentrating on the quality of the posts rather than the length of the thread.
dj
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka-Junior match is off.
Replies: 27
Views: 11065

Re: Rybka-Junior match is off.

Dr Wael Deeb wrote: In the modern world we're living in,there are hundred s of ways to cheat in such a match, Hundred s :?: This is an important issue. Could you please list (briefly) the main 100 ways to successfully cheat in a match or tournament. I am asking for only a fraction of those you supp...
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 5:38 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka-Junior match is off.
Replies: 27
Views: 11065

Re: Rybka-Junior match is off.

Dr Wael Deeb wrote: In the modern world we're living in,there are hundred s of ways to cheat in such a match, Hundred s :?: This is an important issue. Could you please list (briefly) the main 100 ways to successfully cheat in a match or tournament. I am asking for only a fraction of those you supp...
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 4:19 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Rybka-Junior match is off.
Replies: 27
Views: 11065

Re: Rybka-Junior match is off.

Dr Wael Deeb wrote: In the modern world we're living in,there are hundred s of ways to cheat in such a match, Hundred s :?: This is an important issue. Could you please list (briefly) the main 100 ways to successfully cheat in a match or tournament. I am asking for only a fraction of those you supp...
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 3:12 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Magnus Carlsen .... the new Kasparov ???
Replies: 31
Views: 11514

Re: Magnus The Magnificent Carlsen

Derek, No worries. As I'm Norwegian, I dislike it when people makes Carlsen sound Swedish i.e spelling his name Carlson. :) Believe me, you're not the first person I've come across that makes his name sound Swedish. I'm a member of chessgames.com, and over there we have plenty of people either thin...
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 2:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CCC in a crisis?!
Replies: 48
Views: 23743

Re: A Soapbox Opera........

The song is dreary, but never mind that. Quoting lyrics at people reminds me of those who trade biblical quotations with, what they imagine is, some finality - anything to stop short of a logical argument. OK...i'll be blunt. When they get rid of the trolls then all becomes well. While they exist, ...
by dj
Sun Aug 05, 2007 2:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: CCC in a crisis?!
Replies: 48
Views: 23743

Re: CCC in a crisis?!

Terry McCracken wrote: This place has become a pit of vipers! Is it not time the mods intervened to clean up this thread? We are on the seventh page and it has hardly been a good advertisment for CCC. As I said earlier, it goes to prove the thread title - minus the question mark. Btw, Terry, Deeb i...