Chess With Devices
game of international chess from one Android device to another with Gmail accounts
options for background and board colors, chess sets, chat functionality, and potential move display
androidlet at Gmail.com
Google's Android SDK 1.6
Android Play Store:
Instructions / Screenshots / Videos:
Hit the "Menu" button and select "Settings" to choose a different chess set or board colors.
Set up your own Gmail info first and then opponent's Gmail account info with the buttons. Opponent's dialog is designed with the auto-complete feature that will show your friend's email after you type in the first few characters.
If you can't connect the first time, try to send a chat message to each other and retry. (Or on the device, click on "IM" and and choose "Google Talk". From "Menu" button, select "Add friend")
New Chess Set
Possible Future Improvements:
Connect with popular online chess services.
Allow people to be by-standers.
Android - An Open Handset Alliance Project at