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Grandmaster Boris Gelfand: 'Chess can keep social media madness in check'
Boris Gelfand has the answer to worries about shortened attention spans in a world dominated by social media and high technology - chess.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Lifestyle briefs -- Published Dec. 5, 2013
Roy Hoggard's dream for Stockton children to learn chess is a slow process, with many schools ignoring his invitation to teach students.
Tech to host 'World Series of Chess' Dec. 27-30
The Texas Tech chess program will host the 2013 Pan-American Intercollegiate Team Chess Championship Dec. 27-30 at the Overton Hotel and Conference Center.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Susan Polgar Chess Blog
15th ASEAN+ Age-Group Chess Championships
The 15th ASEAN+ Age-Group Chess Championships are scheduled to take place on 3-12th June, 2014, at the Conrad Macao, Cotai Central in Macau.
Christian Science Monitor
US-China spy games in storm-hit Philippines? Pacific power play simmers.
In this file photo, Typhoon Haiyan survivors rush to get a chance to board a US C-130 military transport plane in Tacloban city, Leyte province, central Philippines, Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Super-sized outdoor chess set? Check
There is no other piece of school playground equipment like it among Southwest Ohio schools.
Computer Chess to be released on 20/01/2014
Eureka! Entertainment have announced the home video release of COMPUTER CHESS , the smash indie-hit selected by the 2013 London Film Festival, 2013 Sundance Festival, 2013 South by Southwest, and 2013 Berlin Film Festival.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Jersey Journal
New enrichment option offered for children at The Ivy Clubhouse in Summit
New enrichment option offered for children at The Ivy Clubhouse Students in the Ivy Clubhouse Junior Robotics Club show off their creations.
Susan Polgar Chess Blog
34th Memorial Edoardo Crespi in Milan
The 34th Memorial Edoardo Crespi is taking place from 30th November to 8th December in the large tournament hall of Chess Club in Milan, via Sant'Uguzzone 8. The main event is Master Group which is being played over nine rounds of Swiss system.
'One Night In Bangkok' From CHESS Analyzed In New Podcast
Classic concept album and variably successful stage piece CHESS has had a colorful history unlike virtually any other modern musical theatre piece, yet the strangest story of all in the show's thirty-year trajectory may be the unexpected Top Ten hit enjoyed by one of the score's most contemporary-sounding tunes, "One Night In Bangkok", analyzed in ... (more)
Kumar anticipates a tough national event
Kumar, who is the favourite to win in the men's category following the non participation of the defending champions Candidate Master Sanmogam Goundar, is looking forward to the challenge.
Batavia man and library present 'Batavia Community Chess Club'
Batavia resident and avid chess player Kevin Larsen has had some free time on his hands lately, so he decided to start a chess club in Batavia.
Chess Grandmaster Plays 25 Local Chess Players Simultaneously
The Playing Aces Chess organization and the Charlottesville Chess Club hosted a chess match with star power on Monday night.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Silicon Valley DeBug
Hip Hop Chess Federation (HHCF) Presents: Street Games Vol. 1
Street Games Vol. 1 mixtape will highlight the connections between music, chess and martial arts and their connections to unity, strategy and nonviolence.
Best of New Orleans
It's pretty much books for seven days here
The Pirate's Alley Faulkner Society Words and Music 2013 steals the spotlight for literary happenings starting Wednesday, but there's a week's worth of interactive book events beyond the annual festival for book people who can't get enough.
TNIE podcast: Tehelka scandal and updates from the business, tech world
This time, we bring the Tehelka scandal, the change of command in the Pakistani army, updates from the business and tech world, why David Beckham would like Pitt to play his onscreen avatar and Karan Johar is not ready to adopt yet.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Post and Courier
New research aims to teach computers common sense
Researchers are trying to plant a digital seed for artificial intelligence by letting a massive computer system browse millions of pictures and decide for itself what they all mean.
Bombs Away: Stevenson, Kovalev on Collision Course
Stevenson also retains the WBC title in the division. Bellew loses in his second attempt at a title, his lone other loss coming via majority decision in a challenge of then-WBO titlist Nathan Cleverly in October 2011.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Jamshedpur, Nov. 30: Chess players from Jharkhand can look forward to learning new moves from two veterans at Khelgaon in Ranchi tomorrow.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Our opinion: Doughnut chess
By building its Dunkin' Donuts as permitted at the intersection of First and Fenn Streets, Cafua Management apparently intends to prove that a drive-thru, which the company wants but was not granted by the City Council, will not cause any traffic problems.