Correspondence Chess Master, 2022 Certificate
Ratings; for the games rated for a given quarter, click on Details on the right hand side of the rating period.
The refreshed page will show the games at the bottom of the page; click Replay on the right hand side of the game listing to view or download the game.
FIDE's Laws of Chess (effective 1 January 2023)
Chess symbols in Unicode
7 piece tablebase; further, the FEN of the requested position is embedded in the generated URL.
The Najdorf Sicilian: a guide for Black. (PDF) (PGN)
Practical Rook Endings by Mednis
ChessBase Complete by Jon Edwards, 32nd ICCF World ChampionChess Fever: a 1925 Soviet short rom-com where the game of chess assumes the role of the other woman.
Features the only footage of J.R. Capablance I know of.
Music PortfolioNot Easy Listening: The Best of Holland Mills 1983-1991 [MP3s, WAVs and artwork in ZIP archive]
Selections [MP3 or WAV]:
Holland Mills (cello quartet)
Live, Walpurgisnacht, Wednesday 30 April 1986
Better to Reign in Hell Than Serve in Heaven (clarinet quartet)
The Addict (musical setting of the poem by Anne Sexton)
La Adivinadora—The Sea (brass quartet)
Cinders & Smokeshadows (solo cello)Scores - Chamber MusicHolland Mills (cello quartet, 1985-86)
Better to Reign in Hell Than Serve in Heaven (clarinet quartet, 1987-88)The Fifty Heaviest Riffs
Software and Information Technology
Resources and Tools
Customize File Explorer and set view as the default in Windows
GodMode: how to deploy a fixed-UI Control Panel with minute control over the system on any machine running Windows 7-10
DeskPins allows the "pinning" of a window to the top of the screen
How to password protect zip files
Textpad - far and away the best text editor for Windows
Symbols ready for copying to the clipboard
quantum random number generator for
seeding pseudo-random number generators
Monitor website changes
Another website monitor
Online Image Editor
Online Tools: supporting PDF, video, image, URLs
NEW PDF Tools
NEW PineTools: free online tools for Math, Text, Calendar, Numbers, Colors and much more
Ginormous list of useful websites
Given image, removes the background
Given image, change the backgroundTop PDF-to-Doc Converters
Free OCR: onlineocr.net
I had a good experience with the Wonderfox Video Converter
Online video converter
4k downloader—free video downloader
Library of Congress' audio collection
Looney Tunes Golden Collection
A contemporary history of π (pi)
with additional contributions from
Patricia J. Mills
The image used as the browser icon as well as the top of this page and throughout this website, original music, and original software are copyright © 2022 by Holland Alexander Jagentowicz Mills
aka KlangenFarben, hajm, klang
rejected by the OEIS due to nature of source number of transform:
%S 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 %N Binary splitting
8sept2023 Added Abbott & Costello skits.
7sept2023 Added 2023 Autumn Brunch party page.
28aug2023 Added pdftool.org hyperlink.
17jul2023 Fixed typo and edited hyperlink for the Laws of Chess.
8july2023 Removed all "new" items save the useful online tools; chess links to books, laws of chess.
14feb2023 Removed "new" from CCM achievement; added Spring Brunch 2023 link, filled content of said page.
29aug2022 Added PineTools link, removed new designation for several references.
Moved sparring with Kira photo to personal page.
Over the past few weeks I've built up the 2022party page.
10aug2022 Added picture of chess sparring to top of home page.
Added Capablanca note to Chess Fever description.
31july2022 Link to 2022 party invitation; removed the new label from many link descriptions.
17june2022 Posted scores for cello & clarinet quartets.
Corrected order of links in Music Portfolio section.
16june2022 Embedded images into the Personal page.
8june2022 Added Bartolo Colon videos to Personal page, added link to easily-copied symbols website.
Added CCM title to header here and elsewhere.
2may2022 Added Wonderfox Video Converter, Dark Side of the Rainbow.
24apr2022 Added visualping website monitor.
Added show/hide revision history functionality along with redirect to Revision History section.
23apr2022 Added Chess Fever.
Added copyright notice.
8apr2022 Added Fifty Heaviest Riffs.
1apr2022 Added pixlr.com.
31mar2022 Excised sken.io, replaced with onwebchange.com.
Added link for FEN, added Chess symbols in Unicode.
Added link to history of pi.
Added PDF-to-DOC, moved onlineocr.net.
30mar2022 Excised Hexowatch.
19mar2022 Added 4k downloader.
17mar2022 Link to 7 piece tablebase; deleted several trailing periods.
16mar2022 Password protect zip files.
2mar2022 Added two website monitor services; textpad link; DeskPins
4feb2022 CCM title.
16jan2022 Added picture of workspace to Personal; added two more music pieces.
8jan2022 Added links to cartoons and Looney Tunes online.
7jan2022 Added PDFs from Dan's Papers.
5jan2022 GodMode.html created.
Personal Touchstones expanded and moved to separate page.
IDs for chess, music, tech, reources.
31dec2021 Changed background of logo/image.
30dec2021 Initial roll-out of https://hollandmills.website