Electronic/World Wide Web>Internet Article:  Cowen , Tyler (11/16/2013), Nettlesomeness, and the first half of the Carlsen-Anand match, Marginal Revolution, Retrieved on 2013-11-22
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  • Folksonomies: chess strategy computation


    22 NOV 2013


    ...Carlsen is demonstrating one of his most feared qualities, namely his “nettlesomeness,” to use a term coined for this purpose by Ken Regan. Using computer analysis, you can measure which players do the most to cause their opponents to make mistakes. Carlsen has the highest nettlesomeness score by this metric, because his creative moves pressure the other player and open up a lot of room for mistakes. In contrast, a player such as Kramnik plays a high percentage of very accurate move...
    Folksonomies: chess strategy game theory
    Folksonomies: chess strategy game theory
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    A characteristic of chess players. A measure of how often they make moves that cause their opponent to make mistakes.