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A Giant Version Of Pong Played With Feet Should Be The Next Olympic Sport

A Giant Version Of Pong Played With Feet Should Be The Next Olympic Sport

Video: The most entertaining part of watching the modern Olympics is hoping you catch some kind of drama, scandal or debacle. And while the IOC has hoped that the addition of new sports such as mixed doubles curling will breathe new life into the games, the Olympics should instead introduce…

Build Your Own Classic Pong Arcade Machine, Complete With A Faux Wood Finish

Build Your Own Classic Pong Arcade Machine, Complete With A Faux Wood Finish

If there’s one thing modern gaming consoles are missing, it’s a stylish wood veneer finish. That’s what classic ’80s consoles did best, and if you’re feeling nostalgic for those gaming machines of yesteryear, why not build yourself a retro version of Pong, complete with a pair of paddle controllers for…

Google’s AI Is Now Insanely Good At Playing Space Invaders 

Since Google acquired the artificial intelligence company DeepMind for $US628 million last year, it’s put the software to hard work… playing Atari 2600 video games. Really. It’s learning how to play 49 different Atari games showcases the promises — and the weaknesses — of DeepMind’s software.