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Garry Kasparov takes game three against X3D Fritz
Garry Kasparov has bounced back from his loss on Friday to win game three against the awesome processing power of X3D Fritz.
Kasparov played a "picture-perfect" game forcing the computer - which can see almost four million positions per second - to submit after five hours of play.
The result ties the match with one decisive game to go, on Tuesday 11/18 at 1PM.
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Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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