pre-announcement: New AlphaGo movie will premiere @ 2017 Tribeca Film Festival.

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AlphaGo, the new documentary movie (~ 90 min.) by ten-time Emmy Award winning director Greg Kohs, will premiere at the 2017 Tribeca Film Festival (N.Y.). Hauschka (aka Volker Bertelmann) is composing the original music for the upcoming documentary AlphaGo (source: filmmusicreporter.com). Tickets now available! #Tribeca2017 More details: https://tribecafilm.com/filmguide/alphago-2017 Official FB page: https://www.facebook.com/alphagomovie/info Press release (29.03.2017): Inaugural Tribeca … Read more

new Beta Testing (#008-1216) for ASR : Invisible reCaptcha

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source: Beta Tests @ ASR The ASR Team takes it seriously with IT security (backupping, Firewall), data protection & privacy (SSL, secure login). The ASR website counts annually ~44,000 illegal login/malicious registration attempts (~ 120 per day). For our >475 ASR members (registerer Go players) it can feel annoying we have to demand to overstep … Read more

NL (No. 007-0217): Vision/Mission statement, league month March, Rookies, defect KGS games archive

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Newsletter to 444 ASR members … archive of all Newsletters & Reminders:http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/forums/?view=forum&id=51  ————- email message ———— From: ASR – Advanced Study Room (league) <>Date: Thu, Mar 2, 2017 at 1:10 AMSubject: vision/mission statement, start of league month March, rookies, defect KGS games archiveTo: …   Dear ASR league members, dear Rookies, dear Go friends ! … Read more

1.5 hours teaching game (audio/video) with Guo Juan (Pro 5 Dan) of January online now

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Each month the winner of Alpha league division is rewarded with a teaching game by Guo Juan 5p – one of ASR’s highly profiled GO teachers ! So happened in January 2017 with GoDave89 (1 Dan), the winner of December 2016 league ( see announcement ). Guo J. commented live via audio channel during the teaching game. … Read more

Newsletter (No. 006-0117): two teaching games (announcement), league system alive (again), record attempt, King cake

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1:1 copy of email newsletter no. 006-0117 sent on 22nd January 2017 to 422 ASR members… ———- email message ———-From: ASR – Advanced Study Room (league) <>Date: Sun, Jan 22, 2017 at 4:48 AMSubject: two teaching games (announcement), league system alive (again), record attempt, King cakeTo: … Dear ASR members, dear League players, Rookies and Go … Read more

new ASR guideline: “prizes – teaching games” (handout for Go teachers & prize winners)

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Go teachers, students (ASR members), winners and guest visitors shall experience the event with live broadcasting at its best. The ASR team advices teacher + winner with following handout (as downloadable pdf format): Basic infos about the (monthly) prizes you find on ASR’s official website: (monthly) prizes… http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/prizes ASR league… http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/about ASR guidelines (overview)… http://www.advancedstudyroom.org/guidelines … Read more

Results of league month December 2016 … HNY 2017

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As reported the automated league system of ASR’s monthly league has (still) some software defects. Therefore the ASR Team had to evaluate the games manually. Following tables are the results for the league divisions alpha, beta, gamma, delta + placement. – You can download the images as pdf here. Congrats to the players who made … Read more