Microsoft wants to track down cheaters in games with artificial intelligence

Microsoft has devised a new way to tackle cheaters at Xbox games. Before that, the company has applied for a patent for artificial intelligence that traces them by searching their history for suspicious performance. We do not search for cheaters within active games.

The patent application published by the US Patent and Trademark Office shows that the artificial intelligence of Microsoft is very specific. Where Valve tries to develop AI that searches for cheaters in active games, Microsoft does that only by looking at interactions between game and platform.

Actual performance

The artificial intelligence of Microsoft is looking for, among other things, performance of gamers. This includes looking at the scores that end up at the Xbox platform, but also at the rankings of players based on their actual performance. For example, according to Microsoft, it is better to search for cheaters.

Microsoft states that sometimes it is not clear from a game, whether someone cheats or not. By giving the artificial intelligence a large dataset, it can be determined whether someone might cheat. For example, it is easy to see if someone delivers an achievement within an hour or five that can only be expected when someone has ten hours of experience.

Fight with cheaters

Many more companies that make games, or offer a platform for developers, engage in battle with cheaters and use artificial intelligence. Valve has been working for years on a system that can detect cheatbots in games. In this way it can be ensured that people play their games more honestly and that the pleasure of others is not spoiled.


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Note: If there is more than one download option, that likely means that you need to download and install the Bug Fix Update for your smartphone or tablet device before you can actually update to 6.0.1 Marshmallow.

Step 1:

Before you go trying to update your device, you should check which version of Android you are running. You might already be on the latest version. It's easy to check so follow this guide up to step four. This screen will have a section called 'Android version'. If it doesn't, click 'Software information' to find out.

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Step 2:

Scroll down the Settings menu and click on 'About Phone' or 'About Tablet'. If you have a tabbed settings menu then this will appear in the 'general' section.

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Refer to Android developer page to choose which version of Android your phone or tablet is running. I.e, 4.0.4 corresponds to Ice Cream Sandwich, an old version of Android that was released in 2013.

Step 3:

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