Kategorie artificial inteligence

Work in progress: Portraits of Imaginary People

Jun 6, 2017 For a while now I’ve been experimenting with ways to use generative neural nets to make portraits. Early experiments were based on deepdream-like approaches using backprop to the image but lately I’ve focused on GANs. As always resolution and fine detail is really difficult to achieve. For starters the receptive field of […]

The Unsettling Performance That Showed the World Through AI’s Eyes

Trevor Paglen’s Sight Machine with Kronos Quartet and Obscura Digital from Obscura Digital on Vimeo. Inside an abandoned warehouse on the San Francisco docks, as the damp air floods through the holes in its rusted tin roof, Sunny Yang is playing her cello while recovering from the flu. She is 45 percent sad and 0.01 […]

How the CIA made Google +Why Google made the NSA

Nafeez Ahmed Investigative journalist, recovering academic, tracking the Crisis of Civilisation patreon.com/nafeez Jan 22, 201549 min read How the CIA made Google Inside the secret network behind mass surveillance, endless war, and Skynet— part 1 By Nafeez Ahmed INSURGE INTELLIGENCE, a new crowd-funded investigative journalism project, breaks the exclusive story of how the United States intelligence community funded, […]