Category: History

The Game Of Chess

chessMany beginners put too much emphasis on learning chess openings, only to be frustrated when their opponent doesn’t follow the book moves. Others will spend time studying the Endgame only to find they rarely get there. More often the Middlegame in chess is overlooked, but is one that can help make up for a lack of openings knowledge and give you the edge in the Endgame.

The expansion of online games is largely an outcome of easy internet access and ever growing social communities on the net. Endless possibilities have also arisen after the integration of software like Flash and Java to the internet browsers. This has enabled streaming audio and video on websites and also made user interaction easy. Ranging from simple text-based games to those with complex graphics, online games have come a long way from single user to Massively Multiplayer Online Games.

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Teaching Children How To Play Chess

chessCasual games usually last 10 to 60 minutes; tournament games last anywhere from about ten minutes ( fast chess ) to six hours or more.

On another note, if a computer solves the game of chess, a person could not possibly remember what to do against any possible move in order to beat someone – it’s just too difficult. The use of computers to try to solve the game of chess is inefficient, see hypothesis number 4 for a better use of computers.

Other real estate genre games include the game called Rochester on Board; it is a game of real estate trading that teaches its player a concept of property trading. The board it self looks a lot like the Monopoly board and is played in almost the same way you would play that game.

This has given rise to many gaming links and websites wooing surfers to try … Read More

How Did Chess Pieces Get Their Names?

chessThis is a strange film regarding depicting abduction of Westerners and terrorism, it plays all the cards of the nightmare of Westerners being abducted for no apparent reason, taken to a dingy location, blindfolded of course and told to give them information which the foreigner pleads does not know what on earth they are talking about.

But how can things be smooth always in a group that consists of more than one talented artist? The band goes through rough patch and there are more competitors out in the world waiting to take their place. Each chess piece has its own style of moving. In the diagrams, the dots mark the squares where the piece can move if no other pieces (including one’s own) are on the squares between the piece’s initial position and its destination. There are several different ways of recording or notation. Those include, algebraic recording, descriptive recording … Read More

The Quickest Way To Win At Chess

chessThis is a strange film regarding depicting abduction of Westerners and terrorism, it plays all the cards of the nightmare of Westerners being abducted for no apparent reason, taken to a dingy location, blindfolded of course and told to give them information which the foreigner pleads does not know what on earth they are talking about.

Obviously this would only be possible when the media being distributed is linear in nature and has an absence of interactivity such as a show reel, corporate film or auto run power point presentation. The advantages for such an offering are obvious. DVD’s are easily misplaced and a cheap back-up alternative provides peace of mind to the parent company and their respective clients, suppliers or employees.

In a 2003 article concerning the world’s strongest nonagenarian (the strongest active player in chess in the world aged ninety or older), the authors gave a possible answer. … Read More

Chess Free

chessPlay is an important contributor to human development, maturation and learning. That is why games are an essential ingredient in the curriculum of every school and college and also a popular pastime for adults. However, today’s busy lifestyle and living in matchboxes leave neither time nor room for outdoor games. This is when the internet comes in as a saviour to all those sports freaks who lack the opportunity.

Again, as I said before, I am not a chessmaster or expert and these tips are to help newbies or rookies that are looking to improve. Now, if you are already a chessmaster or expert, there is no point reading this, as you might either already know this or have other even better strategies to beat this.

Keep your chat going from game to game in Live Chess when you play multiple games with the same opponent. Plus lots of other … Read More