Hot Air

They had left the boy behind long ago. Tatters of sunbleached cloth caught the wind on thin flagpoles but otherwise only their stories remained. The tales of high above. Past the clouds. The boy had begun to gather his own wool from the farmers after the sheep had been sheared and the merchants had taken… Continue reading Hot Air

Creativity in AI

The idea of a creative AI can be inherently terrifying. I recently sat down with a singer/songwriter to discuss just building a dataset to train a machine. Question one: ‘So you’re trying to replace musicians?’ Not quite.  It’s hard to imagine that, in a world where machines understand and can generate music from scratch, people… Continue reading Creativity in AI