Back to Blue

Back to Blue on film and stage…. FiveThirtyEight and ESPN Films follows the drama  of Garry Kasparov vs Deep Blue Chess Match  in a short documentary film, “The Man vs. The Machine,” directed by Frank Marshall. The story — part of FiveThirtyEight’s new digital short series, “Signals” — hinges on a single move, the 44th move … Continue reading

Lots of Chess Will Shrink Your Brain!

Lots of Chess Will Shrink Your Brain!……………………The idea that localised brain shrinkage isn’t necessarily bad is brought home wonderfully by a new brain scanning study of elite chess players. Jürgen Hänggi took structural MRI scans and diffusion tensor imaging scans of 20 male expert players (including three grandmasters and seven international … Continue reading

The FIDE Grand Prix in Baku/ FINAL

The FIDE Grand Prix in Baku/ FINALOct 1-15 2014    Gelfand and Caruana share first place in Baku Grand Prix..GM Boris Gelfand played a  solid tournament with 3 victories and finishing with 6.5 GM Fabiano Caruana had 4 victories  with a score of 6.5 Official site/Image http://baku2014.fide.com/en/main-pageRd3  GM Gelfand - GM Grischuk 1-01. d4 Nf6 2. … Continue reading

European Championship in 2014

  The European Championship  was  held in Tallinn from October 7.-14.76 participants from 26 federations..    Translated Story.. 6th seed Roel Boomstra takes 1st.. [TALLINN-without a moment to be in trouble, has ruled against the Russian Roel Bakos via Amrillaev the European damtitel conquered.Balachandran took glaszuivere last week with a hat-trick of acquit the lead, not … Continue reading

Millionaire Chess

 Millionaire Chess – $1,000,000 Prize GuaranteedOctober 9-13 * Las Vegas, NV Video BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-29573719[Event "Millionaire Chess"] [Site "?"] [Date "2014.10.12"] [Round "7.48"] [White "IM Martin Del Campo, Roberto"] [Black "Braunlich, Tom"] [Result "1-0"] [ECO "B96"] [WhiteElo "2350"] [BlackElo "2145"] [PlyCount "81"] [EventDate "2014.10.12"] [SourceDate "2014.10.12"]1. e4 c5 2. Nf3 d6 3. d4 … Continue reading

17th “Go to Innovation” in Berlin

17th “Go to Innovation” in BerlinNovember 14-16, 2014You can download the invitation as a pdf documentOrganizerDr. Martin Sattelkau (Schmöckwitzer Damm 18, 12527 Berlin) supported by Go-Verband Berlin e.V.VenueInnovationspark Wuhlheide                       Gewerbezentrum (business centre) „Manfred von Ardenne“ Köpenicker Straße 325 (house 40), 12555 Berlin                       How to reach us: www.ipw-berlin.de                   … Continue reading