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  1. Beat the Nintendo DS (2006) thetasquared Neat idea. Well played!
  2. About the new Italian talent-b… Neverness Wei Yi (born in the same year) is much ahead of him...
  3. Beat the Nintendo DS (2006) scuffi the machine was beaten by LM Lightsss in third try game can be foun…
  4. Beat the Nintendo DS (2006) scuffi 1:0 for the Nintendo DS. Here is a foto of me operating the DS: htt…
  5. Beat the Nintendo DS (2006) scuffi You are playing against this (german) Nintendo DS Chess Software with …
  6. About the new Italian talent-b… arribox About the new Italian talent boy Francesco RAMBALDI (the new Caruana?)…
  7. Amazing attacking game and que… Whnotbemader Beautiful http://en.lichess.org/6GClkXRG
  8. bugs and errors Hellball It was great this week (like virtually all weeks), but the last 2 days…
  9. Tournament Time outs Freddy47 I never thought about that, but now that makes sense, surely your rati…
  10. bugs and errors F_960 almost a week I have problems with errors and bad connection, but toda…
  11. Tournament Time outs Xtravia9 I have had a number of occasions where myself or an opponent has timed…
  12. Imported games tab missing... Solal35 Yes. The tab has been replaced by a new advance search tab, but it is …
  13. bugs in tournament Unihedron Related known issue: https://github.com/ornicar/lila/issues/842 You…
  14. Imported games tab missing... SolaFide It appears that the "imported games" tab is missing from my profile. I…
  15. The Dying Art Of Sarcasm Neverness Indeed, they are really great! I thought of recommending them but then…
  16. bugs in tournament orionchess hi, i see the new option in tournaments - no click on points for watch…
  17. saving positions MrSecertAgentMan i'm using the board editor for the book by IM Jeremy Silman, the amate…
  18. The Dying Art Of Sarcasm chunkymonkey In another thread - which TV series do you recommend, mine was Red Dwa…
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