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  1. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    14 Dec '13 00:41
    "Throughout this event, we will be broadcasting many forms of malware on a powerful RF carrier wave. Any electronic devices you may sneak in will be infected in minutes. Our favorite is a nifty little worm that makes your audio-capable device say, "HE'S CHEATING!!" over and over again."
  2. Subscriber Paul Leggett
    Chess Librarian
    14 Dec '13 01:47
    Originally posted by SwissGambit
    "Throughout this event, we will be broadcasting many forms of malware on a powerful RF carrier wave. Any electronic devices you may sneak in will be infected in minutes. Our favorite is a nifty little worm that makes your audio-capable device say, "HE'S CHEATING!!" over and over again."
    Is this after the Millionaire Open? I just bought a new pair of shoes, and I'd like to be able to wear them once at least.
  3. Standard member SwissGambit
    Caninus Interruptus
    14 Dec '13 01:56
    Originally posted by Paul Leggett
    Is this after the Millionaire Open? I just bought a new pair of shoes, and I'd like to be able to wear them once at least.
    NIKE© Air Ivanov®: price: 129.99
    NIKE© Air MAX Ivanov®: price: 789.99

    Boy, they really sock it to you for the extra air.
  4. Subscriber thaughbaer
    Duckfinder General
    14 Dec '13 21:13 / 1 edit
    I happened to be in Spain and took a picture of Ivanov as he entered the event.

    http://tinyurl.com/nkgz6je
  5. 14 Dec '13 22:19
    Originally posted by thaughbaer
    I happened to be in Spain and took a picture of Ivanov as he entered the event.

    http://tinyurl.com/nkgz6je
    Laugh out loud funny
  6. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    17 Dec '13 22:45
    Originally posted by thaughbaer
    I happened to be in Spain and took a picture of Ivanov as he entered the event.

    http://tinyurl.com/nkgz6je
    Even with Robbie's warning I couldn't help but laugh!
  7. 22 Dec '13 14:32
    Brief article about this guy in Independent today
  8. Subscriber sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    22 Dec '13 14:39
    Originally posted by Habeascorp
    Brief article about this guy in Independent today
    You'd think he would give it up of work up a better scam.
    The bit with the RF carrier injection into the chess hall would not work if you carried all the hardware cleverly hidden, on your person. The interference would only work on blackberry or cell phone connections.
  9. Subscriber Ragwortonline
    Ex Duris Gloria
    22 Dec '13 14:53
    Originally posted by Habeascorp
    Brief article about this guy in Independent today
    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/how-do-you-cheat-at-chess-young-borislav-ivanov-seems-to-know-9020186.html

    All much the same, but I hadn't heard about the Italian "dodgy dark glasses" one in the brief history of cheating at the end of the article...