animation

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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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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AI Interesting Video Production

How Netflix’s ‘Klaus’ Made 2D Animation Look 3D

“Klaus,” Netflix’s first animated film, is an origin story of Santa Claus and uses an innovative technique to make 2D animation appear 3D.

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Science

How do Viruses Jump from Animals to Humans?

TED-Ed explains the science of how viruses can jump from one species to another and the deadly epidemics that can result from these pathogens. Here’s a story that happened right here in Maryland. At a Maryland country fair in 2017, farmers reported feverish hogs with inflamed eyes and running snouts. While farmers worried about the […]

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Interesting Security

Wikipedia Wars

BBC Click explores the possible state manipulation of Wikipedia and more.

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