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deepfakes
deepfakes

Reddit Just Shut Down the Deepfakes Subreddit

Reddit finally does something about AI-generated fake porn videos.
Samantha Cole
2.7.18
deepfakes
deepfakes

Targets of Fake Porn Are at the Mercy of Big Platforms

With little legal recourse and no technological solution in sight, people who end up in deepfakes can only turn to platforms like Reddit for help, and Reddit isn't responding.
Samantha Cole
2.5.18
neural networks
neural networks

Attack Targets Automatic Speech Recognition Systems

Research demonstrates the possibility of using slight distortions to trick speech recognition neural nets into hearing spoofed messages.
Michael Byrne
1.31.18
Empathy
Empathy

How AI Can Help Us Understand Pain and Suffering

Pixar technical director Alonso Martinez sees AI as a tool for empathy.
Michael Byrne
1.29.18
cores
cores

Why Machine Learning Needs GPUs

Matrix multiplication and AI: A short primer
Michael Byrne
1.9.18
facial-recognition
facial-recognition

AI-Fooling Glasses Could Be Good Enough to Trick Facial Recognition at Airports

Adversarial objects, for your face.
Samantha Cole
1.5.18
HOTY2017
HOTY2017

This Ex-NSA Hacker Is Building an AI to Find Hate Symbols on Twitter

NEMESIS, developed by Emily Crose, is a program to automatically identify hate symbols on the internet.
Lorenzo Franceschi-Bicchierai
1.4.18
machine learning
machine learning

AI System Sorts News Articles By Whether or Not They Contain Actual Information

How much "news" is actually new?
Michael Byrne
1.3.18
robots
robots

What Makes a Job Vulnerable to AI Automation?

Economics researchers lay out a new set of criteria.
Michael Byrne
12.21.17
AI
AI

AI System Detects ‘Deception’ in Courtroom Videos

Analyzing facial micro-expressions yields almost 90 percent accuracy in detecting lies.
Michael Byrne
12.19.17
ASCII art
ASCII art

This Machine Learning Algorithm Can Turn Any Line Drawing Into ASCII Art

A form of art created by humans using computers has itself been co-opted by computers.
Daniel Oberhaus
12.12.17
algorithms
algorithms

Watch an Algorithm Turn Winter Into Summer in Any Video

Nvidia researchers developed a way to turn snowy roads into summer, and day into night.
Samantha Cole
12.5.17