Friday, December 16, 2011

Chess Tweets

Lots of useful Chess tidbits at Twitter. Almost daily advice from Dan Heisman for example. This one, for example, is interesting:

"If I gave a pill to a 1400 player so that he/she memorizes MCO-15, what would their new playing strength be? Most properly guess 1400-1450

Follow @danheisman !! (or @farbrortheguru)

Monday, December 5, 2011

The Never Ending Story

The Shredder App on my iPhone is becomming my archrival. It suffers the typical problems most engines do when it comes to mimicing bad chess but still it can be a fun opponent.

The search for a nice app for annotating chess games on the iPhone is still ongoing. Any suggestions?