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The Amateur Eye -- Cartoon Craze

Andy Davey, one of the UK’s leading political cartoonists, highlights the indiscretions in the political world by a series on V. Putin’s role in the infamous world of hacking.  251 more words


Don's Humor-rama

The tools used to create will be a focal point but don’t be fooled.  Creativity doesn’t come from machines but from the human spirit and savvy.  203 more words


Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #359

Another puzzle from Dragoslav Andric’s 1981 book “Matni Udar”.

White to play and mate Black

Palda v Beni, Vienna 1971


Ignoring the threat to the Q, 1 Nh6! 33 more words


Chess Strategies and Tactics to Drastically Improve a Beginner’s Gameplay

Effective Chess Techniques and Thought Processes

This post is for someone who already knows the rules of chess and is looking to increase their skill level. 1,049 more words


Presupposed Values

In previous posts I emphasized that language games are necessarily finite, so they must make unquestioned use of certain background facts — among which are ‘values’, the inherent worth of certain things — in order to focus on the issues in play. 505 more words


Steam/PSVR New Release: Chess Ultra

Chess Ultra has just been released on consoles and PC, featuring optional VR support for all high end headsets (HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and OSVR)! 98 more words

HTC Vive

Chess Tournaments from July to Nov 2017

22 June 2017, Kuala Lumpur – Here is an updated list of upcoming chess tournaments from July to November 2017:-

1) 15 Julai 2017 – Help Universiti Chess Tournament – hadiah keseluruhan lebih RM2,500.00 (wang tunai + lain-lain). 123 more words