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ChatGPT is not creative -or so it says

9 Jan 2023 2 minute read 4 comments JSL

Much has been said about the most powerful machine learning tools and AI systems lately. One popular consensus from opinion makers is that impressive as they are, these machines are not actually "creative". They may be creating novel answers whether...

Famous Women According to DALL·E from OpenAI

15 Dec 2022 1 minute read 0 comments JSL

I previously posted about Famous Women According to Stable Diffusion from StabilityAI. We can compare here some of those results with these ones from the DALL·E image generator of OpenAI.   Just like Stable Diffusion, these are completely artificiall...

Famous Women According to Stable Diffusion from StabilityAI

13 Dec 2022 1 minute read 0 comments JSL

This is just a fun experiment with open source text-to-image AI from StabilityAI.  You can check other AI models here.  Here is an example of normal prompts for this model: So I thought, how about checking out how it thinks real people look like? He...

dearMoon Crew Members Selected

11 Dec 2022 1 minute read 0 comments JSL

The dearMoon project of Yusaku Maezawa via SpaceX's Starship has finally selected the crew members of its mission to the moon.  It is an eclectic group of individuals like a DJ, K-Pop star, photographer, to the space geek Tim Dodd. They also come fro...

The Cyborgs Are Coming!

2 Dec 2022 2 minute read 1 comment JSL

Elon Musk and his team at Neuralink is now practically at the forefront of brain–computer interface(BCI) technology. They have further demonstrated at their recent presentation how much they have come a long way from their previous advancements which...

More YouTube channels to help you form your worldview

15 Nov 2022 1 minute read 0 comments JSL

In a previous blog post, I listed the essential YouTube channels to help you understand what's going on in the world around you.    Here are a few more that may also be interesting if the previous list was to your liking and you have more time to spa...

Essential YouTube channels to help you understand what's going on in the world around you

7 Nov 2022 1 minute read 0 comments JSL

Traditional media just doesn't cut it. That doesn't mean you should rely on any Tom, Dick and Harry that happen to go viral. Here are just a few of my standard fare information sources which have YouTube channels that make information consumption a l...

Logic of Emotions

4 Jul 2022 2 minute read 0 comments JSL

          When I first saw Spock(played by Leonard Nimoy) in Star Trek, I thought he and Vulcans in general would be the future of humanity. No emotions and just running on pure logic. At the time, it seems to be the logical flow of evolution if we w...