03rd Jun 2016
Just in April of this year, we got to see a painting that — to those familiar with Rembrandt — seemed reminiscent of the Dutch painter’s style. It was actually an object made by a 3D printer from cloth — and, of course, a really smart program at work.
And recently, Google announced that their Project Magenta — which is built on top of TensorFlow, Google’s AI engine — had resulted in a program creating a 90-second piece of music.
While art-by-computers isn’t new, it’s interesting that Eric Schmidt’s vision suddenly seems very real: In New York yesterday, Schmidt said Google, IBM, and Facebook are working on rather different things within AI.
While IBM seems to be focused on “complicated problem solving” and Facebook on natural language, Google “wants to build an underlying platform that allows you to do all this stuff.”
And they very well might, sooner than later. Even if the piano composition isn’t all that great.
Google’s Project Magenta Comes up with its First Piece of Music | TechTree.com
Google’s Project Magenta Comes up with its First Piece of Music
90-second tune with only four notes as input
- DRIFE Begins Operations in Namma Bengaluru
- Sevenaire launches ‘NEPTUNE’ – 24W Portable Speaker with RGB LED Lights
- Inbase launches ‘Urban Q1 Pro’ TWS Earbuds with Smart Touch control in India
- Airtel announces Rs 6000 cashback on purchase of smartphones from leading brands
- 78% of Indians are saving to spend during the festive season and 72% will splurge on gadgets & electronics
- 5 Tips For Buying A TV This Festive Season
- Facebook launches its largest creator education program in India
- 5 educational tech toys for young and aspiring engineers
- Mid-range smartphones emerge as customer favourites this festive season, reveals Amazon survey
- COLORFUL Launches Onebot M24A1 AIO PC for Professionals