Progress to 1700.
I first joined chess.com in August 2015 and only played the occasional live game leisurely. I have been hovering around the 1300-1400 standard rating since then. However, as I saw the many rising chess stars, I too became inspir... | Read More
Position #1: This position arose in one of my games. In my desire to obtain the bishop pair, I took his bishop, when actually there was a much better move that wins more material. Fxe4!
Position #2: Black has a choice here to capture the b... | Read More
Many articles have been written on this topic. But just how trustworthy are they? Chess afficionados want us to believe that playing the royal game will raise our IQ, ward off Alzheimers and maximise reproductive success. On the other hand, the Gr... | Read More
Plenty! The latest and greatest version of our iOS app has arrived, bringing some bug-fixes but also some great improvements and new features too!
Apple Watch SupportYou can't make moves from your wrist quite yet...but we're getting there! ... | Read More
Hey chess people,
I wanted to let you know that I'm trying out a twitch channel. Tomorrow (Friday) I will be streaming chess from 10 am to 2 pm pacific time. The schedule will be (approximately)
10 am: Tactics Trainer
10:30 am: Blitz w/ Comm... | Read More