Writing an algorithm to solve this chess problem could net you a cool $1 million

Have a good mind for computational chess problem-solving? Want to earn $1 million? Then the University of St. Andrews and Clay Mathematics Institute sure have the competition for you.

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Gary Kasparov is not worried about a robot takeover

LAS VEGAS — At the DEF CON 25 hacker conference here today (July 28), chess champion and political activist Garry Kasparov offered a surprisingly optimistic vision of human interaction with intelligent machines.

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Chess grandmaster hid an iPod touch in the bathroom to cheat during tournaments

Georgian chess champion Gaioz Nigalidze has been accused of using Apple’s iOS devices to gain a competitive advantage during tournaments, hiding an iPod touch –?which was used to analyze the game being played — in the bathroom during at least one such event.



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