By Monty Newborn

greater than a decade has handed on account that IBM’s Deep Blue laptop shocked the realm via defeating Garry Kasparov, the area chess champion at the moment. Beyond Deep Blue tells the continued tale of the chess engine and its regular development. The ebook presents research of the video games along an in depth exam of the awesome technological growth made by way of the engines – asking which one is healthier, how sturdy is it, and what kind of larger can it get. beneficial properties: offers a complete of 118 video games, performed by way of 17 diverse chess engines, accumulated jointly for the 1st time in one reference; info the processor speeds, reminiscence sizes, and the variety of processors utilized by every one chess engine; contains video games from 10 international computing device Chess Championships, and 3 desktop chess tournaments of the web Chess membership; covers the man-machine suits among Fritz and Kramnik, and Kasparov and Deep Junior; describes 3 ancient suits among best engines – Hydra vs. Shredder, Junior vs. Fritz, and Zappa vs. Rybka.

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