A downside of "smart drugs" was clear in a recent study in Germany.
Chess players were given one of three cognitive enhancers (modafinil, methylphenidate, and caffeine) or placebo and matched in.. Business Insider
One toddler named Misha Osipov wants to become a chess grandmaster, and he's started training with the best of the best. Little Misha Osipov played against Russian grandmaster Eugene Vasyukov in Moscow.. Source: Ruptly TV -
Norwegian Magnus Carlsen extends his dominance over the chess world by winning the World Chess Championship for the third consecutive time, beating his Russian challenger Sergei Karyakin in a.. Source: news across the world -
Wednesday afternoon in New York, Chess champion Magnus Carlsen's 26th birthday was spent taking on challenger Sergey Karjakin in a series of tiebreakers at the finale of the World Chess Championship... Source: Wochit Headline News -
World Chess Championship runner-up Sergey Karjakin gave himself an "A-" on his overall performance while speaking in an exclusive interview in the aftermath of the World Chess Championship in New York,.. Source: Ruptly TV -
A bunch of top poker pros are getting ready to take on Libratus, the latest and greatest poker bot, in a 20-day Heads-Up No-Limit Texas Hold’em challenge. Since the bot's predecessor, Claudico, was.. Business Insider
PayPal cofounder, billionaire technology investor, Donald Trump supporter, and former chess prodigy Peter Thiel made the ceremonial first move at the tiebreaker round of the FIDE World Chess.. Business Insider
NEW YORK (AP) — The World Chess Championship has come down to a series of lightning-fast games that will determine whether the title goes to reigning champ Magnus Carlsen of Norway or challenger.. Seattle Times
Reigning World Champion Magnus Carlsen and Russia's Sergey Karjakin will square off in tiebreakers, 25-minute "rapid" games, starting at 2 p.m. ET on Wednesday.
There will be four of those. If.. Business Insider