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by MikeB
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:45 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which is the deepest Queen Sac ever made by Human that engine would not considered
Replies: 6
Views: 687

Re: Which is the deepest Queen Sac ever made by Human that engine would not considered

This one by Nakamura is one the best I ever seen. https://i.ibb.co/v4GZdhF/Naka-Queen-Sac.jpg Click image for larger view 4r1k1/3nbppp/bqr2B2/p7/2p5/6P1/P2N1PBP/1R1QR1K1 b - - 0 21 [Event "Barcelona Casino"] [Site "Barcelona"] [Date "2007.10.19"] [Round "2"] [White "Krasenkow, Michal"] [Black "Naka...
by MikeB
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which is the deepest Queen Sac ever made by Human that engine would not considered
Replies: 6
Views: 687

Re: Which is the deepest Queen Sac ever made by Human that engine would not considered

4rrk1/1b3ppp/2qb4/1p1P4/2p1NP2/2P3PQ/BP5P/R3R1K1 b - - 0 28 Qxd5 is best, but most people would have played Qb6+ -may be hard for engines But we don't know Qxd5 actually is best. Can people with good hardware please let your engines upon this position? Edit: I wrote this before seeing yurikvelo's p...
by MikeB
Thu Jul 29, 2021 4:12 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which is the deepest Queen Sac ever made by Human that engine would not considered
Replies: 6
Views: 687

Re: Which is the deepest Queen Sac ever made by Human that engine would not considered


Qxd5 is best, but most people would have played Qb6+ -may be hard for engines
by MikeB
Thu Jul 29, 2021 2:11 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish vs Chessbase....Who Do We Root For?!?
Replies: 16
Views: 2061

Re: Stockfish vs Chessbase....Who Do We Root For?!?

Hi Dietrich, Why divide revenue by headcount? That's a meaningless figure given that margins vary from company to company. Instead, profits per headcount is much more meaningful. But even that figure can be manipulated and contrived, for example, due to bonuses or extraordinary events/expenses. The...
by MikeB
Thu Jul 29, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish vs Chessbase....Who Do We Root For?!?
Replies: 16
Views: 2061

Re: Stockfish vs Chessbase....Who Do We Root For?!?

Hi Dietrich, Why divide revenue by headcount? That's a meaningless figure given that margins vary from company to company. Instead, profits per headcount is much more meaningful. But even that figure can be manipulated and contrived, for example, due to bonuses or extraordinary events/expenses. The...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 24, 2021 11:02 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Which Stockfish version to get good evaluations for database
Replies: 12
Views: 1795

Re: Which Stockfish version to get good evaluations for database

Hello, I'm looking for a way to quickly evaluate each move for my large database. I have the code ready but I am not sure which engine/version to use for that. The idea would be to have a strong engine evaluation (Elo 3000+) in the fastest way possible. First I thought about Stockfish 14 at depth 1...
by MikeB
Thu Jul 22, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Can an engine calculate how fast Human GM lose ratings after 55 ?
Replies: 12
Views: 3054

Re: Can an engine calculate how fast Human GM lose ratings after 55 ?

In summary, the good news is that you only get old once. ;>)
by MikeB
Tue Jul 13, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: How perform stockfish 14 in odd match?
Replies: 5
Views: 1222

Re: How perform stockfish 14 in odd match?

Quoting the description of stockfish 14: "the new network is not only larger, but more importantly, it deals better with large material imbalances". Has anyone done any tests versus other engines? What is expected of the outcome against humans? Is now a good competitor against Dragon 2 MCTS in odd ...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 4:16 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting
Replies: 20
Views: 3279

Re: I finally figures how to beat Honey Elo Expert level !

I am starting to learn how to beat your Expert level of the Honey chess engine, the strategy is simply NOT to get into tactical position, and slowly squeeze a winning strategical win by searching every little advantage that you can get weather space, pieces coordination, pawn structure, and always ...
by MikeB
Sat Jul 10, 2021 4:07 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting
Replies: 20
Views: 3279

Re: There is something wrong with Honey Elo Expert setting

Finally after the 7th game with the newer version of Honey I figured how to get a draw against Honey Expert Level, little by little I will advance to Master level probably in 6 months with more training with my online IM trainer and practicing against Honey :lol: :mrgreen: :lol: [Event "Computer ch...