IM Daniel Rensch has tried live daily puzzle sessions before, racing against the clock to complete chess tactics before the timer expires.
But even Chess.com’s master tactics trainer hasn’t attempted anything like this.
This Sunday evening... | Read More
Computers are the future of chess. Almost everyone agrees on that.
But the statement doesn’t go far enough. By and large, computers are also the present of chess.
With the question of man vs. machine long-ago settled over the chessboard,... | Read More
Chess fans have a lot to look forward to at Chess.com.
If you like big-time chess events, you're going to love this spring.
Yesterday, a charity fundraising simul hosted by world-number-nine GM Anish Giri online on Chess.com's live serve... | Read More
[UPDATE: You can play GM Anish Giri and support the Nepal earthquake recovery effort. Details here.]
My first game of online chess was against a grandmaster.
Decades ago, I had signed up for a now-defunct website, and logged in to play for my ... | Read More
Who is the LeBron James of chess?
The National Basketball Association playoffs are in full swing, and the best players in the world are battling it out, hoping to win an NBA championship.
LeBron James fell just short of a championship last sea... | Read More