Can you identify some of the most famous chess players ever? Find out in another fun contest here on Chess.com.
If you whiffed on our devilishly hard 2014 Holiday Puzzler, take heart: all you have to do this time is fill in the last name o... | Read More
Chess-playing computers are almost unfathomably strong, and they are improving faster than even the best human players.
Three months ago, we took a look at the top five computer chess engines, and today the best two programs on that li... | Read More
The mobile platform now dominates the Internet.
Many more YouTube videos are watched on mobile devices (mostly smartphones) than on desktop and laptop computers combined. Two months ago, Google announced that the majority of its search... | Read More
Last week, we presented the first part of my intermediate-level blitz chess game, annotated by GM Roman Dzindzichashvili and checked by Stockfish 6, in an effort to learn from my predictably subpar play.
Now, let’s proudly conclude th... | 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