- 10 Oct '07 22:06I would find it useful if, as well as the amount of time you had left, the computer told you the deadline, e.g. "Black has until Saturday 18 October at 11.23 to move (2 days 21 hours, 11 minutes)". I know I can work it out but "date arithmetic" is fiddly.

I would value, in particular, the day of the week. Just "18 October" is a lot less useful than "Saturday 18 October". Even better would be "this Saturday" or "two weeks this Saturday" etc. - 10 Oct '07 22:09

You want all that text on the My Games screen for every game?*Originally posted by d36366***I would find it useful if, as well as the amount of time you had left, the computer told you the deadline, e.g. "Black has until Saturday 18 October at 11.23 to move (2 days 21 hours, 11 minutes)". I know I can work it out but "date arithmetic" is fiddly.**

I would value, in particular, the day of the week. Just "18 October" is a lot less useful than "Satur ...[text shortened]... 18 October". Even better would be "this Saturday" or "two weeks this Saturday" etc.

D - 12 Oct '07 13:39

I don't know what today is... but I do know I have 3 days to move in a game.*Originally posted by d36366***I would find it useful if, as well as the amount of time you had left, the computer told you the deadline, e.g. "Black has until Saturday 18 October at 11.23 to move (2 days 21 hours, 11 minutes)". I know I can work it out but "date arithmetic" is fiddly.**

I would value, in particular, the day of the week. Just "18 October" is a lot less useful than "Satur ...[text shortened]... 18 October". Even better would be "this Saturday" or "two weeks this Saturday" etc.

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