What's so special about the Mandelbrot Set? - Numberphile
Philosophically, A.I is a totalitarian regime which aims to compress every atom in the universe into a model of it. Based on confused views of signifier/signified & map/territory relations, it naively assumes that the quality of experience & truth increases, the deeper the simulacra.
"Disney’s AI generates storyboard animations from scripts": https://venturebeat.com/2019/04/12/disneys-ai-generates-storyboard-animations-from-screenplays/ "Generating Animations from Screenplays": https://arxiv.org/pdf/1904.05440.pdf #Generative #ML #Creativity
Comedy of the day: "Rise of the robots: the risks of AI replacing human creativity.... Brought to you by facebook": https://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/information-age/risks-of-artificial-intelligence/
Just when you thought we have reached Peak-GAN, the US Military/Darpa jumps in & demonstrates a hole new dimension of crazy-stupid. Quick! Everybody! PANIC! The "Chinese" are coming, and they have weapons of mass.... GANs! #Generative #ML #Politics #Military:
Machine learning voice singing model by Microsoft Japan:
https://japan.cnet.com/article/35135087/ https://news.microsoft.com/ja-jp/2019/04/03/190403-rinna-as-artist/ #ML #Generative #Music
"Chinese state media’s latest innovation is an AI female news anchor": https://qz.com/1554471/chinas-xinhua-launches-worlds-first-ai-female-news-anchor/
China’s virtual idols meet their fans at the intersection of entertainment and technology:
https://www.scmp.com/tech/article/2188238/chinas-virtual-idols-meet-their-fans-intersection-entertainment-and-technology #Technology #Generative
“A team of about 200 people from China and Japan worked for six months to prepare for the two-hour performance. China’s virtual idol industry, valued at less than 100 million yuan last year, is expected to grow to 1.5 billion yuan by 2023"
"AI & Architecture - An Experimental Perspective" - by Stanislas Chaillou (Harvard Graduate School of Design): https://towardsdatascience.com/ai-architecture-f9d78c6958e0
"Audio AI: isolating vocals from stereo music using Convolutional Neural Networks":
https://towardsdatascience.com/audio-ai-isolating-vocals-from-stereo-music-using-convolutional-neural-networks-210532383785 #ML #Generative #Music