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bondocel, also if you find one bad one per day, I will be happy to delete them for you.
I am very impressed with the Tactics Trainer, and I am hoping to see the incorporation of the "tags" into feedback regarding our individual weaknesses sometime in the future.
Many of the complaints on this thread are in regards to rating points and how to allot them "fairly".
In this discussion, we need to remember the purpose of TT user ratings (or any chess.com rating, for that matter):
The purpose of our ratings are to match us with opponents and problems at our playing level. In this capacity, ratings are a great aid to training and an indicator of improvement. They are not meant to be hung around our neck as a trophy.
If you approach TT with the idea of maximizing your TT rating, you will use this tool in a non-ideal way and will not improve as quckly. You will move quickly without calculating out an entire line, you will make reflex Q sacs and en passant captures without calculating, and you will use the timer to indicate what sort of tactic you look for in the position. These are poor ways of using the TT tool if you want your chess ability to improve.
Beautiful games resulting from unsound openings.
by jetfighter13 a few minutes ago
i feel bad for both UK and America chess
by amilton542 a few minutes ago
ask a professional chess player anything
by Time4Tea 3 minutes ago
5/24/2015 - Too Many Threats, Not Enough Solutions
by MDCandell 3 minutes ago
Is writing notation actually REQUIRED in tournaments?
by PHudson 6 minutes ago
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2015 FIDE Grand Prix, Khanty-Mansiysk - Round 9 Results
by Ramona-Carbona 10 minutes ago
I can't focus
by cdowis75 12 minutes ago
Not announcing check in scholastic tournaments
by Mozekgames 13 minutes ago
Millionaire Chess 2!!
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