Archive for Artificial Intelligence

GPT-2 tries to imitate Yoon Ha Lee

In 2021, @telophase trained GPT-2 on the complete text of Yoon Ha Lee’s Machineries of Empire novels. (With Yoon’s permission.) @telophase then posted some of the (often entertaining) results. I think this one is my favorite: Inside, there was a very fine collection of paper and styluses, a very large map, and a very good […]

AI has a long way to go

Twitter just recommended for me a tweet that it labeled as being on the topic “filmmaking.” It was a tweet by Ana Mardoll about a doctor behaving badly. It had nothing to do with filmmaking. But it did include the phrase “right before he wrote the script.” Dear Twitter: Words have multiple meanings. In this […]