Thinking Machine

Thinking Machine: Play chess against a transparent intelligence ..Google’s Big Picture data visualization group has created an online version of chess called the Thinking Machine 6, which lets you play against a computer and visualize all of its possible moves….    

Russian Championship Superfinal/Rd6

  Russian Championship Superfinal/Rd6:  The Superfinals of 69th Russian men’s championship and 66th Russian women’s championship take place on October 15-27 at the Novosibirsk State Museum of Local History. The organizers are Russian Chess Federation, Elena and Gennady Timchenko Charitable Foundation, government of Novosibirsk Region, and Novosibirsk mayor’s office. General partner of … Continue reading

Karpov vs. Spassky FIDE World Cup 1982

Classical games: Anatoly Karpov vs. Boris Spassky 14 - 2,  23 draws.Including rapid/exhibition games:  Karpov  vs. Spassky 15 - 3, 25 draws. Karpov vs. Spassky FIDE World Cup 1982 – YouTube [Event "15 min, Hamburg-TV"][Site "15 min, Hamburg-TV"][Date "1982.??.??"][EventDate "?"][Round "?"][Result "1/2-1/2"][White "Boris Spassky"][Black "Anatoly Karpov"][ECO "C42"][WhiteElo "?"][BlackElo "?"][PlyCount "103"]1. e4 e5 2. Nf3 Nf6 … Continue reading

Bobby Fischer guest appearance

 Bobby Fischer guest appearance on The Bob Hope Special television show Oct 5th                       GAME 6 Fischer-Spassky 1972 1. c4 e6 2. Nf3 d5 3. d4 Nf6 4. Nc3 Be7 5. Bg5 O-O 6. e3 h6 7. Bh4 b6 8. cxd5 Nxd5 9. Bxe7 Qxe7 10. Nxd5 exd5 11. Rc1 Be6 12. Qa4 c5 13. Qa3 Rc8 14. Bb5 a6 15. dxc5 bxc5 16. O-O Ra7 17. Be2 … Continue reading

Isle of Man ( International 2016 / Sparkler From Yifan Hou

by National Life Master Loal Davis Isle Of Man In the first round of the Isle Of Man Tournament, Yifan Hou (2649) (White) from China beat James Jackson (2311) (Black) from England.  Looking at the rating difference that may not be much of a surprise.  The finish however was quite out of … Continue reading