18659 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
I just got an iPhone, and I'm pushing for Erik and the crew to develop a mobile site for chess.com. Preferably one that will work on iPhone. Now, the regular site works fine except for the text entry fields (where you type your forum posts and such) and the chess boards which randomly work. So that's a bunch of noncompliance.
(It should be not too difficult since all the site coding is done. They would just have to make a portal view of 320 wide and pop the code inside that. Maybe reconstruct things a bit. Sorry for the boring geek talk, and sorry if its harder than that.)
Anyway, post something below if you would like to be able to log on with your mobile device, a phone or something, and make your game moves and post. Maybe enough posts will get Erik on my side. ;)
By the way: you should see all the sites adding mobile companion portals: m.ebay.com, fox news has one, most banks, etc.
So Santa didn't bring you unlimited resources this year? Maybe you'll get them next year, but only if you behave and implement a dozen new features!
My 2 cents - start a poll as follows, and use the results to decide whether or not you invest your resources in this. Personally it is a feature that I would pay for...
Would you use a mobile version of chess.com, and on which platform?
* Windows CE
* Not interested
add moto q to this list it could support those features
I just got a windows 6 smartphone... and I can't login to the site from internet explorer for some reason. Is it because it's a mobile device?
If so, mark me down as someone who would love to have access with my smartphone.
None of the above, but I'm interested in using a mobile version of Chess.com on a Linux based Nokia N800/N810 internet tablet. The current version of the site works quite well with that device, but I think that thinks can be a lot better if the pages of the site will be optimized to work with low/medium resolution screens.
Any mobile support would be greatly appreciated, especially the Iphone.
I'd be happy to pay 80$ a year to get a mobile version of my turn-based chess games.
i would love to have a iPhone version of chess.com! chess mentor would even more incredible!
I would love this.
Also, are there any free cell phone apps for playing computer chess that isn't full of cheesey graphics or have a really really bad AI?
I agree. The future is iPhone and it's websites and apps (or devices like it) . Everyone used to laugh at me about the iPod. I told them they would eventually own one and everyone else... and I was right.
The same with the iPhone!
The basic site is quite functional and so far so good!!
I have an iPhone, and while it would be nice to have a mobile version of any site, I usually don't have too much trouble navigating the regular site in Safari. I can certainly get in to play my Online games without issue. I haven't really tried Live on it, but I would worry about the connection/latency.
If you're looking for a decent app, I'm enjoying Caissa Chess so far. It's not free ($9.99), but the AI is an enjoyable opponent -- scales well by difficulty level, and makes "reasonable" moves for the appropriate strength.
4/1/2015 - Bringing The Enemy In
by etc2000chess a few minutes ago
I suck at chess
by radharose a few minutes ago
Bug in Chess Mentor
by Robert0905 a few minutes ago
Are you actively trying to improve your chess and don't go to a chess club?
by kaynight 2 minutes ago
warning for nothing
by Calamondin 3 minutes ago
Prop Bet: 1,000 Blitz Games in 7 Days
by leiph18 7 minutes ago
What would be the rating of a top chess player in the late 1800s today
by 5iegbert_7arrasch 11 minutes ago
TT Scoring system
by Ziggyblitz 12 minutes ago
why do most players on chess.com let you hang on the whole time
by ewq85 17 minutes ago
Who is the best chess player of all time ?vote here !
by TheGreatOogieBoogie 17 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2015 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!