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    Reader Questions, Gripes, And Advice

    IM Silman Aug 17, 2017, 3:48 AM

    I used to do a lot of reader question columns but, for some reason, I haven’t done it in a long time. Why, I don’t know. However, I’m finally in the mood to discuss some of the Chess.com members'...

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    Should We Trust Computers?

    GM Gserper Aug 6, 2017, 12:09 AM

    The question whether to trust computers might sound pointless since we really have no choice in the modern world. Think about it: if a computer of one of the nuclear superpowers goes berserk, then it can potentially...

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    Playing Goliath: What Goes Wrong

    IM Silman Jul 28, 2017, 2:47 AM

    The Chess.com member Souvik had a couple things to discuss. The first is his simultaneous game against an international master. After Souvic was completely outclassed in the opening (not a surprise when a 1500...

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    The King's Indian Defense: Smashing The Saemisch

    GM Rabachess Jan 23, 2016, 2:56 PM

    Your favorite chess openings teacher is back with another lesson on a system everyone needs to know — the King’s Indian Defense. GM Rashad Babaev shows you three more important types of centers in the King’s...

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    Corrupted Opening: Member Analysis

    GM JRLOK Aug 15, 2015, 6:56 PM

    A chess opening can get messed up so early that you can’t really evaluate what happens afterwards. GM Roman Dzindzichashvili nonetheless presses on with this member analysis, showing how two players handle the...

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    Pawn Structure 101: Every Opening Explained!

    IM DanielRensch Sep 2, 2011, 11:39 AM

    Can IM Daniel Rensch teach you 40 openings in a single video? In part one of this fundamental video series, enjoy a crash course in pawn structure for every main-line chess opening. In this fast-paced lesson, IM...

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    General Advice for Chess Improvement

    WhackDot Aug 17, 2017, 10:17 AM

    All I can give is general advice. Though there is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question of how to improve I can say in all seriousness that it all hinges on tactical ability. Richard Teichmann is attributed...

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    Public is welcome to Titletown Development of Green Bay on 9/15/2017

    Hobo007 Aug 17, 2017, 9:10 AM

    All are welcome to visit the Titletown Development in the new public plaza for Green Bay, Wisconsin across the street from Lambeau Field.  Friday September 15 will be a festive occasion to unveil the new amenities...

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    My games in Beacon Chess Open tournament

    oshanchess Aug 15, 2017, 4:14 AM

    Played in an open tournament starting 12th August 2017. I was particularly excited about this one, was my first in hometown Jaipur.    Here are the games (All were classical games with 90 min + 30 sec time control.) Would...

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