attempts to solidify itself as the most hacked up
game in the history of mankind
, Ashish Derhgawen has programmed his computer to actually play a homegrown version of the title without any human interaction at all. By utilizing a webcam as the machine's eyes
, he was able to write up an image recognition program that could detect borders and make appropriate movements based on where the ball currently was. Nothing too dramatic
in terms of execution, but teaching an old computer new tricks always brings about a certain sense of pride. Check the video
after the jump.
[Via hack a day