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AppEngine GO
This is the ancient game of Go, implemented as a web service for Google's AppEngine. You can see the latest bits running at http://go.davepeck.org/ -- I will always run them there, on my own dime. Currently, this service lets you set up a game of Go with a friend. There are no logins or passwords. When it's your turn, you get an email notification. Or, you can silence email and just leave your browser window open. It will update automatically when it's time for you to move.

Baby
The Baby software project includes a chess engine for XBoard, a chess program, a fractal program, and a set of CGI programs to make the web site. BabyChess can be used as an engine with XBoard.

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GNU Chess is a chess-playing program. It can be used to play chess against the computer on a terminal or, more commonly, as a chess engine for graphical chess frontends such as XBoard.

Eboard
'Eboard' is a chess board interface for ICS (Internet Chess Servers, like FICS) and chess engines (like GNU Chess and sjeng) based on the GTK+ toolkit. It reads and writes games in PGN (Portable Game Notation). It provides a friendly user interface with input history, locked scroll back, and multiple board windows.

Fianchetto
Fianchetto is a free chess tournament manager for swiss tournaments. It is not intended for on-line tournaments, but its aim is the management of traditional chess tournaments, those with a board and chess pieces. It reads a database of players from an ascii file, arranges the pairings for each round, and collects the results of the games.

Ghronos
Ghronos is a gaming clock mostly intended for chess and go. Features include hard button control for that "real chess clock" feel, selectable timing styles including Fischer and delay timing for chess, Canadian and Japanese byo-yomi timing for go, a standard countdown style, "black moves first" and "white moves first" options, sequential and per-player move counting, optional sound, the ability to pause, an easy-to-read display (with big numbers), simple configuration, and protection against accidental misconfiguration during game play.

Gnome Chinese Checkers
Gnome Chinese Checkers is an networked implementation of the Chinese Checkers board game, supporting upto 6 players. The game includes added goodies like an integrated chat window, player rotation, etc. This has been updated for Gnome 2.0.

Jacquemate
'jaquemate' is a turn-based Web chess system that lets users play when as they have time. Users are notified over email when it is their turn. The user moves through a frontend that shows possible moves on mouseover of the pieces, moves the piece, confirms the move, and resubmitts the board to the server once the move is made.

Ktsolver
Quickly finds a lot of solutions of the Knight's Tours problem described here on Wikipedia.

Miguedrez
A chess human-vs.-computer game. Unlike other programs it is implemented completely in Lisp,

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