4th Negros Closed Chess Championship 2014
Rd.5 Acaling vs Fritz 12 Kings Indian Defense
For the first time in four years, the championship of our Province included an engine. The sponsors of the event wanted to test the mettle... | Read More
In the recent World Championship match between Magnus Carlsen and Viswanathan Anand, it became apparent early on that Anand was not willing to allow Carlsen the chance to dominate the contest like he had done in 2013. Instead, Anand employed a c... | Read More
Verily, verily, I say unto you. The end of chess is near. Openings are so deeply worked out nowadays that chess will be solved in 30 next years. Memory is most important at grandmaster level and the only thing you really must do to become a 2600... | Read More
Okay, it has been a bit too long since I blogged - various things including time have prevented me from doing so sooner.
One event which took up an enjoyable weekend in late December was the Coulsdon Chess Fellowship Christmas Long Play Congress.... | Read More
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Prior to 2009, I was a die-hard Windows user. Once a year I would order a collection of parts from NewEgg and Tiger Direct to build myself a custom PC or upgrade an older system with new memory or... | Read More