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Neural network turns 24 fps videos into smooth, clear 60 fps

Neural network turns 24 fps videos into smooth, clear 60 fps

The latest episode of Two Minute Papers discusses a new video enhancement method called "Depth-Aware Video Frame Interpolation" to increase the frame rate of choppy videos. The breakthrough here is
This Office Space Meets The Matrix Deepfake Deserves a Theatrical Release

This Office Space Meets The Matrix Deepfake Deserves a Theatrical Release

The deepfake hits just keep on coming. Following an excellent reimagining of Back to the Future where Christopher Lloyd and Michael J. Fox are replaced with Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Holland, another
This Office Space Meets The Matrix Deepfake Deserves a Theatrical Release

This Office Space Meets The Matrix Deepfake Deserves a Theatrical Release

The deepfake hits just keep on coming. Following an excellent reimagining of Back to the Future where Christopher Lloyd and Michael J. Fox are replaced with Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Holland, another
Neural network restores and colorizes old movies

Neural network restores and colorizes old movies

From the excellent "Two Minute Papers" YouTube channel, a discussion of a paper titled "DeepRemaster: Temporal Source-Reference Attention Networks for Comprehensive Video Enhancement," that

Someone used neural networks to upscale a famous 1896 video to 4k quality (Updated)

Machine-learning software fills in missing details to produce realistic images.
Neural Networks Upscale Film from 1896 to 4K, Make It Look Like It Was Shot on a Modern Smartphone

Neural Networks Upscale Film from 1896 to 4K, Make It Look Like It Was Shot on a Modern Smartphone

There are lots of valid reasons to be worried about how deep learning techniques could potentially be used to manipulate footage for nefarious reasons. But as Denis Shiryaev demonstrates by upscaling
MIT Uses AI to Create Updated Street Maps from Satellite Imagery

MIT Uses AI to Create Updated Street Maps from Satellite Imagery

Researchers from MIT and the Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI) have combined two neural network models to generate more accurate GPS maps with easily accessible satellite images. The post MIT

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Ginormous diamonds, living robots made from frog stem cells, and more from around the web Preserving the Scents of Everyday Life Researchers at the UCL Institute for Sustainable Heritage are working

Improved Weather Forecasts Made Using Neural Networks

Using a vast neural network capable of making ultra-quick decisions based on images and predictive learning (rather than physics or meteorology), Google researchers may have finally figured out how to
WTF Is an Artificial Human and Where Did They Come From?

WTF Is an Artificial Human and Where Did They Come From?

Neon is the name of the company and also the name of its only product—if you can call it that. I’m told a Neon is a living entity, but it doesn’t have a physical body. I’m told a Neon is
Google AI Is Better At Identifying Breast Cancer Than Human Doctors

Google AI Is Better At Identifying Breast Cancer Than Human Doctors

Google is one of the leading developers of neural network AI, and it has developed a new system that uses the power of AI to identify breast cancer in mammograms that doctors might miss. The post
Top minds in machine learning predict where AI is going in 2020

Top minds in machine learning predict where AI is going in 2020

Google AI's Jeff Dean, PyTorch's Soumith Chintala, Nvidia ML's Anima Anandkumar, Kidd Lab's Celeste Kidd, and IBM Research's Dario Gil on the future of AI.
Revisiting the rise of A.I.: How far has artificial intelligence come since 2010?

Revisiting the rise of A.I.: How far has artificial intelligence come since 2010?

The 2010s have a good claim for being the greatest 10 years in the history of artificial intelligence. What were the biggest advances in A.I. over the past decade? Join us on a trip down memory lane.
Facebook Removes Accounts With AI-Generated Profile Photos

Facebook Removes Accounts With AI-Generated Profile Photos

Researchers said it appears to be the first use of artificial intelligence to support an inauthentic social media campaign.
Nvidia Taught an AI to Instantly Generate Fully-Textured 3D Models From Flat 2D Images

Nvidia Taught an AI to Instantly Generate Fully-Textured 3D Models From Flat 2D Images

Turning a sketch or photo of an object into a fully realized 3D model so that it can be duplicated using a 3D printer, played in a video game, or brought to life in a movie through visual effects,
Cloudy with a chance of neurons: The tools that make neural networks work

Cloudy with a chance of neurons: The tools that make neural networks work

If you want to get your own hands dirty with machine learning, start here.
‘Universal Lego Sorter’ Uses AI to Recognize Any Lego Brick

‘Universal Lego Sorter’ Uses AI to Recognize Any Lego Brick

On YouTube, you can learn how one man created a Lego sorting machine using AI, motors, and of course, Lego bricks. The post ‘Universal Lego Sorter’ Uses AI to Recognize Any Lego Brick appeared first
A Neural Network Powers This Lego-Built Brick Sorter That Can Recognize Every Piece Ever Made

A Neural Network Powers This Lego-Built Brick Sorter That Can Recognize Every Piece Ever Made

Lego becomes more and more enjoyable as your collection grows, until the point when your morass of plastic bricks becomes so overwhelming that it’s impossible to find the piece you’re looking for. At
A Neural Network Powers This Lego-Built Brick Sorter That Can Recognize Every Piece Ever Made

A Neural Network Powers This Lego-Built Brick Sorter That Can Recognize Every Piece Ever Made

Lego becomes more and more enjoyable as your collection grows, until the point when your morass of plastic bricks becomes so overwhelming that it’s impossible to find the piece you’re looking for. At
New MIT system extracts hidden videos from visible footage by analyzing how light reflects on a pile of clutter

New MIT system extracts hidden videos from visible footage by analyzing how light reflects on a pile of clutter

MIT CSAIL researchers have found a way to reconstruct hidden videos that are being displayed outside a camera's field of view by analyzing how reflections and shadows change in scenes that are visible