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Copyright Law Makes Artificial Intelligence Bias Worse

But it could be used to help fix the problem too.
Louise Matsakis
10.31.17
Art

What it Means to Be an 'Experimental Computer Poet'

A conversation with Allison Parrish, the artist behind your favorite Twitter bots.
Mariana Fernandez
10.12.17
goodbye humans

Researchers Are Building AI to Replace Video Game Testers

It’s all about the right kind of randomness.
Jordan Pearson
3.28.17
Art

How Machine-Generated Screenplays May Affect Artists

Artificial intelligence generated the screenplay for sci-fi short-film, Sunspring. Turns out, machines like this might actually benefit writers and artists alike.
Monica Rodriguez
6.24.16
Art

Now Would Be a Great Time To Get Into Creative JavaScript

Learning p5, a web-based interpretation of Processing, just got even easier to learn with a new series of tutorial videos.
Michael Byrne
10.11.15
70s

This 70-Year-Old Programmer Is Preserving an Ancient Coding Language on GitHub

"Everything else I’ve written, those were all on magnetic tapes and are lost to history.”​
Jordan Pearson
9.11.15
video

The Sentient Surveillance Camera

What the world’s first talking artificially intelligent camera says about the surveillance age.
Brian Merchant
9.10.15
Motherboard Blog

Fly Girls (and Boys): 'The Fly Room' Opens Up a Pioneering DNA Lab in Film and Architecture

Alexis Gambis, who founded the Imagine Science Film Festival after getting his PhD in genetics and a masters in film, has reconstructed the legendary fruit fly laboratory where many modern-day genetics discoveries were made.
Ruth Reader
7.22.13
Motherboard Blog

Ones and Zeros: Climate Change, China's Hipsters, Jony Ive's Apple

Our weekly round-up of the good guys and bad guys running rampant on the open Internet.
ALEC LIU
11.2.12
Motherboard Blog

Feel the Future at the ITP Spring Show

Dennis Crowley, the co-founder of Foursquare, is an ITP alum and describes the program as “art school for engineers and engineering school for artists.”
Akinwale Ogundipe
5.5.10