Saturday, October 29, 2016

TED - How computers are learning to be creative (by Blaise Agüera)

Aunque no pudieron emitir por falta de tiempo, en el evento TEDxBarcelona del pasado 7/10/2016 se incluía en el programa la siguiente charla: How computers are learning to be creative de Blaise Agüera.

How computers are learning to be creative | Blaise Agüera y Arcas


We're on the edge of a new frontier in art and creativity — and it's not human. Blaise Agüera y Arcas, principal scientist at Google, works with deep neural networks for machine perception and distributed learning. In this captivating demo, he shows how neural nets trained to recognize images can be run in reverse, to generate them. The results: spectacular, hallucinatory collages (and poems!) that defy categorization. "Perception and creativity are very intimately connected," Agüera y Arcas says. "Any creature, any being that is able to do perceptual acts is also able to create."

TEDTalks is a daily video podcast of the best talks and performances from the TED Conference, where the world's leading thinkers and doers give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes (or less). Look for talks on Technology, Entertainment and Design -- plus science, business, global issues, the arts and much more. Find closed captions and translated subtitles in many languages at http://www.ted.com/translate

No comments: