An implementation of an interactive annotation game on Facebook

Louise Knight

Supervised by Irena Spasic, Moderated by P L Rosin

The ESP game is an idea in Computer Science for addressing the problem of creating difficult metadata, which makes use of the computational power of humans to perform a task that computers cannot yet do (originally, image recognition) by packaging the task as a game. It was originally conceived by Luis von Ahn of Carnegie Mellon University. Here is an example of the game which supports image tagging: You will develop a game with similar functionality as a game on Facebook.

Initial Plan

Interim Report

Final Report

Publication Form