Chess.com - Play. Learn. Share. Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! http://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com 5 Ways Chess Can Boost Your Resumé Working on your chess doesn’t have to translate to results solely over the board. Experience in chess can go a long way in applications, university personal statements, and job interviews. However, you have to highlight the right skill... http://www.chess.com/article/view/5-ways-chess-can-boost-your-resumeacute Mon, 15 Sep 2014 13:11:36 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/5-ways-chess-can-boost-your-resumeacute What Happened? © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/what-happened Sun, 14 Sep 2014 00:52:25 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/what-happened The 11 Worst Chessboard Photos The Internet is full of seemingly elegant chess pictures, whether they are stock photographs or staged poses by individuals who want to appear interesting and cerebral. Unfortunately, the chessboard positions in many of these photographs do not ... http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-11-worst-chessboard-photos Mon, 08 Sep 2014 13:12:17 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-11-worst-chessboard-photos The 5 Craziest Places to Play Chess Most chess players have found themselves lost deeply in a game, so consumed by the position on the board — or the tactics brewing in their heads — that they all but ignore their surroundings. Usually these games are played ... http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-5-craziest-places-to-play-chess Mon, 01 Sep 2014 13:09:50 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-5-craziest-places-to-play-chess Chess Bucket Challenge © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/chess-bucket-challenge Sat, 30 Aug 2014 12:48:31 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/chess-bucket-challenge 6 Things You Should Always Do in Blitz Playing live online chess can be great fun, but sometimes you just want to play another person over the board. As we all know, playing over-the-board chess has its own set of rules and guidelines that must be followed in tournament play. Breac... http://www.chess.com/article/view/6-things-you-should-always-do-in-live-blitz Mon, 25 Aug 2014 12:57:52 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/6-things-you-should-always-do-in-live-blitz How Bobby Fischer Saved Game of Thrones You might know that Bobby Fischer was responsible for creating unprecedented excitement in the United States chess community when he defeated Boris Spassky to win the 1972 world championship over the Soviet Union. Fischer's victory inspired mill... http://www.chess.com/article/view/how-bobby-fischer-saved-game-of-thrones Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:01:19 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/how-bobby-fischer-saved-game-of-thrones The 10 Best Chess Cities in the World The game of chess has a storied history dating back to about 600 AD, with many momentous events in those 1500 years.  About half a billion people today play chess worldwide, and the game has been adopted by cultures in every continent ... http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-10-best-chess-cities-in-the-world Mon, 11 Aug 2014 15:01:04 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-10-best-chess-cities-in-the-world The 10 Commandments of Chess You Need to Know According to the book of Exodus, the 10 Commandments were inscribed on two stone tablets and given to Moses on the top of Mt. Sinai -- literally, "from on high." The 10 commandments of chess, on the other hand, were written by the experts at Che... http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-10-commandments-of-chess-you-need-to-know Mon, 04 Aug 2014 12:59:02 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-10-commandments-of-chess-you-need-to-know O Elo Mio © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/o-elo-mio Sun, 03 Aug 2014 00:57:40 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/o-elo-mio The 10 Most Important Moments in Chess History There is arguably no other game with the timeless staying power and global reach of chess. Unlike most of the other games and sports played today by millions around the world, chess has a history that spans millennia. While chess has change... http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-10-most-important-moments-in-chess-history Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:59:32 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-10-most-important-moments-in-chess-history 10 Chess Facts You Might Not Know If you’re reading this article, you’re probably well-informed on chess in general. So you already know that Chess.com offers an extensive library of chess news, articles, videos, openings information, training tools, and lessons... http://www.chess.com/article/view/10-chess-facts-you-might-not-know Mon, 21 Jul 2014 10:09:09 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/10-chess-facts-you-might-not-know 5 Easy Ways to Enjoy Chess More 1. Slow Down chess clock with symbolic time by Kristoffersonschach |CC Blitz and bullet chess are great fun, but can you really appreciate the subtle beauty of the game when you're making a move every two seconds? Maybe if you&rsq... http://www.chess.com/article/view/5-things-you-can-do-to-enjoy-chess-more Mon, 14 Jul 2014 12:54:36 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/5-things-you-can-do-to-enjoy-chess-more Chessed! © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/chessed Mon, 14 Jul 2014 10:26:32 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/chessed 17 Hand Positions Every Tournament Chess Player Must Know When you play chess online, it doesn't really matter what you do with your hands. But when you play chess at a tournament, sitting across the board from a real human opponent for up to seven hours each game, you MUST master the 17 key hand positio... http://www.chess.com/article/view/17-hand-positions-every-tournament-chess-player-must-know Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:41:52 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/17-hand-positions-every-tournament-chess-player-must-know Sweet Ambition © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/sweet-ambition Sun, 06 Jul 2014 03:05:20 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/sweet-ambition 6 Ways the World Cup is Like Chess The 2014 FIFA World Cup has reached a fever "pitch"! The knockout rounds have begun, six teams have been eliminated, and two more will fall today. The U.S. team faces Belgium in the round of 16 this afternoon, and many Americans are discovering th... http://www.chess.com/article/view/6-ways-the-world-cup-is-like-chess Tue, 01 Jul 2014 02:49:31 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/6-ways-the-world-cup-is-like-chess Game of Thrones © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/game-of-thrones Sat, 21 Jun 2014 21:27:45 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/game-of-thrones Chessy Tunes © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/chessy-tunes Sat, 14 Jun 2014 03:46:55 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/chessy-tunes The Winning Style © 2014, José Diaz   Links Interview with José Diaz José Diaz Official Website http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-winning-style Sun, 01 Jun 2014 12:34:10 -0700 http://www.chess.com/article/view/the-winning-style