Selling property in latent spaces is a fascist agenda.
Generative IP is end stage madness.
"Essentially, all models are wrong, but some are useful" - George Box
Contemporary Technology: 95% Storytelling, 5% Technology. That's good news!
Toke me years to internalize this: Relaxation > Imagination + Will > Creativity > Realization > "Thing"
"Power comes from flow > flow comes from relaxation & harmony" - QiGong
"Development of a humanoid #Robot prototype, HRP-5P, capable of heavy labor": https://phys.org/news/2018-11-humanoid-robot-prototype-hrp-5p-capable.html
Linux 4.20 gets even slower (-30% > -50%) due to additional Specter countermeasures: https://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?page=article&item=linux-420-bisect&num=1 what is the inverse of Moore's law called? #Technology
Eroom’s law: "observation that drug discovery is becoming slower and more expensive over time, despite improvements in technology" https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eroom%27s_law
Why Games Do Cthulhu Wrong - The Problem with Horror #Games
"‘Do people like me?’ Why we ask Google unanswerable questions":
https://www.theguardian.com/technology/shortcuts/2018/nov/14/do-people-like-me-why-we-ask-google-unanswerable-questions #Technology #Magic
#Prediction: Guided/Narrated explorations of waste generative latent spaces will be a mainstream form of entertainment in the 2020 - more popular than watching people play games on Twitch in 2018.
Mario Klingemann: https://twitter.com/quasimondo/status/1064248673683554305
Found a hideaway in the wastelands of BigGAN
I am in luck. Last night's sandstorm has brought a flock of Tumbleweasels right into my camp. These spherical mammals can travel over hundreds of miles just using the force of wind.
"Social media use increases depression & loneliness: study": https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/11/181108164316.htm
Research: "No More FOMO: Limiting social media decreases loneliness & depression": https://guilfordjournals.com/doi/pdf/10.1521/jscp.2018.37.10.751
Human-centered AI: a Case for Cognitively Inspired Machine Intelligence - Fei-Fei Li: #ML
"It is estimated that humans by the age of 6 are able to recognise 30'000 categories of objects"
"A discrete list of objects is not what the human visual systems gets when you open your eyes - in fact, its the interaction, the relationship between objects, people and actions that really define our rich visual experience."
Visual Genome: "a dataset, knowledge base - an ongoing effort to connect structured image concepts to language": http://visualgenome.org/
4 Future Directions for Visual Intelligence:
"I hope to see the next generation of AI tech will be more inspired by human intelligence - by Neuro, Cognitive & Behaviour science"
"The goal of AI should be benefiting humanity, should be enhancing humanity - not replacing it"
Disney’s PoseVR Is A Mind-Blowing Tool That Lets You Animate In #VR: