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A purely self-trained chess AI
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Rules: en passant and draw by triple repetition
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Why do masters open 1.d4 more often than 1.c4?
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A new AI wins at go. Can a similar AI win at chess? Can it achieve pure self-training?
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Bird's Opening and the Dutch Defense
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The history of the 175-move draw rule
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The theory of pawn breaks
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Wrong lines of play to illuminate right lines
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Understanding the Tarrasch defence to the Queen's gambit
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Draws, castling rights, and the FIDE's 2014 rulebook revision
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Because of the distortion of the computer era, is it preferable to study mainly old opening lines?
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Draws, en passant, and the FIDE's 2014 rulebook revision
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Threefold repetition in view of castling rights
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What ambiguities remain in the laws of chess?
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Quintuple repetition and the FIDE's 2014 rulebook revision
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Against Alekhine's defense, can White avoid 2. e5?
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Pieces, pawns and chessmen
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Chess strategy versus positional chess
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Why does Caruana kick Aronian's bishop?
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Is a candidate master considered a master?
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How can an Elo 1300 player improve his or her endgame?
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Simltaneous checkmate and draw claim on the 50th move
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Do the new chess AIs play gambits?
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Do chess AIs still use old-style opening books?
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Rivals to the FIDE
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Karpov's Queen's Gambit beats Kasparov. What is Karpov thinking?
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Steely, grim perseverance in the face of certain destruction
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How can Elo be unofficially estimated?
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In the middlegame, can one avoid compromising the balance one's opening has achieved?