Legendary Video Game Director Hideo Kojima Wants to Become AI After He Dies
Legendary video game director, writer, and producer, Hideo Kojima wants to use AI to cheat death. Well, kind of. Though not unheard of, the use of artificial intelligence as a means to avoid our demise is a common trope in science fiction. While speaking to the... Read more
Krispy Kreme CEO: Robots to Make Your Doughnuts “Within the Next 18 Months”
While speaking with Yahoo Finance, Mike Tattersfield, CEO of Krispy Kreme, opened up about how the company is looking to automate the production of its sweet treats. Saying in part, “Probably within the next 18 months, you’ll see some automation starting to go into the frosting,... Read more
South Park Creators Secure $20 Million in Funding For Their Deepfake VFX Studio Deep Voodoo
The creators of South Park, Trey Parker, and Matt Stone, were able to secure a $20 million investment for their AI entertainment start-up Deep Voodoo. According to Variety.com, the funding was led by Connect Ventures, an investment partnership between CAA and venture capital firm New Enterprise... Read more
AI-Generated Art Used in Rick and Morty Creator’s New Game: High on Life
With 2022 coming to a close, it’s hard to argue against the impact of AI-generated art. Whether it’s winning state fairs, or artist backlash against the technology, AI-generated art has taken the world by storm. It’s no surprise then that as it becomes more common, more... Read more
AI-Powered Tools Showing Promise in Detecting Mental Health Disorders & Distress
New machine learning tools are showing promise in detecting mental health disorders & distress where traditional screening programs fall short. In a summary paper that documented eight years of studies from the National Library of Medicine on PubMed.gov, investigators found that AI-powered tools are showing remarkable... Read more
Could AI-Powered Tools Such as ChatGPT Provide Students With an Unfair Advantage?
With the rapid expansion of AI-powered tools enhancing existing human abilities, many are worrying about its effects on education. In short, could AI-powered tools, such as ChatGPT, be used by students to cheat? This is the question being asked by the Financial Times. As we’ve seen... Read more
Jon Lai of Riot Games and A16z Opens Up About AI In AAA Games
As we reported back in the summer, AI is making inroads into gaming. This was seen with the release of the very first completely AI-created video game. According to the creators of This Girl Does Not Exist, the entire game from music, character, art, and more... Read more
ArtStation Creators Have United in Protest Against AI Art – NVIDIA Creative Director Hexeract Reacts
It seems that the backlash against AI-generated artwork is coming to a head. As reported by 80.lv, thousands of creators are demanding ArtStation remove AI content from their platform. For those unfamiliar with ArtStation, it’s a platform that allows artists to set up shop and sell... Read more
China Targets AI-Generated Media With New Watermark Requirement
China has taken the first steps to ensure that AI-generated media is distinguishable. In a report from The Register, China’s Cyberspace Administration issued new regulations. These new rules prohibit the creation of AI-generated media without any clear distinguishing marks and labels. These new rules come as... Read more
Top Generative AI and AI Art News from 2022
The world of art has been rocked by advancements in artificial intelligence. The advancement has manifested so quickly, that as the year comes to a close, the art community is worried. Many feel that thanks to AI’s ability to learn from human artists and mimic their... Read more