1998 July 17, <barbubanet.net>, "I won against Fritz5 (ELO 2791)! - Here is the game", message-ID <email@example.com>, rec.games.chess.computer, Usenet :
I am not supposed to win a game against "something" that pretends to have a blitz ELO of 2791!
1999 May 22, "Joe" <joblackmy-dejanews.com>, "Estimating Elo strength by questions.", message-ID <firstname.lastname@example.org>, rec.games.chess.misc, Usenet :
At present I do not know my Elo even to the nearest thousand. I believe a cleverly designed questionnaire would work well, giving progressively accurate estimates of Elo as more and more questions were answered.
2000 April 4, : "mauro mindoli" <mindolimaurorocketmail.com>, "elo on chessmaster 7000", message-ID <email@example.com>, rec.games.chess.computer, Usenet :
I have chessmaster 7000 and after 30 match I have an elo of almost 2000 points. Does cm7000 make approssimately a good estimation of the elo or it is only a rough value?
2001 August 12, Guenter Stertenbrink <stertenaol.com>, "Deep Fritzen's Bahrain-machine's ELO ?", message-ID <firstname.lastname@example.org>, rec.games.chess.computer, Usenet :
What's the estimated actual ELO numbers of Kramnik and DeepFritz under normal tournament conditions ?