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  • The Return of Readers’ Games, Part 1's Thumbnail

    The Return of Readers’ Games, Part 1

    IM Silman Dec 24, 2013, 8:27 AM

    When I was doing readers’ games (and I’ll return to that at some point next year) I would heap praise on good moves or even interesting moves, and I wouldn’t hesitate to call a horrible move what...

  • Classical Games Everybody Should Know.'s Thumbnail

    Classical Games Everybody Should Know.

    GM Gserper Aug 27, 2011, 10:30 PM

    Once I had a conversation with a very strong chess player and he casually mentioned that he was going to delete all the old games from his database because they were practically useless. I don't remember exactly...

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    Farewell, and A Final Group of Questions

    IM Silman May 22, 2011, 10:27 PM

    A zillion people screamed: Don’t leave and let the trolls win!” Dear zillion, My view of the troll attacks never had anything to do with winning or losing. In fact, I’m very familiar with trolls. Allow me to share...

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    Big Release of Features, Bug Fixes, and Upgrades

    erik Mar 13, 2008, 6:06 PM

    We've been cranking away on cool new features, bug fixes, and improvements for the last several weeks and we are adding them all to the site today!Most of the improvements have come from YOUR suggestions and...

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    Chessmaster for Nintendo DS

    StacyBearden Dec 5, 2007, 9:53 AM

    For the past year I have been searching for a good handheld portable chess computer, but after ordering some less expensive versions with highly pixelated LCD screens I have been disappointed until Chessmaster for...

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    Derp-Ssundee Feb 18, 2017, 7:37 PM

    This is a thread to report spam you come across on the site: that is, people who are posting advertising in multiple unrelated threads. Cheating is not spam: don't report that in this thread, but report cheating...

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    Testing again.

    Fact36 Feb 17, 2017, 12:27 PM

    I can't edit the text I entered last time.  Can not even delete it.  Expected different.         

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    Bring Back The Main Hall!

    monsterking Jan 29, 2017, 8:57 AM

    It has come to my attention (though very late on it) that the Main Hall to this site was closed by the developer. I don't entirely know the reasons why this was performed but here's my say.  The Main Hall made this...

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