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    • How to beat Computer4-Impossible, Part 2

      In my second article on how to beat Computer4-Impossible, we are going to get down and dirty. A little mud bath never hurt anyone. After all, some people will pay good money for such things. Although the first article gave some good general princi... | Read More

      • IM Spinaltap
      • | Jun 23, 2014
      • | 1419 views
      • | 12 comments
    • How to beat Computer4-Impossible

      Many of you who play on the live chess server will be familiar with the metal monstrosity known as Computer4-Impossible. You may have witnessed the destruction first hand, or have watched titled players like myself falter game after game to our nu... | Read More

      • IM Spinaltap
      • | Jun 6, 2014
      • | 2336 views
      • | 18 comments
    • Shogi and the Battle of Athenaeum

            152 years ago in June 1860, a Japanese delegation group visited Philadelphia after completing the ratification in Washington D.C. Eight delegates from the group were invited to the legendary Philadelphia Chess Club and showed Japanese S... | Read More

      • IM Spinaltap
      • | Dec 14, 2012
      • | 2546 views
      • | 10 comments