19272 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I've spotted a few references to the Turing Engine that you can import into Fritz. The only link I've come across was this one http://www.chessbase.com/newsdetail.asp?newsid=8283
The page doesn't seem to exist anymore. Does anyone have a copy of it or a link to it somewhere? It was a free engine. This blog post mentions it: http://www.chess.com/blog/tradechess/turing---chess-engine---alan-turing
Good question.I've looked and looked. I've spent about 20 minutes searching (I figured this would be easy) and yet I still haven't found an old link for this engine, that's still valid.
I'll continue to search for awhile, and if I find it I'll post it here.
By the way, you will probably have better luck if you post this question over at talkchess.com. They're most knowledgable about these types of things (chess engines, GUIs, chess programming, etc.) than the average forum member here.
Ed was right. I finally found a good link, but it took a lot of searching.
On the following page, there's a broken link to the engine:
Now, I took that broken link and put it into the Wayback Machine to find this good (direct) link:
Good work.I thought about using the Wayback Machine, but I didn't think of using it the way you did... by giving it a broken link directly. I learned something today. Thanks.
Whoa good find, never thought to use it that way either! Thanks for giving it a shot as well Ed
I'm glad we could help you out.
In case you or anyone else is interested, I found a good link to the Engines page that has eight other CB format engines. (They're a bit on the old side, 32-bit design, I think.)
It bothers me a bit to see that Chessbase doesn't appear to care about keeping these links alive. It seems that if something doesn't directly translate to the bottom line, they just aren't interested.
Yep, there are a lot of ChessBase links that are no longer valid. Website space is incredibly cheap. There is no good reason that I can think of to take all of these links down.
"Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival Rnd 5! Hosts IM Elisabeth Paehtz & GM Simon Williams"
Post your games against Chess Titans (windows program) ?
by Sqod 6 minutes ago
My wins against NM!!
by w_Chinmay73 6 minutes ago
by charles_butternucker 7 minutes ago
1/31/2015 - Ryklis-Ivasyuk, USSR 1982
by OriginalChessMaster 7 minutes ago
ALIVE, could you please unblock me?
by ab121705 8 minutes ago
My first win with a 1900
by SKRCP 10 minutes ago
by wanmokewan 10 minutes ago
Is there any chance that a 1300 rated player can beat a 2700 rated player?
by BMeck 10 minutes ago
How to dodge skolars mate
by TheElementalMaster 10 minutes ago
What percentage of chess is tactics
by gopher_the_throat 12 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!