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    Work at Chess.com

    CHESScom Mar 13, 2017, 9:34 AM

    Chess.com is a global team of passionate chess fans and developers. You can meet us here! We're always looking to hire great people to join the team. All of our jobs are 100% remote. We have a healthy work environment...

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    Chess Goes Podcasting: Listen To Your Favorites

    FM MikeKlein Mar 8, 2017, 2:58 AM

    In a recent interview, the man who's a perfect five-for-five in writing New York Times bestsellers explained that he now has to chase his audience. And that means podcasting. Fittingly, renowned...

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    Speed Chess Championship Official Rules

    IM DanielRensch Mar 3, 2017, 10:14 PM

    Below are the official rules and format of Chess.com's 2017 Speed Chess Championship.  For the full list of players in the 2017 Speed Chess Championship, click here. By accepting the invitation...

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    More Essential Patterns For Success

    IM dpruess Mar 3, 2017, 2:48 PM

    Having described the key tactical motifs of a bishop "pinning" a knight, IM David Pruess tackles the strategic implications of such a situation. Don't miss this critical video which explains one of the most common...

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    Inferior Position? Time For A Crisis!

    GM vegasicilia Mar 2, 2017, 2:55 PM

    Have you ever been in a bad position and needed desperately to create some chances? GM Ivan Sokolov introduces a new video series showing you how to create crises which may trip up your opponent.

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    A Decade Of Tactics On The Rock

    FM MikeKlein Jan 16, 2017, 7:20 PM

    The Tradewise Gibraltar Chess Festival has long been considered one of the finest open tournaments in the world. With a storied history, it has produced many fine brilliancies. FM Mike Klein condenses as many as...

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    Old Chess game: Battle Chess

    Alvin_Cruz Mar 27, 2017, 8:58 PM

      This is my first game against Battle Chess since the late 1990's. Back then, I seem to play against Level 1 and never won a single game. Its fun having able to revive this relic.      The game is much easier...

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    Ways to improve your play?

    NM aww-rats Mar 27, 2017, 11:39 AM

    How to improve your play? I offered this question in my free video lessons course on YouTube nearly 4 years ago. My group rose to be the 2nd largest on chess.com. Anyway, my theory is if you ask 10 chess masters...

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    72-hour Banterthon is back! by chess24 staff

    sontu1296 Mar 27, 2017, 5:11 AM

    Jan Gustafsson, Loek van Wely and Lawrence Trent will play non-stop banter blitz for 72 hours from Monday to Thursday. Each star name will play in eight-hour shifts, so if you’ve ever wanted to play some blitz...

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