I've been toying with the idea of beginning a more formal training regimen recently. My goal is to become a better chess player (currently 1378 in online play) and win an online tournament on chess.com (lofty goal?). To meet this goal, I've come u... | Read More
The 100 Meter and 200 Meter world sprinting champion Usain Bolt plays chess!! Do you think it's to past time and relax or to give him more mental strength on the tracking field? | Read More
As part of my improvement program I am looking at some of the greatest games in history. See my blog for other games. The games and commentary for each move are taken from the book, 'Winning Chess - Brilliancies' by Yasser Seirawan.
The whole ... | Read More
Houdini 3: The Best Got Even Better!
The new Houdini 3 contains many evaluation and search improvements in all phases of the game and is about 50 Elo stronger than its predecessor Houdini 2. The opening improvements are mostly related to piece act... | Read More
This article is reprinted with permission from the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)
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October 25, 2012 | By Dan Auerbach
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