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by kinderchocolate
Wed Jul 21, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Stockfish: Our lawsuit against ChessBase
Replies: 238
Views: 21557

Re: Stockfish: Our lawsuit against ChessBase

This lawsuit is going to take years to roll up. By then, Chessbase will have "Fat Fritz 5".
by kinderchocolate
Tue Jul 06, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: chess.com personality bots research
Replies: 20
Views: 4507

Re: chess.com personality bots research

Didn't Microsoft already publish their LC0 benchmark results on scaling down rating points? But it still doesn't have anything to do with "personality". To me, the only way is to define a new reliable numerical scheme to measure "personality", but not sure how to approach it.
by kinderchocolate
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Algorithm to determine the difficulty of a chess problem
Replies: 6
Views: 2644

Re: Algorithm to determine the difficulty of a chess problem

There is no reliable way to work out the difficulty of a problem, unfortunately. That involves human playing levels as part of the equations.
by kinderchocolate
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:20 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: larger nets for SF?
Replies: 17
Views: 3806

Re: larger nets for SF?

FF2 is closer to SF13 than SF12.
by kinderchocolate
Tue Mar 30, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: Programming and Technical Discussions
Topic: Chess game similarity measure?
Replies: 1
Views: 1494

Chess game similarity measure?

I have a database of chess games in PGN format. My goal is to index them into a representation that I can search for similarity. For example, let's say I have 2 games in King's Indian and 1 game in Queen's Gambit Declined. Now, I have a new Queen's Gambit Accepted chess PGN game. The closest in the ...
by kinderchocolate
Mon Feb 22, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Are neural nets (the weights file) copyrightable?
Replies: 473
Views: 43572

Re: Are neural nets (the weights file) copyrightable?

Does that mean anybody using Microsoft Word need to give copyright to Microsoft?
by kinderchocolate
Sat Feb 20, 2021 6:19 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Chessbase and the engines that it sells
Replies: 6
Views: 1479

Re: Chessbase and the engines that it sells

It's not going to work. While Chessbase is no good at chess engines, they are clearly the world leader in chess databases. Their Chessbase GUI is dominating the market like Facebook & Google. Every single professional chess authors are using Chessbase GUI. You could remove those engines off from rat...
by kinderchocolate
Wed Feb 17, 2021 9:13 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fat Fritz 2
Replies: 491
Views: 70783

Re: Fat Fritz 2

Chessbase latest AI article is again misleading.

https://en.chessbase.com/post/chess-and ... lligence-2
by kinderchocolate
Tue Feb 16, 2021 2:55 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Fat Fritz 2
Replies: 491
Views: 70783

Re: Fat Fritz 2

"... We created our own program, which we called Fat Fritz ..." that's exactly what Chessbase wrote on https://en.chessbase.com/post/chess-and ... lligence-1.

Chessbase is a big company, they surely have money to invest something on AI. They just need to hire a few data scientists...
by kinderchocolate
Mon Feb 15, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Nnue engines for iOS?
Replies: 10
Views: 3343

Re: Nnue engines for iOS?

I've made Stockfish NNUE running as an iPad app on Apple M1. I'm using M1 myself, the performance look good. https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EuS-LpsVoAEtQB_?format=jpg&name=large https://apps.apple.com/us/app/smallfish-chess-for-stockfish/id675049147 download I now have the iPhone 12 Pro Max. Wanted to ...