One of our special goals for this year is to make Chess.com's features friendlier and easier to use. To that end, we just wanted to highlight a recent example some of you may have already noticed: comment-triggered auto-tracking!
How does it wo... | Read More
Hi all,Just a short post today to let you know about some great new changes that were made to Live Chess overnight!
Automatic draw on time-out if opponent has insufficient mating material: KB, KN or KNN
The maximum allowable lag is now t... | Read More
The team has been very busy the last couple of months, and it's a good time to let you in on what we've been up to: a nice mix of things you'll be seeing immediately, some really awesome stuff that's "coming soon" - ... | Read More
Happy holidays, chess-fans!
One of my all-time favorite seasonal films is A Christmas Story (1983) - the heart-warming tale of Ralphie, a nine-year-old who wants a BB gun more than anything, but whose prospects seem grim ("You'll shoot your eye o... | Read More
Hello again, chess fans!
It's been a while (too long!) since we last made any noise here in the official blog, but it's not like we've been napping! In fact, the last month or so has seen the arrival of some exciting improvements & new... | Read More
Hi chess fans,
Most of you will have already seen this news as a message, but we wanted once again to shout from the rooftops about the big event next month, in which the world (aided by three adviser GMs) will take on (and take down?) the #1 ... | Read More
Just a quick post to note a few recent modifications:
Play vs. Computer - You can now navigate back & forth. Jump around in the game history, and try something different from wherever you like. We've also added a button... | Read More
It's been a few days now, but it seems only appropriate to observe a few moments of respectful silence and wistful remembrance of a vital (if virtual) member of the Chess.com family (snif... I promised I wasn't going to lose it... ok.. ok).. our... | Read More
Hi, chess fans!Well, by now it's probably no secret that we've got something very big in store for users of our Facebook Chess.com application.
Till now, there has been a huge wall separating Facebook users from 'real' Chess.com members, and i... | Read More
Greetings, chess fans!If you enjoy Live Chess, you'll be interested to know that we have now released the first of a group of planned enhancements we'll be making to the Live Chess experience over the next little while. Check out the Seek Gr... | Read More