Playing chess well is tough. Programming computers to play chess well is a challenge that has been wrestled with for many decades. Several key concepts developed during the struggle have relevance, direct as well as metaphorical, to many areas of life:

On top of these not-always-intuitive techniques, there are some simple yet important tactics from classical chess wisdom:

Caissa, the (make-believe) goddess of chess, is watching....

Saturday, January 08, 2000 at 06:35:37 (EST) = 2000-01-08

TopicThinking - TopicProgramming - TopicRecreation

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