When I am not playing chess or gracing the Chess.com forums with my presence, I am either programming or teaching.
Yesterday I saw one of my students was playing checkers (Makot in Thai) on his phone. I asked him about it and he said he plays eve... | Read More
Take a moment to read about the Sicilan Defense to get some basic ideas.
Named after Ilya Kan. By playing 4...a6, Black prevents Nb5 and prepares an eventual ...b5 advance.
White's most popular reply is 5.Nc3, when Black's development... | Read More
Every day you see hundreds of new chess apps coming to play store.
It is very difficult to pick best chess apps for your android smartphones or tablets.
I have been using android chess apps for a very long time and i have prepared... | Read More
I have finished and uploaded the Chessbase and PGN collection of games from Irving Chernev's classic chess compilation, The Most Instructive Games of Chess Ever Played. It is available on the downloads page at Off My Chess. | Read More
After organizing the world's first online chess camp, which was aimed at intermediate and advanced adult tournament players, Chess.com University is back with another online chess camp, this time for youth and novice chess players!
Chess.co... | Read More