George Merchant

Open source chess software developer at GreenChess.com and drone photographer. Creator of the free GreenChess App for macOS and the BlueChess App for iOS. Interested in the Swift coding language, app feedback, and suggestions for new software features. PhD from the University of California Santa Barbara (2000) in Geography. Resides in Fargo, North Dakota.

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Main Avenue Bridge this Weekend

April 14, 2024
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Fargo Forum Building this Weekend

April 14, 2024
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Fargo Red River this Weekend

April 14, 2024
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Downtown Fargo this Weekend

April 14, 2024
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Fargo at Night

March 03, 2024
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Lake ice from 400 feet up taken with my 48 megapixel drone camera.

February 27, 2024
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GreenChess 9.1.2 is now available for download with code optimization updates.

February 17, 2024
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Snow in Fargo Today

February 11, 2024
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Downtown Fargo today and very little snow here.

February 04, 2024
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GreenChess 9.1.1 is now available at: apps.apple.com/us/app/greenche

January 03, 2024
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January 01, 2024
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The Christmas Tree in Island Park Yesterday

December 18, 2023
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Drone photos of Fargo today. No snow on the ground yet and will be 50 tomorrow.

December 06, 2023
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GreenChess App Version 9.1.0 with code optimizations and Stockfish 16 is now available for download at greenchess.com

November 20, 2023
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No permanent snow here in Fargo yet.

November 19, 2023
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The shore of Lake Itasca from the dock.

October 18, 2023
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Minnesota on a cloudy day last month.

October 18, 2023
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Recent drone photos of Downtown Fargo and the High Rise debris pile.

October 18, 2023
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More Fall Colors

October 16, 2023