Artificial Intelligence Can Now Create “Choose Your Own Adventure” Stories

You’re in a small room. In front of you is a screen displaying a news article about a clever a new piece of artificial intelligence. A pique of curiosity sparks across your brain. Do you (a) read on and find out more, or (b) hit the back button and read about Tom Watson instead? Artificial Intelligence is now capable of writing branching stories, just like those found in 1980s Choose Your Own Adventure books, it has emerged. According to CNet the new system, dubbed Scheherazade after the storyteller in One Thousand and One Nights uses Amazon’s Mechanical Turk platform to crowdsource plot points from real humans (so it isn’t entirely automated), but then its intelligence is used to arrange them into an exciting, branching story. The AI sounds pretty smart…


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