Boris Electronic Chess Computer

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Date Introduced
1977
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.
Manufacturer
Applied Concepts, Inc.
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
US
Keywords
Speech; Chess; Games
Object ID
102647279

Some dedicated chess computers, starting in the late 1970s, analyzed the performance of their human opponents and provided feedback to help them improve their games. Boris would sometimes say, “I expected that” in response to a player’s move.