ScanSnap Scanners And Chess

ScanSnap Scanners And Chess

Chess PiecesI am not a chess player myself. My then-girlfriend-now-wife tried to teach me once, and it ended up with me storming out of the café. We decided it’s better for our relationship if I stick to FIFA.

I recently came across this video that shows a cool project by the Pandatabase to put chess games online.

They are using a ScanSnap SV600 with software that recognizes the chess score cards and uploads it to their online system so you can view the match.

Check out the video:

Since I don’t play chess I don’t know what any of it means, but it is cool application of scanning technology.

(Photo by Tristan Martin)

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Brooks Duncan helps individuals and small businesses go paperless. He's been an accountant, a software developer, a manager in a very large corporation, and has run DocumentSnap since 2008. You can find Brooks on Twitter at @documentsnap or @brooksduncan. Thanks for stopping by.

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