Chess

07.10.14
Recreate Marcel Duchamp's lost chess set with your 3D printer
07.10.14

Recreate Marcel Duchamp's lost chess set with your 3D printer

Conceptual artist Marcel Duchamp was known for his "readymades," which declared everyday objects t...

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04.06.14
Pure Chess surrounds, checkmates PS4 this April
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04.06.14

Pure Chess surrounds, checkmates PS4 this April

If gaming platforms are squares on a chess board, VooFoo Studios' Pure Chess almost has the PS4 s...

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03.12.14
Flappy Bird may return with a warning, dev has three games in the works
03.12.14

Flappy Bird may return with a warning, dev has three games in the works

Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen said he is considering bringing his hit mobile game back to the mar...

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02.09.14
Chess and the Automaton Endgame
02.09.14

Chess and the Automaton Endgame

Welcome to Time Machines, where we offer up a selection of mechanical oddities, milestone gadgets an...

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06.07.13
Fun with Chess should appeal to kids and other chess beginners
06.07.13

Fun with Chess should appeal to kids and other chess beginners

Fun with Chess is an iOS app that is a nice match for kids wanting to learn how to play one of the...

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05.11.12
IBM celebrates the 15th anniversary of Deep Blue beating Garry Kasparov (video)
05.11.12

IBM celebrates the 15th anniversary of Deep Blue beating Garry Kasparov (video)

It's been 15 years since IBM's Deep Blue recorded its famous May 11th 1997 victory over world cham...

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05.05.12
Breakfast Topic: What game mechanic will WoW borrow next?
05.05.12

Breakfast Topic: What game mechanic will WoW borrow next?

One of the most fascinating things about World of Warcraft is its wide variety of minigames and n...

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03.30.12
Check and mate: A look at Otherland's EightSquared simulation
03.30.12

Check and mate: A look at Otherland's EightSquared simulation

Fans of Tad Williams' deliciously cyberpunk book series Otherland are almost certainly waiting...

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