Who are the top rated chess players in the world?
The Live Chess Ratings website lists all World Chess Federation chess players with an active rating over 2700.

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If you have a mobile device, such as an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android phone or tablet, additional chess learning opportunities are available. If you use an Apple mobile device and want to access the videos on ChessKid.com, you will need to get a browser that supports flash. The Photon browser is one that I have found that works with ChessKid.com videos. We also explore supplemental applications for the PC.

Apps for Apple and Android Phones and Tablets
Articles on Improvement Selections of interesting advice from other chess players.
Chess Terminology Learning the language of chess makes the game more interesting. If you are puzzled by a chess term, the following page will explain many of the common chess terms.