animation

IoT

A Smaller & Faster Arduino?

Learn how to create a simple project showing the charging particle animation on the OLED screen using the Arduino-compatible board Seeed XIAO. The XIAO board is smaller and faster than Arduino. The expansion board includes a lot of additional sensors as well as an SSD1306 128x64px OLED display with an IIC interface.

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AI Generative AI Video Production

How To Generate a full CG Short Film with AI

Using a number of cutting-edge AI technologies and tools this video producer created a full animated short film.

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Space

Are Scientists Actually Building an Elevator to Space?

Explore the physics behind space elevators, which would theoretically use a cable anchored to Earth and extending into space. Sending rockets into space requires sacrificing expensive equipment, burning massive amounts of fuel, and risking potential catastrophe. So in the space race of the 21st century, some engineers are abandoning rockets for something more exciting: elevators. […]

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Video Production

How to Make Animated Cartoon of Yourself in PowerPoint

In this step-by-step tutorial, learn how to make an animated cartoon of yourself in Microsoft PowerPoint. Start by using a free add-in called Pixton Cartoon Characters to create an avatar of yourself. You can choose the body type, color, hair, outfit, and the pose. Pixton remembers what characters you’ve created so you can quickly insert […]

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Microsoft

PowerPoint Animation Tutorial – Learn How To Animate

In this step-by-step tutorial from Kevin Stratvert, learn how to use animations in Microsoft PowerPoint. Learn animation fundamentals, layer on multiple animations, adjust the duration and speed, and build out a complete animation scene. You’ll also learn how to use morph and advanced morph to animate objects. At the end, you’ll learn how to animate […]

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AI Science

Protein Folding Explained and Why DeepMind’s New Solution is a Big Deal

Earlier today, I shared Lex Fridman’s discussion on DeepMind’s recent advancement on protein folding. Join DeepMind  Science Engineer Kathryn Tunyasuvunakool to explore the hidden world of proteins and why this discovery is a big deal. These tiny molecular machines underpin every biological process in every living thing and each one has a unique 3D shape […]

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Data Visualization Neural Networks

Visualizing Deep Learning

vcubingx provides a visual introduction to the structure of an artificial neural network. The Neural Network, A Visual Introduction | Visualizing Deep Learning, Chapter 1 0:00 Intro 1:55 One input Perceptron 3:30 Two input Perceptron 4:40 Three input Perceptron 5:17 Activation Functions 6:58 Neural Network 9:45 Visualizing 2-2-2 Network 10:59 Visualizing 2-3-2 Network 12:33 Classification […]

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Nifty Online Tool Animates Your Actions in Real-Time
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AI Powered Online Tool Animates Your Actions in Real-Time

As a content creator, I appreciate tools that quickly and easily make me able to generate content. Throw AI and computer vision into the mix, then I’m all in. Here’s a cool tool that will radically transform animation. Pose Animator basically animates users’ poses and movements from either a camera feed or a static image, […]

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