Art

AnimeGan Machine Learning Turn Photos Anime-Style Backgrounds info
Generative AI

AnimeGan Machine Learning Turn Photos Anime-Style Backgrounds info

For fans of Hayao Miyazaki , Makoto Shinkai and Satoshi Kon, a Chinese research team from Wuhan University and Hubei University of Technology has created a way to turn photographs into anime-style background art. Dubbed “AnimeGAN: A Novel Lightweight GAN for Photo Animation,” the technology uses machine learning through neural style transfer and generative adversarial […]

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Livestream Quantum Computing

How Quantum Computers Are Like a Magic 8 Ball, Omni Magazine, and Mr. Rogers on Channel 13.

In this livestream, I use a Magic 8 Ball to explain super position and get nostalgic for Omni Magazine.

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Now AI Can Recreate How Artists Painted Their Masterpieces
AI Generative AI

AI Can Recreate How Artists Painted Their Masterpieces

Recently, the researchers from MIT introduced a new AI system known as Timecraft that has the capability to synthesize time-lapse videos depicting how a given painting might have been created. According to the researchers, there are various possibilities and unique combinations of brushes, strokes, colors, etc. in a painting and the goal behind this research […]

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A new model for easy access to machine learning
AI Machine Learning

A Novel Way for Creators to Use Machine Learning

Machine learning is capable of doing some amazing things. However, the state of the art tends to be limited to academic and large corporate institutions. What would happen if artists, filmmakers, and the creative community had access to cutting edge technology without the heavy investment in research and development. The Verge looks into just that. […]

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Holly Herndon on Raising Her AI Baby and Embracing the Future
AI

Holly Herndon on Raising Her AI Baby and Embracing the Future

Art has always reflected the zeitgeist of the times. AI is proving to be no exception. Here’s an interesting look at Holly Herndon’s recent work in this space. Like so much art these days, Herndon’s work is a reflection of the times. Its nuanced synthesis of electronic manipulation and pop songcraft — including choral vocals […]

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AI

Art Exploration with AI

Just over two years ago, The Met launched an Open Access Program seeking to make the images and data of public-domain works in the museum’s collection available under an open data promise.  The program fills an important role in The Met’s mission to broaden global reach by making the museum’s collection one of the most […]

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Inside Japan’s Tech Revolution

BBC Click goes to Japan to see the latest gadgets at CEATEC and meet the team who landed a spacecraft on an asteroid. Plus an otherworldly digital art show.

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AI

Can Artificial Intelligence Create Art?

Another great episode of BBC Click where they examine whether or not AI could ever create an artistic masterpiece and take a visit Bangladesh to find out how technology is being used to help farmers there.

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