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  • Microsoft will seek to reboot Activision Blizzard’s culture after $68.7-billion acquisition

    After announcing his company would be buying Activision Blizzard for $68.7 billion — its biggest acquisition to date — Microsoft Chief Executive Satya Nadella delivered a message to the game studio’s...

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  • Spawn of Wordle: five of the best riffs on the hit word game

    First Wordle was a grassroots hit that went viral, then the the online word puzzle was bought by the New York Times for a seven-figure sum, and now it has spawned legions of imitators.From Nerdle to W...

    41 09/08/2022

  • New puzzles, e-edition, Saturday delivery: What to know about upcoming Tribune changes

    There are several changes coming to the South Bend Tribune's print edition, from Saturday delivery to new puzzles.As we announced earlier, we will no longer deliver the newspaper to homes or stores on...

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  • The 10 Greatest Games Ever Played In The World Chess Championship

    What is the best game of chess you've ever played? Do you remember where you were: Was it on Chess.com, or over the board? Was it a tournament game, or a more casual affair?Well, imagine playing a gre...

    41 08/08/2022

  • Old school puzzles and games to give your brain a workout

    While scrolling through news feeds and playing mobile games might be mentally stimulating, spending hours falling down a digital rabbit hole can disrupt sleep, cause headaches and eye strain, and othe...

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  • What to Play When You’re Not Playing Wordle

    So, you succumbed to Wordle.The deceptively simple five-letter online word game, which went from a one-person passion project with no players in October to a full-blown web and social-media phenomenon...

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  • Play Against The New Halloween Bots

    The spookiest night of the year is almost upon us, but you don't need to be scared. It turns out that some monsters actually enjoy a good game of chess! You can now play against two brand new Hallowee...

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  • Reminder: Changes coming to Saturday Review

    A big change happens Saturday for newspaper readers.The Saturday paper will be available only online via our e-Edition.We will continue to publish a print Alliance Review Monday through Friday, with l...

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  • How to Learn Chess Online—and Sharpen Your Game

    “I can’t play humans too close to night.” One student, an ER doctor, admitted to me during our lessons, “If I win, my heart rate goes up and I start panicking, knowing it’s only a matter of time befor...

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  • The Talk Show

    ‘Like Neo Dodging Bullets’, With Zach GageMonday, 9 May 2022Zach Gage joins the show to talk about game design and creativity, including his new game Knotwords.Download audio.SponsorsLinksThis episode...

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  • After 40 years of PCs, here’s the simple reason why I finally switched to Mac

    I’m no stranger to Macs. Over the past 40 years, I’ve used Macs off and about five years ago, I moved my music production to the platform. But up until recently, email, writing, spreadsheeting, and ev...

    54 08/08/2022

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    If you’ve ever played chess or even checkers, you’ve probably thought about making a board that lets a computer play you without having to enter your moves and look at the board on a screen. [Gre...

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    EventsCASA FOR CHILDREN VOLUNTEER INFORMATION SESSION: 10 a.m.; information sessions for those interested in becoming a CASA volunteer; CASA for Children, 321 Shore Road, Somers Point. 609-601-7800.CE...

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  • Game Review Now Available For All Chess.com Members

    Game Review is a revolutionary new tool to help you better understand and enjoy your games. You'll be able to relive your greatest moves, pinpoint the moments where things went wrong, and get explanat...

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  • Carlsen Wins Game 6, Longest World Chess Championship Game Of All Time

    GM Magnus Carlsen defeated GM Ian Nepomniachtchi in a record 136 moves in game six to score the first win of the 2021 FIDE World Chess Championship. The world champion's victory came after five draws...

    13 07/08/2022

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