Sorry to miss chess yesterday, but Pippa's movement improv group was such fun. And we have more today! We also hope to bring it to Nubeena around Easter.
So could you please pretend with me that it is now Sunday morning? Before you... | Read More
What is chess to you? A banal question with thousands of possible answers, yet somehow I feel compelled to answer it, especially now that I have played chess for almost 40 years. I was six, when my grandpa, tired of my endless demands to play ... | Read More
1769, Wolfgang von Kempelen construye el autómata Ajedrez-Jugador , en qué se convierte en una de las mentiras más grandes de su período. 1868, ... | Read More
A lot of wise people (including Botvinnik) said that, in order to progress, the chess player has to, among other things: 1. analyse his own games; 2. publish the analysis. So, here’s my first attempt at that. (Actually, the second attempt; I alr... | Read More
For some amusement with chess software give this position to your 'engine', White to move it will most likely say something like = +.01. Then make whatever moves it claims are best. In just a few moves the evaluation jumps to +7.22 or +11.55 o... | Read More